T.J. Davies Company is an independently owned manufacturer of retention knobs and retention knob sockets. For more than fifty-five years T. J. Davies Company has been manufacturing our own line of retention knobs. All manufacturing is done in our plant located in Mantua, Ohio. Our retention knobs are known throughout the industry as second-to-none, and they can be easily recognized in their famous blue tubes. We are entering an exciting period of growth and we are looking for people who share our passion for excellence and our vision for the future.

If you are ready for the next step in your career path, then Come Grow With Us!


To apply for this job email your details to sherry.davies@tjdavies.com

About T.J. Davies Company

T J Davies Company is currently looking for a motivated CNC Operator. This position will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of various machines.

What You Can Expect From Us

At T J Davies Company, we offer a comprehensive benefits package that goes above and beyond for our dedicated employees. We recognize that the success of our company depends on the success of the individual, as well as the team. Here is what you can expect from us:

Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $16.00 - $22.00 per hour
Expected hours: 40 per week


Medical Mutual medical coverage;
Dental and Vision
Life insurance.
Short term & long-term disability
Paid holidays
Paid Winter Break
Sick and Vacation
Employee Assistance Program
Paid training and opportunities for growth and development
If this sounds like the opportunity you have been waiting for, submit your resume today to learn more about what T.J. Davies Company has to offer you!

“Providing the services our customers deserve. Delivering the satisfaction, they expect.”

T J Davies Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We celebrate diversity and we are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Veterans are encouraged to apply.

What We Expect From You


Efficiently set up and operate CNC machines to perform tasks such as drilling, milling, turning etc.
Ensure the proper tooling and computer programs are installed for jobs.
Monitor CNC machine during production run and adjust programs as necessary.
Use precision measuring instruments and hand tools to verify conformance of finished work pieces to specifications.
Prioritize work according to instructions.
Maintain cleanliness of equipment and work area.
Perform day to day maintenance on machines, and other preventative maintenance as required.

Strong mechanical skills.
Strong shop math skills.
Ability to prioritize effectively.
Ability to use precision measuring instruments.
Ability to communicate and work well with others.

High School diploma or equivalent.
Previous CNC machining experience or trade school grad preferred
Willing to train the right person