About Us

Employment Opportunities at Motion Sensors Inc.

Thank you for your interest in Motion Sensors. We are constantly striving toward our goal of delivering high quality, innovative, and cost efficient products and services. We take this responsibility seriously and acknowledge that the people who will take us there are our most valuable resource. Each employee is personally responsible for the quality of his or her work and is empowered to initiate action to insure both quality and continuous improvement in our products and manufacturing processes. If you are up for the challenge, we invite you to consider the opportunities that are available with our company. Motion Sensors offers competitive wages and a generous benefit package.

MSI is a Drug Free Workplace. Drug Screening will be conducted on all new hires.

Employee Benefits

Motion Sensors strives to provide a superior benefit program that can be enjoyed by all employees. We have key departments that are staffed by multiple employees. Our Main areas of Operation are: Production, Inventory Control, Shipping and Receiving, Machine Shop, Engineering, Electronic Test, Utility, and Administration. Company benefits include paid holidays, paid sick/personal days, paid vacation, 401-K retirement plan with profit sharing, health insurance, short term disability insurance, and direct deposit payroll. We are continually striving to improve and enhance our benefits package.

Equal Opportunity Employer

It is the policy of Motion Sensors, Inc. to provide equal opportunity to all qualified individuals in its recruitment, hiring and employment practices and to ensure that there will be no discrimination against any person on the grounds of race, color, creed, age, religion, national origin, gender, marital status, handicap, political affiliation, beliefs, sexual orientation or other protected classes.

How to Apply

To apply, CLICK HERE to submit an application. Please, no phone calls or in-person submissions. As needed, please direct any questions to hr@motionsensors.com.

Current Openings


    Position Summary:

    Responsible for producing precision parts through programming and operation of CNC and manual lathes and milling machines. Individual will be responsible for producing and/or repairing parts using both manual and automated equipment. The Machinist is responsible for maintaining quality and safety standards at all times, keeping accurate records and documentation, and maintaining equipment and supplies.

    Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Reviews samples, drawings, or instructions to ensure accurate output
  • Plans the sequence of necessary actions for the completion of the job by studying and interpreting work orders, blueprints, schematics, and specifications
  • Selects the appropriate machine and settings for a given task
  • Monitors production, adjusting feed and others settings as necessary and identifying issues
  • Takes precision measurements of output to ensure consistency with specifications and discards defects
  • Documents actions by completing production and quality logs
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related tasks as needed
  • Ensures effective production operations and optimizes procedures.

  • Qualifications:

  • Vocational school or apprenticeship required
  • Excellent manual dexterity, accuracy and attention to detail
  • Great verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience in using and programming manual, semi-automated, or automated tools and machines (lathes, grinders, etc.)
  • Ability to use precision tools (e.g., calipers, height gauge, micrometers, etc.) to take accurate measurements
  • Ability to read blueprints, schematics, and manuals
  • Knowledge of metal properties and other materials
  • Outstanding mathematical skills and analytical abilities
  • Physical stamina and strength to lift heavy items

  • Benefits, Schedule and Pay:

  • Benefits include 3 weeks PTO, company supplemented health insurance, 401-K with company match and profit sharing (after one year of service)
  • Four day work week, Monday through Thursday, 7:00 – 5:30 with 30 minute lunch

  • Drug testing required.

Location: Elizabeth City, NC

ATEX & IECEx Certified: Custom & Standard Speed Sensors for Intrinsically Safe applications (also approved by CSA w/NRTL/C)