Machine Operator in Lenox, IA at Elite Staffing Inc.

Date Posted: 1/26/2023

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    Lenox, IA
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Job Description

Position: Machine Operator / Fabricator

Pay: $18.00/hr + $500 sign on bonus

Location: Lenox, IA

Hours: 6 a.m. to 430 p.m. 


Machine Operator operates various fabrication machines and fabricates material to specification, from job orders and document production data.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Set-up, adjust, program, calibrate and perform preventative maintenance on fabrication equipment

  • Fabricate materials to specification, from job order and document production data at a level of output that minimizes productions delays

  • Utilize quality checks to ensure all systems are set for correct operational sequencing and to meet product standards

  • Maintain a clean and orderly work area to 5S Standards

  • Understanding of how to use measuring instruments (calipers, protractor, tape measure, steel ruler), read blueprints and operate hand grinder and other hand tools

Other Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Ability to read, write and use basic math skills plus factions and decimals

  • Strong mechanical aptitude with the ability to follow precise instructions

  • Will be required to cross-train as back-up in other areas of manufacturing plant

  • Required to have proper and accurate entry into the time and attendance system

  • Other job-related duties may be necessary to carry out the responsibilities of this position

Performance Expectations:

  • Safety, Quality, Accuracy, Timeliness, Reliability and Thoroughness of work performed

  • Gains the trust and respect of the shift supervisor, co-workers, and other employees

  • Develops working knowledge of the production environment and has ability to respond to change

  • Work to Continuously Improve the operations of the Department through Lean activities and Improvement suggestions

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Prefer at least 6 months of experience working with MIG welding

  • Position requires good mathematical ability and the ability to read and interpret blueprints

  • Positions requires the ability to operate precision measuring devices such as calipers, micrometers, protractors, and tape measure.

Working Conditions:

  • Work in a production environment with the risk of injury

  • Safety equipment must be worn when working with equipment in the shop

  • Physical demands occasionally required to site; climb and balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl and frequently required to use hands and fingers to handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms.

  • Stand for up to 12 hours per day and occasionally life up to 50 pounds.

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