Machine Operator


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Located in Portland, MI

Job Summary: Responsible for operating machinery and equipment, as well as, identify areas of improvement to increase efficiency. Machine Operators will be working in the forging and heat treating area.

Location: Portland, MI

Position Type: Direct Hire and Temp to Hire

Pay: $13.00 - $14.00 an hour

Schedule: 1st, 2nd, and 3rd shift


  • Operate, maintain and clean manufacturing machinery and equipment
  • Troubleshoot and repair any mechanical failures
  • Complete work orders and requests in a timely fashion
  • Perform routine preventative maintenance
  • Adhere to safety policies and procedures.


  • Previous experience in production, manufacturing or other related fields
  • 1+ years of machine operation experience
  • Solid work history with longevity
  • Familiarity with schematics and technical drawings - blueprint reading is a plus
  • Familiarity with manufacturing machinery and equipment
  • Ability to handle physical workload
  • Good reading, math and communication skills
  • Must be available to work ALL 3 shifts

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Express Employment Professionals is a staffing development agency assisting businesses in attracting and developing top talent. Express Employment Professionals has been in Lansing for 18 years. Express can help you find a job that is the perfect fit for your needs and abilities, and you will never pay a fee for our services and support. Whether you are looking for a full-time position, part-time work, or a more flexible schedule, Express has a wide range of jobs available including Administrative, Light Industrial, Skilled Trades, and Professional positions through evaluation-hire, contract, and direct hire opportunities. Let us help you today!

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East Lansing, MI 48823
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