Machine Operator

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Located in Nashville, TN

Salary: $12.00-$16.00 per Hour

Machine Operator Job Summary

We are looking for a hard-working, reliable, and detail-oriented machine operator who is committed to quality and safety in the workplace. As a machine operator, you will oversee machinery and various machine work processes in order to create precision implements and tools. You will follow blueprints and schematic work-ups to make products into a practical reality and check products for optimum quality assurance. You will also diagnose and repair any mechanical problems or faulty tools to ensure that equipment runs safely and efficiently at all times.

Machine Operator Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Read, analyze, and follow blueprint and sketch designs (including computer-aided design (CAD) and/or computer-aided manufacturing (CAM) files)
  • Set-up, calibrate, maintain, and repair machinery and machine tools as needed
  • Align and place tools, cutters, guides, and stops correctly in machine
  • Ensure machine parts are made to correct specifications by reading design manuals, blueprints, sketches, etc.
  • Operate manual machinery and oversee automated machines
  • Run test products to ensure quality and accuracy of production meets the set standard
  • Place and secure mobile fixtures and materials onto machine
  • Oversee machines, belts, any moving pieces, etc. during the production process and adjust speed and/or movements as needed
  • Observe and monitor input/output, accuracy, and efficiency of machine
  • Finish pieces by grinding, smoothing or shaping as necessary
  • Keep a daily activity log of production notes (including totals, defects etc.)
  • Follow state health and safety regulations by wearing required equipment and protection as needed
  • Present finished pieces to management for review or customers for purchase
  • Dispose of and/or recycle any waste in line with company and state environmental policy

Machine Operator Job Requirements and Qualifications

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • Training, certification, or degree from a technical college or vocational school preferred
  • 1 year experience in related position (job or apprenticeship)
  • Knowledge using Microsoft Suite
  • Experience using CAD (computer-aided design) and CAM (computer-aided manufacturing) software programs
  • High mathematical and mechanical acuity with experience reading blueprints and schematics
  • Ability to accurately read blueprints, sketches and/or computer-aided designs
  • Strong analytical and problem solving abilities

IndustrialIND

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $12.00 to $16.00 /hour

Express Office: Nashville (North)
2286 Rosa L Parks Boulevard
Nashville, TN 37228




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