Machine Operator

Pension scheme Work-life integration Good development opportunities Employee discounts Health initiatives Attractive remuneration system

Observes machine operation to verify accuracy of machine settings and to detect malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining, using precision measuring instruments such as micrometer and caliper as required. Adjusts machine to control part process.  Inspects “first part” and work pieces throughout the production run for out of tolerance machining. Fine tunes machine settings for optimum performance. Cleans and maintains machine, tooling, and parts to maintain equipment in optimal production condition.(PM)   Exercises special care to ensure the machine is running correctly as damage to a machine might be costly. Assists mechanics and machinists in repair work Provides on-the-job training to new employees

Basic reading, writing, and arithmetic skills required. This is normally acquired through a high school diploma or equivalent. Must be detailed oriented.  Manual dexterity required for operating machinery and computers.  Ability to lift up to 50 pounds required.  Capable of handling material above 50 lb. with the assistance of hand trucks, lifts, conveyors and hoists. The ability to stand for long periods up to eight or more hours at a time.  Able to work in noisy environment. Specific vision abilities required by this job include color vision and the ability to distinguish between subsets of individual colors and quality of colors. Be able to work overtime if required.  (including weekends) Knowledge of using drill fixtures and jigs. Basic understanding of machining applications. Know how to setup machines for specific applications. Understanding of how to read blue prints.