Hot Job – Machine Operator Newton, MA

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Hot Job – Machine Operator Newton, MA

machine-operator-opportunityOur client in Newton, MA is looking for a talented Machine Operator to join their team on a first shift basis!

Essential Functions & Responsibilities of Machine Operator:

  • Learn from experience manufacturing operators to operate production equipment such as industrial furnaces, rolling mills, shears, slitters, and forges, contributing to our goal of a flexible, well trained workforce.
  • Learn to recognize production problems and help in the resolution of the problem, contributing to our goal of continuous improvement.
  • Maintain your work area in a clean and orderly way on a daily basis by following 5S standard work practices, contributing to our goal of a safe, clean, and organized manufacturing plant.


Required Experience and Qualifications of Machine Operator:

  • Requires a high school or trade school education.
  • Must be able to follow standard operating procedures and prescribed safety rules in order to maintain high quality standards and safe working conditions.
  • Mechanical aptitude, attention to detail, experience using measuring tools such as micrometers and tape measures, as well as basic math skills, including fractions and decimals, is required.
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment using computer databases and driving a fork truck is desirable.
  • Must be safety conscious and able to understand safety and environmental rules.
  • Expected to work as part of a team and to make good decisions.

Physical Requirements of Machine Operator:

  • Position requires a moderate level of physical exertion.
  • Position is located in a manufacturing environment, exposing the incumbent to machines with movable parts, heat, and chemicals and consequently requires that personal protective equipment, provided by the company, be worn.

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