Lafayette, IN
Full-time
Salary: $17.00 to $22.00 /hour


Pro Talent Group is searching for an experienced and dependable Machine Operator for a client of ours in Frankfort, IN to start immediately! This is a temp-to-hire opportunity on either 2nd or 3rd shift.

  • Position: Machine Operator
  • Shift: 2nd or 3rd
  • Pay: $17-22/hr. depending on experience
  • Location: Frankfort, IN

Position Summary: Machine Operator

Machine Operator is responsible for setting up a variety of products on several different size and types of boltmakers. Accountable for safely meeting daily production goals, quality requirements, and performing preventative maintenance.

Position Responsibilities: Machine Operator

  • Responsible for meeting daily production and quality goals.
  • Utilize critical measurement devices, such as: micrometers, calipers, optical comparator, and a variety of attribute gauges.
  • Use a Bill of Material (BOM) to identify proper tooling sequence.
  • Set up an operation of each aspect of the machine (i.e., wire draw, header, pointer, roll section, tracks and conveyors).
  • Accountable for performing preventative maintenance on machines.
  • Secure raw material when required.
  • Learn to operate and become proficient on different types of boltmaking machinery (i.e., Sacma, National, Formax, and Nedschroef).
  • Ensure safety standards are adhered to at all times.
  • Commitment to Company core values: Teamwork, Responsibility, and Trust.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications-Education/Experience: Machine Operator

Required:

  • High school diploma or GED.
  • Successfully complete entry level training which will include 40 hours of classroom instruction and up to 180 days job shadowing with a senior operator.
  • Strong attention to detail as well as troubleshooting ability.
  • Good math skills; able to interpret metric and standard dimensions.
  • Must be able to retain and apply technical information from machine manuals.
  • Multi-tasking ability.
  • Identify and use several different hand tools.
  • Must be able to lift and/or maneuver up to 50+ pounds.
  • Ability to stand for 8+ hours and endure frequent climbing, twisting, and turning.
  • Must be flexible to work OT, including weekends and holidays.

Preferred:

  • Previous boltmaking operations preferred.
  • Experience with operating progressive presses a plus.
  • Prior work experience in a manufacturing environment helpful.
  • Strong mechanical ability preferred.
  • Ability to Read and understand blueprints preferred

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