Machine Operator III

Job Summary

The Machine Operator III is responsible for operating machines in their assigned department.

List of Machines

  • Grecon   
  • Grecon Optimizer (P) 
  • Busellato   
  • Moulder (P)
  • Tenoner   
  • Rip Saw (P)
  • Archer    
  • Homag -Edgebander
  • Costa    
  • Weeke
  • Molder    
  • Overhead Router  
  • Viet  
  • Bacci Door Sizer

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Verifies work orders selecting correct program for machining parts.
  • Assures proper materials are being used according to production requirements and the material being used meets quality standards.
  • Uses measuring tools to verify machine accuracy and calibration, and records on audit sheets. 
  • Labels, sorts, or stacks machined parts for next step in the manufacturing process.
  • Performs daily and weekly maintenance and informs Manager or leadperson of any deficiencies.
  • Operates equipment at maximum capacity safely.
  • Participates and contributes to a Work Team environment and follows Quality Control checks.
  • Follows all Safety Rules and contributes to a safe work environment.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Required Education, Training or Experience

  • High School education or up to one-month related experience or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Able to read a tape measure in both standard and metric units
  • Able to read shop prints in standard and metric units
  • Able to read measuring tools in standard and metric units
  • Able to troubleshoot common quality and machining problems

Shop Environment

Employees must be able to cope with climates; endure heat and cold conditions in the shop. Fast paced workloads and high noise levels are normal. Paint fumes and exposure to chemicals associated with an industrial paint department may be present. Personal Protective Equipment as required by OSHA will be provided by the Company.