Machine Operator A

Newton, Massachusetts

Posted in Manufacturing and Production

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The Machine Operator is responsible for following standard operating procedures in the operation of power tools and production equipment to manufacture plate, sheet, and tubing products.


  • Assists experienced manufacturing employees in the operation of rolling mills, shears, and other production equipment.
  • Uses hand grinding and polishing tools to remove imperfections from the surface of metal sheets, plates, and tubes.
  • Use solvents to clean the surfaces of metal products.
  • Use power shearing tools to size products to close dimensional tolerances.
  • Maintains a clean and orderly work area by following 5S standard work practices.

  • Requires a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Must be able to follow standard operating procedures and prescribed safety rules to maintain high quality standards and safe working conditions.
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment using computer databases and driving a fork truck is preferred.
  • 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.
  • Must be safety conscious and able to understand safety and environmental rules.
  • Requires the ability to recognize production problems and to seek assistance to resolve.


Position requires direct contact on the manufacturing floor and requires ambulation Work time is spent in a factory environment where temperatures fluctuate See the Occupational Demands Form for this position on file in the Occupational Health Office

The above description covers the most significant duties performed, but does not exclude other occasional work assignments not mentioned, the inclusion of which would be in conformity with the level of the job.

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