**Machine Operator 1st shift or 3rd Shift**
Gem Care is currently hiring a Machine Operator for 1st or 3rd shift! This is a contract-to-hire position with benefits after 60 days!
Summary of Position: This position is responsible for the set-up and operation of machining tools to perform repetitive machining operations. Essential Job Duties: • The set-up and operation of machine tools to perform repetitive machining operations. • Verify dimensions of parts machined using micrometers, calipers, and other precision measuring instruments. • Perform routine maintenance on machinery. • Must be able to move about in and around machinery and between lines. • Frequently moves/lifts up to 50 lbs. through out the shift. • Constantly position self to run/maintain machinery (stooping, bending, squatting, pushing, and pulling). • Maintain clean, organized, and safe work environment. • Ability to read and write the English language. • Appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) must be worn in proper manner at all times. • Must have specific vision abilities to include: close vision, distance vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. • Ability to work varying shifts and overtime. Non-Essential Job Duties: • Cross train in other positions or on other lines to develop competency in all machining operations. • Proper waste disposal. • Learn Toyota Systems (TS). • Participate in Kaizen and continuous improvement activities. • Perform other duties as assigned.
Minimum Requirements: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satifactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. • High School Diploma. • Solid Work History. • Willingness to successfully function in a team environment. Desirable Skills and/or Training: • Strong Math Skills • Mechanical Aptitude • Certificates/Diplomas from an accredited college or skill center in machining or machine tool manufacturing.