Job Posting: Machine Operator WKND

Machine Operator WKND

Swannanoa, NC



3 day weekend shift! / Friday, Saturday, and Sunday / 7am – 7pm

The main function of a machine operator is to set up, operate, or tend more than one type of cutting or forming machine tool or robot.

Pay: $19/hr

Schedule: 7am – 7pm, Friday/Saturday/Sunday


Job Responsibilities:

• Inspect workpieces for defects, and measure workpieces to determine accuracy of machine operation, using rules, templates, or other measuring instruments.

• Observe machine operation to detect workpiece defects or machine malfunctions, adjusting machines as necessary.

• Read blueprints or job orders to determine product specifications and tooling instructions and to plan operational sequences.

• Set up and operate machines, such as lathes, cutters, shears, borers, millers, grinders, presses, drills, and auxiliary machines, to make metallic and plastic workpieces.



• Verbal and written communication skills, attention to detail, problem solving and interpersonal skills.

• Basic knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance.

• Basic ability to read blueprints.• Basic knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods.

Job Requirements

  • 1 year manufacturing experience