Machine Operator in Longmont, CO at Volt

Date Posted: 7/23/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Longmont, CO
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    16 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $17.0 - $23.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone

Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is hiring for machine operators in the Longmont, Colorado area.

Summary of Duties: Machine Operators perform basic set ups, and maintain and operate a variety of machines to produce precision parts.  Machine Operators report to the General Manager of Manufacturing/Assistant Manager, and take direction from Production Supervisor, and shift leads.

Required Competencies:

  • Active Listening/Execution: Follow structured procedures and instructions both verbal and written, ask questions when appropriate.
  • Physical Strength: Able to lift up to 50lbs repetitively, stand, and undergo continuous bending and reaching for periods up to 10hrs/day.
  • Safety: Follow all safety-related guidelines and procedure to safely operate and clean machines.
  • Coordination: Work well with others to meet team goals; able to be flexible, adaptable, and reliable in a fast-paced, growing team environment. Able to fill shift requirements as needed.
  • Fine Motor Skills: Build, assemble, and connect multiple components.
  • Withstand Industrial Working Environments: Able to work near loud noises, occasionally be exposed to fumes and odors, chemicals, and large equipment operating with high voltage and moving parts.
  • Math: Ability to use basic math to perform various functions such as calculate material length and quantities, convert dimensions, calculate offsets, etc.

Preferred Competencies: 

  • Machines: Operate and perform basic set-up of machines such as mills, drill presses, lathes, saws, CNC machines, tubing bender, laser cutting table etc.
  • Operation Monitoring: Monitor part production and other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly; follow safety protocols and check for warning signals.
  • Mechanical Drawing/Print reading: Read and interpret basic mechanical drawings and technical specifications to ensure that machine tools are accurately set-up and products are produced with precision.
  • Equipment Maintenance/Repair: Perform basic maintenance, cleaning and inspection of machinery and other equipment.
  • Quality Control Analysis: Conduct tests and inspections to validate that pieces meet specifications and provide feedback to managers on problems.
  • Transportation: Pick-up and make deliveries.

Mechanical Skills: Perform basic mechanical functions with hand tools

Volt Workforce Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer.