Machine Operator

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  • Location:

    Tyngsboro, United States

  • Sector:

    Machine Shop

  • Contact:

    Kevin Sledge

  • Published:

    almost 3 years ago

Title:  Machine operator



  • Plan machining by studying work orders, blueprints, engineering plans, materials and specifications.
  • Configure machines by entering instructions, including zero and reference points, setting tool registers, offsets, compensation and proving part programs.
  • Load machine with work pieces.
  • Verify settings by measuring positions, 1st run part and sample work pieces.
  • Maintain specifications by observing operations; taking measurements; detecting malfunctions; troubleshooting processes; replacing worn tooling; adhering to quality assurance procedures and processes.
  • Meet production goals in terms of cycle time, quantity and quality.

Additional Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Maintain safe operations by keeping work area clean and organized 
  • Maintains equipment by completing basic preventative maintenance requirements.
  • Document actions by completing required paper and/or electronic logs.
  • Maintains continuity among work shifts by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities and continuing needs. 


  • Minimum High school diploma/ged required
  • 5 years minimum experience