Machine Operator

Waukesha, WI 53186

Post Date: 06/21/2018 Job ID: 35830676 Industry: Industrial Pay Rate: $13.00/hour

At Instaff, our success depends on you! That s why we set you up to succeed from day one. From our commitment to finding you the right-fit job, to our training and benefits programs, Instaff gives you the tools you need to build the future you want! We know that our clients success, as well as our own, depends on treating our employees with respect and care. We call it partnership with a purpose. Join the Instaff team today!

Job Title:

Machine Operator

Job Type:





Waukesha, WI


Mon-Fri 630am-3pm

Pay Range:

$13-15per hour

Job Duties:

  • Performs complete set-ups to include: Programming, wire guides, loading of raw materials, adjust picker gap, carriage speed, material pressure, trimmers, wire tension, change filling tools, pickers, wire and any other general adjustments to run the machines.

  • Performs routine maintenance to include: lubrication, belt changes, changing trimmer heads, clean vacuum system, clean computer air filter, and general housekeeping.

  • Produces product at standard rates or better while maintaining specifications.

  • Maintain and update program card files and maintain spare parts cabinet.

  • Documents set-ups in logbook.

  • Fills out time sheet and labor summary daily.

  • Cuts raw material when necessary.

  • Boxes product when applicable.

  • Performs or obtains quality checks on each operational step before proceeding to the next step. Reports any quality issues to production supervisor immediately.

  • Assists in training and guidance for new department members.

Job Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Knowledge of basic shop math and understanding of metrics

  • Able to read a tape measure to 1/32 of an inch and use various measuring devices such as a micrometer, analog and dial caliper

  • Ability to work with minimum supervision

  • Possess strong mechanical abilities and analytical skills

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Ability to learn to program machines

  • Must possess good communication skills in the English language including written, verbal and listening.


  • Weekly pay

  • Direct Deposit or Pay Card (Visa)

  • Longevity and holiday pay

  • 401K plan

  • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance available for employee and family

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