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Machine Operator I

Company: Curbell Inc
Location: Jackson
Posted on: September 22, 2022

Job Description:


Machine Operator I


Jackson, MS;

Posted Date


Employment Type

Full time

Work Schedule

1st Shift

Travel Required


Position Summary

This position is responsible for setting up and operating CNC machining centers, mills, lathes, and router equipment. The Machine Operator produces quality product according to precise specifications within time constraints. At some locations, this position will also include general warehouse duties such as shipping and receiving. In this position, the employee will work with moderate supervision.

Primary Functions

Performs general warehouse duties - Fills orders in a timely manner by operating warehouse equipment and machinery including operating a fork lift, computing and optimizing yields, and cutting material to size. Loads and unloads delivery trucks as needed, using SAP to receive and ship materials. Processes operational activities in SAP through work orders and prepares proper documentation including transfer orders, bills of lading, delivery notes, work orders, call tags for non-conforming material and others as required.Sets up and operates production machinery such as CNC saws, lathes, milling machines, drills, shapers, boring mills and grinders to fabricate and repair parts and products. Works with some guidance from supervision.Responsible for maintenance of equipment - Completes preventative maintenance, troubleshoots malfunctions, and performs minor repairs as needed. Communicates errors in product, equipment, and other issues that may arise in fulfilling orders.Reading and Interpreting Documentation and Product Quality - Reads and interprets blueprints, sketches, and parts lists. Studies and interprets assembly instructions, and verifies specifications. Conducts dimensional and visual part inspections to prints and specifications using standard quality assurance inspection equipment.Problem solving and Communication - Resolves assembly and production issues and communicates errors in the product line, equipment and or issues in fulfilling orders.Safety and Continuous Improvement - Participates actively in Continuous Improvement activities and submits ideas to help drive improvement. Ensures the workplace and environment are clean and safe. Follows Company Safety policies and procedures and looks for ways to improve safety.


* Machinist certification
* High school diploma or GED, or equivalent work experience, Technical Degree helpful.


One year CNC Setup and Operation in a machine shop environment.

Job Specific Requirements

* Basic to mid-level reading, writing, arithmetic and PC skills
* Strong technical and organization skills
* Working knowledge of Microsoft Office. Proficient in SAP, or similar ERP logistics system.
* *Blueprint and sketch reading
* Basic understanding of the warehousing & distribution works. Keeps up to date on warehousing techniques and trends.
* Ability to multi-task in an intense, fast-paced, high-energy environment.
* May be required to travel on occasion
* Forklift certification.
* Must be eligible to access and review export controlled materials in compliance with U.S. export control laws.

Physical Requirements

* Must be able to lift, carry, push, pull a maximum of 75 pounds
* Ability to identify and distinguish colors
* Must be able to wear standard personal protective equipment such as safety glasses, respirators, hearing protection and steel toed shoes.
* Ability to use industrial equipment such as mobile stairs, powered industrial trucks, pallet jacks and panel saws.
* Ability to perform strenuous physical activities including extensive standing, walking and bending.

Innovative. Creative Problem Solving. Entrepreneurial.

Perhaps not the words that spring to mind when thinking about purchasing plastics, but at Curbell, they are what set us apart from the competition. Finding solutions to meet our customer's specific business challenges has made us one of the nation's premier suppliers of plastic sheet, rod, tube, and related materials, supplying hundreds of plastic products to serve commercial businesses across the U.S.

Sure, you can search online or in catalogs for the product you think you need and hope for the best. Or, you can benefit from Curbell's expert advice on possible material options for your application or specific project. For over 76 years, Curbell has provided a full line of quality plastic materials, related products and specialized programs whenever and however you need them.

The difference is our people. At Curbell Plastics, we choose employees who thrive on developing and implementing innovative approaches for their customers and who delight in finding new ways to go beyond expectations. They are rewarded with a corporate culture that values innovation and an entrepreneurial spirit, and that can provide rewarding career opportunities.

For more information, visit www.curbellplastics.com.

EOE/AA Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Disability/Veteran

Keywords: Curbell Inc, Jackson , Machine Operator I, Professions , Jackson, Mississippi

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