Machine Operator in Buffalo, NY at Parallel Employment Group

Date Posted: 3/2/2018

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Job Description

We are looking for a skilled Machine Operator to set up, maintain and operate machinery! All 3 shifts available. You’ll ensure the interminable and efficient running of production. A great machine operator is reliable and able to work with attention to detail and safety standards. On-the-job training is a good way to discover how to do the job better, so you should have willingness to learn and improve. Being a team player is essential since all tasks will require close collaboration with co-workers. The goal will be to ensure that production procedures will be carried on smoothly to maximize efficiency and profits.


  • Set up machines (calibration, cleaning etc.) to start a production cycle

  • Control and adjust machine settings (e.g. speed)

  • Feed raw material or parts to semi-automated machines

  • Inspect parts with precision and measuring tools

  • Test operation of machines periodically

  • Fix issues that might occur during the shift

  • Check output to spot any machine-related mistakes or flaws

  • Keep records of approved and defective units or final products

  • Maintain activity logs

  • Follow all GMPs

  • Proven experience as a machine operator

  • Working knowledge of diverse high-speed machinery and measurement tools (caliper, micrometer etc.)

  • Understanding of production procedures

  • Adherence to health and safety regulations (e.g. constant use of protective gear)

  • Analytical skills

  • Attention to detail

  • Teamwork and communication skills

  • Physical stamina and strength

  • High school diploma or equivalent; technical degree is a plus

  • Pay rate: $11hr-$14hr

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