Job Description

We are looking for a skilled Machine Operator to set up, maintain and operate machinery. 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.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $18.50 – $21.20 per hour


  • 12 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Night shift
  • Weekend availability
    • Shift availability:
    • Night Shift (Preferred)
    • Day Shift (Preferred)

Work Location: One location, Mebane, NC

Experience: Operator: 1 year (Preferred)

Essential Functions

  • 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

Qualifications + Skills

  • 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)
  • Ability to read blueprints, schematics and manuals
  • Analytical skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Teamwork and communication skills
  • Physical stamina and strength
  • High school diploma or equivalent; technical degree is a plus

Benefits Offered

401(k), Dental insurance, Health insurance, Paid time off, Vision insurance

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Company Description

Maintenance Engineering Solutions builds and helps stabilize maintenance, reliability, and production teams for manufacturing facilities across the country. Typical roles we provide support to our clients include: Maintenance Managers, Supervisors, Planners, Schedulers, Mechanics, Electricians, Instrumentation & Controls Technicians, MRO, Storeroom, and Reliability Engineers.

Maintenance Engineering Solutions also provides SME resources in the following areas:

  • Maintenance Management, Leadership, Mentorship
  • Maintenance Planning and Scheduling
  • Maintenance Coordinator
  • PM Development and Optimization
  • Asset Management
  • CMMS Data Audits and Cleanup
  • MRO Specialist
  • Storeroom Design and Implementation
  • Reliability Engineering
  • Root Cause Analysis

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Job Category: Manufacturing
Job Type: Day Shift Full Time Night Shift
Job Location: Mebane North Carolina

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