Machine Operator

Flexible Metal, Inc.

Tucker, GA

Machine Operator and General manufacturing worker job description

Key Responsibilities:

  • Safely and effectively operates and maintains assigned machine (s) or equipment (s) to produce quality products or processes. 
  • Start up and shut down production line. 
  • Perform minor changeovers in a safe and efficient manner. 
  • Work on any process as assigned. 
  • Complete required paperwork and checklists as required. 
  • Troubleshoot and resolve basic to moderate operating difficulties. 
  • Read and understand work manuals and directions. 
  • Determine quality ranges. 
  • Coordinate with setup and maintenance technicians for setups and maintenance of equipment/machine to minimize production and machine downtimes. 
  • Clearly identify, monitor, and maintain inventory of all WIPs, materials, tooling, and finished products used in the cell. 
  • Ensure adequate supply of raw materials and communicate resource requirements for replenishment. 
  • Consistently monitor, measure, record, and adjust machines and other processes to maintain product consistency and appearance within specifications. 
  • Willingness to work various hours including weekends, and holidays when needed to accommodate production needs. 


Key Qualifications:


  • GED or equivalent
  • Prior work experience in a warehouse setting.
  • Prior operation of manufacturing equipment/machine.
  • Ability to read, write, and interpret English paper works and work instructions without help. 
  • Ability to move, pull, push, and lift up to 50lb of materials. 
  • Ability to stand for up to 10 hours. 
  • Ability to sit for up to 10 hours. 
  • Ability to follow rules. 
  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Ability to deal with work associated stresses. 


Benefit Package Summary:

Hyspan is a 100% Employee Owned Company.  This means each employee has a stake in his or her work product and the value of the company through an ESOP (Employee Stock Ownership Plan).  Don't be just a number join one of the Hyspan Companies and be an OWNER!

This position requires the ability to be a competent training and prototype specialist, independently and regularly performing one-off work of significant complexity.