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Machine Operator

Kodak, TN 37764

Employment Type: Contract To Perm Industry: Languages Job Number: VT514515514 Pay Rate: $15.00 / hour

Job Description

Automation Personnel Services is looking for a hard-working Machine Operator for a fabrication shop in Kodak, TN. In this role, you will have the opportunity to play a key part in putting together finished and semi-finished goods, assembling the pieces of components of a product and then joining the components into a whole product for a growing pipe manufacturer. 
Pay Rate 
$15.00 per hour plus a $.50 increase at successful 90-day probationary period.
Schedule and Hours 
Monday through Friday, 7:00am-3:30pm 
Machine Operator Duties and Responsibilities 
  • Sets up and operates machine tools associated with fabricating, then sets stops or guides to specified length as indicated by scale, rule, or template.  
  • Operates flame cutters, grinders, and drill presses, to bend, cut form, punch, drill, or otherwise form and assemble metal components.
  • Performs minor machine maintenance, such as oiling machines, dies, or work pieces.  
  • Measures work piece dimensions, using rule, template, or other measuring instruments to determine accuracy of machine operation.
Machine Operator Qualifications and Requirements 
  • Read and use a tape measure. (in office assessment will be conducted)
  • Excellent reading, math and problem-solving skills required. 
  • use power or hand tools to cut, shim, and make other modifications.
  • Lift up to 50lbs (in office assessment will be conducted)
Job Type 
Full time, temporary to hire
• Weekly Pay 
• 401(k) retirement plan 
• Medical, dental, vision, short-term disability and life insurance
• 5 paid Vacation Days after 1 year of continuous service (paid as a service bonus)
• 6 paid Holidays after 1500 continuous hours of service within a calendar year
Interested in this job?
Click Apply Now, email your resume to apsknoxville@apstemps.com, or call us at 865.968.0619 to learn more. You can also apply in person at our office located at 
Automation Personnel Services Knoxville Branch NEW LOCATION
9111 Cross Park Drive
Suite D-280
Knoxville, TN 37923
(Located inside TKO Suites of Knoxville) 
Bonus Opportunity! 
We are also offering a $50.00 referral bonus. Both employee and referral must stay on assignment for 30 days to receive the payout. 
About Automation Personnel Services 
Automation Personnel Services is an award-winning staffing agency with more than 30 years of experience in manufacturing and light-industrial staffing. Automation Personnel Services is the winner of the ClearlyRated® Best of Staffing Talent Award from 2019-2024, and the ClearlyRated® Best of Staffing Client Award from 2016-2024. Automation Personnel Services is also the recipient of the Safety Standard of Excellence Award by the American Staffing Association and was named one of the Best Staffing Companies to Work For 2022 by CIO Views Magazine. 
Our goal is finding you the right job! 
Equal Opportunity Employer 

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