Weekend Machine Operator
IH Services, Inc
Newberry, SC US
Posted ago
IH Services, Inc

Part Time

We are looking for part time weekend only Machine operator for  1st, 2nd, and 3rd shifts.

These individuals would have to be able to work independently and have at least 1 year of machine operation experience. Machine operators whose work revolves around intricate machinery from installation to operation. This is a job that requires patience and technical skills. Machine operators will be required to work with various machinery, ranging from equipment controlled by computers to mechanical-based machinery to ensure that everything is working in order.

Furthermore, machine operators also need to periodically conduct maintenance on their machines and make sure all of the equipment are provided with necessary materials, so they can work at its fullest capacity. The work of machine operators can be either specific or very general. 

The main job is to operate and handle heavy equipment, computer controlled machines, and more mechanically supported machineries from setup to execution and help in easy running of the production business and execute critical maintenance responsibilities of the machines operated by them.

Though this position functions as quality assurance personnel, craftsmen, builders, etc., the machine operators are basically of two types depending upon the type of work performed.

Tenders: These monitor and gauge the speed, weight, load, grade, and quality including other related facets of the machineries before and while they are being operated. They usually possess in-depth understanding of the working mechanism of different systems.

Setters: These look into the technicalities of all equipment and machines to upgrade them with the necessary tooling and gauges with a view to ensure their sound functionality, quality maintenance, and safe keeping.

Again, the professionals could also be categorized as drill-press, lathe, boring machine, precision grinding machine, milling machine, etc., operators, according to the kind of machinery controlled by them. As a requirement, the operators are needed to follow safety methods while working with the machines to avoid injuries and accidents. They are subjected to wear the necessary protective clothing, providing protection from harmful fumes and chemicals used in the manufacturing of goods.


  • Operating and maintaining all types of heavy equipment
  • Translating the blueprints and dimensions on drawings to perform aligning, loading, operating, and other related tasks
  • Oiling and greasing the machines and ensuring their proper workability
  • Adjusting the operating speed and controlling the load of the machines
  • Arranging and setting up the material handling equipment and machineries
  • Monitoring the machine operations to see that the finished products and components are aptly matching with the quality and quantity constraints of the company
  • Providing minor specifications to upgrade the systems as required
  • Examining and discarding defective goods and packaging components
  • Replenishing, stocking, and sorting the packaging supplies
  • Loading and placing the prepared commodities in appropriate depot locations
  • Recalibrating and cleaning the machineries after completing the production activities
  • Maintaining a report of the total measure of goods manufactured per day
  • Checking the newly installed machines for their efficiency and delivering a report for the same to the senior officials


  • Sound technical skills and ability to fix problems with any type of machinery
  • Ability to work with schematics and comprehend complex technical instructions and blueprints 
  • Physically fit and sound
  • Ability to work for extended hours
  • Solid base in mathematics and read a tape measure
  • Excellent analytical skills with the ability to pay profound attention to detail

Educational and Qualifications

  • Previous 1 yr. experience as a machine operator 
  • Must be able to stand for at least 8 hours 
  • High School diploma or equivalent  
$12+ Per Hour, depending on position and skill set
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