Manufacturing Machine Operator


Position: Manufacturing Machine Operator

Industry: Manufacturing and Production

Job Type: Temp to Hire

Location: Mattawan, MI 49071

Pay Rate: $12.75/ Hr- $13.35/hr (depending on shift) with quick advancement opportunities

Available Shifts:

1st Shift: Monday-Friday, 8a-4p

2nd Shift: Monday-Friday, 4p-12a

3rd Shift: Monday-Friday12a-8a

Overtime on weekends on either voluntary or mandatory basis available

Job Description:

Snelling has an immediate opening for a Manufacturing Machine Operator in Mattawan, MI. This position will be responsible for setting up and operating a variety of manufacturing machine tools to produce precision parts and instruments. This position will also work on continuous improvements with regard to workmanship standards, standard operating procedures, and safety regulations. The Manufacturing Machine Operator should be able to work independently and demonstrate a proactive, problem-solving attitude.

Manufacturing Machine Operator Job duties include:

  • Prepare and operate manufacturing machines, such as lathes, shears, millers, presses, drills, etc., to produce high-quality product for final processing.
  • Load and unload material and product onto the machine
  • Ability to read a blueprint or job orders to determine product specifications and tooling instructions
  • Measure dimensions of finished work pieces to ensure conformance to specifications, using measuring instruments, templates, and fixtures
  • Inspect and troubleshoot machine as issues arise

Manufacturing Machine Operator Requirements:

  • Previous machine operator or assembler experience required
  • Ability to accurately follow a variety of work instructions
  • Ability to multi-task on a variety of projects

Manufacturing Machine Operator Benefits:

  • Medical, Vision, Dental, and Life Insurance after 30 days
  • 401K (eligible from start date, matched after 1 year)
  • Weekly Electronic Pay

To Apply: Interested candidates should submit their resume to Kelsey Ackerman at for immediate consideration or call Snelling at (269)324-2715. Resumes will be reviewed as quickly as possible, and qualified candidates will be contacted to set up an interview. Snelling participates in E-Verify and is a drug free workplace. Candidates may be subject to drug testing.
Keywords: Plastic, Injection Molding, Assembler, Quality, Warehouse


Mattawan, Michigan 49071




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Snelling is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and employment is “at will”. Snelling participates in E-Verify and is a drug free workplace. Candidates may be subject to drug testing.