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Machine Operator

Job Category:Manufacturing
Level:Entry Level
Location(s):Moorpark (CA, US)
Closing Date:December 18, 2023


Job title: Machine Operator

Reports to: Manufacturing Lead

Scope of the role:

The Machine Operator reports to the Manufacturing Lead and sets-up, operates, and maintains machinery. They are responsible for ensuring the machine produces high quality products, runs smoothly and at capacity, and is properly maintained.


  1. Responsible for setting up and operating manufacturing equipment.
  2. Able to read and interpret blueprints, work orders and travelers.
  3. Bevel, Grinding, Moating and Sawing - *on the job training is available!*
  4. Perform a variety of tasks ranging from repetitive to non-repetitive in the manufacturing of precision optics.
  5. knowledge and understanding of process steps.
  6. Understand quality specifications and perform quality checks on own work.
  7. Proactively communicate process and/or equipment issues to Supervisor and/or Maintenance

Skills & Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED or equivalent education gained through work experience.
  • Minimum 1 years in a manufacturing environment.
  • Experience working with machinery.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced environment with minimal guidance required.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and other relevant software applications.
  • Good time management
  • Attention to detail.
  • Precision Optics experience is a plus.