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Machine Operator

Newbury Franklin Industrials

Newbury Franklin Industrials

Buffalo, NY, USA
Posted on Sunday, November 5, 2023
Job Summary:

The Machine Operator will be responsible for setting up and operating various machinery and equipment involved in cutting plastics, rubber, and foam. This role requires a strong focus on safety, quality, and precision details.


  • Sets up and operates machinery according to prints and specifications including required alignment, calibrations, and dimensions. Assigned machinery may include saws, routers, lathes, or other similar equipment.
  • Produces the required quantity of parts according to work orders and production targets.
  • Performs quality control and measures finished parts to ensure compliance with established specifications and tolerances on function, dimensions, and visual appearance.
  • Identifies and troubleshoots issues with produced parts or machine issues promptly as they arise.
  • Inspects equipment prior to use to ensure proper setup and alignment; performs basic and routine adjustments and maintenance.
  • Maintains a clean, safe, and orderly work area.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Ability to follow directions and work well in a team.
  • Ability to interpret and understand dimensional drawings.
  • Thorough understanding of or the ability to quickly learn production equipment.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Understanding of and the ability to abide by applicable OSHA and environmental regulations.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.

Benefits include:

  • 401(k) with employer match
  • Medical, dental, vision, short-term and long-term disability, and life insurance benefits
  • Paid time off
  • Performance-based annual bonus