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Machine Operator Career Fair - Machine Operator (2nd & 3rd shift)
Location Hanover, NH
Job Code 1977
# of openings 13
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We are looking for our March 2018 class of Machine Operators - No experience necessary!  2nd and 3rd shifts 

At Hypertherm, we hire all of our CNC Machine Operators through completion of our 9-week Machine Operator Fundamentals class (this is a full-time paid position, with benefits) at our Hypertherm Technical Training Institute.  With completion, graduates earn a certificate and credits towards an Associates Degree. 

To discover more about our CNC Machine Operator program and selection process at https://www.hypertherm.com/en-US/our-company/careers/career-areas/manufacturing/machine-operator-training/​

Hypertherm is a 100% employee-owned, stable, growing organization with a no-layoff philosophy.  Find out more about working at Hypertherm at www.hypertherm.jobs

Next steps:

  1. Review the job description below.  No direct experience, no problem as we provide training.

  2. APPLY to this posting to let us know you're interested. 

  3. Watch for an email in early January 2018 (your "spam" folder, too) with additional instructions on how to register and select an arrival time to attend our career fair on Saturday, January 27th.  You must attend the career fair to be considered for the next phase of selection.

CNC Machine Operator

Hypertherm's Machine Operators produce consumable products within our Torch & Consumable teams.

In this role, you will: 

  • Perform manufacturing processes (e.g., machining, assembly, packaging of consumables) in compliance with our established process.
  • Participate in process improvement initiatives to manufacture the highest priority parts to meet our customer demands.
  • Document and communicate manufacturing process actions and irregularities (e.g., continual tool changes, dirty collets, or machine alarms going off) to maintain continuity between all three shifts and decrease machine downtime.

Qualifications - Required

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • A positive attitude and willingness and interest to learn technical material
  • Excitement about working with a team and within our collaborative ownership culture
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to follow and process instructions
  • Comfortable with basic math (fractions, decimals, algebra)
  • Good communication skills (written/verbal)
  • Comfort with basic computer operations

Physical Demands

  • Ability to lift 50 pounds
  • Comfort working in a manufacturing environment
  • Standing for long periods of time, operating multiple machines at once
  • Repetitive motion

This program may be funded in part by a grant from the U.S. Department of Labor.  Hypertherm is an Equal Opportunity Employer and value diversity in our company.  We give consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability or veteran status, or any other protected category under applicable law.