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Agritek Industries is currently seeking Production CNC Machine Operators to join our team.

Agritek Industries offers a unique opportunity for all its employees in that we seek to tailor each person’s job to their individual strengths, talents, and preferences whenever possible. We see each employee as an individual, support each other at every level and celebrate successes, achievements and defining moments together.

As our new CNC Machine Operator, you will produce machine components using lathes, grinders, mills, and similar equipment. You will learn to apply knowledge from your training to reach proficiency in adjusting the programs, operating, and implementing machine processes while maintaining company safety and quality standards.

Machine Operator Core Functions

  • Start up and operate machines following proper procedures
  • Maintain high productivity and efficiency standards while producing the required quantity of parts within established specifications and tolerances
  • Perform tool changes, offset tools, and gauge parts
  • Inspect and gauge parts to ensure conformity to customer requirements and document results
  • Operate all equipment and identify minor faults such as defective or improperly functioning sensors
  • Troubleshoot process and machine issues
  • Perform preventive maintenance
  • Clean machines, greasing chucks, checking bolts, checking and filling fluid reservoirs, cleaning coolant tanks, etc.
  • Safely operate Forklift and Overhead Crane
  • Collaborate with fellow employees, in house departments, and Machining Manager to schedule and execute workload
  • Be passionate and inquisitive to learn all you can on the job and to gain long term skills and value
  • Care for Agritek plant and equipment and respect fellow employees
  • Maintain a clean, safe, and orderly work area and adhere to all company, local, state and federal protocol and safety regulations

Quality and Administrative Responsibility

  • Measure finished parts with precision tools, ensuring compliance with function, quality, and cosmetic specifications
  • Perform all documentation and process requirements to comply with ISO:9001 quality standards
  • Look for Risk and Opportunities within the department along with Continuous Process Improvements

Skills, Abilities, & Physical Requirements

  • Minimum 2-years of experience with CNC Mills & Lathes
  • Familiar with G and M code
  • Proven integrity and moral character
  • Strong communication and interpersonal abilities
  • Ability to follow directions and work well in a team
  • Ability to measure and use basic shop tools such as calipers, micrometers, etc.
  • Mechanical aptitude in how machines function and are cared for
  • Ability to read and solve simple math problems
  • Prolonged periods working on feet, using tools, and performing repetitive actions that entail frequent bending and stooping
  • Favorable references

Job Type: Full-time

Typical Schedule: Mon-Fri, 7:00am-3:00pm

Pay: starting rate $20 per hour plus a generous quarterly bonus program, rate commensurate with proven experience.

At Agritek we strive for T.H.I.S. (Talent, Hard work, Integrity and Service) in the way we treat our employees, customers and suppliers in the achievement of a Christian values work environment.

Agritek offers a wide array of competitive benefits including Medical insurance at no cost to the employee (along with a generous company contribution to the Health Savings Account), Vision, Dental, 401(k) matching and Profit Sharing, Life insurance, Paid Time Off, Quarterly Profit Sharing Bonus, and more!