Machinery Operator

Crowder | Spartanburg, SC

Posted Date 5/17/2019

Crowder is a Drug Free Workplace and E-Verify Employer

REQUIREMENTS:  ALL Applicants must be:

  • 18 years of Age
  • Able to Pass a Drug Test
  • Legally Eligible to Work in the US
  • Additional Requirements for Craftworkers:
    • Must have own transportation to and from jobsite every work day (driver's license not required)
    • Must provide own hand tools (excluding power tools)
    • May be expected to travel where the project requires (multi-state opportunities)


Primary function of a Machinery Operator


  • Adhere to all Company Safety Requirements/Procedures (e.g. constant use of personal protective equipment, PPE)
  • Set up fabrication machinery (e.g. Forklift, Overhead Crane, Shear, Press Brake, Saw, Plate Rolls, Iron Worker).
  • Control and adjust machine settings.
  • Inspect fabricated parts with measuring tools to insure compliance with drawings & specifications.
  • Perform routine Safety Inspections of machinery and company vehicles.
  • Perform routine Preventive Maintenance on machinery and company vehicles.
  • Move material in and out of fabrication areas using heavy material handling equipment machinery (e.g. Forklift & Overhead Cranes).
  • Assist Fabricator/Team Leader with any duties in the fabrication area.

Additional Responsibilities for Machine Operators who may be assigned to delivery vehicles including semi-trucks/trailers.

  • Load / Unload trailers and or delivery trucks (e.g. Forklift & Overhead Cranes).
  • Operate company vehicles including but not limited to pickup trucks and semi-trucks some of which may require state CDL license. 

Skills, Knowledge, Qualifications & Experience:

  • Adhere to all Company Safety Requirements/Procedures (e.g. constant use of personal protective equipment, PPE)
  • Willing to be a Team Player.
  • Working knowledge of machinery and measurement tools
  • Understanding of Safety & Shop Procedures
  • Ability to read blueprints
  • Analytical skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Physical stamina and strength
  • State CDL License if the employee will be assigned to company delivery vehicles that require specific licenses.
  • High school diploma or equivalent; technical degree is a plus.


At the heart of Crowder’s Mission Statement is the commitment to “make a positive difference in the lives of our employees.” Our comprehensive benefits package is custom-designed to achieve that goal through access to the following benefits:

  • Health Plans, including Medical, Dental and Vision
  • Healthcare Savings and Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Wellness Program with Incentives
  • 401k Savings and Profit Sharing Plan with Matching Contributions
  • Life/AD&D Insurance
  • Supplemental Voluntary and Dependent Life Insurance
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • Hospital Indemnity and Critical Illness
  • Company Paid Holiday, Vacation and Sick Leave
  • Crowder YOUniversity Career-Based Training
  • Educational Assistance
  • Direct Deposit

Benefits may vary based on position and length of employment


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