Machine Operator- Night Shift

Machine Operator- Night Shift in Vermeer

Machine Operator- Night Shift

Machine Operator- Night Shift (4 - 10's schedule)

Location: Des Moines, Iowa, USA

Work Shift - 3 - Third Shift

           Are you the type of person who works to consistently follow processes and has good attention to detail? In this role, you will set up and operate machining equipment to produce parts that meet precise specifications. We’re looking for independent thinkers with pride in high-quality work to shape raw materials into Yellow Iron.

What You’ll Do ;

1. Set up and operate various machining equipment, including but not limited to steel saws, buffers, threaders, various drilling machines, press brakes, plate cutters, machining centers, gas or fiber lasers, benders, and various types of computer numerically controlled (CNC) equipment.

2. Read blueprints or process sheets for specifications such as dimensions and tolerances, tooling instructions, feed rates, cutting speeds, depth of cuts, and cutting tools.

3. Select proper equipment, including tooling fixtures and accessories to complete a task based on established procedures.

4. Calculate figures and apply basic mathematical functions including fractions and decimals to adjust machine settings to provide the best quality part with the greatest efficiency.  Utilize measuring tools to verify product quality upon completion.

5. Load and unload raw material or completed product.  May require the use of an overhead hoist.

6. Perform and document total preventative maintenance (TPM).

7. Support 5S/workplace organization goals of the department and offer suggestions and make improvements that assist in achieving the department’s performance board metrics. 

What We’re Looking For ;

- Minimum of 3 months' machining experience and/or training preferred.

- Successful completion of Vermeer Machining Fundamentals Training Program

- Ability to produce high-quality parts at a rate that meets production demands. 

          All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, or any other status protected by the law. Applicants requiring reasonable accommodation due to a disability at any stage of the employment application process should contact Team Member Solutions at (641) 621-8767 or at