805-644-1474 info@mini-flex.com

Machine Operator Job Description

About Mini-Flex

Since 1961, Mini-Flex Corporation has been a leading metal bellows manufacturer, specializing in precision metal bellows, bellows assemblies, and complete bellows systems. We are a family-owned and operated company specializing primarily in the growing aerospace, energy, and industrial industries. In addition to a relaxed and supportive work environment, Mini-Flex operates on a Monday – Thursday workweek schedule, allowing for flexibility and work/life balance. We offer onsite training, job stability, and career advancement with competitive compensation and benefits that include: 100% paid medical, dental, and life insurance; paid vacation and sick time; profit-sharing or 401k match; overtime; and end-of-year bonuses.

About This Role

Mini-Flex is seeking a full-time Machine Operator to join the growing team. The Machine Operator will operate manufacturing equipment according to established specifications, standard operating procedures, and work instructions. Candidate must demonstrate steady hand-eye coordination. This position offers room for advancement within the company. Please review the responsibilities, requirements, and benefits outlined below.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Operates machinery in accordance with project specifications, including lathe deburring, light press work, and radial saw precision cutting.
  • Produces the required quantity of parts within established specifications and tolerances.
  • Measures finished parts with precision tools, ensuring compliance with function, quality, and cosmetic specifications.
  • Maintains logs and records of units produced including a record of errors resulting in rejected or discarded pieces.
  • Inspect equipment before use to ensure proper setup and alignment and perform basic and routine adjustments and maintenance.
  • Maintains a clean, safe, and orderly work area.
  • Packages and cleans products.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

 Required Skills:

  • Ability to interpret and translate engineering designs and documentation.
  • Thorough understanding of or the ability to quickly learn production equipment.
  • Experience using decimals in the US standard system of measuring.
  • Knowledge of measuring tools including micrometers, calipers, etc.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Basic math skills using a calculator.
  • Good hand-eye coordination and vision.
  • Ability to follow directions and work well in a team.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Must speak, read, and write English fluently.
  • Must be a US Citizen and be able to pass a background check.

Employee Benefits:

  • 100% employer-paid medical, dental, and life insurance
  • Paid vacation and sick time
  • 401k match or profit-sharing
  • End-of-year bonus
  • Opportunities for advancement 
  • Onsite job training 

Job Details:

  • One full-time position is available.
  • 4×10 work schedule; work hours are 7:00 AM to 5:30 PM Monday – Thursday; we are closed on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.
  • Starting pay range is $18.00 to $25.00 per hour; compensation is based on experience and qualifications. 
  • This job is located onsite in Ventura, California 

Get Started!

Select a bellows from the Stock Bellows Data List or complete the Bellows Specification Form. For assistance contact us at (805) 644-1474.