Machine Operator

in Wabasha, MN

Machine Operator Job

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    1313 Grant Blvd W
    Wabasha, MN 55981, US

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    Full time

Shift: Mon - Thurs / 5:30 am - 3pm & Fri / 5:30 am - 9:30 am

$500 Sign on Bonus!!

Your safety is our top priority. We regularly consult with medical professionals on best practices in COVID-19 prevention to protect our employees. We train our employees on these best practices and regularly clean our sites in accordance with CDC guidelines. Please note: All individuals entering our facilities are required to complete a self-health check, wear a mask and follow all posted guidelines.

What Machine Operation contributes to Cardinal Health

Sets up and operates a variety of machine tools to make metal parts, mechanisms, tools, or machines to exacting tolerances and dimensions.Interprets blueprints, sketches, and engineering specifications.Determines sequence of operations, number of cuts required, and method of setup.Uses a variety of machinist's hand tools and precision measuring instruments.Makes standard shop computations relating to dimensions of work, tooling, feeds, and speeds.Measures, marks, and scribes dimensions and reference points to lay out stock for machining.Fits and assembles precision parts into mechanical equipment and determines material, parts, and equipment required. Some machines may be numerically controlled. May monitor and verify quality in accordance with statistical process or other control procedures. Typically requires completion of a formal apprenticeship or equivalent training and experience.


Maintain a clean and safe work area and report any unsafe working conditions immediately.Ability to work mostly independently following instructions and work as part of a cohesive team. Reach out to a Lead or Supervisor when in doubt.Communicate effectively and bring attention to any unusual operating conditions or unacceptable product quality in accordance with the Quality policy.Basic math and computer skills needed to read, understand, and follow the approved process sheets, visual procedures, operating procedures and complete documentation.Ability to work in a fast paced manufacturing environment, which includes: lift up to 45 pounds with repetitive movements, including pushing, pulling, lifting, and carrying at chest and shoulder level, and bending, twisting, crouching. Except for breaks and lunches, standing or walking for up to 12 hours.This position will work on the manufacturing floor, in a clean room environment. When entering the manufacturing facility, safety glasses, hearing protection, hair and beard net, gown and safety shoes are required.


High School Diploma or GED preferred1-3 years related work experience and/or training preferred

What is expected of you and others at this level

Applies acquired knowledge and skills to complete standard tasksReadily learns and applies new information and methods to work in assigned areaMaintains appropriate licenses, training and certificationsWorks on routine assignments that require some problem resolutionWorks within clearly defined standard operating procedures and/or scientific methodsAdheres to all quality guidelinesWorks under moderate degree of supervisionWork typically involves regular review of output by work lead or supervisorRefers complex unusual problems to supervisor

Cardinal Health offers a wide variety of benefits and programs to support your and your family’s health and well-being.
•    Medical, dental and vision coverage
•    Paid time off plan
•    Health savings account (HSA)
•    401k savings plan
•    Flexible spending accounts (FSAs)
•    Short- and long-term disability coverage
•    Work-Life resources
•    Paid parental leave
•    Healthy lifestyle programs

Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, pregnancy, veteran status, marital status, creed, status with regard to public assistance, genetic status or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.


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