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Why You Should Work Here

Award Staffing supports career seekers with temporary placement, seasonal jobs, temporary-to-hire jobs, and direct-hire placements. Award offers attractive benefits packages and for three years has been recognized by the Star Tribune as a top place to work.

Machine Operators work full-time from Monday to Thursday. A Machine Operator works 2nd Shift with hours starting at 3:30 am to 2:00 pm. Award Staffing’s Machine Operator jobs temp-to-hire. This position is accessible through personal transportation.

Job Description

Set-up, operate, and monitor a slitting machine to product quality products.

Day to Day Responsibilities

  • Operate a slitting machine
  • Set-up, operate, and monitor the machine process to assure quality products
  • Ensure productivity goals are met for resource group by monitoring run speeds, set up times and coordination of support departments.
  • Troubleshoot and correct problems
  • Communicate with other departments for resolution of mechanical problems, reporting of defective material, coordination of job preparations change overs and daily shift information
  • Report accurately and on a timely basis
  • Perform comparable duties of a similar or related nature and/or assist in other areas as needed.
  • Open to overtime as needed

Minimum Years of Experience

Two years of related manufacturing experience and one-year Zund, digital cutting, Preco or CNC experience. MUST have set up experience. Slitting experience would be preferred. Experience producing parts in a manufacturing setting. Mechanically inclined and production oriented. Ability to read blueprints and work instructions and maintain accurate records.

Salary or Hourly Rate

$15 - $19 per hour


  • Medical Insurance

    Individuals working at least 30 hours per week are eligible for the Minimum Essential Coverage Group Health Plan. New associates are eligible on the 1st of the month following 60 days from their date of hire.

  • 401K
    Following one year and 1,000 hours of employment, individuals are eligible to participate in our

    401k retirement savings plan. Award Staffing has make matching contributions up to 4%.

  • Paid Vacation
    Award associates are eligible for 40 hours of paid vacation after 1,600 hours of work in a

    calendar year.

  • Paid Holidays

    All Award associates are eligible to be paid for five national holidays upon completing 500 hours of work within one employment anniversary year while working an average of 35 hours per week between each holiday.

Application Information

All we need is your resume to start!

About Company
Award Staffing is a leading job placement firm in the metro area, operating through six offices across the region. For three years, Award has been recognized as a Star Tribune top place to work.

10700 Lyndale Avenue South, Minneapolis, Minnesota

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