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Machine Operator-1st Shift

  • Location: Carnegie, Pennsylvania
  • Type: Temp-to-Hire
  • Job #1560

AdvantaStaff is looking to hire Drill Press and Milling Operator for 1st shift in the Colonial Heights area at $16.00 per hour. This is a temp to fulltime position with benefits including health insurance, paid time off, and more once eligibility requirements are met. The primary job tasks for this position will be the operation of drill press and milling machine to ensure that quality products are being produced for customers.

$16.00/ hour 1st shift – Machine Operator

6am- 4:30pm 1st shift (10 Hours) Monday through Friday



  • Performs any assembly-type function, using hand or power tools.
  • Identify parts and part descriptions using work order information
  • Utilize appropriate information given on material gauging and dimensioning, etc.
  • Machine operation, drill press machine, milling machine, overhead crane
  • Material handling
  • Reading blue prints
  • Area cleanliness – maintaining a clean work area at all times
  • Participating in company improvement projects


Job Qualifications:


• High School graduate and/or GED


• Manufacturing experience preferred.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

• Math, locating information, reading information, teamwork, and observation skills.

Required experience

Manufacturing: 1 year


Physical/Environmental Requirements:

  • May be required to perform specific tasks that involve standing, bending, lifting, pushing, pulling, squatting or kneeling.
  • Must be able to lift with or without mechanical aids on a recurring basis (up to 50 lbs)
  • Work is performed within a production environment, subject to temperature variations, hazardous chemicals, mechanical parts, increased noise levels and dust.
  • Standing for 8 – 10 hours
  • Manual labor-fast paced/constant work
  • Temperature about 90 degrees during summer months
  • Will need steel toe safety SHOES OR  BOOTS




• Health and life insurance

• Vacation and holiday pay

• Training to enhance your opportunities for advancement

• Temp to full time work after a short trial period

• Right-fit focus to make sure you are doing the work you can feel good about

• Breadth of employer options

• First-day training so you know what to expect from day one

• Respectful, employee-focused work environment


About AdvantaStaff

AdvantaStaff is the region’s premier resource for qualified short and long-term staffing for distribution, manufacturing and light industrial businesses throughout central Virginia. We service the cities of Richmond, Petersburg and Colonial Heights as well as Hanover, Henrico, Chesterfield, Dinwiddie and Prince George counties.

Apply Online: advantastaff.com


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