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Machine Operator

Grand Ledge, MI

Founded in 2003 and acquired by Shapeways, Inc. in 2022, Linear AMS is a customer-focused, solutions-oriented partner for plastics mold tooling and production. These competencies and our full machine shop capabilities have allowed us to become an industry leader in the following areas: mold flow analysis, plastic injection mold simulation capabilities, full black-box design, and advanced process support.

Our strengths lie in engineering/design, short production times, and troubleshooting. Our engineering staff has extensive knowledge of molding solutions. Their desire to provide complete customer satisfaction includes prototype molding, low-volume production, full assembly, tryouts, R&D projects, and injection and compression molding equipment.

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Why is a Machine Operator important to us? 

A machine operator is responsible for keeping production going in their respective work cell.  They will be responsible for producing a given number of parts/assemblies per hour.  This is an entry-level position with room to grow within a fast-paced environment. 


The working hours for this position are:

1st Shift: 7 am to 3:30 pm


2nd Shift: 3 pm to 11:30 pm


As a Machine Operator, you will be responsible for:

  • Cycling the machine
  • Removing part(s) from the mold.
  • Remove scrap material from molded object(s).
  • Check molded parts by gauging and visual inspection as prescribed.
  • Refers all deficiencies to supervisors or leads.


​You might be a good fit if (you have/are):

  • Some knowledge of engineered plastic resin.
  • 0-3 years in a similar related position.
  • Good organization skills.
  • Must be self-motivated, punctual, and reliable.
  • Must work as a team player.
  • High-School Diploma or GED
  • Ability to frequently handle moderate to heavy parts (minimum 25 pounds)
  • Ability to frequently move, exert moderate to heavy physical effort, 
  • Ability to frequently stand


Why join our team?

Shapeways and its subsidiaries contribute to a respectful work environment where we share ideas and encourage each other to think creatively. We are a collaborative, diverse, and dynamic group of individuals ready to embark on our next chapter of growth.

Do you want to be part of a culture that is inclusive, inspiring, and allows you the autonomy to be creative in your work? If so, we invite you to join us on our adventure!

Client-provided location(s): Charlotte, MI 48813, USA
Job ID: 4095734005
Employment Type: Other