Machine Operator

YETI Custom Shop is looking for team players who enjoy working in a fast-paced production environment to fill several roles as a Machine Operator. This position will be critical to ensuring that production goals are met while delivering the highest quality product that our customers have come to expect.


  • Set up machines at the beginning of shift to ensure proper working order
  • Ensure that machines work optimally during the production procedures
  • Troubleshoot problems during machine operation
  • Operating Laser machines and Direct-part-mark (DPM) machines
  • Ensure that regular and preventative maintenance procedures are carried out
  • Daily pass down communication with production lead and peers from neighboring shift
  • Confirm stocks of needed materials are ready and available at all times
  • Ensure that machines are producing quality products by managing periodic checks on output
  • Wear required personal protective equipment (PPE) at all times
  • Operating RF scanners and other hand-held devices
  • Maintain and clean machines before and after each shift

You’ll fit right in here if you possess the following DNA:

  • Self-starter who will do whatever is necessary to ensure the customer receives the highest quality product on time, every time
  • Be able to demonstrate a high degree of responsibility through previous employment or work efforts
  • Willing to work extended hours (including weekends) when required
  • Maintain housekeeping standards to ensure a clean and safe workplace
  • Maintain an active role in the company’s continuous improvement plan
  • Attention to detail and quality focused
  • Able to continually follow safety guidelines
  • Ability to communicate effectively and work well within a team environment
  • Previous Machine Operator in a production environment a plus
  • Previous experience working with laser marking machines a plus

Compensation: This is an hourly position with opportunities for overtime. Rate will be commensurate with experience.

This position will report directly to the Production Supervisor.

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