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Fruit of the Loom Machine Operator in Jefferson, Iowa

Description/Job Summary American Athletic, Inc has an immediate opening for a Machine Operator *at its Jefferson, Iowa facility. This position operates fabricating machines such as cutoff saws, bender, drill press, tube cutter, and iron worker. *AAI is the official equipment supplier to USA Gymnastics , NCAA Gymnastics Championships, the YMCA National Championships, the Nadia Comaneci International Invitational, and the Bart Connor Invitational. AAI is also an official supporter of the International Gymnastics Hall of Fame. Spalding has been the official backboard of the NCAA Final Four Championships since 2009 and is one of the most well-known brands in the industry. Our* Jefferson, Iowa facility has been in operation and supporting our local community since 1954. *Responsibilities/Duties * Reads job specifications to determine machine adjustments and material requirements. * Sets stops or guides to specified length as indicated by scale, rule, or template. * Positions workpiece against stops or aligns layout marks with die or blade. * Pushes button or depresses pedal to activate machine. * Observes machine operation to detect workpiece defects or machine malfunction. * Measures workpiece dimensions to determine accuracy of machine operation. * Removes burrs, sharp edges, rust, or scale from work piece. * Picks up and removes scrap from work area. * Performs minor machine maintenance such as oiling and cleaning machines, dies, or work pieces. * Must be able to report accurately labor performed via scanning and/or written reports. * Must be able to produce a quantity of parts equal to the reasonable standard set, and assure quality of parts produced. * Other duties as assigned by the supervisor. Required Experience One to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Required Qualifications * High school diploma or general education degree (GED) * Ability to read and comprehend machine operation manuals and work instructions * Ability to present information to others on a one on one basis * Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide various units of measure * Ability to compute rate, ratios and percentages