Laser Operator

Laser Operator

  • 8596 Macon Road, Cordova, TN, USA
  •  Hourly
  •  Full Time
  • Fabulous! Medical, Dental, Vision, HSA, 401k, Paid Time Off and more!

Where Precision Meets Passion: Build Your Career with Olympic Industries!

Embark on a journey towards a bright future by becoming a valuable member of our dynamic work community. At our company, we not only prioritize your career growth but also invest in your skills and development, ensuring a rewarding and fulfilling professional journey.

We are currently searching for dedicated Laser Operators to join our team.

Olympic Industries began operations in 1959 with the goal of becoming the most reliable and trusted source for steel fabrication services in the area. By combining the finest metal-working craftsmen available and state of the art fabrication equipment, OI’s goal is to constantly improve and evolve while earning customer respect along every step of the way.

Today, Olympic Industries has a combined production area of over 50,000 square feet, with state-of-the-art laser, punch press, press brake, welding, and milling machinery. Our extensive production equipment capabilities are complimented by our skilled workforce, and commitment to providing our customers on-time, turnkey solutions.

At Olympic Industries there is the firm belief that great people are the backbone to a great company. We take pride in servicing our customers the right way and know that such pride starts with every operator in a job well done.

We offer a workplace community that outshines the rest! We care about every team member and their family, we offer competitive pay as well as an outstanding benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, Vision, HSA, 401k, Paid Time Off, Short-Term and Long-Term Disability and more!

Our unique work schedule sets us apart – we operate Monday through Thursday, with four 10-hour workdays and no weekends! This schedule allows our team members to enjoy an extended weekend, fostering a healthier work-life balance.

What is a Laser Operator?

A laser operator is responsible for operating and maintaining laser cutting or engraving machines in various industrial settings. This role involves interpreting design specifications, setting up the laser equipment, and programming it to cut or engrave materials such as metal. Laser operators need to monitor the machine’s performance, troubleshoot any issues that arise, and make adjustments to ensure precision and quality in the finished products. Attention to detail, knowledge of laser technology, and the ability to work with computer-aided design (CAD) software are crucial for success in this role.

In this role, you will:

Set up, operate and troubleshoot a laser

Read prints, work orders or production schedules

Use tools to ensure efficiency and correct operation of the machine

Use laser cutting and punching machines that make metal shapes and holes to fit other parts

Ensure production of all parts meet OI quality standards by utilizing internal quality processes and SOP.

Assist with material breakout and movement of parts to next production area when assigned

To succeed in this role, you must:

Accurately work with calipers, squares, gauges, protractors and other measuring tools

Have good math ability and problem solving skills

Read and interpret blueprints efficiently

Stand continuously and lift objects up to 50 pounds

Demonstrate safety in the laser operation process.

Apply online today for consideration-let’s build a successful future together! Please note that we are currently accepting online applications only. No in-person applicants or employment/temporary services at this time.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, welcoming and encouraging applications from everyone. Our company participates in E-Verify to ensure a fair and inclusive employment process.

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