Water Jet Operator - 3rd Shift

Greenwood, IN, USA Req #289
Thursday, September 2, 2021
Avalign produces innovative, high-performance, and cost-effective medical devices with a particular focus on high growth and ingenuity. Our team is growing quickly and proud of the fact that our custom-made devices continue to make a huge difference in the lives of medical professionals and their patients. Our employees are actively involved in the design, engineering and manufacture of technologically advanced medical devices that ensure that we meet our customer’s quality specifications for each product we produce.

We are looking for a Water Jet Operator to join our Greenwood, IN location on a 3rd shift schedules. You will set up and operate a Water Jet machine to cut silicone parts in accordance with blueprint specifications and work instructions. If you are interested, please apply on our career page or via email to hr.greenwood@avalign.com.


Job Scope:


What You’ll Do:

  • Set up Water Jet machine in accordance with the print specifications and work instructions to process parts
  • Read and interpret blueprints and work operations sheets to determine appropriate operations to be performed
  • Use inspection gauges, such as calipers (both dial and Vernier), micrometers, squares, and height gauges to perform quality checks on parts
  • Correct dimensional problems
  • Maintain and insure accurate counts on completed parts and scrapped parts
  • Maintain tools, measuring instruments, and equipment in a clean and orderly manner
  • Perform set-up for prototype parts and forms according to blueprints and guidelines
  • Remove small quantities of metal to produce a smooth finish


What You Won’t Do:

  • Feel stuck – we offer great opportunities to advance and learn
  • Get bored – we make custom products, so no day is the same
  • Feel like a number – we’re a close-knit bunch and always have each other’s backs


Job Responsibilities:


Who You Are:

  • A self-starter who thrives in a fast-paced environment
  • A quick learner who is always ready to gain a new skill
  • A reliable worker who knows the importance of showing up when it counts
  • A detail-oriented worker with an ability to solve problems skillfully
  • A strong written and verbal communicator


What You’ll Need:

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • 2 years of related experience and/or training
  • Ability to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form
  • Mathematical skills to manage units of measure, fractions, decimals, whole numbers
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and operations sheets to determine set-up and operations to be formed
  • Ability to walk and lift and/or move up to 25 pounds



What You’ll Enjoy:

  • Competitive wage and benefits package
  • PTO and immediate eligibility for paid holidays
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Life and AD&D insurance, disability insurance
  • Great 401k with company match
  • Temperature controlled environment

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
Location on Google Maps
  • Greenwood, IN, USA