Machinist

  1. Walton,KY
  2. Oct 04, 2017
  3. Manufacturing : General Manufacturing
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1 Duro Way - Walton, Kentucky, 41094

Novolex is hiring for a Machinist job in Richwood,KY

Novolex is currently hiring for the position of Machinist at our Richiwood, KY location.

Machinist Pay’ $24.10 per hour  

All qualified applicants are hired as Novolex employees.  * No temporary agency involvement.

*Novolex™ employs over 6000 people in North America from coast to coast. From our iconic corporate headquarters in South Carolina… to our 40 world-class manufacturing sites… to our new state of the art professional center near Charlotte… we strive to be the employer of choice in the global packaging industry. Novolex™ Careers include manufacturing, engineering, procurement, supply chain, finance, HR, product development, sales, marketing and an ever- expanding array of others to support our continuing rapid growth. Our team is rich in diversity and our culture encourages continuous personal growth and teamwork in all we do.

Machinist Benefits:  

  • Weekly paycheck
  • Advancement opportunities
  • Competitive wage and benefits including medical, dental, & 401k
  • 11 paid holidays and vacation pay based on years of service

Novolex™ employs over 6000 people in North America from coast to coast. From our iconic corporate headquarters in South Carolina… to our 40 world-class manufacturing sites… to our new state of the art professional center near Charlotte… we strive to be the employer of choice in the global packaging industry. Novolex™ Careers include manufacturing, engineering, procurement, supply chain, finance, HR, product development, sales, marketing and an ever-expanding array of others to support our continuing rapid growth. Our team is rich in diversity and our culture encourages continuous personal growth and teamwork in all we do. 

Machinist Position Summary: 

Completes machine adjustments, modifications and repairs, based on plant needs.  Job duties may vary, based on level of proficiency.  Different levels are attained by passing test. 

Essential Functions and Key Responsibilities:

  • Continuously perform all required tasks in a safe manner, adhering to all established safety rules and procedures.  Must take immediate action to correct and/or report any unsafe conditions and hazards.
  • Keep work area clean and organized, per standards.
  • Follow all applicable food service policies and procedures.
  • Follow all PPE policies, wearing steel toed shoes, hearing protection, safety glasses, hair nets/beard nets, etc. as required.
  • Make plate cylinders, ensuring they fit appropriately down to each detail.
  • Make gears, figuring and ensuring correct dimensions, using gear shaper.
  • Repair machine breakdowns as needed.
  • Build up, grind and reweld shafts.
  • Weld various items made of steel, cast iron, aluminum, stainless steel; braze or weld brass.
  • Handle sheet metal work, such as making guards and ink pans.
  • Work on special projects as assigned.
  • Respond to radio calls as needed.
  • Handle dismantling and rebuilding work.
  • Grind rubber rolls
  • Make parts needed, ensuring that specifications are correct.
  • Cut shafts.
  • Draw blueprints and sketches of work.
  • Keep equipment clean.
  • Meet/achieve job goals set forth by management.
  • Other miscellaneous duties as assigned by management.

Machinist Candidate Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Machinist trade school experience is helpful
  • 3-5 years of applicable work experience is required.
  • Will need solid understanding of company machinery in order to handle job duties.  Will need ability to set up and run lathes and milling machines (Bridgeport).  Will make cylinders and ink pans, chaise threads, make complete parts and determine correct specifications.  Skills will be dependent on proficiency level.

To apply for the position of Machinist:

Click on the apply button to apply online, select Career Tab under Search for Openings, select Walton, KY (WAL), Click view jobs.

Or apply in person Mon – Fri 9am – 3pm 1 Duro Way, Walton, KY 14094 (We are located right down the road from the Richwood Flea Market)

If you have questions call us toll free 1-844-201-1833. 

Leave a message and we will return your call. EOE

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