Reference : 584042

Manufacturing Operator

  • Technical Production
  • United States Worcester
  • Fixed-term Contract
  • Posting date : 12/23/2020

Position description

Join an innovative company where you can build your new career in manufacturing. Now hiring full-time temporary 1st and 2nd shift entry level and experienced Manufacturing Operators.

STARTING PAY: $17.66­­­/Hour with potential Shift Differential


Manufacturing Operators are assigned to different work centers in the factory that include material preparation, molding (presses), casting shapes, and finishing product(s). Positions may include:

Kiln Setter/Drawer II- Operators perform both setting preparations on racks, platforms, kiln cars and removal operations after product is fired in the Kiln. They plan and build car configurations and stack products in specified patterns on racks, platforms, or tunnel kiln cars to prepare for loading into periodic or tunnel kilns for burning. 

Molder I: Applies a variety of methods, procedures and techniques to mold products using hydraulic, robotic and/or manual presses or molding equipment to compact mix to shape product.  Forming or molding basic shapes, (i.e. plates, batts, saggers, rings or bricks) utilizing shop orders and blueprints.

Finishing Operator: Operator works to engineered specifications by setting up and operating various types of machines or hand tools for multiple grinding/finishing operations. Product handled may be in forms ranging from initial shaping to final finishing.

Supports continuous improvement efforts including autonomous work teams.



  • HS diploma or GED Required. 
  • General manufacturing skills such as blueprint reading preferred.
  • Intermediate math skills (measure in standard and metrics using various measuring devices) and basic computers skills required.

Mental &Visual/Physical Demands/Efforts

  • Repetitively lift and/or move up to 50 pounds without assistance.
  • Frequently required to stand; walk, use hands to finger, handle, or feel, reach with hands and arms and talk or hear.
  • Occasionally required to sit, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and smell.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include: close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment

  • Operating in an industrial work environment.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles, moving mechanical parts and vibration. The noise level in the work environment can be loud.

Additional Requirements


Temporary positions have the potential to turn to full-time regular positions at the end of the (maximum) 6-month period based on business needs and work performance. As a regular full-time employee, you would be eligible to participate in a competitive benefits package to include:

  • Medical, Pharmacy, Dental, & Life insurance
  • 401K match & Retirement Accumulation Pension Plan
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • 10% bonus opportunity & more!

Who are we ?

With over 60,000 employees working across 46 countries, Saint-Gobain’s Innovative Materials Sector boasts a unique and profitable portfolio of high-tech and high value-added solutions for housing and construction, mobility, healthcare and industry.

A true technology bridgehead for the Saint-Gobain Group, the Innovative Materials Sector is supported by 3 powerful growth drivers: innovation, co-development and research.

In the field of High Performance Materials, it proposes a comprehensive range of innovative technologies targeting the housing and construction market, transport, industry and healthcare, and combined into four families of materials: ceramics, polymers, abrasives and technical fabrics. Flat Glass is a world leader in manufacturing, processing and selling glass products for the construction and transportation sector (including the automotive industry).

Legal Statement

Saint-Gobain provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Saint-Gobain is an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and supports the hiring of veterans.

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