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CNC Plasma Operator


New Orleans, LA


Manufacturing & Production


Lapeyre Stair
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Lapeyre Stair has a position available for a CNC Plasma Operator at our Waggaman location.

Lapeyre Stair constructs precision built metal stair systems using a state-of-the-art engineering and manufacturing system. The Lapeyre Stair product line includes Alternating Tread stairs, Steel Egress stairs (welded and bolted) as well as crossover systems, exit and intermediate platforms, and safety gates. Lapeyre Stair is one of four operating divisions of Laitram, L.L.C. and offers an unparalleled opportunity for those who want to work for an established, yet growing company in the private sector. To learn more about our company culture, philosophy, and benefits, please visit our company page. 
  • Manage inventories and operating expenses associated with Plasma
  • Fill in for absent workers
  • Operate a CNC plasma cutter and other related machinery
  • Maintain a clean orderly and safe workplace
  • It is essential that this position is performed at the facility.


  • High school diploma or equivalent 
  • Ability to read and interpret shop drawings
  • Good organizational and communication skills
  • Strong mechanical inclination
  • Able to excel in a team oriented work setting
  • Computer skills and the ability to learn job specific software
  • Must be able to perform the essential job requirements identified in the Functional Job Description for this position, including the ability to lift and move 65 lbs
Desired qualifications:
  • Able to operate a fork lift 
  • Experience working with computer controlled machines.