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CNC Saw/Press Operator - 2nd shift


New Orleans, LA


Manufacturing & Production


Laitram Machine Shop
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Laitram Machine Shop provides high-value machining and related services to the Laitram divisions and select outside customers.  They are currently looking for a Saw/Press Operator to join their team.

Laitram Machine Shop 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.


• Operate hydraulic press along with CNC and manual saws following drawing and Standard Operating Procedures

• Review/understand detailed drawings, routings, material and work instructions prior to start of production

• Issues/return material per routing standards, prepares and deliver completed operations to correct staging positions

• Safely and efficiently move material and equipment with the use of overhead cranes and/or forklifts

• Meets/exceeds quality and efficiency standards

• Recommend updates or new Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) for process improvements when failure happens

• Complete 5S initiatives and keeping the department organized and cleaned daily


• Experience using manufacturing equipment

• Mechanically inclined with basic math skills

• Must be a self-managed with the ability to trouble shoot and resolve issues

• Work flexible or overtime hours to meet production schedules, may include weekends

• Safely, efficiently with high quality use production equipment, overhead cranes and forklift to perform daily job functions

• Must be able to work under the stress of deadlines and meeting customer dates

• Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills

• Follow the department/division attendance policy

• 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 47 lbs


• 6 months experience safely operating a forklift

• 6 months operating a hydraulic press

• 6 months using a CNC saw

• Mechanically inclined with basic math skills

• 1 year working in a manufacturing environment