General Laborers – 1st and 2nd Shift

Posted 4 weeks ago

ARC Abrasives’ Production Department is seeking to add a General Laborer/Machine Operator to our facility in Troy, Ohio. The purpose of this role is to operate a machine at production standards while meeting quality and safety standards in the manufacturing of coated and non-woven abrasives.

We are looking to fill 1st and 2nd shift.

• 1st shift hours – Monday – Thursday from 5:00 am – 3:30 pm
• 2nd shift hours – Monday – Thursday from 3:00 pm – 1:30 am

Responsibilities Include

  • Ability to read, understand, and follow work orders
  • Pull correct material and fill out proper paper work
  • Setting up and operating machinery
  • Must be able to lift 20 pounds or more depending on position
  • Utilizes material to eliminate excess scrap and waste
  • Reports any material, or machine problems to Supervisor or Manager
  • Maintains a clean safe, and organized work area at the end of each shift
  • Responsible for cleaning and organizing your area
  • Work well in a team environment


  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Prefer a minimum of 2 years of manufacturing experience
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Versatility, flexibility, and a willingness to work within constantly changing priorities
  • Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as addition and subtraction, and to multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Able to use and read a tape measure


  • Adaptability–Adapts to changes in the work environment; Manages competing demands; Changes approach or method to best fit the situation; Able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events
  • Dependability–Follows instructions, responds to management direction; Takes responsibility for own actions; Keeps commitments; Commits to long hours of work when necessary to reach goals; Completes tasks on time or notifies appropriate person with an alternate plan
  • Attendance – must show good attendance and follow policy accordingly

Physical Demands and Work Environment

  • Continually required to stand and walk
  • Continually required to utilize hand and finger dexterity
  • Continually required to climb, balance, bend, stoop, or kneel
  • Continually required to talk or hear
  • Frequently required to utilize visual acuity to operate equipment and read technical information
  • Frequently required to lift/push/carry items more than 20 pounds or more depending on department
  • Frequently work near moving mechanical parts
  • Frequently loud noise (example: abrasive machinery)

ARC Abrasives, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and supports diversity in the workplace. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. Our HR teams will reach out to the applicants who met the qualifications and most closely aligned with requirements of the positions.


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