Machine Operator
at Altra Industrial Motion

Date Posted: 7/31/2017

Job Description

TB Woods, a Division of Altra Industrial Motion is seeking a CNC Operators for our location in San Marcos.


Able to run machines, mostly stand alone equipment, and do some part inspections efficiently. In some instances, will be required to run machines independently.


• Excellent pay for experienced lathe and mill operators

• Safe Set-up and Operation of CNC equipment with supervision tied to quality, cost and delivery

• Inspection of parts

• Operates standalone and secondary processes independently (preferred)

• Standalone equipment is primary job

• Oversee proper daily maintenance of all assigned equipment

• Report any product or equipment concerns to appropriate person

• Maintain proper relationships with co-workers, supervisors, and outside contacts

• Perform and record in-process inspections as required

• Perform other duties and assist in other areas as needed


• Raise every 6 months with satisfactory appraisal

• Shift differential pay

• Perfect attendance bonus(QUARTERLY)

• Safety Bonus(QUARTERLY)

• Health, Vision, and dental coverage

• 401K employer contribution

• 10 paid holidays per year

• Vacation • Uniform furnished by employer

Job Requirements


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be team oriented, understand machining practices, and the proper use of measuring devices. Must be competent in use of small hand tools and standard measuring instruments including by not limited to micrometers, dial indicators, pin/plug gauges, etc. Required to learn and use computer based Quality Control and production systems.

Must be able to read and understand process related documentation. Work in a safe manner observing safety practices.


High School education or equivalent
1 year machining experience preferred
Will train for CNC position any mechanical or machine operation experience will be accepted

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to stand, walk, sit,twist, squat, overhead reach, and use hands. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and ability to adjust focus.

Lifting requirements include but not limited to the following:

Regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds
Frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds
Occasionally lift and/or move up to 75 pounds


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is exposed to an industrial environment including moving mechanical parts. The noise level in the work environment may be loud during some periods.

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About Us

Altra Industrial Motion is a leading global supplier of quality power transmission and motion control products. Providing the essential control of equipment speed, torque, positioning, and other functions, Altra products are used in nearly any machine or process involving motion. Our products are sold in over 70 countries in a variety of major industrial markets, including food processing, material handling, packaging machinery, mining, energy, automotive, primary metals, turf and garden and many others.

Altra products are marketed under a variety of well recognized and established manufacturing brand names. Operating independently, each of these companies is committed to the guiding principles of operational excellence, continuous improvement and customer satisfaction.

Our products are frequently used in a wide range of high-volume manufacturing processes, where the reliability and accuracy are critical in both avoiding costly down time and enhancing the overall efficiency of manufacturing operations.

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