Multi-Skilled Operator
at Altra Industrial Motion

Date Posted: 3/23/2019

Job Description

The Multi Skilled Operator will set-up and operate computer controlled machining equipment including versatile machining center capable of a wide range of milling, drilling, tapping, and boring operations on a variety of castings.  The Operator performs basic assembly of components as well as tasks as assigned.  This position will be based in Bloomfield, CT with the Jacobs Vehicle Systems (JVS) team.  JVS is an Altra company.


  • Work from manufacturing set-up specifications, computer printouts, and complicated drawings.
  • Select prescribed tools and set in holders according to required sequence.
  • Perform internal operations as prescribed, check work for tolerances, finishes, do progressive gauging, change tools when necessary.
  • Performs related duties as assigned to produce quality parts, monitor machine operations, assist in ironing-out machine operating difficulties

Key Relationships:

  • Technicians
  • Quality Engineers
  • Buyer/Planners
  • Flow- Maintenance

Job Requirements


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Basic knowledge of machines and tools.
  • Able to work under pressure.
  • Good communication skills
  • Hands on type individual that is able to work with minimal supervision
  • Must be able to support the working hours of any shift (first, second, or third)

Education and Experience:

  • GED/High School Diploma
  • Good work ethic
  • Desire to be productive and work well with others

EEO Statement: The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Altra Industrial Motion Corp. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as an ""Altra Company."" Altra Industrial Motion Corp. and all Altra Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other characteristics protected by law. The ""EEO is the Law"" poster is available at:

Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process will have the opportunity to request accommodation during the application process.

Job Snapshot

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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