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Cutting Machine Operator

Cutting Machine Operator

Posting Date: 

Horace, North Dakota, United States

Business Area:  Pharma
Company:  Körber Medipak Systems


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Korber Medipak Systems North America is part of the Körber Group, which is an international technology group with around 11,000 employees all over the world. It unites technologically leading companies with 140 production, service, and sales companies and offers its customers solutions, products, and services in the Business Areas of Supply Chain, Pharma Systems, Tissue, Tobacco, Corporate Ventures and Körber Digital. We are part of the Business Area, Pharma Systems, which provides high quality solutions for the production, inspection and packaging of pharmaceutical products and unites seven internationally successful companies under one roof. We are the industry leader for pharma packaging and inspection technology, and the only to provide a range from serialization solutions to packaging and inspection machines, systems and services.


General Purpose:

Responsible for operating and tending cutting machines to cut raw material to specified dimensions. In charge of controlling and maintaining metal and plastic material inventory accurately.


Essential Functions:

-Sets up, operates, or tends machines to cut metal or plastic material

-Sets cutting speeds, feed rates or tables angles for specified operations

-Follows set up instructions to select proper material 

-Cuts material according to part specifications 

-Deburrs raw material 

-Measures completed workpieces to verify specifications using caliper

-Controls raw material inventory levels by completing physical counts

-Notifies Process Engineer of stock status 

-Works with receiving department to check in and label special order material 

-Replaces broken/worn blades and notifies Process Engineer to reorder 

-Cleans and lubricates machines

-Operates forklift to deliver material

-Operates CNC mill as required 

-Cleans work area daily 


Education, Experience and Qualifications:

-High school diploma or GED equivalent

-Manufacturing experience preferred


Job Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

-Must be able to know how to use and read a tape measure with precision 

-Knowledge of different cutting equipment and what they are used for 

-Knowledge of various material types 

-Demonstrates basic computer literacy with Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook 

-Basic mathematical knowledge 

-Ability to operate forklift 

-Uses hand tools and power tools at a basic level 

-Reads and understands CAD prints 

-Must be able to understand both verbal and written instructions and following them with precision 

-Exhibits clear verbal and written communication skills 

-Displays great attention to detail 

-Exhibits a “think like the business owner” mentality 

-Must be able to work independently


Working Environment:

Manufacturing environment: may be exposed to loud noises, sharp tools, jagged material, aluminum and plastic shavings, and machinery that has moving parts


Physical Requirements:

-Lift up to 40 pounds

-Standing for long periods of time

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For questions please contact us via jobs@koerber.com.
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For questions please contact us via jobs@koerber.com.
Please apply exclusively via the “Apply now” button.

Körber Pharma is a Business Area of Körber, an international technology group with around 10,000 employees and more than 100 locations worldwide. At Business Area Pharma we offer a unique portfolio of integrated solutions that deliver the difference along the pharma value chain. Spanning our in-depth expertise in consulting, inspection, handling, packaging machines and materials, track & trace and software, Körber has always the right solutions to unlock the potential of our customer’s productivity. With proven understanding of pharma process and regulation challenges, Körber is the partner to make the most out of pharma and biotech production for customers.

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