1st Shift Production Operator - 1350 Bridgeport Drive in Kernersville, NC at Michaels

Date Posted: 7/10/2024

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    1350 Bridgeport Dr Ste 21
    Kernersville, NC
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    Not Specified
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Job Description


We're here for the Makers! Come be a part of the team where innovation and teamwork come together to support the most exciting missions in the world!

Michaels is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are here for all Team Members and all Makers to create, innovate and be better together.

The Production Operator utilizes a variety of equipment and machines to produce high quality custom framing products for our customers, while following safety rules, meeting productivity standards and achieving attendance requirements.

Major Activities

Machine Operation

  • Operates Saw, Router, Joiner and/or Mat Cutter according to procedures
  • Cross-trains on all machines to be fully versatile in all aspects of machine operations
  • Cuts, fits, assembles, packages, and ships frame/mat fillet orders
  • Cross-trains and at times, works in Picking and Fillet
  • Enters order information in computer system
  • Cleans equipment as required to ensure safety and accuracy
  • Performs required maintenance; replaces worn parts (blades, bits, etc.) as appropriate and required

Product Quality

  • Calibrates equipment as appropriate to produce high quality materials
  • Meets or exceeds quality standards set by management
  • Alerts management of machine issues that may affect quality
  • Performs inspection of work completed for visible defects or quality issues
  • Completes re-cuts or re-work immediately

Safety & Organization

  • Maintains a clean work area for safe and efficient operation
  • Inspects equipment to ensure safe operations
  • Follows all safety requirements for machine operations
  • Wears appropriate safety equipment at all times

Minimum Education

  • High School Diploma, G.E.D., or equivalent experience

Minimum Type of experience the job requires

  • 1 year experience in manufacturing or equipment maintenance


  • Demonstrated ability to read, write and speak English fluently
  • Verbal and numerical intelligence
  • Accurately read a tape measure and ruler
  • Accurately read and match number sequences
  • Differentiate between quality cuts, join, and color

Physical Requirements

  • Constantly stand and frequently walk, and constantly use foot controls
  • Frequently bend from waist and twist
  • Constantly lift up to 30lbs/13.6kgs and occasionally lift up to 50lbs/23.6kgs from floor to overhead
  • Occasionally reach horizontally and overhead
  • Constantly push/pull total body from floor to overhead and constantly reach horizontally
  • Feel with the touch of the fingers
  • Constantly grasp, carry, and push with both hands
  • Constantly move arms, hands and fingers to grasp, manipulate, or assemble objects
  • Review physical requirements matrix for all requirements

Work Environment

  • High noise levels and moving machinery
  • Work environment is not climate-controlled and subject to dust and high/low temperatures

Applicants in the U.S. and Canada must satisfy federal, state, provincial and local legal requirements of the job.

To review a comprehensive list of benefits, please visit Michaels Benefits

CO, CT, WA and RI only -To review pay ranges for the position you are applying for, please visit Michaels Pay Ranges - CO, CT, WA and RI.

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