Machine Operator - Expanding/Molding in Aurora, CO at Carlisle Construction Materials

Date Posted: 11/25/2017

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Job Description

Machine Operator – Expanding

Carlisle Construction Materials Incorporated (CCM), a worldwide leading diversified manufacturer of premium building products and related technology has an immediate opening for a Machine Operator in our Expanding/Molding Department.

This position will be responsible for operating/tending machines designed to mold and expand bead into polystyrene blocks according to exacting standards of work orders.

Essential Job Functions:

•         Operate mold and by control panel

•         Cut blocks to specific measurements and maintain daily record keeping

•         Make sure all blocks are usable material

•         Expand raw bead to specific densities

•         Make the necessary changes or adjustments to the mold

•         Properly mark batch number, date, and what cut each block is

•         Conduct daily maintenance checks to ensure all parts work properly

•         Clean and keep area hazard-free and inform Lead or Supervisor of any difficulties

•         Maximize block yields and density control and maintain daily molding reports


  • Education: High School diploma or GED required
  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • Ability to follow instructions and read production orders
  • Experience with computers including various manufacturing programs
  • Ability to use measuring gauges like tape measures
  • Able to work fast and efficient and willing to work long hours during busy season
  • Understanding of basic math, reading, and writing skills
  • Ability to effectively communicate

Physical Demands:

  • For this position, it is required to be able to lift up to 50 pounds
  • There is a repetitive use of hands required with simple grasping and pushing and pulling up to 50 pounds
  • In addition this position requires the following abilities: standing, walking, lifting, reaching above shoulders, bending, and twisting.


  • Competitive pay starting at $14.00 an hour with a $0.50 raise after 90 days
  • GENEROUS $500 sign on bonus!
  • Competitive benefits package including medical/dental/vision, and participation in company's 401(k) plan available upon date of hire
  • Educational assistance (reimbursement)
  • Paid Holidays and Vacation