Machine Operator in Chino, CA at Carlisle Construction Materials

Date Posted: 3/18/2017

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Job Description

Machine Operator – Cutting Line

Carlisle Construction Materials (CCM), a worldwide leading diversified manufacturer of premium building products and related technology has an immediate opening for a Machine Operator on the Cutting line. Come join us in our facility in Chino, CA to learn more about the building productions and related technology industry. We have our Insulfoam division housed in our facility and the opportunity to learn and grow is available for our employees.

This position will be responsible for operating or tending machines designed to cut expanded polystyrene blocks according to exacting standards of work order.

These positions will either be on 1st shift (4:00am - 12:30pm) or 2nd shift (2:30pm to 11:00pm).

Essential Job Functions:

  • Receives and reads work order
  • Calculates the number of blocks required for work order
  • Communicate number of blocks required for work order to material handler
  • Adjusts cutting wires to correct dimensions using hand tools
  • Lock out energy source and then remove the lock out device when job is completed
  • Starts cutting machine and adjusts the line speed
  • Positions block on slabber and feeds block into cutting machine, cutting foam according to correct dimensions and square-ness per work order
  • Continuously observes and examines cutting machine in operation to ensure conformance to customers’ specifications
  • Stacks, sorts, and bundles cut material according to bill of lading instructions
  • Records data concerning amount and type of block used from duties performed


  • 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 communicate effectively

Physical Demands:

  • For this position, it is required to be able to lift up to 75 pounds frequently and up to 100 pounds occasionally
  • There is a repetitive use of hands required with simple grasping frequently and pushing and pulling constantly up to 75 pounds
  • In addition this position requires the following abilities: standing, walking, lifting, reaching above shoulders, bending, and twisting.

Carlisle Construction Materials offers a competitive benefits package which includes 401k, medical/dental/prescription drug, and life insurance, flex spending, educational assistance, holiday and vacation pay.