Job Title: NC PEM Machine Operator

FLSA: Non-Exempt

 Reports to: Second Shift Supervisor

Shift: 2nd Shift

General Summary:  Responsible for the fabrication of sheet metal products to customer specifications assuring that Pro Metal Work’s products and services meet or exceed customer expectations.

Principal Accountabilities:

·         Set-up and Operate the NC PEM Machines (Single or Multi Feed) based on the type of PEM style fasteners required for the product being run; upload and execute programs as required to make customer products

·         Read Blue Prints – Understand isometric and orthographic projections being able to clearly identify the type and number of PEM style fasteners required by product being run.

·         Read and use a digital caliper, height gauge, protractor and other inspection equipment

·         Validate parts meet customer specifications, 1st piece and in-process verification

·         Achieve an exemplary level of quality performance with the goal of Zero Defects

·         Can lift 50 lbs.

·         Can stand continuous for scheduled work shift

·         Meet productivity expectations for products run, demonstrating excellent hand/eye coordination

·         Operate in a safe manner

·         Demonstrate reliability through outstanding punctuality and attendance

·         Other duties as assigned


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:

  • Ability to read blue prints

  • Ability to use fundamental inspection equipment

  • Good organizational, verbal, written and interpersonal skills.

  • Previous PEM Insertion experience preferred but will train a candidate who possess good mechanical aptitude, is reliable, has a desire to learn how to set-up and productively run NC equipment and is committed to outstanding quality and safety performance.

  • Work independently or in a team in a self-directed work environment

Shift Information

  • 2nd Shift – M-Th 3:55pm to 2:25am (1/2hr unpaid lunch) (15 min paid break)


Description of physical working environment:

·         Clean, well lit, air-conditioned metal fabrication shop utilizing the latest industry equipment