Job Details

Requisition Number 18-0443
Post Date 7/12/2018
Title Machine Operator
Shift 1st Shift
City Ogden
State UT
Company O'Neal Flat Rolled Metals LLC

Come join our team of skilled, highly dedicated employees! O’Neal Flat Rolled Metals (OFR Metals), is a leading North American metals service center, focused on processing and distributing flat-rolled metal products. We have 8 facilities nationwide, employing individuals in the areas of warehousing, sales, inventory management, administration and general operations. We take pride in hiring talented individuals who share in our beliefs of teamwork, innovation, performance excellence, integrity, empowerment, and fun in everything that we do!

In addition to competitive wages, we understand that benefits play an important role in your choice of an employer. OFR works hard to make sure that our benefits reflect the changing needs and wants of our people and it’s why we provide many industry leading benefits to our employees. OFR is pleased to offer a comprehensive and competitive benefits package to all part-time and full-time employees. Our benefit package includes (but is not limited to):

- Paid Time Off (PTO) and Paid Holidays
- Health, Vision and Dental Insurance
- Work site Wellness Programs and Health Club Membership Reimbursement
- Flex Spending and Health Savings Accounts
- Company Paid Disability Coverage and Life Insurance
- Tuition Reimbursement 401k and Profit Sharing Options

Machine Operator – Operations Specialist II

Position Summary: The primary responsibility of a Machine Operator is to ensure efficient processing of material while maintaining customer specifications and compliance with company safety standards. Assist in moving/transporting material to and from designated storage areas.

Essential Functions & Responsibilities:

  • Read and understand customer orders and internal order details
  • Read and understand procedural documents to ensure accurate processing requirements
  • Operate machinery by using skills associated with levers, buttons, calipers, and hand tools
  • Use electronic ERP system to complete paperwork and verify shipping information
  • Actively participate in training events such as; LEAN, compliance, safety, ISO and general procedure/process events
  • Assist in other departments as necessary, including; skid building, order pulling, truck loading and general material handling
  • Wear appropriate PPE (personal protective equipment)< /span>
  • Ensures that all required paperwork is completed in a timely manner
  • Operates at least 2 processing lines and directs the activities of fellow team members on the line, as well as those acting in a support function to the line
  • Utilizes LEAN skills and methodologies and participates actively in LEAN events
  • Contributes to the continuous improvement of productivity and safety
  • Using knowledge of the quality and spec requirements of OFR customers, exercises sound judgement regarding product quality coming off the lines
  • Motivates and leads fellow team members using effective coaching skills
  • Participates in company training on safety, hazard communication, blood-borne pathogens and accident reporting

Qualifications Required:


  • High school graduate or GED preferred but not required


  • At least 6 months of experience working in a warehouse and/or manufacturing environment operating equipment/machinery
  • Previous experience using a forklift and overhead crane preferred

Job Competencies:

  • Ability to read and comprehend work orders, directions, and safety and procedure manuals
  • Effective communication skills required to work with sales department to meet specific customer requirements or to verify quality acceptance from customers
  • Follows directions and uses common sense in determining causes of late delivery
  • Knowledge of various hand tools, measuring and guiding devices
  • Knowledge of gauges, dials, pedals, and other indicators on machinery
  • Able to perform basic math, including addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills (using knowledge of the structure and content of the English language) required to complete shipping tickets and alert appropriate personnel of equipment problems and safety/quality issues
  • Well organized to conduct the activities of team members to achieve maximum productivity

Physical Demands:

  • Infrequent lifting of weight up to 50 pounds from floor to waist level
  • Carrying up to 50 pounds at waist level for distance no greater than 5 feet on a semi-frequent basis
  • Ability to use a rotating motion of shoulder to toss items weighing up to 30 pounds on a frequent basis
  • Must be able to bend, squat and/or crouch down using knee and hip movement frequently
  • Frequent torso movement involving twisting, bending, and/or stretching
  • Frequent reaching and stretching of arms below and above shoulder level
  • Frequent head and neck motion in looking up, down and from side to side
  • Ability to stand and/or walk for up to 8 hours per day
  • Using full body motion to climb in and out of forklifts
  • Ability to push and pull weight of up to 30 pounds at chest level
  • Utilize manual dexterity of arms, elbows, wrists and fingers
  • Ability to visually interpret multiple shades of colors
  • Must be able to hear, speak and interpret sounds

Work Environment:

  • Work environment contains moving mechanical parts and is consistent with the standard manufacturing and/or warehousing environments
  • Work may be performed near moderate to continuous loud noise

    O’Neal Industries, Inc. and its affiliates are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.

    Employment screening includes the successful completion of a drug screen and background check post offer.

    O’Neal Flat Rolled Metals participates in E-Verify to electronically confirm employment eligibility after Form I-9 has been completed.

  • Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.
  • Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided by OFCCP here.
  • The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)
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