• Machine Operator

    Job Locations US-IA-Oskaloosa
    Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Clow Valve
  • Overview

    Produces machined parts by programming, setting up, and operating a computer numerical control (CNC) machine; maintaining quality and safety standards; keeping records; maintaining equipment and supplies.



    Starting rate of pay: $20.98/hour

    PLUS 2nd shift premium of .38 cents/hour


    Shift: 2nd

    Schedule: 3:00pm-1:30am, Monday-Thursday



    Please note: Clow Valve practices Conscious Hiring; We utilize the Job Fit Inventories to help us in hiring the right person for the right job. This creates an opportunity for us to best utilize our candidates skills, abilities and behaviors to benefit them long term. We use a minimum 80% fit score for every position we have to verify it's a good fit for both sides and we can maximize development and optimization.




    •Plans machining by studying work orders, blueprints, engineering plans, materials, specifications, and machining parameters.
    •Completes tooling setup for machine.
    •Complete any required fixture set-up.
    •Programs mills and lathes by entering instructions.
    •Load stock into machine (may require use of overhead lifting devices).
    •Verifies settings by measuring positions, first-run part, and sample work pieces; adhering to standards.
    •Maintains specifications by observing drilling, grooving, and cutting; taking measurements; detecting malfunctions; troubleshooting processes; adjusting and reprogramming controls; sharpening and replacing worn tools; adhering to quality assurance procedures and processes.
    •Maintains continuity among work shifts by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs.
    •Documents actions by completing production and quality logs.
    •General cleanup of work area.
    •Maintains safe operations by adhering to safety procedures and regulations.


    •Lifting/carrying of less than 50 pounds.
    •Standing greater than 6 hours per day.
    •Ability to work in extreme temperature conditions.
    •Ability to work around machinery.
    •Ability to gauge and measure parts using mathematics.
    •Ability to use hand tools & do repetitive work.
    •Manufacturing Experience is preferred
    •Relevant machining experience preferred.
    •Ability to wear PPE including but not limited to earplugs, safety glasses, & metatarsal guarded boots.




    Clow Valve Offers a Full Range Benefits Package Including: Premium Free Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Life, Disability, and 401K.

    McWane is a Federal VEVRAA contractor and an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing equal employment opportunity in all employment practices. McWane will not discriminate against any applicant for employment because of their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, veteran or service member status, marital status, citizenship status (In IL - sex, including same sex, ancestry, order of protection status, physical or mental disability, military status, pregnancy, unfavorable discharge status, genetic information), (In IA - gender identity), (In CA - gender identity or expression, and genetic information) or any other category protected by federal, state or local law.



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