Job Title:  Production Operator- 2nd Shift


Montevideo, MN, US, 56265

Business Unit:  Engineered Medical Components
Posting Date:  Nov 21, 2023
Job Description: 

AMETEK is a light industrial medical device component manufacturer in Montevideo, MN

  • $3,000 Sign On Bonus!
  • Hiring entry level and experienced production roles up to $22 per hour
  • $2 per hour Shift Differential for night and weekend shift
  • World Class Benefits
  • Paid time off and paid holidays
  • On the job training provided
  • Safety-focused, clean and air conditioned


The Production Operator role is responsible to run numerical control machines which has been previously set up that automatically performs manufacturing processes. The role also examines product for defects and completeness, using microscope and measurement equipment.


Duties and Responsibilities Include:

  • Read blueprints, work instructions, and drawings to determine visual inspection criteria, workpiece measurements, and material requirements.
  • Read and verify document kit and enter information on appropriate paperwork to track progress.
  • Set up microscope over measuring instrument which may include minor setup of spools, laser or other machines.
  • Position, adjust, and secure workpiece in a mandrel, fixture, or automatic feeding mechanism.
  • Activate machine to automatically perform manufacturing processes.
  • Monitor machine operation and control panel displays to detect workpiece defects or machine malfunction.
  • Select parts randomly according to control charts.
  • Visually examine product for defects and completeness using microscope.
  • Inspect workpiece for defects and measures workpiece, using rule, template, or other measuring instruments to determine accuracy of machine operation.
  • May sort or rework parts.
  • May replace and adjust cutting device, spools or tools.
  • Prepare, fill, label, and transport packages per work instruction.         
  • Remove and transport finished work pieces and packages as specified making sure to protect material from damage while handling.
  • Obtain material, trays and carriers.
  • Return excess material to inventory.                                  
  • Perform any other related duties and assignments as required.


Position Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED is required.
  • Manufacturing experience is preferred.
  • Ability to read and understand basic instructions, such as shop packet, standard work instructions, and various visual aids.
  • Ability to use basic math and measuring devices.
  • Good manual dexterity is helpful.
  • Good time management to work at a good pace, executing word orders and demands.
  • Ability to handle basic tools.




Salary Minimum:  Market
Salary Maximum:  Market
Incentive:  No

Disclaimer: Where a specific pay range is noted, it is a good faith estimate at the time of this posting.  The actual salary offered will be based on experience, skills, qualifications, market / business considerations, and geographic location.

AMETEK is committed to making a safer, sustainable, and more productive world a reality. We use differentiated technology solutions to solve our customers’ most complex challenges. We employ 18,500 colleagues, in 30 countries, that are grounded by our core values: Ethics and Integrity, Respect for the Individual, Diversity and Inclusion, Teamwork, and Social Responsibility. AMETEK is a leading global provider of industrial technology solutions serving a diverse set of attractive niche markets with annual sales of over $6.0 billion. Traded publicly (NYSE:AME), we are a component of the S&P 500. Visit for more information.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process should call 1 (866) 263-8359.

Nearest Major Market: Minnesota