Saint-Gobain Machine Operator I in Puyallup, Washington

To setup and operate a variety of numerically controlled machines to fabricate parts and assemblies within established time and quality standards or operate ovens to cure materials to specified thickness and dimensions using standardized procedures, work instructions, and controlled documents.

  • Read and interpret written work processes, manufacturing aides, models, and blueprints

  • Proficiency in the use of power and hand tools for defined processes.

  • Meet productivity time and quality standards in area of responsibility

  • Understand and apply all aspects of 5S

  • Report non-conforming products and processes

  • Maintain compliance with all Health, Safety and Environmental regulations

  • Maintain compliance with ISO/AS9100 requirements

  • Use company systems such as time clocks, QAD, QCBD (site quality database) and SiteHawk (SDS database)

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • 1- 2 years’ machine operator experience preferred but not required


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand for prolonged periods of time. Ability to manually operate and manipulate hand tools. Ability to regularly lift and move materials and equipment in excess of 50 pounds. Visual acuity to read work processes and blue prints and to perform precision work and visually inspect and verify accuracy of work.


The noise level in the work environment can vary from moderate to occasionally loud, requiring protective hearing equipment. Some exposure to workplace dust and debris. Exposure to paint and chemicals may require wearing a respirator and/or other protective gear. Exposure to high heat sources will require use of protective gear (gloves, aprons, etc).

Saint-Gobain provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Saint-Gobain is an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and supports the hiring of veterans.