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Machine Operator – English

By December 3, 2023 No Comments



Netherlands: Eindhoven
€ 5307 Monthly
English (Fluent)
Hiring type:
1 year
Start date:
Job ref.:
Silviya Hristova
+31 (0)70 311 7822


Our client’s mission is to empower people, build community and bring the world closer together. Through apps and services, they are building a different kind of company that connects people worldwide and gives them ways to share what matters the most to them.

Currently they are looking for a Machine Operator to join their expanding team in Eindhoven. The Machine Operator will handle contractor assignments to carry out the 3D printing processes along with preparation and post-work. The role will also involve the manufacturing of 3D-printed lenses. 

Please Note: This role operates in three shifts: 07:00 – 15:00; 15:00 – 23:00; 23:00 – 07:00

Job Profile for Machine Operator

Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Inspect workpieces for defects, and measure workpieces to determine accuracy of machine operation, using rules, templates, or other measuring instruments
  • Observe machine operation to detect workpiece defects or machine malfunctions, adjusting machines as necessary
  • Read blueprints or job orders to determine product specifications and tooling instructions and to plan operational sequences
  • Set up and operate machines such as lathes, cutters, shears, borers, millers, grinders, presses, drills, and auxiliary machines, to make metallic and plastic workpieces
  • Position, adjust, and secure stock material or workpieces against stops, on arbors, or in chucks, fixtures, or automatic feeding mechanisms, manually or using hoists
  • Select, install, and adjust alignment of drills, cutters, dies, guides, and holding devices, using templates, measuring instruments, and hand tools
  • Change worn machine accessories, such as cutting tools and brushes, using hand tools
  • Make minor electrical and mechanical repairs and adjustments to machines and notify supervisors when major service is required
  • Start machines and turn handwheels or valves to engage feeding, cooling, and lubricating mechanisms
  • Perform minor machine maintenance, such as oiling or cleaning machines, dies, or workpieces, or adding coolant to machine reservoirs

Candidate Profile for Machine Operator

  • Must be fluent in English, both written and spoken
  • High school diploma or General Educational Development is required
  • 0-2 years related experience is required
  • Possess attention to detail, problem solving and interpersonal skills
  • Basic knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance
  • Basic ability to read blueprints
  • Basic knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximising the effective manufacture and distribution of goods

What Our Client Offers

  • Competitive salary
  • 25 holidays per annum
  • Pension Plan
  • Travel costs reimbursement
  • Be part of a growing team with a group of people invested in your success
  • Career development and experience in an international company
  • Every day brings something new and challenges you to think outside the box and initiate change
  • A dynamic working environment in a technologically advanced office

Already imagine yourself in this position? To make the first step, click Apply or email us your CV at cv@bluelynx.com

Please note:

Candidates may be required to present references and diplomas, and may have a background check done as a part of the Blue Lynx recruitment procedure.
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