Machine Operator I

Date: Jun 18, 2022

Location: Madison, GA, US, 30650

Company: Dover Corporation

Dover Food Retail (DFR) is a leading manufacturer of Display Cases, Specialty Products, Refrigeration Systems, Power Systems and Comprehensive Services; and leading our industry by Innovating What’s Next in glass doors and intelligent merchandising technologies that keep food safe under brands such as HillPhoenix and Anthony.

DFR is part of the Refrigeration and Food Equipment segment of the Dover Corporation® (NYSE: DOV). Dover is a diversified global manufacturer with annual revenues in excess of $7 billion.

DFR is built on creativity and customer-centric innovation delivered by people invigorated by a strong sense of responsibility to help our customers win in their marketplaces. The relationships we build with our customers are as important to our success as the products we manufacture. This collaborative environment delivers FRESH THINKING, reassuring our customers that they choose the best when they choose to work with the people of Dover Food Retail.

New Pay $17.73




Machine Operator I is responsible for fabricating products using proper tools and machines. Fabricates various types of products and components, meeting defined production schedules. Performs basic operator preventative maintenance.  Operate and/or use related machinery, equipment, and tools necessary to complete assembly / parts fabrication to specifications, which include hoists, slings, grinders (portable & bench), drills, presses, punches, saws, bending machines, tape measure, hand tools, etc. Note: Excludes CNC equipment program set-up and operate


Fabricate assemblies / parts for products and changes to existing products per engineering documents and established production standards.

Set-up, and lay out work using fixtures and guides to fabricate parts and assemblies.

Arrange parts for fabrication and staging processes.

Review finished assemblies and parts to ensure accuracy against drawings and BOMs.

Report fabrication issues and assist in resolutions as required.

Diagnose process and quality issues, and make improvement recommendations to department supervisor.

Reject defective parts and material according to policy.

Ensure safe, careful use, treatment, and maintenance of tools and equipment.

Participate in and attend cross functional meetings as required.

Participate in cross training program---train and be trained


 Key Competencies:


Mechanical aptitude

Problem solving



Quality focus




High School diploma or GED, vocational machine shop training preferred


 to 2 years fabrication/machining preferred

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:


Computer Skills:

Ability to perform basic computer skills

Mathematical Abilities:

Basic Math.  Ability to read tape measure. Understand fractions and decimals, and ability to convert fractions and decimals.

Analytical or Reasoning Abilities:

Some administration, analytical reasoning/problem solving skills and

Communication Skills: (Writing, Foreign Language, Reasoning)

Communication skills (written and oral)

Other Skills (Technical, or Other special knowledge and abilities)


Ability to handle multiple assignments simultaneously in a fast-paced and complex environment. Team oriented individual who is flexible and adaptable to an ever-changing environment. Ability to plan and organize and to set priorities in order to meet deadlines.



Ability stand, walk and/or sit for long periods of time



Must be able to work in an office environment as well as a manufacturing/production shop environment as job duties require.  May be exposed to loud operating machinery and cold temperatures.

Use proper PPE as required per company policy

The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees and are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.  Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the Company.                                             

Dover Food Retail is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.

Nearest Major Market: Athens

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