Junior Machine Operator

Marietta, GA
Full Time
Entry Level

Recruiting Firm Riderflex has been hired by our client, Calibre Manufacturing, to find their Junior Machine Operator!

Company: Calibre Manufacturing
Industry: Dietary Supplements, Botanical Products Manufacturing
Title: Junior Machine Operator
Location: Marietta, GA
Reports to: Senior Operator/Supervisor
Compensation: $18/hour
Shift: 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM (Overtime required as needed.)

Position Summary

Operators install, maintain, and operate machinery. They must have a strong understanding of the machines they work with. Machine Operators may work with mechanical or computer-operated equipment. They must be technically inclined and be able to properly utilize tools and machinery. Since problems with machinery may arise, Machine Operators must be able to analyze situations and find solutions. Candidates for this position should be detail-oriented and willing to learn. Machine Operators should be able to follow instructions, work with others, and help ensure that all safety regulations are followed.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Responsible for setup and operation of all machines.
  • Prep Index, Bosch, TES, and Semi-automatic machine for production.
  • Pour Powder into Hopper.
  • Pour capsules into the rear cap hopper.
  • Run the machines according to SOP.
  • Count the first 10,000 capsules for weight reference.
  • Bag & Label Capsules.
  • Weigh individual caps every 15/30 minutes for QC.
  • Expedite bagged capsules to buggy.
  • Ensure machines are performing at peak performance.
  • Monitor machines for irregularities in machines' mechanical processes.
  • Monitor machines for irregularities of capsules, weight, holes, or issues with filling.
  • Diagnose problems, and readjust parts for smooth operation.
  • Breakdown/disassemble machines for cleaning at the required time per machine.
  • Assemble the machine and sanitize it to prepare for production.
  • Responsible for equipment, supplies, and tools for the department.
  • Responsible for running machines at full capacity.
  • Perform periodic checks on output.
  • Maintains safe operations by adhering to safety procedures.
  • Responsible for producing quality products.

Other Duties
Please note this job description is not designated to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time, with or without notice.


  • Ability to use basic measurement tools (Electronic Hand Scale).
  • Ability to work well as a team member.
  • Strong listening and communication skills.
  • Technical skills.
  • Mechanical skills.
  • Will complete training certification on all machines.
  • Will complete training certification on Machine Breakdown/Clean and Reassembly.
  • Display a high level of attention to detail. 
  • High School Diploma/GED.
  • Observe and follow company safety rules and regulations.


  • Health Benefits after 90 days.
  • 80 Hours PTO-prorated for the first year based on start date.
  • 8 Paid Holidays.
  • Birthday Gift Card.
  • Anniversary Gift Card.
  • Opportunity for annual salary increases and bonuses tied to company performance and
    individual reviews.

About Calibre Manufacturing 

Calibre Manufacturing is dedicated to the advancement of innovative, sustainable solutions derived from nature. Their primary goal is to improve the human experience through natural products or via pathways lent by nature. Calibre Manufacturing applies industry-leading capabilities across a range of areas, including practical materials, feedstock alternatives, health, and nutrition. They are focused on the research and development, manufacturing, and distribution of natural therapeutics and high-quality plant-based derivatives. 

About Recruiting Firm, Riderflex

Riderflex is a top-rated national recruiting firm serving small to large companies globally. Our services range from C-level executive Search to Mass-Volume Associate-Level Hiring, catering to all functions and industries. We specialize in an executive recruiting process that involves vetting candidates through video interviews conducted by seasoned C-level executives.

Furthermore, we are renowned for our unique approach to finding the perfect fit for both clients and candidates. With a strong emphasis on cultural analysis and an executive recruiting process led by C-level experts, we excel in understanding and meeting specific industry needs.

Our mission is to create dynamic work environments driven by our commitment to excellence in recruiting, consulting, and candidate services. At Riderflex, we don’t just fill positions; we forge lasting relationships that propel businesses and careers forward.


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