Posted time December 5, 2023

Waterjet Operator, General Laborer (Full-Time)

$15–$20 Per Hour DOE

As a Waterjet Operator, General Laborer with Augustine Die & Mold, Inc. (ADM), you will support ADM’s full-service ultrahigh-pressure Waterjet Cutting operations for customers seeking high-quality, cost-effective, high-precision parts from basic and simple designs to the most complex with compound angles and difficult shapes.  Position works 2nd shift, 3:00 PM to 11:00 PM.  Prior waterjet or plasma table operations highly preferred, but we are willing to train the right mechanically inclined candidate.  ADM offers a Comprehensive Benefits Package.


  • Study and interpret drawings, manuals, specifications, or sample parts to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished products, sequence of operations, and set up requirements.
  • Operate, load, and unload material and parts using cranes and other equipment; prove programs; operate controls; set offsets; and perform deburring and inspections of quality parts for performance requirements.
  • Under supervision, assist skilled CNC operators with equipment and provide QA support for immediate Supervisor or Lead Machinist/Trainer.
  • Pack finished assemblies to ensure protection for shipment and transports to storage area.
  • Ensure that production rates are met or exceeded.
  • Detect equipment malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining and adjust machine, within capabilities.
  • Control media as required to ensure quality of production.
  • Report all malfunctions to Supervisor or Management.
  • Perform troubleshooting and light maintenance duties.
  • Maintain a clean working environment around all equipment and all areas in the shop.
  • Become educated in all areas of Shop Safety and practice learned techniques in all daily activities.
  • Perform miscellaneous duties as assigned by Supervisor.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications:

  • Basic math skills, including but not limited to, addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, geometry, and algebra for the purpose of calculating material fabrication.
  • Ability to perform physically demanding medium-duty tasks.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Basic communication skills.
  • Negative Panel Drug Screen

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Reading and interpreting blueprints and geometric tolerancing
  • Knowledge of the use of precision measuring instruments and their application, including but not limited to, calipers, micrometers, pin mics, depth gages, dial indicators, and scales
  • Ability to operate tow motors and forklifts
  • Working knowledge of PCs and their application to a shop environment


  • High school diploma or GED required
  • Prior waterjet or plasma table operations highly preferred
  • Prior rigging and crane operation a plus

Top Perks & Benefits:

  • Consistent schedule
  • Holidays Off with Pay
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package (Listed Below)


  • Paid Time Off (PTO) Program
  • Paid Holidays
  • Medical and Vision Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan with Company Safe Harbor Match
  • Annual Attendance/Holiday Bonus Eligibility
  • Life Insurance Option
  • Fitness Center Membership, Corporate Discount
  • Wellness Center Membership, Corporate Discount


  • Monday to Friday
  • 2nd shift, 3:00 PM to 11:00 PM
  • Overtime as needed
  • May include an occasional weekend day to meet production

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Somerset, PA 15501: Reliably commute, or plan to relocate before starting work (preferred)