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Title:  SR. Manufacturing Operator

Together we are manufacturing the future! We are looking for hardworking and forward-thinking people to join a team dedicated to delivering industry-leading performance through outstanding talent, an innovative culture and teamwork.

Due to increase in customer demand, Commscope is hiring Senior Manufacturing Operators in Claremont, NC!

How you'll help us connect the world:

Perform physical manipulation or movement of product or materials, machine operations, forklift operation or other jobs as deemed vital by business demands. This includes operating primary extruder to apply an insulating compound to the wire while performing standard quality production procedures. Setting up extruder to include setting heat controls, selecting accurate extrusion tools, cooling devices and using the compound and wire supply specified. Setting up and operating all required support equipment. Unload and accurately identify and store finished reels. Assist other operators in start-up, shut-down and change over procedure. Perform quality control checks on wire supply and finished wire to include adhesion, air leaks, correct size, eccentricity, and wall thickness. We want you to take initiative when there is a problem by using your own skills and troubleshooting. Fill out all reports supplying information to needed areas on the product produced. Work closely with Research & Development Engineering on developing new products and evaluating new raw materials and with other teams on goal-oriented projects. Perform general housekeeping duties around machine areas. As a primary fiber operator, this role will quality check each tube before it goes to Stranding and report problems to a Technician or to a supervisor. Our other departments will have different processes to follow. You will begin training from day one.

Required Qualifications for Consideration:

  • High School Diploma/GED
  • 2+ years of Machine Operator experience
  • Prior experience working in a manufacturing environment
  • Understands quality metrics and tools to perform quality checks
  • Read, understand, and follow job instructions
  • Ability to work 12-hour shifts from 6:00 PM – 6:00 AM on a 4 days on / 4 day off schedule including weekends

You will excite us if:

  • You have strong mechanical skills
  • Possess previous experience with extrusion processes preferred

If selected, you will be rewarded with a comprehensive benefits package, including paid vacation, medical, dental, and vision plans, life and accidental death insurance, a 401(k) plan and participation in the Company’s Incentive Plan. Anticipated salary range dependent on experience and qualifications starts at $18.51 per hour

What happens after you apply

Learn how to prepare yourself for the next steps in our hiring process by visiting https://careers.commscope.com/how-we-hire

Why Commscope?

CommScope is pushing the boundaries of communications technology. For more than 40 years, we’ve been leaders in innovating 5G, private networks, and Gigabit speeds everywhere – we're always anticipating what’s next. Developments such as the Internet of Things, seamless connectivity, Cloud, and 5G introduce new requirements and demand creative thinking. With our unmatched expertise in copper, fiber, and wireless infrastructure, our global clients rely on us to outperform today and be ready for the needs of tomorrow.

CommScope is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including people with disabilities and veterans. To learn more visit careers.commscope.com/eeo.

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