Brake Operator

  • 113 Hemlock St, Rome, GA 30161, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Established in 1984 as Midwest Air Technologies, Inc. (MAT Holdings, Inc.) is a $1.9 billion multi-national company with manufacturing operations, distribution centers and sourcing offices worldwide. The company’s core businesses include the production, sales and service of products in the fencing and hardware, automotive and power equipment sectors. MAT is a family of companies and products offering countless opportunities enabled by our global presence in 12 countries and 14,000 employees.

Job Description

Operates manual feed machinery in support of production strategies and goals to maximize the profits to the company by improving efficiencies and cutting costs.  Must maintain a safe work environment for self and co-workers.

  • Operates equipment in the most efficient manner possible with the constant intention of finding new improvements to increase production and quality levels.

  • Troubleshoots equipment when any errors occur to find the cause of the problem and to seek ways to prevent the error from reoccurring.

  • Proactively monitors production to assure that quality levels remain at the highest possible levels.

  • Performs all setup and changeover processes in the most efficient manner possible.

  • Continuously seeks new methods of production to increase efficiencies, safety, and quality while reducing costs.

  • Maintains operations that guarantee safety is preserved at all times.

  • Aggressively seeks all opportunities available to develop new skills and increase personal development in order to achieve the highest performance possible.

  • Performs all quality inspections of parts during production and immediately seeks to correct any issues found. 

  • Performs routine daily maintenance activities on equipment.

  • Proactively seeks to keep the equipment and work area as orderly and clean as possible to aid future production.

  • Ensures that the work area is completely clean and ready for the next operator at the end of the shift. 

  • Additional duties assigned by Supervisor and/or Team Lead.


High-school graduation or equivalent is required and/or a minimum of two years mechanical press, robot welder, drum welder, and transit equipment operator experience is preferred.

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

This is a full-time position.