Machine Operator

Website Chart Industries

Machine Operator Job Highlights

Title Machine Operator
Type Full Time (day shift)
Experience Required
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location New Prague, MN, United States
Company Chart Industries

Company Profile

Chart Industries, focuses on the design of cryogenic equipment and manufactures highly engineered equipment servicing multiple applications in Energy and Industrial Gas.

Job Profile

The company is seeking a Machine Operator who will play a key role in the manufacturing process of Chart’s products.

Operate and set up a CNC Plasma, CNC Waterjet, and Plate Blaster machine.

Educational Qualification

  • Applicants should have a High School Diploma, GED, or Equivalent

Work Experience

  • Possess work-related experience/training (a plus)


  • Ability to operate overhead cranes/hoists and forklifts
  • Ability to troubleshoot multiple machines
  • Inspect and perform minor maintenance on all assigned machines
  • Maintain a neat and orderly workstation with equipment in safe operating condition
  • Maintain assigned shop equipment and hand tools
  • Maintain required production records
  • Observe and practice safety procedures and policies
  • Safe operation of equipment
  • Setup, operate and monitor multiple pieces of equipment
  • Perform other job-related duties and responsibilities as assigned by the supervisor


  • Familiarity with measuring devices such as micrometers, calipers, tape measures
  • Familiarity with the use of hand tools
  • Previous experience with various types of metals
  • Previous machine/equipment operation

Work Environment

  • Exposure to chemical cleaning solutions and their odors
  • Exposure to metal cutting and welding odors
  • Exposure to occasional flying debris
  • Exposure to overhead objects
  • Frequent carrying up to 50 lbs.
  • Frequent lifting up to 50 lbs., occasional heavier lifting
  • Frequent pushing, pulling, and handling of materials
  • Frequent standing, sitting, walking, bending, stooping, twisting, and occasional crawling
  • May involve exposure to temperature extremes
  • Required use of safety glasses with side shields, ANSI-approved steel-toed safety shoes, welding helmets, and hard hats, (in designated areas)



  • Flexible medical, vision, and dental plans
  • 24/7 access to telephone doctors


  • Generous paid time off and holidays
  • Leaves of absence (family medical, bereavement, personal, sabbatical)
  • Remote work options


  • Financial planning services
  • 401(k) and Employee Stock Purchase plans
  • Life insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA) and Health Spending Account (HSA)

Employer’s Statement

Chart Industries is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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