Machine Operator

Website Martin Sprocket & Gear

Machine Operator Job Highlights

Title Machine Operator
Type Full Time (1st shift)
Experience Required
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Edmonton, AB, Canada
Company Martin Sprocket & Gear

Company Profile

Martin Sprocket & Gear is a leading manufacturer of power transmission components, material handling products, industrial hand tools, and heavy-duty conveyor pulleys. The company is a progressive leader in the Power Transmission and Bulk Material Handling Industry, classified as an essential business.

Job Profile

The company is hiring a Machine Operator to join its team.

Educational Qualification

  • Applicants may be required a High School Diploma

Work Experience

  • Possess experience working in a machine shop with grinding tools and drill press (a plus)


  • Ensure all orders leave your department on time
  • Ensure the quality of parts produced meet the specified print and standard process control guidelines
  • Heat treat steel parts
  • Maintain all shop equipment and report any failures or problems to your supervisor immediately
  • Measure, examine, and test completed parts to ensure conformance to specifications using inspection instruments
  • Operate gang drills putting set screws into parts
  • Operate horizontal and vertical lathes
  • Operate hydraulic key seater to install keyways
  • Operate Mitts & Merrill key seater to machine keyways into sprockets, gears, couplings, etc.
  • Operate radial drill to drill holes into large steel parts
  • Reading and Interpreting engineering drawings, blueprints, or study sample parts for machining steps to be performed and planning process
  • Report any safety concerns to the supervisor/management


  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Mechanically inclined
  • Physically able to stand for the entire shift and handle heavy items including lifting, pushing, pulling, and positioning components
  • Reliable
  • Simple oral communication skills; ability to read and comprehend instructions written in English and complete simple logs and reports in English


  • Growth Opportunities
  • Retirement Savings Plan with Profit Sharing
  • Safety bonus for qualifying employees
  • Supplemental Health Insurance is provided with premiums paid by the company
  • Uniforms provided by Martin for shop employees

Employer’s Statement

Martin Sprocket & Gear is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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