Machine Operators - Metal Processing/Manufacturing - 2nd and...

ELG Utica Alloys (Hartford), Inc
Full Time
Hartford, CT 06120 (North Meadows area)
$22.90 an hour
Posted Hiring ongoing
Job description

ELG Utica Alloys is one of the world's leading specialists in revert management for the aerospace industry, and high-performance alloys and metals. With 14 facilities in 10 countries, and over 50 years of experience, we provide our customers with best in class service and value.

We are seeking reliable and enthusiastic Machine Operators on 2nd shift (M-F 2:30p-10:30p) and 3rd shift (S-Th 10:30p-6:30a) to operate various machinery associated with metal preparation. Machine Operators may have to manually maneuver up to 25 lbs frequently. Machinery includes, but is not limited to torch booths, shears, saws, blasters, washers, etc.

We are currently looking for candidates that have had prior experience torch cutting metal. If this is you, please apply!

All positions are hourly in a union shop and rates are non-negotiable. Hourly pay rate is $22.90 plus shift premium. ELG offers a benefit package including medical, dental, life, vision, and matching 401k.

As of 6/17, the following positions are available:

2nd Shift (Monday - Friday 1430 - 2230)

Machine Specialist (Hand Torch - prior torching/welding experience required)

Machine Specialist (Shears)

3rd shift (Sunday - Thursday 2230 - 0630)

Machine Specialist (Shears)

Machine Specialist (Hand Torch - prior torching/welding experience required)

All training will be performed on first shift for approximately 4-8 weeks (Monday - Friday).

ALL qualified candidates MUST have experience driving gas/propane forklifts AND operating manufacturing machinery.

Job Description:

  • Operate all processing equipment, as required.
  • Perform and report daily maintenance on all assigned equipment, as required.
  • Label, stencil, or otherwise identify and prepare containers designated for storing material.
  • Insure material is properly sampled and identified according to procedures.
  • Immediately notify supervisor of any problems, malfunction, or potential problem that may affect processing objectives. Example: different configurations, defective equipment, poor cleaning results, etc.
  • Maintain good housekeeping and orderly condition of the work area.
  • Comply with all written safety procedures, and work in a safe manner to insure not only personal safety, but also the safety of all others.
  • Follow all company procedures, under direction of supervisor.
  • Assist lesser-qualified employee’s, under the direction of the supervisor.
  • Perform other work as directed by supervisor, in compliance with the current labor agreement.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $22.90 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Evening shift
  • Overnight shift
  • Overtime

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Hartford, CT 06120: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


  • Metal Cutting: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Torch Cutting: 1 year (Preferred)

Shift availability:

  • Night Shift (Preferred)
  • Overnight Shift (Preferred)

Work Location: One location

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