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VEGA Americas Inc.
April 30, 2024
4241 Allendorf Dr. Cincinnati, Ohio 45209, Mason, OH, Ohio
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VEGA Americas manufactures, distributes, and services process instrumentation to measure level, density, weight, and pressure. Our products have been making industrial processes safer and more efficient for over 60 years.

As an employee, you’ll find VEGA Americas commits itself to the highest quality standards and respect for the individual needs of employees, customers, vendors, and shareholders. Don’t take it from us alone, VEGA has been awarded a Cincinnati Enquirer’s Top Workplace Award for 6 years running!

Our Mission: Deliver innovative measurement technology solutions worldwide

Our Values: Curiosity, Humanity, Simplicity, Connectivity



Purpose: Machine operators are tasked with setting up, monitoring, and maintaining machines and equipment used in production lines. Ensures machinery works properly, and conforms with (and can produce materials that conform with) company quality, quantity, and efficiency standards. They're responsible for feeding raw materials into machines, operating machines, making minor repairs, replacing parts, and testing finished materials for compliance.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


  • Machine Operation and Maintenance:
    • Simple set up under instruction, operate, monitor and troubleshot machines.
    • Simultaneously run multiple CNC machines, both lathes and mills.
    • Operate machine equipment in a safe manner.
    • Load and unload parts or materials in fixtures.
    • Data entry in Production data acquisition (PDA), Computer-aided quality assurance (CAQ) system.
    • Focus of machines with Siemens CNC.
    • Handling and disposal of operational and auxiliary materials.
    • Maintain a clean and orderly work area.(5S) Perform maintenance.


  • Processing and Inspecting Parts:
    • Process and Inspect Parts in accordance with quality standards
    • Check output to spot any machine-related mistakes or flaws
  • Tool Change:
    • Utilize various different tools
    • Change tools according to instructions
  • Change Orders and Documentation:
    • Must demonstrate ability to maintain detailed records; must be able to complete process documentation and other production records.
  • Collaborative Support:
    • Communicate effectively with team members, supervisors, and other departments to coordinate material flow, address any inventory-related issues, and ensure efficient operations.
  • Safety Compliance:
    • Adhere to all safety regulations and guidelines to maintain a safe and clean work environment. Report any hazards or incidents promptly and participate in safety training programs.
  • Follow Guidelines/Systems
    • Adherence to all management systems.
    • Support for Continuous Improvement (CIP).
  • 6S: Maintain a clean and orderly work area to ensure “tour ready” status
  • Other duties as assigned by management


Required Skills / Abilities:

  • Demonstrated ability to understand units of measure and record information
  • Must read, understand and follow documented procedures and instructions
  • Have operational experience with drilling lathes and milling machines tool, saw and light hand tools.
  • Problem-solving skills to troubleshoot issues that arise during the manufacturing process
  • Must be able to read and understand technical drawings
  • Reliability and quality awareness.

Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required; technical/vocational school diploma highly preferred
  • At least 2 years of experience as a machine operator required

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to work in noisy environments.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds at times.
  • Ability to bend, stretch, squat, and climb to access all parts of the machine.
  • Ability to perform manipulation of machine tools and parts
  • Ability to see close vision, depth perception and adjust focus
  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time
  • Ability to work in a fast-past environment and handle multiple tasks


Only turned parts are good enough for demanding high-tech products, which are completely perfect. As one of the market leaders in Europe, Grieshaber Precision is the first choice, if turning parts made of aluminum or stainless steel with the highest demands on quality, precision and optics are required.

From automotive to sensors to measuring and medical technology: For generations, we have been development partners for our customers - independent, traditional, 100% reliable - because we have got the hang of it.

We strive for long-term connections - with our customers and our employees. A close, long, and therefore trustworthy cooperation is the foundation of any relationship. Because people are the center of our focus as a family business, respect, team spirit, and a friendly working atmosphere are part of our self-image.


What makes VEGA a great place to work?

VEGA Americas, Inc. provides a full benefits package to Full-Time employees including:

  • A competitive salary
  • Health, company HSA contribution, Dental, Life, and Disability benefits available on day one
  • Competitive 401(k) with flexible investment options and a company match to help you reach your retirement goals
  • Other perks include vacation time, holiday pay, 100% paid parental leave, tuition assistance, a casual dress code, and training opportunities.

VEGA Americas, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity employer. It is our policy that we will not discriminate against any person based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, disability, or veteran status.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. EOE AA Minority/Female/Vet/Disability

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