Machine Operator

Kent, WA

Posted January 19, 2021

Full-time, Temporary to Hire, 6:00am-6:00pm or 6:00pm-6:00am 2,2,3 schedule

We have multiple positions on all shifts for full-time, temp-to-hire Machine Operators. This company offers competitive wages, as well as endless growth opportunities should you choose to pursue them. They have openings for machine operators of all skill levels, making this is ideal if you want to expand your skill set!

This company is the nation's leading manufacturer of products that absorb oil spills and other industrial hazards. With the current demands, this company has also adapted its manufacturing to make filters for medical-grade face masks!

What is great about this job:

  • Full-time hours with overtime available - and a schedule that allows for more days off throughout the year!
  • On the job training that includes cross-training in more skilled roles
  • A growing company that offers stable employment
  • Great benefits upon conversion, including a wellness program that pays you to take a Wellness Exam!

Machine Operator Job Duties: 

  • Load fabric products into machinery
  • Identify and react to production problems
  • Perform setups and changeovers as needed
  • Make machine adjustments using basic hand tools
  • Unload and package products 


  • Day Shift 6:00am-6:00pm
  • Graveyard Shift 6:00pm-6:00am
  • 2,2,3 Schedule (this schedule allows for more days off throughout the year)

Machine Operator Requirements: 

  • Ability to occasionally lift and carry 50 pounds 
  • Perform physical labor (climb, bend, lift, etc)
  • Mechanically inclined
  • Knowledge of how to use hand tools 

Terra Staffing Group and our client are keeping your safety as our number one priority. Here are some on-site safety measures you should be aware of:

  • Social Distancing measures are enforced throughout the facility
  • Gloves and masks are provided on-site with the option to use your own as well
  • Employee and visitor temperatures are taken on arrival
  • Hand sanitizer and designated handwashing stations


  • $16-$18/hr
  • OT is available
  • Payday is every Friday


  • Kent, WA - unfortunately not bus accessible, will need reliable transportation

If this Machine Operator job sounds like the right opportunity for you, apply today or call us directly at 253-353-7700. We look forward to hearing from you!

TERRA is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.

About Your Recruiter

Samantha Houston

I am a Recruiter for the TERRA Tukwila team. I love having the opportunity to change people’s lives by matching clients with the perfect candidates. The greatest part of my job is being able to make a real impact and create success stories.

Named Best of Staffing® nine years running, TERRA specializes in finding the Right Fit™.

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