Set-up Operator - 3rd Shift


Fort Mill, SC, US, 29715

Job Requisition ID:  21349


Schaeffler is a dynamic global technology company and its success has been a result of its entrepreneurial spirit and long history of private ownership. As a partner to all of the major automobile manufacturers, as well as key players in the aerospace and industrial sectors, we offer you many development opportunities.  


Your Key Responsibilities

  • Sets up, programs and/or operates machines for production and assembly as assigned, assures and supports process release.
  • Set up and/ or program the operating machine and check accuracy and effectiveness in test sequences.
  • Oversee ramp up of machines after setup procedure.
  • Operate the machines or support Operators in operating the machines.
  • Cooperate with maintenance staff, if necessary.
  • Check finished product/product component and submit for approval.

Your Qualifications

Basic requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • At least one year of related experience required.
  • Must be able to lift up to 35 pounds frequently.
  • Visual acuity to read instructions, operate machines, and inspect parts produced.
  • Prolonged periods working on feet, using tools, and performing repetitive actions that entail frequent bending and stooping.
  • Ability to follow directions and work well in a team.
  • Thorough understanding of or the ability to quickly learn production equipment.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • External applicants must be authorized to work in the US without employment VISA or other sponsorship.


Preferred requirements

  • Associates degree OR completion of related apprenticeship program.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software.

Our Offering

  • Salary range: $19.35 - $21.75
  • Shift Premium: 12%
  • Hiring Bonus: $1,000 after initial period
  • See all our Benefits on:
  • Location: FM1
  • Department: Press
  • Shift: 3rd (11 pm – 7 am)

As a global company with employees around the world, it is important to us that we treat each other with respect and value all ideas and perspectives. By appreciating our differences, we inspire creativity and drive innovation. In this way, we contribute to sustainable value creation for our stakeholders and society as a whole. Together, we advance how the world moves.


Exciting assignments and outstanding development opportunities await you because we impact the future with innovation. We look forward to your application.


Your Contact


Schaeffler is an equal employment opportunity / affirmative action employer. All qualified candidates will receive equal employment opportunities and consideration for employment without regard to unlawful consideration of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law.


Keywords: Production;  


Job Type: Operator 
Job Family: Production 
Contract Type: Not Applicable 
Schedule: Full-Time 

Nearest Major Market: Charlotte
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

Job Segment: Testing, Equipment Operator, Technology, Manufacturing