Saw Operator


Position: Saw Operator

Industry: Manufacturing

Job Type: Direct hire

Location: Louisville, KY 40299

Pay Rate: $18.00/ Hr, with quick advancement opportunities

Available Shifts:

1st Shift: Monday – Thursday, 6:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Job Description:

Snelling has an immediate opening for a Saw Operator in Louisville, KY. This position will be responsible for running a horizonal band saw and cutting material to specific length. The Saw Operator should be able to work independently and demonstrate a proactive, problem-solving attitude. Job duties include:

  • Use a drill press to drill and tap holes to designated size.
  • Follow standardized work to ensure safety, quality and productivity goals are met.
  • Be standing 9-10 hours per day.
  • Occasionally be lifting loads up to 50 lbs.
  • Be willing/able to work overtime to complete project and/or meet scheduling deadlines.

Saw Operator Requirements:

  • Has some mechanical blueprint reading and interpretation experience.
  • Is able to read a tape measure to 1/32 inch.
  • Is capable of lifting loads up to 50 lbs.
  • Is willing/able to work overtime to complete project and/or meet scheduling deadlines.
  • Is detail-oriented and able to work effectively within the fast-paced production environment.
  • Is willing and able to train and operate a fork truck to move steel.
  • Is customer focused with a strong commitment to the production schedule.
  • Has prior experience using band saw and drill press.
  • Has a high school diploma or equivalent. Additional training from vocational or trade school is a plus.
  • Is authorized to work in the U.S.


  • Medical, Vision, Dental, and Life Insurance after 30 days
  • 401K (eligible from start date, matched after 1 year)
  • Weekly Electronic Pay

To Apply: Interested candidates should submit their resume for immediate consideration. Resumes will be reviewed as quickly as possible, and qualified candidates will be contacted to set up an interview. Snelling participates in E-Verify and is a drug free workplace. Candidates may be subject to drug testing.

About Snelling: Since 1951, Snelling has helped match exceptional people with exceptional opportunities, and we continue to set the standard of excellence in our field. By combining our award-winning history with industry-leading technology, our team has what it takes to connect you with the job opportunity you seek quickly and efficiently.

Keywords: Saw Operator, Manufacturing, Machine Operating


Louisville, Kentucky 40299