Cable Operator

Phoenix, Arizona
Mesa, AZ
Depends on Experience  Weekly
Full Time
1st and 2nd



The Cable Machine Operator supports the production of cables from raw materials to required specifications. The Cable Machine Operator will set up, run and help problem solve Tape Wrapping Equipment, Braiding Machines, Extrusion Machines, Spiral Machines and Specialized Wire Equipment.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Effectively operate cable manufacturing machines and basic mechanical machines

  • Perform machine setups

  • Diagnose and help resolve basic problems with machinery

  • Operate cable testing analyzers to perform first article inspections

  • Read and follow work instructions to manufacture quality cable

  • Complete required documentation and traceability logs

  • Complete in-process quality control procedures

Job Requirements

  • High School Diploma, GED or equivalent experience, 1-2 years of Technical school preferred

  • 1-2 years of experience in a manufacturing environment

  • Experience manufacturing cable or cable assemblies, preferred

  • Mechanical aptitude

  • Ability to effectively speak, read and understand English

  • Ability to read micrometers and calipers

  • Ability to perform basic math functions (add, subtract, multiply and divide), including

    working with fractions and decimals.

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, including Outlook, Word and Excel

  • Ability to work with small hand tools

  • Ability to occasionally lift up to 25 lbs.