Machine Operator, Senior

Location US-CA-San Diego
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Support Senior


At Zebra, we’re reinventing how businesses operate at the enterprise edge - helping them run faster, smarter, and more connected than ever before.  We are a dynamic community of builders, doers and problem solvers, we each play a unique role - shaping new technologies, bringing solutions to market, and partnering with companies on the front line of business. Being a part of Zebra means making your mark as we make digital transformation a reality. It means growing into a leader at a leading company that makes a distinct difference - because together, we’ve only just begun


Sets up, operates, dismantles and trouble shoots various equipment, including automation. Performs new work types and owns specific work projects.


This Shift will be: Monday-Friday 230pm-11pm


  • Applies full knowledge of the functions and mechanical workings of all machines, including ink mixing and color matching
  • Performs quality tests per ISO procedures
  • Troubleshoots and resolves a diverse range of moderately complex problems
  • Possesses knowledge of all job-related policies and procedures in moderately complex situations with limited supervision
  • Trains and assists other operators in interpreting and applying job documents
  • Interacts effectively with internal stakeholders to resolve moderately complex problems
  • Complies with all required safety practices, and regulations
  • Follows work order instructions and performs labeling requirements. Performs quality tests per ISO procedures
  • Adheres to productivity standards
  • Complies with all required safety practices and use of PPE
  • Resolves a variety of problems of moderate complexity by following highly detailed instructions or procedures
  • Receives direct supervision for routine work, new projects or assignments
  • Trains other team members directed by supervisor or lead
  • Builds productive working relationships internally, generally within immediate department or team
  • Learns and closely follows established processes and directions
  • Follow Zebra shared values



  1. High school or equivalent 
  2. 2+ years' experience within manufacturing
  3. Ability to communicate both written and verbal
  4. Basic computer skills and technologies


  1. Web flexographic printing experience a plus
  2. 3+ years of related experience operating any combination of press, converting, and finishing equipment (die cutting, laminating, slitting)
  3. Ability to follow written and verbal instructions
  4. Able to work effectively with others

Zebra is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, ancestry, marital status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by law. If you are an individual with a disability and need assistance in applying for a position, please contact us at


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