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Machine Operator

City:  Lawrenceburg
Country/Region:  US

Are you a highly motivated individual with a passion for innovation?

Are you seeking a role that will continue to challenge you in a company committed to championing your growth?

Prysmian Group is the world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry. Spanning 50 countries, 112 plants, 25 research and development centers, and employing over 30,000 associates, we have a strategic footprint that allows us to service emerging markets and communities across the globe with ease. Prysmian Group is presently on a full integration path with General Cable. This growth is only the beginning. We are presently looking for top talent to join our team during this exciting time.





General Cable Corporation, a leading wire & cable manufacturer located in Lawrenceburg, KY, has immediate openings for Machine Operators. The machine operator is responsible for the day-to-day duties in running equipment to produce quality product, safely and on-time. The working schedule will be 12-hour rotating shifts from 7:00pm – 7:00am with every other weekend scheduled.



Operators are responsible for continuously monitoring and maintaining product quality based on established standards including visual and mechanical inspection of product, as well as work in a safe manner at all times following all safety policies and procedures. Performing setups in accordance with established procedure, operating, and loading/unloading equipment. Work from written and verbal instructions, procedures and work orders are also required. 

Additional responsibilities include: Maintaining and logging all information required supporting traceability and quality, participating in cross-training activities, maintaining work area and equipment in a clean orderly condition, and performing other duties as required or directed.



  • High School Diploma or GED from accredited institution.
  • Must pass physical and color vision exam.
  • Must be able to pass background check and drug test.
  • Prior manufacturing experience is a plus.
  • You must be able to stand up to 12 hours per day.
  • You must be able to walk 8-10 hours per day for short distances.
  • You must be able to push/pull up to 66 pounds multiple times per day.
  • You must be able to bend 10-20 times per day.
  • You must be able to squat 20 times per day.
  • You must be able to climb step ladder (4-6 steps) 4-5 times per day.
  • You must be able to reach 10 times per day.
  • You must be able to lift up to 35 pounds occasionally.
  • You must be able to twist moving reels multiple times per day.
  • You must be able to grasp, manipulate, push/pull 40-50 times per day.
  • You must be able to demonstrate mechanical and computer skills.
  • Opportunity to be trained and drive fork-lift possible.
  • Must be able to work in a High Performing Team Environment with limited supervision.


Prysmian Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All persons shall have the opportunity to be considered for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, military service and veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. Prysmian will endeavor to make a reasonable accommodation to the known physical or mental limitations of a qualified applicant with a disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business. If you believe you require such assistance to complete this form or to participate in an interview, please let us know.

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