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Fabrication Operator

Req ID:  4650
Remote Opportunities: 

We Light the Way!


Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI) is a market-leading industrial technology company. We use technology to solve problems in spaces and light. Through our two business segments, Acuity Brands Lighting and Lighting Controls (“ABL”) and the Intelligent Spaces Group (“ISG”), we design, manufacture, and bring to market products and services that make the world more brilliant, productive, and connected. We achieve growth through the development of innovative new products and services, including lighting, lighting controls, building management systems, and location-aware applications.

How you will contribute:


  • Read and interpret basic blue prints
  • Must be able to read and write and will maintain production records as required.
  • Shall perform other duties in the rate grade and department as required.
  • Must be able to operate all fabrication equipment efficiently and maintain normal production accordingly.
  • Shall assume responsibility for his/her work on the equipment to which assigned, as to quality and quantity under normal conditions.
  • Is responsible for moving material to and from (load and unload) fabrication machines and operating handling equipment as necessary in loading materials onto machines.
  • Setup Fabrication machines, including but not limited to Mazak, Amada, and Press-Break machines
  • Shall perform die or tool set-ups and maintain initial set-up during run by making adjustments as may be necessary.
  • Perform hand grinding, minor adjustments to computer programming logic, minor die repair (when dull) on Press-Break machines, general Total Preventive Maintenance (TPM) work, inventory control procedures/paperwork/computer work and Perform quality and safety inspections on all parts, orders, and equipment
  • Understand, Demonstrate, and Maintain Proficiency in Departmental Lock Out/Tag Out Procedures, Electrical Safety Procedures and Machine Guarding Procedures
  • Employees work an average of 40 hours per week during a normal work schedule.  Mandatory overtime is required but may vary depending on business needs.  Shifts vary in start time.  Most shifts occur Monday thru Saturday.  Sunday shifts may be required depending on business needs. 

Qualified Applicants will have:


  • Minimum High School diploma or GED
  • Ability to read and interpret basic blue prints
  • Some CNC programming knowledge
  • Must be a self-motivated individual and work well in a team environment
  • Basic math skills (ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide using whole numbers and common fractions)
  • Perform all functions related to Flex Operator production functions


We invite you to apply today to join us as We Light the Way to a Brilliant, Productive, and Connected World!


Please utilize the internal career site to apply if you are a current employee at Acuity Brands. 


We value diversity and are an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regards to race, color, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, ethnicity or national origin, disability, pregnancy, religion, covered veteran status, protected genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

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Accommodation for Applicants with Disabilities:  As an equal opportunity employer, Acuity Brands is committed to providing reasonable accommodations in its application process for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans. If you have difficulty using our online system due to a disability and need an accommodation, you may contact us at (770) 922-9000.  Please clearly indicate what type of accommodation you are requesting and for what requisition. 


Any unsolicited resumes sent to Acuity Brands from a third party, such as an Agency recruiter, including unsolicited resumes sent to an Acuity Brands mailing address, fax machine or email address, directly to Acuity Brands employees, or to Acuity Brands resume database will be considered Acuity Brands property. Acuity Brands will NOT pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume.


Acuity Brands will consider any candidate for whom an Agency has submitted an unsolicited resume to have been referred by the Agency free of any charges or fees. This includes any Agency that is an approved/engaged vendor, but does not have the appropriate approvals to be engaged on a search.

Nearest Major Market: Winona

Job Segment: Fabrication, CNC, Machinist, Equipment Operator, Electrical, Manufacturing, Engineering

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