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Laser / Waterjet Operator

Job Description:

Shape your future with a career in metal fabrication! At Velocity Metalworks, we’re seeking a skilled and detail-oriented Laser Operator to join our dynamic team. If you have a passion for precision, a keen eye for detail, and the desire to be part of an innovative company, we want to hear from you! As a Laser Operator, you’ll be trained to operate both lasers and water jet machines that play a crucial role in our operations, working with cutting-edge equipment and contributing to the production of high-quality metal components. Join us in Hoffman, IL, and be a part of a team that values excellence and continuous growth. Your journey to a rewarding career in metal fabrication begins here!


  • Operate Plate Laser Machine
  • Operate Plate Water Jet Machine
  • Run cutting operations using premade programs.
  • Adjust settings per process control instructions and blueprints
  • Check parts with precision-measuring instruments
  • Load raw sheets of material and unload finished parts.
  • Meet customer specifications and delivery requirements
  • Ensure machine is calibrated and cleaned
  • Ability to read drawings and blueprints

Reports to: Director of Operations


  • High School Diploma Required
  • Laser or Water Jet experience preferred
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs
  • Excellent Attention to Detail
  • Willingness to be a part of a team

Job Details:

Monday through Thursday, 10-hour shifts with opportunities for overtime

Benefits: Health, Dental/Vision, Life Insurance, 401k with company match

Email resume to: kduncan@velocitymetalworks.com

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