Machine Operator

Richmond, Virginia, United States


Fulfilling. Innovative. Collaborative. These are some of the words employees used to describe their careers at Worthen. Worthen Industries is a true family owned and operated solutions focused manufacturer. Our people share the passion to solve problems and work as a team. We believe that collaboration is the way to accomplish goals.

Are you ready to be part of the US Manufacturing industry and to learn and make a difference?

As a machine operator you will make batches of our adhesive product. This can be in our hot melt, solvent or waterbased department. As a machine operator you are responsible for the setup of the machine, which includes loading mixing and pumping materials. You are also able to do light maintenance and making sure that the area you work is organized and clean.

Our operators are involved in the entire process of the production. You will learn one area, and can then promote to operate other machines. On-the-job training is a good way to discover how to do the job better, so you should have willingness to learn and improve


Our Operators have a few things in common. They are very safety conscious and focus on the task at hand. They all work as a team to get the job done. And they know that a minor mistake creates a big issue for our customer and they will do everything they can do make sure that doesn't happen. They need to be able to do basic math, be able to show up on time (everyone works all shifts) and follow directions.

Do you believe that you would fit perfect in our team? Then fill out this application!


At Worthen Industries we are the best in what we do; because we believe that our people are precious, and their families are precious. With a wellness coach on staff, and a focus on personal growth and personal lifestyle, we truly support you as an employee. Our benefits package include paid vacation, health insurance, 401k plan, profit sharing and other voluntary benefits.

If you believe that you are a great fit for our organization and this position. Please apply online!

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