Lexington SC US5/US7 Production Operator

LEXINGTON, SC, Estados Unidos da América

Lexington SC US5/US7 Production Operator

Michelin is hiring!

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Starting pay is $22.73. You will receive an additional $2.00/hour once you begin rotating 12 hour shifts.

WIN or WorkKeys and Soft Skills Successful Assessment required for employment.

Michelin has an immediate opening for a Manufacturing Professional/Operator who operates the equipment to make our products in an industrial plant environment. This role offers an opportunity to join a company with strong values including a respect for people that allows everyone to own their career and development to find the job they love. This is a wage (hourly paid) position requiring rotating shifts in a 7-day-24-hour operation.

Michelin is recognized as an employer of choice by the people who work here. People stay at Michelin because they have careers with a purpose at a company with a purpose. More than 97 percent of Michelin employees say they choose to move forward together with our company each year. Michelin’s status as a great place to work has been validated by the leading authorities on workplace culture:

  • Forbes' list of “Most Diverse Place to Work” and “Best Employer for New Grads”
  • Fortune list of “World Most Admired Companies”
  • Voted on the top 50 Employers list by the readers of Minority Engineer magazine, Women Engineer magazine and STEM Workforce Diversity magazine.
  • Top Company for Women to work for in Transportation.

Michelin’s purpose is to support your right to move freely to find their better way forward. This role is at the heart of our company to create the products and services to safely make this journey. If respect for people, teamwork and trust are some values you live by you should consider joining us, the Worldwide Leader in Tires!


  • Operate industrial equipment to manufacture the components and final products (tires or tracks) while respecting the safety, quality, productivity levels and other Michelin standards.
  • Inspect and verify the quality and adherence to standards of your production such as rubber mixes, rubber/metal components, or tires/tracks.
  • Implement and uphold the environmental management system and other work standards to protect yourself and the community.
  • Contribute/lead problem resolution or continuous improvement efforts in the areas of SMQDC (Safety, Machine, Quality, Delivery, or Costs).
  • Participate in on-the-job activities, informal and formal training to continually learn/apply new skills for the current job and your desired career path.


  • A willingness/ability to work in an industrial environment with rotating 12 hours shifts using the proper Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) such as safety shoes, glasses, hearing protection, etc.
  • Proven ability to adhere to safety and quality procedures in previous experience.
  • Ability to learn the mechanics of machinery and use of tools.
  • Display values like cooperation, transparency, courage, and humility to foster teamwork.
  • Success in working with employees and teams to meet a common objective.
  • Show a level of attention to detail and data accuracy in previous work.
  • Ability to learn new ideas and skills to advance the organization and/or your personal growth.

Motivated by our Purpose, Michelin offers our employees a comprehensive Total Rewards package with competitive well-being, health care, life insurance and retirement benefits and advantages such as: 

  • Parental leave 
  • Tuition reimbursement 
  • Family health care centers and fitness facilities at several company locations 
  • Fitness membership reimbursement through a network of nationwide facilities 
  • 529 college savings plan 
  • A 401(k) match 
  • Free tires based upon years of service 
  • An Employee Assistance Program 
  • A relocation assistance program  
  • Support of the Employee’s career journey through training and on the job development



Inspire Motion for Life: Apply Today!

As the leading mobility company, we work with tires, around tires and beyond tires to enable Motion for Life. Dedicated to enhancing our clients’ mobility and sustainability, Michelin designs and distributes the most suitable tires, services and solutions for our customers’ needs. Michelin provides digital services, maps and guides to help enrich trips and travels and make them unique experiences. Bringing our expertise to new markets, we invest in high-technology materials, 3D printing and hydrogen, to serve a wide a variety of industries—from aerospace to biotech. Headquartered in Greenville, South Carolina, Michelin North America has approximately 23,000 employees and operates 34 production facilities in the United States and Canada.

MICHELIN® tires have been ranked the #1 Tire Brand across major categories and segments by industry experts and consumers alike. For nearly three decades we’ve been recognized for our achievements in Customer Satisfaction, Performance, Durability, Technology and Innovation.

Michelin cares for the personal and professional development of its employees. We support career advancement through various options, which include: skill and career development, training, career exploration and work with cross-functional teams. We offer the possibility of a varied and fulfilling career path in an environment where unique contributions are valued.

Michelin offers 10 Business Resource Groups (BRGs) which are all-inclusive groups created and led by employees who have shared life experiences across various diversity dimensions. Each group supports business strategies and initiatives along with meeting the needs of members. The goal of each group is to help employees feel welcome and included, support employee engagement and encourage professional development. BRGs also provide cross-cultural support, career management resources and opportunities for community involvement.

Michelin provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), parental status, national origin, age, disability, genetic information (including family medical history), political affiliation, military service, or other non-merit-based factors. Consistent with these obligations, Michelin also provides reasonable accommodations to employees and applicants with disabilities and for sincerely held religious beliefs. If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a disability, please contact us at accommodations@michelin.com.

This position is not available for immigration sponsorship.

Get in the driver’s seat and be on your way to a meaningful professional journey!