Laser Operator- Moz Designs, Inc Job

DATE: Apr 15, 2024

LOCATION: Oakland, California, United States, 94621

Company: Armstrong World Industries

Primary location: Oakland, California
Employment status: Full-Time

Compensation:  Hourly rate range is $23.72 - $29.68/hr. Individual pay will be based upon skills and expertise, experience and other relevant factors.
Shift schedule: Monday - Friday, 6am - 2:30pm. Must be willing and available to work overtime as needed.

MOZ Designs, Inc. specializes in high-end Architectural Metal Fabrication for the commercial, hospitality, institutional, and retail industries. We design and manufacture a variety of architectural products consisting of column covers, metal paneling, signage/display/fixtures, art design and many other applications. MOZ is currently seeking a qualified candidate for a full time Laser Operator position within our Production Team at our Oakland, CA.


Overview Of Responsibilities:

  • Review the schedule of jobs and execute plan within scheduled production time; report work via shop floor computer system.

  • Operates Fiber Laser Machine , Team Lead last 5 years

  • Examines products for quality and adjusts as needed.

  • Performs minor repairs and routine preventative maintenance on cutter machines, including cleaning scrap trays and filters.

  • Follow and comply with all safety and work rules and regulations. Maintain housekeeping standards.

  • Assist in other finishing/ cleaning operations as needed.


Experience and Education:

  • 5-8 years of experience (ability to lead)

  • Previous CNC Fiber Laser, CO2 or water cutting experience.  (within last 3 years)

  • Experience with laser cutting metal ( aluminum, stainless steel )

  • Must know basic math and how to use basic measuring equipment, tolerances are key

  • Must have basic computer knowledge, shop floor computer systems/Programing a plus.

  • Exceptional critical thinking and problem-solving skills.

  • Must be mechanically inclined.  (repair and maintenance is key)

  • High school diploma or equivalent, required

  • Secondary/trade training highly desired. Shop work a Must

  • Fluent in written and verbal English; bilingual English/Spanish a plus


Physical Requirements:

  • Regularly lift and/or move objects 10-50 pounds

  • Frequently lift and/or move objects that weigh more than 100 pounds using mechanical equipment

  • Ability to climb, stoop, kneel, reach, push, pull, grasp, and perform repetitive motions

  • Regularly stand, walk, and sit for extended periods of time

  • Climb ladders of varying heights

  • Due to the open environment of the warehouse, must be able to work in various weather and temperature conditions to include extreme heat, humidity and cold

  • Abide by all company safety and hygiene regulations

Móz Designs, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Armstrong World Industries, specializes in manufacturing unique architectural metal products for a multitude of industries within the commercial sector. We are also expanding into new markets, both residential and other owner driven businesses. Our diverse metal products include column covers, feature walls, room dividers, canopies along with a new line of metal artwork and decorative metal laminates. We are 30+ years in the Bay Area. MOZ Designs offers a generous benefit package including medical, dental, vision & PTO.



MOZ Designs, Inc., a subsidiary of Armstrong World Industries, is committed to engaging a diverse, purpose-driven workforce.  As part of our dedication to diversity, MOZ is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and all qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard for race, sex, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion. We are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at by email at AWI talent acquisition and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Requests for accommodation will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this email address.

Come and build your future with us and apply today!

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