About Penflex

Braiding Machine Operator

We are growing fast and looking for a braiding machine operator to join our team!


To safely and efficiently produce braided hose and loose braid from bobbin sets supplied by bobbin winder.

Penflex Braiding Services - Poly on Plastic Hose

Duties and Responsibilities 

Set-up bobbins on braid machine

  • Perform set-ups according to Work Order and set-up sheet
  • Perform set-up inspections per PTS documentation
  • Diagnose and correct set-up problems

Operate braider in Braid Department

  • Operate braiding equipment in the Braid Department to meet production and quality requirements
  • Perform repairs and preventive maintenance as required or directed by supervision
  • Adhere to Penflex Corporation safety guidelines at all times
  • Perform in-process inspections as required per Penflex PTS documentation

Process improvement

  • Strive for continuous improvement of the processes in the Braid Department
  • Assist manufacturing engineer in the development and implementation of process improvement ideas and projects


  • Able to lift 75 pounds
  • Work with minimal direction and supervision


The Braiding Machine Operator will report to the Braid Department Supervisor.


Please submit your resume to ldierolf@penflex.com and btrainer@penflex.com.