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Nexans is a global player in energy transition

We are looking for a skilled Cable Production  Operator  to set up, maintain and operate machinery. You’ll ensure the interminable and efficient running of production.

A great machine operator is reliable and able to work with attention to detail and safety standards. 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. Being a team player is essential since all tasks will require close collaboration with co-workers. The goal will be to ensure that production procedures will be carried on smoothly to maximize efficiency and profits.


We are starting a brand new plant from scratch here in East Providence, with brand new machinery and a very motivated team! We are making this significant investment because the automation cable market is booming and our main customer is located 2 miles from us.


Role Responsibilities:

§  Setup and operate multiple types of equipment in Providence plant

§  Effectively communicate with other operators and shift supervisors to solve production issues

§  Examine products for completion per specifications.

§  Report issues/ideas to Production Manager

§  Typically work 8 hour shifts, 5 days per week

§  Maintain a safe and clean work environment on a daily basis

§  Meet expected safety guidelines

§  Produce quality products by following work instructions, SOP’s, and department head guidance

§  Adheres to all Nexans’ Safety Standards and Safe Work Practices.

§  Follows and abides by Nexans Code of Ethics and Business Conduct Standards.

Expected results:

§  Manufacture cable per specifications

§  Achieve KPI’s for on time delivery, variances, and first pass yield

§  Create products for customers within expected time frame

§  Maintain accident free workplace

​​​​​​​Required skills and qualifications

§  High School Diploma or equivalent

§  Basic mechanical skills

§  Ability to lift up to 50 pounds

§  Be able to stand for extended periods of time

§  Computer knowledge and skills

§  Ability to work a varied schedule with the possibility of overtime

§  Ability to use small hand tools and have eye hand coordination

§  Ability to become forklift certified


Medical, dental, vision, STI, LTI, 401K with company contribution and company match, 13 Holiday and vacation in the first year

Salary Range: 18 – 21/hour

Nexans is a global player in energy transition. Our purpose: ELECTRIFY THE FUTURE. For over a century, Nexans has played a crucial role in the electrification of the planet. With around 25,000 people in 42 countries, the Group is leading the charge to the new world of electrification: safer, sustainable, renewable, decarbonized and accessible to everyone. In 2021, Nexans generated 6.1 billion euros in standard sales.

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