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Machine Operator - 3rd Shift

Brand:  Matthews Memorialization
Company:  The York Group, Inc.
Line of Business:  Funeral Home

York, PA, US, 17406


The York Casket Company, A Matthews International subsidiary, is seeking 3rd Shift Machine Operators (9:00PM-5:30AM)  for our Production Facility in York, PA for our Memorialization business segment.  We are looking for great people to help us process and build industry leading wood caskets.  We take pride in providing a quality product to families during their most difficult time and need energetic people to join our team.

 Competitive Starting Rate of $16.25-$18.25 (depending on experience) plus full benefits starting day one which includes: Medical, Dental, Vision, Near site clinic, Guaranteed annual bonus, Flexible Saving Account (FSA), short and long term disability (after 90 days), life insurance, earned time off (starts accruing immediately), 401(k) retirement plan with company match and employee stock purchase plan.       


•Working in a team environment?
•Opportunities for growth and advancement?
•Learning to work with a variety of equipment in a fast - paced environment?
•Job stability in a recession proof industry?



•Alot of advancement opportunities including supervision and management.
•You will be working with production supervisors and operating various hand and power tools and/or operating equipment to meet production schedules.
•Ensuring parts and assemblies meet production specifications.
•Performing end of shift cleaning and maintenance on equipment.
•You will have the opportunity to cross training in other departments and equipment.


•Previous Machine operation experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.
•High School diploma or General Education Degree (GED) preferred.
•Possess a mechanical aptitude; ability to use a large variety of hand tools and basic knowledge of power tools, forklifts, welding equipment, and cutting torch.
•Ability to work overtime as necessary.





•Regularly required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk, hear and see.
•Regularly lift and/or move up to 35+ pounds. 
•Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
•Occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles, extreme cold & heat, risk of electrical shock, and toxic or caustic chemicals.

* Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions.

The Matthews Aurora Funeral Solutions division of Matthews Memorialization is a leading manufacturer and distributor of caskets and other funeral home products in North America, producing a wide variety of wood, metal and cremation caskets. We sell our products exclusively through authorized distributors, primarily funeral homes. 

Matthews Aurora Funeral Solutions and Matthews Memorialization are (MATW) Matthews International companies. 


Matthews International affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, age, disability or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.  Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled. 

Matthews International endeavors to make our employment website and application process accessible to all users and applicants.  In doing so, Matthews International provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you have a disability and require a reasonable accommodation or assistance completing the application process, please contact a member of our Human Resource Team.

Nearest Major Market: York PA
Nearest Secondary Market: Lancaster