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Machine Operator

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 qualified Machine Operators 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 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?


•Lots 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.



•High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED) preferred.
•Previous experience in a manufacturing environment preferred but not required.
•Attention to detail and ability to read production documents.
•Ability to work overtime as necessary. 


•Regularly required to stand; walk; use hands and fingers to 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.
•Regularly exposed to warm and/or humid conditions, moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles.
•The noise level in the work environment may be high.
•Personal Protective Equipment supplied by the company.

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

Matthews Memorialization is a leader in the memorialization industry who is committed to helping customers grow their businesses and helping families move from grieving to remembrance by providing products of superior craftsmanship and revenue generating programs and services. Within this industry, our Environmental Solutions is focused on the design and manufacture of advanced combustion systems. Matthews Memorialization is a (MATW) Matthews International company. 


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