Production Operator 3rd shift
SUMMARY This position is responsible for
operating the production machines, producing quality products on a
timely basis, preparing products for shipment, receiving incoming
goods, and moving materials around in the plant and warehouse
Supports all safety objectives of the facility working in
conjunction with management
Mixing components for plastic compounding.
Operating plastic extrusion equipment, including set up,
troubleshooting, adjusting, and performing quality control
Filling hopper with compounds.
Weighing and packaging product.
Cleaning work area and machines.
Operating a forklift truck to move material throughout the
Operating auxiliary equipment such as scales, driers, blenders,
pumps, classifiers, conveyors, and injection molders.
Assists in training of others
Continuous checks of product quality
Good attendance. On time all the time and lead by example
Other related duties as assigned
Able to start, operate, troubleshoot, and shutdown single screw
extruders, twin screw, and all the mixers.
High school diploma or equivalent (GED) required.
3+ years of experience in plastics industries.
Experience with batch mixing.
Experience driving a forklift.
Familiar with lock out tag out procedures.