Machine Operator-Extrusion

  Job Summary

This is a full-time position for a twin screw extruder operator who will be responsible for setup, operation, troubleshooting of equipment and processing/supporting manufacturing. We provide a structured training program to ensure your success as an operator.

Shifts Available: 2nd (2pm-10pm) and 3rd (10pm-6am)

Benefits and Compensation

  • $17-$20/hr
  • Shift Differential
  • Health, Dental, and Vision Coverage
  • Life Insurance
  • 401K
  • Paid Time Off

Day-to-day Tasks

  • Operational: Setup, Operation, Tear Down, and Cleaning
  • Development Support: Working with Project Managers and Technicians
  • Record Keeping: Tracking operational data, quality, line issues
  • Material Handling: Material selection, tracking, and staging for use
  • QC-Perform & Identify: Perform quality analysis on finished goods to verify product is on target

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to walk and/or stand for an entire 8-hour shift
  • Able to lift 50 pounds without assistance
  • Must be able to operate a forklift and scissor lift
  • Must be able to effectively use standard personal protective equipment (PPE), especially eye, foot, hand and inhalation protection
  • Ability to work in environments with common chemicals to the plastics industry known to cause exposure sensitivities

Qualification and Skill Requirements:

  • High school diploma, GED or equivalent required.
  • Self-motivated with ability to work alone and in small teams with good interpersonal skills.
  • Proficient verbal and written communication skills.
  • Able to follow verbal or written instructions, warnings and product information (including safety and technical data) with an attention to detail.
  • Basic math and computer skills
  • Strong problem solving, decision making, mechanical aptitude and organizational skills

Nice to Have

  • Some post-secondary education or military experience.
  • Previous Extrusion Experience

Work Authorization

  • United States (Required)

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