Candle Extrusion Machine Operator Job Description Sample
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Job OverviewThe machine operator produces product by following standard operating procedures, setting up, operating, adjusting and maintaining various production equipment. Main Responsibilities
Set up extruders, in accordance with instructions on production sheets.
Operate extruders with constant attention to metering equipment, improving run speeds, product quality, scrap removal.
Fill hoppers, attend to resin boxes and mix resin as required.
Check gauge, size and quality of the film at least once per roll.
Change rolls as required.
Fill out necessary paperwork as instructed by management.
Observe all safety rules and regulations.
Operate all equipment with special care to avoid damage, and report any equipment problems to management immediately.
Train new employees to the best of their knowledge.
Maintain a clean, neat and orderly workplace.
Perform any and all other job related tasks as instructed by management.
High School diploma or equivalent
0-2 years manufacturing experience
1 – 3 years hands on machine operation experience preferred
Able to lift 50+ LBS
Cantel is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities as well as other qualified individuals are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin or other protected class status.
As a 2nd Shift Extrusion Operator in the Hose department you will perform the following duties:
Operation of the assigned equipment and any auxiliary equipment associated with the operation of the assigned area.
Inform the crew leader/shift supervisor of any safety, mechanical, or operational problems.
Document actions completely and accurately as required on receiving, QC, and assigned paperwork.
Qualifications & Competencies
HS diploma or GED
Ability to communicate in English, writing must be legible using proper spelling and grammar
Ability to follow written instructions (ie SOP's and specifications)
Ablity to perform basic math (add, subtract, multiply and divide)
Ability to drive a forklift and posses a valid drivers license
ESSENTIAL PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS OF THE JOB:
Handle machine parts weighing up to 50 pounds.
Move and control reels of garden hose weighing up to 1200 pounds. Body strength and stamina must be sufficient to perform these duties 50 times per shift.
Remove tooling and properly reassemble using basic hand tools. Basic motor skills are required to perform the necessary mechanical aspects of this job in an efficient manner.
Tolerate summer heat of 15 degrees above outside temperatures.
Body agility to enable bending, stooping and lifting hose, tools and other items needed to perform the job. Body strength and stamina must be sufficient to perform these duties 25 times per shift.
Extrusion Line Operator - Bennettsville
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1.Operate and monitor Extrusion lines insuring that all process standards are followed closely, therefore, producing a good quality product. Coordinate operator assistant work .
2.Discuss operation with off-going operator to determine the condition of the line.
3.Observe yarn style, coding, and special conditions.
4.Make a visual check of operating conditions every half hour and record data as required. Maintain operating conditions at the desired level.
5.Coordinate duties of operator assistant as required to insure proper operation and top quality yarn.
6.Keep reclaimable waste clean.
7.Insure that nip rolls, winders, or any other equipment is in good working condition.
8.Inspect each rack of yarn before releasing yarn to Beaming.
9.Change screen pack according to schedule, clean quadrant lens and target.
10. Take designated packages to lab for lab checks.
11. Perform any miscellaneous duties as required by supervision.
12. Obey all safety rules and regulations.
13. Report any accidents and/or injuries, no matter how slight, immediately to supervision.
Must be able to stand, walk, bend, and stoop for long periods of time.
Must be able to work weekends, holidays, overtime and shifts as required.
Must perform miscellaneous duties as required by Supervision.
Must be able to lift 20 pounds on a frequent basis.
Must be able to frequently push full yarn racks that weigh 1,000 pounds.
Prefer working knowledge of Extrusion Department
EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled
Mohawk Industries is a leading global flooring manufacturer that creates products to enhance residential and commercial spaces around the world. Mohawk’s vertically integrated manufacturing and distribution processes provide competitive advantages in the production of carpet, rugs, ceramic tile, laminate, wood, stone and vinyl flooring.
Our industry-leading innovation has yielded products and technologies that differentiate our brands in the marketplace and satisfy all remodeling and new construction requirements. Our brands are among the most recognized in the industry and include American Olean, Daltile, Durkan, IVC , Karastan, Marazzi, Mohawk, Mohawk Home, Pergo, and Quick-Step. During the past decade, Mohawk has transformed its business from an American carpet manufacturer into the world’s largest flooring company with operations in Australia, Brazil, Canada, Europe, India, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Russia and the United States.
Job ID 2019-40275
FLSA Status Hourly
Job Group Manufacturing
Extrusion Operator - Primary - Night Shift
SHIFT: D Shift
PRIMARY FUNCTION: Must be able to proficiently operate an extruder, letoff, take-up, and any other piece of equipment necessary to manufacture the required quality product for the operation required in the assigned extrusion area
LINE: Report to shift supervisor / VS Manager
STAFF: Interfaces with other extrusion operators, managers, and supervisors
Must safely operate and keep clean any piece of equipment necessary for manufacturing a product, which conforms to the quality requirements.
Must read and understand the masters, process sheets, and SOP manual, which are necessary to operate the equipment and manufacture the product.
Must complete and maintain all required paperwork necessary in the operation including DMR, inspection sheets, tally sheets, and DMT.
Must use all required hand tools necessary to set-up, take apart, and operate the extrusion equipment.
Must perform all required quality control checks and inspections to assure the product being manufactured is meeting all required specifications--this includes using micrometers, OTDR, gauge block microscope, and any other equipment necessary to meet and assure compliance.
Must be able to operate the various extrusion lines in the department if assigned.
Must be able to manufacture and maintain a quality product that meets required specifications.
Must keep equipment and area clean and organized.
Must be able to read, write, and comprehend the English language (i.e., the language of all plant directives) for required document control, equipment operation, and supervisor/peer instructions.
Must perform simple mathematics so as to be able to understand process sheets, masters, and SOP manuals, and keep accurate accounts of materials produced, scrapped, issued, and returned to and from stock.
Will be required to supply own simple hand tools and devices necessary to operate the extrusion line. The tools can be purchased after training begins with operator deciding what he/she needs to operate the extrusion line. Certain tools are required per Process Engineering.
Must understand and comply with all policies and procedures of Berk-Tek. This refers to attendance, breaks, conduct, and so forth.
Training period is approximately 15 weeks.
Experience is not required.
Must be able to stand and walk for extended periods of time. In addition, must be able to bend, squat, kneel, twist, lift, sit and reach above shoulders occasionally during shift.
Must be able to frequently lift up to 75 lbs., occasionally lift up to 50 lbs and continuously lift up to 10 lbs.
Ability to ask questions and disseminate information clearly, accurately identify materials on sight, ability to feel for discrepancies in the wire, and ability to hear or use alternative aid necessary to hear instructions, machinery, tow motor audible signals and pages.
Pre-employment requirements include passing a physical and drug test.
EOE / M/F/D/V
Work safely with complete adherence to all safety procedures.
Be a committed employee who adds value, endeavoring to make EF a high performance workplace
Communicate with respect and be a team member who is "easy to do business with."
Observe and comply with all EF policies and contribute to the EF culture of a high performance workplace
Every day at the beginning of every shift; Check pack pressure, spin finish waste buckets,Godet oil reservoir, tack filters, monomer press, main hopper screens for angel hair, daybin levels. Some of these checks might need to be done more than once or twice per shift.
Change packs as they alarm, if they are leaking or when going from dark to light color
Change coolindrum filter twice a week
Check compressors and dryers
Change spin finish totes
Pm all winders once a month
Keep pack room clean and organized
Clean assigned floors
Change winders and trouble shoot them
Regular inspection of all electrical, mechanical and other equipment of the facility.
Detecting any defects and malfunction, immediately repairing them.
Coordinating with process and other departments for feedback on the functionality of machines.
Reporting all defects and damages to maintenance supervisor.
Complying with the company standards and safety regulations.
Maintaining all records of repairs and maintenance done on the machines.
Must be at least 18 years of age.
Must have mechanical or electrical experience of any type.
Physical strength and ability to perform moderate manual labor for extended periods under standard Industrial work conditions.
Must be able to lift 60lbs.
Shift will be night swing
Machine Operator (12 Hour Rotating Days) - Yankee Candle
Position Title: Machine Operator (12 Hour Rotating Days)
Location: Whately, MA
Reports to: Operations Leader
Shift: 12 Hour Days Rotating Schedule 5:45 AM – 6:00 PM
Machine Operator (12 Hour Rotating Days)
The Machine Operator is responsible for running equipment and troubleshooting, following schedules and calculating formulas. In this role the Machine Operator will need to exercise good judgment to comply with instructions and standard procedures. The successful candidate will need to use automated and manual equipment including: basic hand tools, temperature gauges, wax tanks, pumps, hoses and packaging equipment.
Ability to troubleshoot and problem solve equipment.
Produce product at specific rates for each piece of machinery while maintaining quality standards.
High school diploma or equivalent.
Ability to read and write in the English language.
Ability to stand for 8 plus hours and able to lift up to 20 pounds on a frequent basis.
Good working knowledge of basic arithmetic and the ability to calculate percentages.
Previous machine operator experience in a manufacturing environment.
Basic knowledge of computers a plus.
Ability to problem solve.
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This position is for Pactiv, a company of Reynolds Group Holding Inc. JOB DESCRIPTION: • Consistently and safely operates machines at or above standard levels of operation including waste, quality, efficiency and utilization. • Trouble shoot, identify and correct machine related problems through proper adjustments to various parts of the machine. • Provide innovative solutions for production issues. • Provides support and guidance to less experienced personnel. • Completes appropriate end of shift paperwork, accounting for crewing time, machine time, and production quantities. • Able to inspect and recognize defective product and make machine adjustments to correct cause of defects. • Follow all safety guidelines and wear PPE. • Mechanical aptitude, demonstrated problem solving skills and effective communication skills - written and verbal are required. At Pactiv, continuous innovation and development has secured our place as one of the world's largest manufacturers and distributors of foodservice and food packaging products.
Pactiv currently produces custom and stock foam, plastic, aluminum, pressed-paperboard, PE coated board, and molded-fiber packaging. Want to learn more? Visit www.Pactiv.com Pactiv LLC is an equal opportunity employer. We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected status.
Extrusion Operator 2Nd Shift
Eaton's Hydraulics division is currently seeking an Operator II- Extrusion to join our second shift team. This position is based at our Middlesex, NC facility.
The Operator II- Extrusion is requiring the ability to follow written instructions and read blueprint specifications. Under moderate supervision, sets up and operates alternately more than one type of production machine on a limited range of production work, involving close tolerances and set-ups, which are exacting, but not usually highly involved or difficult. Adjusts machine components to regulate speeds, pressures, feeds and operation sequence are ordinarily prescribed.
The operator will be required to learn and work in multiple areas below:
4" Tube Extrusion
6" Tube Extrusion
7" Tube Extrusion
ILS Tube Extrusion
Thermoplastic Tube Extrusion
Thermoplastic Cover Extrusion
Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day. It's where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can help us reach ours.
You will pull powder from staging area and load powder into perform press.
You will set up extruder with proper pin and die according to set-up sheet.
You will perform duties relative to production in the assigned area and is able to operate all equipment and machinery in the assigned area.
You will review work orders, specifications or instructions to establish material, ingredients, procedures, components and settings. Accurately record data on process travelers.
You will accurately complete computer transactions as necessary (labor & scrap transactions, inventory disbursements & cycle counts, expense items, etc.).
You will maintain a safe, clean and orderly work environment through effective housekeeping, 5S and TPM practices.
You will follow all plant, safety, and environmental rules and regulations. Support plant lean, safety, quality and continuous improvement efforts.
When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.
We are committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.
Required (Basic) Qualifications
High School Diploma or equivalent from an accredited institution
Must be legally authorized to work in the US without company sponsorship
No relocation is provide for this position, only candidates that currently reside within 50 miles of the Middlesex, NC facility will be considered
Extrusion equipment experience preferred
Good verbal and written communication skills
Good problem-solving, prioritization and decision-making skills.
Good interpersonal skills/teaming ability
Ability to learn computer transactions
Ability to learn and successfully operate production equipment
We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you'll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That's why Eaton is dedicated to improving people's lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We're ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we're committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.
Job: Manufacturing & Operations
Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: HYD FCV Fluid Conveyance Division
Job Level: Entry Level
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Job title: Extrusion Operator
BG/BU: Amcor Flexibles Americas
Location: Mt. Holly, NJ
Job family: Manufacturing
Reports to (Title): Plant Manager
The Extrusion Operator supports the operation of the production department. They will operate an Extrusion machine in a safe and controlled manner that will ensure the safety of others and the quality of products being made.
The Extrusion Operator coats large rolls of raw material in various dimensions according to customer standards.
Operator appropriately understands and follows the plant's EHS (Environmental, Health and Safety) and Quality systems to maintain a safe workplace and ensure quality product.
Performs setup and operate extruder to produce product according to quality and productivity requirements
Distinguishes quality adhesion while running job and setup
Troubleshoots equipment, web handling, production and coating issues
Follows all safety rules and proper chemical handling processes
Inspects quality and identify and correct defects
Follows documentation procedures and ensure paperwork is complete
Assists in training other personnel
Ensures material meets customer requirements throughout the run
Assumes responsibility for the quality and quantity produced on the machine
Provides daily communication with management, maintenance, shift personnel, etc.
Maintains housekeeping standards of the extruder and the surrounding area
Anticipates and reacts productively to changes, and willingly handles other tasks as assigned
Seeks and implements improvement activities through teamwork and CI Process participation
Performs other duties as assigned
4.Major challenges & complexities
Fast paced environment
Product needs to be precisely created to customer specification
Multiple products with multiple customer demands
Production Department Members
Supervision / Management
6.1 Formal Qualifications and Experience
Knowledge and Experience
Three years web handling experience
Two years extrusion experience
General knowledge of computers preferred
Education and Certifications
- High School Diploma or GED
- Fork Truck Certification preferred
Job Specific skills and abilities
Accomplished troubleshooter for complex extrusion problems
Ability to detect and solve problems that effect product quality, aesthetics and/or contamination
Ability to see accurate colors
Good mechanical ability
Demonstrate ability to work well under pressure
Accurate math skills and knowledge of metric conversion
Forklift certification or willingness and ability to learn and obtain certification
Adequate visual acuity to discern extremely minor imperfections in products
Knowledge of the hazards and safety precautions common to working with moving equipment
Skilled in or able to learn safe operation of tools, equipment and test equipment associated with the printing operations
Effective communications and interpersonal skills to work as a team member in the plant
Well-developed work habits to ensure smooth machine operation and minimal downtime
Proficiency with computers; ability to learn and use additional programs
Ability to identify maintenance needs and ensure that all required preventive maintenance is performed
Ability to manipulate / lift up to 50 lbs
Ability to work in a standing position for long periods of time
Other physical demands include climbing, crouching, and reaching
Amcor Leadership Framework competencies
The 3 Leadership competencies which will apply to all AFA co-workers:
Driving for Results
The Leadership competencies which will apply to OHSE:
Learning on the Fly
The 4 Leadership competencies which will apply to all People Manager:
Nose for Talent
Building Effective Teams
Amcor encourages co-workers interested in career development to apply to roles for which they are qualified.
As a part of the Internal Applicant Process, the HR Team may communicate with your manager to establish eligibility to apply for a new role. To be eligible a co-worker must have been in their current role at least 9 months, not be on a Performance Improvement Plan, and must meet the minimum qualifications of the role.
Co-workers currently holding an immigration visa should indicate interest with HR prior to applying.
Machine Operator 1St & 2Nd Shifts
Eastern Metal Supply, Inc., a national distributor of custom and standard aluminum extrusions and sheet products was founded in 1982. Since then EMS has earned a reputation throughout the United States as a first-class supplier of quality aluminum products based upon the principles of service and quality.
Whether its storm panels, marine extrusions and accessories, hand railing, or a custom aluminum extrusion to your specification, Eastern Metal Supply is the aluminum extrusion supplier that delivers quality products to you. We are currently seeking a Machine Operator/Fabricator for our Riviera Beach location.
Under general supervision, fabricate aluminum products to customer specifications and operate and maintain roll form machine to manufacture products.
The following duties are typical of those performed by employees in this job title; however, employees may perform other related duties, and not all duties listed are necessarily performed by each employee in the job title:
Meet daily production requirements
Enter production data into machine's computer
Inspect products for accurate size, color and quantity
Examine material for defects and reports findings
Ensure machines are operating properly and safely
Fabricate colonial, Bahama, accordions and other aluminum products according to manufacturing specifications
Use a variety of saws, drills, impact tools, sanders, punch presses and folding machine
Adjust machine for lubrication system, ramp speed for length control, roll stages for proper straightness, and roll stages for hole location (roll forming production)
Operate fork truck and 4-directional reach truck
Lift, carry and package products for shipping
Repair machine, light maintenance
Assist in counting of physical inventory
Keep warehouse, work area and machine organized and clean at all times
Comply with Company and OSHA policies; participate in safety and accident preventative meetings
Wear safety equipment as required
Other duties may be assigned to meet business needs
High school diploma or equivalent
Basic math skills
Be able to read a tape measure
Experience in manufacturing and operating hand tools, ability to determine cause and effect
Be able to life and carry up to 75lbs.
PPO Health Insurance
Company Paid Life Insurance and Long Term Disability
Short Term Disability, Accident Insurance, Critical Care Insurance, supplemental life Ins.
401k with company Match
Flexible Spending Account
Paid Sick and Vacation
Eastern Metal Supply is a Drug Free Workplace and an Equal Opportunity Employer
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