Extruder Operator Helper Job Description Sample
Extruder Operator Helper
Great opportunity for growth and advancement!!
This position is for Pactiv, a company of Reynolds Group Holding Inc.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responsible for operating and troubleshooting all material blending systems.
Responsible for cleaning all material system filters, socks and canisters.
Responsible for monitoring regrind usage and make adjustments based on departmental goals.
Responsible for maintaining material flow to all machines within your area of responsibility.
Complete all required paperwork.
Identify and properly label all materials put into gaylords for later use.
Maintain material hoses; replacing when necessary.
Maintain housekeeping of all blender mezzanines, silo room, compressor area and back aisle up to the railroad tracks.
Clean silo access rooms.
Write work orders for items in need of repair.
Communicate with following shift and operators.
Follow company safety procedures and policies.
Perform company safety procedures and policies.
Perform all other assigned duties.
SPECIFIC SKILLS & EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:
High school diploma or GED equivalent preferred
Must have basic math skills
Must be able to work 30' off the ground
Must have good communication skills and be able to effectively communicate with people at all levels within the organization
Must have the ability to lift 75 lbs occasionally as job demands
Must have ability to work standing or walking, in a hot environment, for 12 hours with appropriate breaks.
This position is for Pactiv, a company of Reynolds Group Holding Inc. 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. Our global force of almost 12,000 team members allows us to supply packers, processors, supermarkets, restaurants, institutions and foodservice industries around the world. Over the years, Pactiv has consistently outpaced the competition in safety, innovation and strategic acquisitions. Want to learn more? Visit www.Pactiv.com.
Pactiv is an Equal Opportunity Employer EEO AA M/F/Vet/Disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veterans status, or any other characteristics protected by law. #ZR "IND1P" #CB1
Extruder Operator Helper (Eoh)
This position is for Pactiv, a company of Reynolds Group Holding Inc.
Services flow of material to extruders for processing by performing the following duties.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Unloads material from silos to lines to keep feeding lines full.
Operate blenders, dryers and crystallizers.
Differentiate materials by weight, volume and percentage.
Troubleshoot equipment and make minor mechanical repairs.
Install and provide maintenance for cyclone filters.
Qualifications To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
One year certificate from college or technical school; or three to six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume.
Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.
Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.
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. Our global force of almost 12,000 team members allows us to supply packers, processors, supermarkets, restaurants, institutions and foodservice industries around the world. Over the years, Pactiv has consistently outpaced the competition in safety, innovation and strategic acquisitions. Want to learn more? Visit www.Pactiv.com.
Pactiv is an Equal Opportunity Employer EEO AA M/F/Vet/Disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veterans status, or any other characteristics protected by law. #CB1 #ZR "IND1P"
Extruder Operator Helper A
Safety is of primary importance to this and all positions. The Extruder Operator Helper 'A' is primarily responsible to pack product and assist in production line operations, maintains well organized and clean work station and update required documentation to insure a quality product. Dependability is an essential part of this job as well as the ability to team with co-workers.
Perform job in a safe manner following all rules/ regulations and training. Perform daily safety inspection and report all unsafe conditions or Near Miss events immediately. Wear all PPE as required. Use hand tools as intended. Follow all environmental and housekeeping requirements, properly dispose of trash, regularly sweep keeping material, oil and water off floors and keep contaminated material from entering process water system. Insure that line is cleaned prior to end of work shift.
Package product per specification- make boxes, correctly code labels, properly configure and nest product, glue and secure packaging, configure and build product onto pallet, insert slip sheets, band product to pallet and insure that product is secure before warehousing.
Assist in operation of production line. Manage pigment containers, regrind totes, ASA/ Centrex feed, hoses to silos, daybins and hoppers. Operate peripheral line equipment- grinder, cutter and boxing table. Assist in clearing of jams/ sawing material from machine works, pull/ segregate bacon strips, manage line sags, purge lines, re-string lines, make product/ color changes, interchange sizers and properly segregate/ rack regrind and isolate contaminated material to scrap. Insure inventory of boxes, banding, glue and labels is maintained on line. Change over boxing table on product changes.
Perform to all quality expectations, isolate/ report all defects, insure that product meets all dimensional and cosmetic standards, abide by all ISO 9001 systems, adhere to all MADE standards and follow SPC guidelines.
Accurate- Ability to perform work accurately and thoroughly is essential.
Communication (Oral) - Ability to communicate with Supervisor, Extruder Operator and Set-ups, co-workers and managers effectively is essential.
Decision Making- Ability to make decisions while following all Company safety rules and procedures is essential especially, when working in and around moving high speed equipment.
Detail Orientated- Ability to note minute detail impacting product quality and packaging is critical.
Honesty/Integrity- The trait of being truthful and credible within the workplace is essential.
Organized- Ability to follow a systematic method to package product and build pallets, maintaining a clean, well organized work area and insuring proper stock levels for boxes, bands, glue and labels is critical.
Problem Solving- Ability to proactively find solutions or manage work related problems is important.
Reliability- The trait of being dependable and trustworthy is essential.
Team Building- Ability to convince coworkers to participate in safety, quality and service initiatives in effort to promote Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma and capture cost savings is essential.
Working Under Deadline- Ability to complete assigned tasks and maintain production output standards and improving yield under specified deadlines is critical.
- High School Graduate or General Education Degree (GED) Required
- Entry level position. Related manufacturing or trade school experience is a plus. Use of hand tools, measuring devices and computer skills is desirable.
2-2-3 /12 hour rotating shift / 6a
6p and 6p
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disabled/Veteran
Works in a safe manner and follows all company EH&S rules.
Assists the Operator and also accountable for maintaining product quality, minimizing waste, and maximizing productivity for all orders run on the machine.
Provides assistance to maintenance in changeovers to include, but not limited to, chill rolls, screen pack, etc.
Performs or assists in performing roll changes, machine loading and unloading, changeovers, and cleaning up the machine area at extruder.
Provides roll information of material put on the machine as required while checking to assure material is the proper construction.
Assists Operator in taping rubber rolls and other corrective tasks.
Assists the Operator in performing routine preventive maintenance, monitoring instruments, and operating conditions.
Must operate in the absence of the Operator and be capable of doing so within six months of being a helper.
Operates in an efficient manner, maintains awareness of job safety aspects, and applies safe work practices at all times.
Must wear Kevlar gloves while working with metal bands, cutting down cores, and slab down waste.
Responsible for assisting in making changeovers as fast as possible to improve on productivity and efficiency.
Someone (competent/qualified) must be watching the machine to monitor quality at all times and does not leave the machine without notifying the Operator.
Responsible for maintaining the machine and area in a condition consistent with good housekeeping practices.
Daily/Weekly Machine Area:
Machine and area around machine is clean & orderly.
All foil cores at the machine are peeled down and stacked on skid.
All foil racks are broken down and stacked.
Deckles are pulled out and plugs and blades are cleaned.
Ovens and mezzanines are clean.
Primer pans, reservoirs, pumps & hoses are clean.
All hopper loader filters and dust canisters are clean.
Carriages, dies & frame work around dies are clean.
All resin is off floor around machine.
Shutdown sheets & poly logs are removed from machine.
Excess resin in containers are removed around extruders.
All Ink returned to correct containers and accounted for.
SEE HOMRFCD-0249 FOR WEEKLY CLEANING SCHEDULE-PLANT AREA
Assists in operation and clean up of printing and priming units and drying ovens.
Performs automatic splicing requiring considerable technique.
Responsible for obtaining raw stock and finished samples for the Lab as required by manufacturing spec.
Writes the footage on the roll tickets on the finished rolls.
Must be capable of setting up and operating, blending, and poly feed systems.
Responsible for notifying warehouse before running out of raw material.
Responsible for ordering cores or cutting own when necessary.
Assists the Operator by operating crane, putting rolls on and taking finished material off machine, setting trim knives, handling drool pans, and any other tasks as directed by the Operator.
Required to peel down foil cores and put scrap foil in boxes provided.
Responsible for checking the bond and the appearance on each finished roll.
Responsible for flagging the bad material to help cut down on the waste at the slitter.
Assists in making corrections to improve quality and efficiency.
Annual training required in hazardous waste management, including contingency plan implementation and effective response to hazardous waste emergencies as defined by this facilities LA DEQ approved plan. This training will be conducted by either the Plant EH&S Coordinator or a qualified outside contractor.
It is your responsibility to follow the procedures and policies that are defined in this facilities Hazardous Waste Management plan during your daily duties that include handling, storage, or transporting hazardous waste at this facility. You are also responsible for following the procedures and policies that are defined in this facilities contingency plan during an emergency or spill of hazardous waste.
Hazardous waste responsibilities for this position are as follows:
Responsible for maintaining control of hazardous materials at his machine or area.
Responsible for obtaining proper containers for hazardous wastes generated at his machine and for transferring non-hazardous liquid wastes to collection point for transfer to storage tanks(s).
Responsible for proper marking of waste containers for storage.
Reports to Shift Supervisor or Lead Operator any unlisted waste.
Responsible for reporting discharge of hazardous waste.
Responsible for cleanup of machine sumps and equipment as required.
Responsible for cleaning of empty containers, labeling, and moving "empties" to proper storage areas.
LOADING/UNLOADING OF FLAMMABLE LIQUIDS: It is your responsibility to insure that the following are adhered to during transfer operations:
All hoses, pumps, containers, and support equipment used to transport, transfer, store, and pump flammable liquids must be DOT/NFPA/OSHA approved. This includes all tools used to open/seal containers. These tools must be constructed of non-sparking materials.
TRUCK/TRAILER: You are responsible for chocking/unchocking the truck/trailer during pump transfer operations of flammable liquids.
You are responsible for insuring that the grounding clip is in proper working order. You are responsible for insuring that the grounding clip is secured before any pump transfer operations of flammable liquids is initiated. No hose connections can be made unless the truck/trailer is chocked and the grounding clip is secured.
CONTAINERS: BULK STORAGE OR TRANSPORTABLE:
You are responsible for insuring that the grounding clip system is in proper working order. You are responsible for insuring that the grounding clip is secured before any pump transfer operations of flammable liquids is initiated. No hose connections can be made unless the grounding clip is secured to the container.
AREA SURVEY AND SURVEYLANCE: You are responsible for insuring that no open flames or ignition sources are present within 20 feet of the area that flammable liquids are exposed to the environment during transfer/pumping operations.
You are responsible for insuring that the all hose transfer connection points on the truck/trailer are secured and not leaking before the truck can leave the facility.
You are responsible for insuring that all spills are cleaned up immediately in accordance with our Hazardous Waste Management Contingency plan.
No lift trucks or equipment shall be stored outside the facility that will contaminate storm water. You may store equipment outside that is exposed to the environment if the following guidelines are implemented:
All fluids must be drained from the lift truck or equipment and properly stored or disposed of in accordance with this facilities policy.
All surface residue must be cleaned from the lift truck or equipment. This must be performed in an area that will allow for 100% containment of both the residue and the cleaning media used. The collected residue and cleaning media mixture must be stored and disposed of in accordance with this facilities Hazardous Waste Management program.
Once placed outside for storage, the lift truck or equipment must be tarped.
No bulk storage containers can be placed outside the building or containment areas that will be exposed to the environment. This includes boxes of chemicals or drums, etc. Any storage outside the covered buildings/containment systems of this type requires modification/amendment to our Storm Water Plan.
Initiates ideas and develops proposals for improving quality of everything we do as measured by our customers and for reducing costs, in order to make the Division more competitive in the marketplace.
Responsibilities of this position as it directly relates to the finished goods are to do each task correctly the first time to achieve the highest level of quality in the goods that I produce and the service I render. My aim is to continually improve year after year.
The Helpers on the machine are responsible to the Operator.
Performs other duties as assigned by the Shift Supervisor/Shift Lead.
This position is located in Franklinton, LA. Relocation assistance is not provided.
At Cargill Feed & Nutrition we provide customized animal nutrition solutions to customers across the Americas, Europe and Asia. We operate some of the most technologically advanced plants in the world, but they can't run by themselves - we depend on creative, responsible, hardworking individuals like you. At Cargill we have a culture of safety, our goal is to return everyone safely back to their loved ones every day. We also believe that employees must have the opportunity to do what they do best so as part of the application process, you may be asked to complete an online assessment. This will help us understand the things that you do better than others - the talents that you rely on to succeed.
Principal Accountabilities for position:
This position is responsible for the manufacturing and shipping of animal feed. Responsibilities include:
Manufacture feed products on extruding equipment and ensure that they meet specifications, customers' needs and HACCP/ quality requirements.
Participating and implementing FSQR Program (Food Safety, Quality and Regulatory)
Assist in loading out feed onto trucks
Safety - responsible for safety of themselves and teammates. Requires active participation in safety program
Assist in other plant areas as needed
Right to work in the U.S. that is not based solely on possession of a student visa or a visa sponsored by a third-party employer.
Cargill requires that employees be a minimum of 18 years old
High School diploma or Equivalent
Must be able to read/write English
Basic computer skills
Must be able to perform physical job duties including bending/stooping, climbing ladders, open/close valves, shoveling, pounding with hammer and work in confined spaces
Ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds
Must be able to work under special work conditions, such as extreme heat or cold.
Ability to work in elevated areas
Must be able to operate machinery
Ability to work overtime, holidays, nights, weekends or different shifts
Prior experience in production related work
Minimum High School diploma or GED
Ability to read and interpret basic blue prints
Ability to pass eye exam, & to operate overhead crane as well as fork lifts
Must be a self-motivated individual and work well in a team environment
Basic math skills (ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide using whole numbers and common fractions)
Perform all functions related to Flex Operator production functions
Ability to work on a manfacturing floor where temperatures can sometimes be extreme.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Sunoptics, an Acuity Brands division, manufactures prismatic skylights among other daylighting solutions. As part of that process, plastic resin is extruded into flat prismatic sheet. The position is located in Sacramento, California. The below job description covers the primary duties associated with operating that type of equipment:
Individual will be responsible for safely starting up, operating, and shutting down a single screw extrusion line with all supporting drying equipment. Speed, temperature, pressure, and other parameters must be monitored and adjusted based on sheet type and quality. Specific quality measurements must be documented and graphed on set frequencies.
Individual will be responsible for contributing to a lean, continuous improvement culture. Driving safety, quality, and productivity in their work space.
Individual will be responsible for training back up operators.
This position, or classification, does provide opportunity to learn how to operate and set up other types of equipment used in the manufacturing of prismatic skylights.
Extruder Operator I
Clariant is a globally leading specialty chemicals company, based in Muttenz near Basel/Switzerland. On 31 December 2017 the company employed a total workforce of 18 135. In the financial year 2017, Clariant recorded sales of CHF 6.377 billion for its continuing businesses. The company reports in four business areas: Care Chemicals, Catalysis, Natural Resources, and Plastics & Coatings. Clariant's corporate strategy is based on five pillars: focus on innovation through R&D, add value with sustainability, reposition portfolio, intensify growth, and increase profitability.
Performs a variety of operations to assist quality of each raw material within order/batch that is made. Production under supervision of Production Supervisor, and or shift Leadman.
Operate a variety of equipment.
Clean and prepare machine for next color, multiple times per shift
Set- Up order per daily schedule and read BOM
Understand and read daily schedule and operate Mezzanine
Complete daily 5S requirements
Understand and read settings for machinery being operated.
Able to understand work instructions in work area
Log shop order though the computer system for tracking
Understanding of how to handle correction to orders
Lean how to prepare packaging for next color
Understand and learn how to operate Electrical Hand Truck
High school diploma or General Education Diploma (GED).
Must be able to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating instructions and procedure manuals
Ability to write routine correspondence
The Extruder Operator must perform a skilled level of work in the application of a compounded rubber stock that is applied to a customer roll through the extrusion process. Assignments are received in the form of written instructions through the schedule board and the plant factory order. Work methods and procedures are determined by company policy thru the SPI manual. On the job training will be provided that meets these specification and requirements and the employee is expected to maintain these standards after completion of training period.
- Basic knowledge of extrusion equipment
Job related materials.
The tools, materials, methods, and standard practices of extruder machine.
The hazards and safety precautions of operating moving equipment.
Read and understand a plant factory order.
Remain in a standing position for extended periods of time.
Understand and effectively carry out oral and written instructions in the English language.
Learn job-related material primarily through oral instruction and observation. This learning takes place mainly in an on-the-job training setting.
Work cooperatively with other employees.
Work safely without presenting a direct threat to self or others.
Controlled manipulations of a large piece of equipment.
Coordinate the movement of more than one limb simultaneously.
Bend or stoop repeatedly or continually over time.
Some positions will require the performance of other essential and marginal functions depending upon the work location, assignment, or shift.
Overtime hours may be required.
Working Conditions and Physical Effort:
Work involves moderate exposure to unusual elements, such as extreme temperatures, dirt, dust, fumes, smoke, unpleasant odors, and/or loud noises.
Moderate physical activity. Requires handling of average-weight objects up to 50 pounds or standing and /or walking for more than four (4) hours per day.
Work environment involves some exposure to hazards or physical risks, which require following basic safety precautions.
Acceptable Experience and Training:
On the job training will be provided since the extrusion process can vary due to product line and production environment.
22570 - Fibrex Extruder Operator
Under the direction and guidance of other associates, the Fibrex Extruder Operators will tend to and operate extrusion machines in a work cell to produce required parts as determined by the production schedule and customer requirements. Inspect product against known requirements. Develop a growing capability with advanced skills such as troubleshooting issues and performing profile change-overs.
We have needs on 1st, 2nd and 3rd Shift
Tend to and operate extrusion machines in a work cell to produce required parts as determined by customer requirements and the production schedule.
Analyze production data and make necessary adjustments to the operation of extrusion related equipment.
Move materials in and out of the line as needed; including packaging materials, raw materials and finished product.
Complete necessary documentation; process checks, quality checks, production reporting, etc.
Create labels and wrap loads per standard work. Evaluate part conformance against documented product requirements and stack profiles on load.
Assist with the set-up and start-up any profile for all machines in a work cell.
Troubleshoot standard problems against a defined process and refer complex problems to the appropriate resources.
Assist with the training of new Fibrex Extruder Operators.
Tear down and clean up any profiles
Identify and communicate appropriately when electrical/mechanical/technical support is needed.
Participate and sustain 6S activities.
Work in a safe manner and follow safety policies. Make sure co-workers are working safely and following safety policies.
Participate in kaizen events and help sustain improvements made from those events.
Perform general maintenance tasks as necessary
Attend and participate in appropriate training and development programs
Perform other duties across the plant as needed as directed by supervision or management.
Qualifications or Skills Required:
High School Diploma or equivalent
Basic computer skills – keyboarding, Windows
Equipment maintenance experience
Developing leadership skills
Ability to articulate problems and solutions verbally
Ability to read and comprehend written instructions and process procedures
Ability and skills to collaborate effectively in a team environment.
Ability to lift 50lbs
1st, 2nd and 3rd shift openings
Extrusion experience preferred.
Garland, TX US
Production Worker - Extruder Operator
Founded in 1918, Parker Hannifin Corporation is an $11 billion, global company.
With annual sales of $11 billion in fiscal year 2016, Parker Hannifin is the world's leading diversified manufacturer of motion and control technologies and systems, providing precision-engineered solutions for a wide variety of mobile, industrial and aerospace markets. The company has operations in 50 countries around the world. Parker has increased its annual dividends paid to shareholders for 60 consecutive fiscal years, among the top five longest-running dividend-increase records in the S&P 500 index.
Parker's engineering expertise and broad range of core technologies uniquely positions the company to solve some of the world's greatest engineering challenges. By partnering with customers, Parker improves their productivity and profitability and seeks new ways to solve humanity's biggest challenges.
1.Makes complete line set ups on jobs from charts and process specifications.
2.Operates line, maintaining proper speeds, adjustments, etc. to ensure a quality product while hitting a standard production rate.
3.Performs frequent inspections of product, both visually and through the use of O.D. Tape and calipers.
4.Prepares and completes necessary paperwork.
High School diploma or GED required
Production work preferred but not required
1.Good verbal and interpersonal communication skills
2.Basic knowledge and use of hand tools
3.Sound decision making skills
4.Good math, reading, writing skills
5.Demonstrated mechanical aptitude
6.Mental and visual acuity for production of quality product
7.Strong trouble shooting skills
1.Basic computer skills – Microsoft Office package
2.Ability to lift up to 50 pounds
Ability to work well in a team environment
Employee must pass Pre-employment screening
Equal Employment Opportunity
Parker is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Parker is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees.
Employment decisions are based upon job related reasons regardless of race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, gender identity, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by law. U.S. Citizenship/Permanent Resident is required for most positions.
("Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran/VEVRAA Federal Contractor")
If you would like more information about Equal Employment Opportunity as an applicant under the law, please go to http://www.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf
How To Apply
All qualified applicants are required to submit a resume online.
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