Blow/Mold Machine Operator

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Location
Hammond, Louisiana
Industry
Manufacturing & Production
Job Type
Temporary
Salary
US$ 18.17 per hour, $18.17 - 18.17 per hour + none
Ref. Number
S_17818
Contact
Debbie Englehart, Spherion
Phone
504-4556565
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Job Description

Our manufacturing client in Hammond is seeking 5-7 experienced Blow Mold Machine operators to work the over night shift in their facility. If you like getting paid for what you are worth and have the experience, please do not hesitate to apply. These positions will not last!!

Responsibilities:
- Operate a group of plastic blow molding machines and auxiliary equipment producing a container in a safe and high quality method.
- Perform and/or assists in mold, insert and color changes on the line.
- Perform basic processing of injection and/or blow molding machines to improve machine efficiency and reduce scrap.
- Perform tasks and responsibilities of any Utility position during slow periods and/or as needed.
- Monitor HDPE/PET resin (if applicable), dryer, material handling and color systems for appropriate processing conditions.
- Make frequent on time quality checks on products being produced from established quality standards.
- Assist other Operators and maintenance personnel on mechanical repairs.
- Perform assigned preventative maintenance work.
- Maintain work area to acceptable safety and housekeeping standards.
- Complete and file all required documentation in an orderly and timely manner.
- Communicate with the Production Shift Supervisor to coordinate production line support staff in accomplishing the lines' objectives.
- Verify material usage per standards
- Perform minor troubleshooting and programming on the line. Notify leads and supervisors of any major problems or questions.
- Operate equipment to minimize the generation and maximize the consumption of regrind, purge and scrap within customer specifications where applicable.
- Properly identify regrind and chunk produced.
- Communicate processing information to designated personnel on incoming shift. Assist other Operators as needed.
- Assist in the training of new Operators.

Temp to Perm position

Working hours: 7PM -7AM 2 on2 off and 3 on off every other wkend

Skills:
Qualifications
High School Diploma or equivalent
Minimum of 2 years verifiable experience in a manufacturing facility
Previous operations of a Blow Mold Machine is a huge plus
Ability to maintain regular predictable punctual attendance
Computer usage and typing skills are essential and written and verbal communication
Must be able to work under pressure and meet deadlines

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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