Machine Operator

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Location
Girard, Pennsylvania
Industry
Manufacturing & Production
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Ref. Number
GIR003
Contact
Spherion, Spherion
Phone
814-774-0223
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Job Description

Large Production Facility located in the Girard Area
Will pay $8.25 - $8.50 depending on shift and incentives

Machine Operator Duties include:

  • Observe machine operations to ensure quality and conformity of filled or packaged products to standards.
  • Remove finished packaged items from machine and separate rejected items.
  • Stop or reset machines when malfunctions occur, and report malfunctions to a supervisor.
  • Secure finished packaged items by hand tying, sewing, gluing, stapling, or attaching fastener.
  • Stock and sort product for packaging or filling machine operation, and replenish packaging supplies, such as wrapping paper, plastic sheet, boxes, cartons, glue, ink, or labels.
  • Clean and remove damaged or otherwise inferior materials to prepare raw products for processing.
  • Sort, grade, weigh, and inspect products, verifying and adjusting product weight or measurement to meet specifications.
  • Clean, oil, and make minor adjustments or repairs to machinery and equipment, such as opening valves or setting guides.
  • Monitor the production line, watching for problems such as pile-ups, jams, or glue that isn't sticking properly.
  • Stack finished packaged items, or wrap protective material around each item and pack the items in cartons or containers.
  • Start machine by engaging controls.
  • Count and record finished and rejected packaged items.
  • Package the product in the form in which it will be sent out, for example, filling bags with flour from a chute or spout.
  • Clean packaging containers, line and pad crates, and/or assemble cartons to prepare for product packing.

Qualification

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • High attention to detail
  • Ability to stand, bend, crouch, twist, and lift a required
  • Strong analytical and problem solving abilities
  • Superb Attendance

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