Machine Operator

Inwood, West Virginia
Warehousing & Distribution (Transportation and Material Moving Occupations)
Job Type
Temp to Perm
US$ 16.00 per hour
Ref. Number
Horn, Jessica, Spherion
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Job Description

Machine Operator

The Machine Operator is responsible for operating site specific equipment (blow molding) and meeting all production, quality and safety requirements.

Key Tasks & Activities
- Efficient operation of machines and other associated equipment to successfully produce plastic products according to specification
- Good troubleshooting

Working hours: 7am-7pm or 7pm-7am

- Set up, Troubleshooting Skills related to mechanical, pneumatic, electrical or hydraulic issues (if applicable)
- Perform material handling procedures as required
- Perform and assist with mold and neck finish changes as required
- Assist and perform adjustments to meet quality specifications and/or cycle efficiency
- Complete all required quality checks, critical systems checks, production records and logs accurately
- Assist in machine start-ups and shut-downs
- Material loading/unloading as required.

Manage machine process efficiency initiatives, scrap minimization, materials conservation, inventory control and warehouse management
- Perform preventative maintenance on related equipment as required
- Manage machine efficiency and ensure all equipment is operational
- Follow established quality procedures
- Comply with all company safety policies and procedures as well as maintain good housekeeping, Practices and Global Food Safety Practices
- Perform other job-related duties as assigned
- Knowledge of hand tools

Who we are looking for...

Background and Experience - Previous blow molding experience or related training/Industry experience is preferred

Technical Skills
- Warehouse knowledge/able to drive forklift
- Working knowledge of computer systems, including MS Office, Excel and SAP Interpersonal Skills
- Good Communication and Team building skills.

Physical requirements and work environment - Ability to work in a fast paced, lean environment with heat above 90 degrees
- Ability to sit, stand, bend, climb, crawl and walk on a varying basis throughout assigned work schedule
- Ability to carry and/or maneuver up to 50 pounds.

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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