Machine Operator

Lakeland, Florida
Manufacturing & Production (Production Occupations)
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Working Hours
Various Shifts Available
US$ 14.50 per hour
Ref. Number
Keilty, Alicia, Spherion
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Job Description

**This is a Swing Shift Position requiring flexibility to work days/nights and 7 days/week.**

Operates, monitors, maintains, and troubleshoots all down line equipment for ULF operations. Tests, communicates results, and documents results of quality testing of all ULF product to assure quality requirements are met. Transfers packaged materials to maintain warehouse FIFO protocols and assists in loading trucks with product for transport to client. Reports any potential discrepant material to Team Leader and provides fiber properties and characteristics for process adjustments to be made. Works to assure maximized quality and safety during operations. Notifies Team Leader to any equipment, quality, or operational complications needing resolution and takes corrective actions within scope of the Downline Operator role.

? Demonstrate competency in all ULF quality testing including blown density, thermal testing, color testing, and loss on ignition (LOI)
? Perform data entry and monitoring of all quality data collected on shift
? Place bags on bagger equipment snouts to assure proper packaging
? Assign programs and troubleshoot material handling robot to assure proper functionality
? Assure proper bag labeling and placement
? Maintain inkjet label printer and stretch wrapping equipment
? Assist in transport line clean out to assure optimized airflow through transport lines
? Maintain consistent bag weights per product specification between bagger equipment
? Assign programs and troubleshoot bag placing robot as required to assure smooth operation in the downline area
? Notes any process abnormalities and notifies Team Leader to initiate corrective action
? Transfer packaged product from operations floor to warehouse throughout operations
? Lead and complete bill of lading process and assist with goods receipt process when needed
? Utilize and appropriately document shipments in SAP software and paperwork
? Assist warehouse personnel in shipping and receiving as required
? Assures clean and orderly housekeeping in all assigned areas at all times
? Performs other related duties consistent with the nature of the job

Working hours: Various Shifts Available

--Must be able to read, write, and speak English
--Must be able to understand verbal and written instructions
--Must have the ability to multi-task
--Must work well in team environment
--Must have the ability to execute basic mathematical calculations
--Must have OC equipment familiarity and problem solving skills
--Must have the capability of understanding cause/effect process relationships
--Must demonstrate initiative and a quality work ethic
--Must be able to work independently
--Exposure to sounds or noise levels that maybe uncomfortable

High School

1-4 years

- High School Diploma/GED
- 1-2 years related Machine Operating experience in an industrial environment
- Computer skills including Microsoft Outlook, SAP experience is a plus
- MUST be able to work with Fiberglass
- Ability to work in extreme temperatures
- Ability to Lift/carry/move up to 50 pounds
- Regular attendance on site and the ability to work shift schedule
- Wearing respirator protection and other required PPE

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