Production Operator

Candler, North Carolina
Manufacturing & Production
Job Type
Temp to Perm
US$ 12.75 - US$ 15.00 per hour, $12.75 - 15.00 per hour + none
Ref. Number
Joe Keebler, Spherion
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Job Description

Essential Duties:

-Performs all tasks in a safe manner, complies with all safety rules including ZES and confined space entry. Identifies and reports unsafe operations to the Team Lead immediately.
-Follows all company policies.
-Works under the guidance of the Team Lead to perform and complete the assigned duties in timely manner.
-Inspects equipment to identify any replacements, malfunctions and repairs. Recommends improvements.
-Changeover process: setup the production equipment and supplies before executing the job orders. Ensure product recipe compliance.
-Ensures all process parameters are set as per the recipe or within the acceptable range defined by Process to ensure a quality product.
-Brings samples to the lab per defined inspection plan. Report any Quality issue with incoming raw material or finished good materials to the Team lead and to Quality.
-Fills all Process and Quality records as requested. Reports any changes for process parameters, any issues with equipment as needed to the Team Lead and to Process engineers.
-Performs preventive maintenance per defined schedule. Operator PM's are completed and signed-off.
-Performs routine or minor maintenance of equipment. Assists to remove chokes, to replace belts and other routine maintenance. Participates in card repair such as rewiring and card set-ups.
-Troubleshoots process and equipment issues using analytical trouble shooting and other tools.
-Drives forklift to move various items in manufacturing area. Complies with FIFO system for raw materials.
-Maintains housekeeping expectations (clean and organized). Fills housekeeping audits and reports findings.
-Contributes to waste management programs.
-Uses JHI operating system for O&B, carding, entangling, winder and slitter operations. Ensure full traceability by scanning raw material and finished goods.
-Attends all training classes that are scheduled for the operators.
-Performs other duties as assigned.

Working hours: Swing Shift


-2 years manufacturing experience
-Very good computer skills
-Good mechanical skills
-High school diploma or GED equivalent
-Ability to work flexible hours (12-hour rotating shifts)

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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