Production Worker Entry Level

Brownsville, Texas
Manufacturing & Production (Production Occupations)
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Working Hours
3:00 PM - 10:30 PM
US$ 8.49 - US$ 8.74 per hour
Ref. Number
Saucedo,Francisco, Spherion
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Job Description

We are looking for dedicated Entry Level Operator for a manufacturing area, able to perform diverse routine in daily bases.

1. Process abrasive wheels of various sizes while minimizing waste, maximizing machine operator safety and observing good housekeeping standards.
2. Perform visual inspection of unfinished and finished wheels based on established guidelines and sample boards. Accurately segregates defective product with a reject or rework card.
3. Document quantity of good wheels, defective wheels and scrap codes into manufacturing order. May need to use SAP.
4. Record productivity and maximize machine efficiency while performing minor maintenance and tooling functions.
5. Work at different work stations as productions needs require within Making or Finishing with short notice.
6. Able to work overtime and is flexible with assigned or rotating shifts (1st, 2nd, 3rd) and hours (8, 10, 12) when needed.
7. Stack, mark, pack and transport finished work pieces.
8. Disassemble setting equipment by separating baked wheels from setting plates.
9. Perform visual inspection of condition of setting plates and put aside plates in need of cleaning or new coating.
10. Set wheels on automatic and manual presses.
11. Take mix from staging area, crush it, and deliver to appropriate personnel.
12. Crush green wheels, waste balls, and dust from different locations and identify mix plans to re-introduce as recycled mix per recycle work instruction. Throws non-recycle green waste into waste cone for proper disposition.
13. Oversee presses during lunch breaks.

Working hours: 3:00 PM - 10:30 PM

- Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals in English.
- Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.
- Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
- Ability to perform basic addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division using a calculator is required.
- Basic knowledge of hand tools.
- While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand (8 hours, with rest time every 2-3 hours) and reach with hands and arms.

The employee frequently is required to stoop, bend from the waist and turn 90 degrees from the waist, lift and/or carry up to 25 pounds on concrete floor to a distance of 10 feet. The employee is required to lift material (25 lbs.) from pallet on floor and place on conveyer at waist level.

High School

1-4 years

- High School Diploma or GED
- At least 1 year of experience in industrial environment

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Once completed, please call at 956-688-9333 to get details about the process.

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, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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