Extrusion Machine Operator - Whitestown, IN - Morales Group

Extrusion Machine Operator in Whitestown, IN.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintains a clean and safe work environment
  • Attends required training to increase knowledge
  • Ensures compliance with GMP’s, Safety, Quality Procedures and keep Productivity Standards
  • Inspects and recognize defective product and make machine adjustments to correct cause of defects
  • Sets up machines and equipment and make minor adjustments/repairs as necessary using appropriate bench and hand tools, etc.
  • Performs quality checks and makes the necessary adjustments
  • Checks controls on equipment relating to vacuums, heat, pressures, timing, water flow, etc.
  • Maintain various records such as production reports, data entry and detailed shift reports
  • Responsible for on-the-job training of other Associates
  • Checks raw materials inventory and informs warehouse of shortages
  • Communicates effectively with oncoming shift lead/operator regarding all pertinent information
  • Provides break relief to other members of the team as necessary
  • Performs other related duties as required or directed by Team Leader

Requirements:

  • In-depth knowledge of plastic extrusion machinery operations and auxiliary equipment, set-up procedures through accreditation by a technical or vocational college and/or five or more year’s on-the-job experience with plastic extrusion machinery
  • Four years in a plastic extrusion environment preferred
  • Mechanical aptitude and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent knowledge of plant and machine safety
  • Must have good math skills and the ability to work with measurements and ratios
  • Must have good written and verbal communication
  • Ability to work in a team environment ​

Compensation of Extrusion Machine Operator:

  • $18 an hour or more depending on experience

Shifts:

  • 1st 7:30pm-4pm
  • 2nd 3:30pm-12am
  • 3rd 11:30pm-8am ​

 

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