Gurnee, IL 60031

Post Date: 02/06/2018 Job ID: 35805475 Industry: Industrial Pay Rate: $12.00/hour

At Instaff, our success depends on you! That s why we set you up to succeed from day one. From our commitment to finding you the right-fit job, to our training and benefits programs, Instaff gives you the tools you need to build the future you want! We know that our clients success, as well as our own, depends on treating our employees with respect and care. We call it partnership with a purpose. Join the Instaff team today!

Job Title:

Machine Operator

Job Type:





Gurnee, IL 60031


Mon-Sat 6AM-3:30PM, OT required

Pay Range:

$12.00 per hour

Job Duties:

  • Start up and stop equipment.

  • Assist with production line in factories.

  • Clean production area.

  • Sweep, mop, and remove debris.

  • Load and unload items from machines, pallets and totes.

  • Feed or place items onto equipment for processing.

  • Measure and pour ingredients.

  • Ensure conformance to specifications.

  • Turn valves to regulate flow of liquids.

  • Pull damaged or ineffective equipment off the line and notify supervisor for repair.

  • Mark parts for identification.

  • Measure weights of final products to insure they meet specifications.

  • Place products on conveyor belt for further processing.

  • Remove product and machine attachments.

  • Scrape waste material from machine.

  • Read and interpret gauges.

  • Record data.

  • Load and unload processing equipment.

  • Pour materials into machine hopper.

  • Move finished products to shipping.

Job Requirements:

  • Previous industrial or assembly experience

  • Must be a minimum of 18 years of age

  • Must be able to work a full-time but flexible schedule

  • Must have dependable transportation to and from job site

  • Must be able to lift and move up to 50 lbs. periodically during shift when necessary

  • Must have a strong work ethic with reliability and dependability

  • Must be able to pass a criminal background check and drug screen

  • Must enjoy working with others and taking direction when needed

  • Must maintain a friendly and customer service oriented approach to co-workers and customers

  • High School Diploma or equivalent experience

  • Demonstrated planning and organization skills

  • Demonstrated front-line Team Lead skills

  • 1-3 years experience in Food Manufacturing environment.

  • Objective setting

  • Organizational skills

  • Workload planning

  • Preventative maintenance routines

  • Communication skills

  • People skills

  • Fluency in English speak, read write.

  • Standing/ Bending/ Lifting/ Crouching/ Kneeling/Reaching

  • Manual Dexterity

  • Support BRC by maintaining food safety and food quality through completing job tasks and maintaining the work area in a sanitary manner.


  • Weekly pay

  • Direct Deposit or Pay Card (Visa)

  • Longevity and holiday pay

  • 401K plan

  • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance available for employee and family

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