Former Operator

Saint Charles, IL 60174

Posted: 09/25/2019 Industry: Industrial Job Number: 35904820 Pay Rate: $18.00/hour

Job Description

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Job Title: Former Operator Carton Forming

Job Type: Temp-to-Hire

Order#: 35904820

Location: Saint Charles, IL 60174

Days/Hours: 7am-7pm

Pay Range: $ 18.00 per hour

Job Duties of the Former Operator:

  • Consistently operates zone of forming machines at or above standard levels considering waste, efficiency and utilization.

  • Troubleshoot more complex causes of machine malfunctions. Assist A Operators in trouble shooting complex problems on their machines. Make appropriate adjustments or repairs to ensure that the quality of the cartons meet specifications and that the machines operate properly.

  • Assists in developing innovative solutions to match machine tooling and other mechanisms to product design.

  • Conducts periodic quality checks. Takes corrective action to fix defects identified.

  • Performs minor repairs during production.

  • Performs daily and weekly machine maintenance.

  • Communicates with the operators from the previous and following shifts to review any problems experienced on the machines throughout the department.

  • Communicates with supervisor to determine priorities for the day and identify any change overs or other special directions related to the department.

  • Communicates production information to crew members.

  • Performs purge procedures when changing to a new product and completes the required checklists.

  • Covers breaks for feeders and catcher/packers in zone.

  • Covers for Carton Lead person in his absence.

  • Insures that corrugated, bags and other supplies are available for catcher/packers.

  • Completes appropriate paperwork, accounting for crewing time, machine time, and production quantities.

  • Maintains a clean and orderly work area.

  • Performs other related duties to contribute to the success of the operation as assigned by supervision.

Job Requirements of the Former Operator:

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand and walk

  • Uses hands and fingers to handle or feel objects, tools and controls.

  • The employees frequently is required to talk and hear to communicate with crew members.

  • Required to climb, stoop, bend and reach with hands and arms.

  • The employee is occasionally required to push or pull with hands or arms, kneel or crouch.

  • The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pound

  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to distinguish shades and colors.

  • Be able to work a full-time but flexible schedule including weekends

  • Have dependable transportation to and from job site

  • Have a strong work ethic with reliability and dependability

  • Enjoy working with others and taking direction when needed

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

Benefits for the Former Operator:

  • 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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