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Production Operator - 22-08707

Company: Opptly
Location: Carpentersville
Posted on: January 25, 2023

Job Description:

Title: Production OperatorLocation: Carpenterville, lLDuration: 6 months contractPay Rate: $14/hourShifts: 7:00 am to 7:00 pm and 7:00 pm to 7:00 am.Basic FunctionThe position of Production Operator is responsible for monitoring and operation of plantprocess equipment used in the manufacturing process. The operator evaluates the unit'soperating status and performs troubleshooting of processes and equipment in order tomaximize unit reliability and quality production. The operator documents various operatingparameters and maintains communication with others inside and outside theirdepartment. Operators also monitor maintenance activities and performs minormaintenance. This positions receives direction from a supervisor and may receive support froma process specialist, maintenance, and technical personnel.Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Comply with all safety requirements resulting in zero safety violations. This includesparticipating in all safety related activities such as safety talks, behavioral based safetyobservations, audits, etc.
  • Operate, monitor and troubleshoot equipment used during daily manufacturing
  • Perform changeovers and disassemble, assemble, and clean machinery
  • Understand and execute daily production run schedules, resolve quality issues, and reportany unresolved issues immediately
  • Stage packaging area, manually lift and load 55lbs or more of material into equipment,bag/box finished product and prepare for shipment and distribution
  • Operate forklift to transport raw materials and finished product to designated areas
  • Operate hand tools to effectively degate or deflash materials
  • Empty trash and waste into compactor or dumpster
  • Raw material management including organizing, handling, weighing and measuring
  • Follows standard operating and LOTO procedures for all assigned tasks
  • Performs all standard QC tests and accurately record production data
  • Performs equipment maintenance tasks (PM'S, troubleshoot, repair, etc.), where applicable.
  • Maintain a clean work environment and all tools and equipment are in the proper locationand storage unitsMinimum Qualifications:
  • 6 months previous experience in production or manufacturing position preferred
  • Availability to work overtime or weekends on short notice as needed
  • Must possess a High School Diploma or G.E.D. at time of application
  • Must submit to pre-employment screening including: employment history verification,background check, physical and urine drug screening.
  • Must be able to read and interpret documents, write routine correspondence, and speakthe English language to effectively communicate with supervisors and other team members
  • Basic mathematics and computer skills; SAP experience preferred
  • Properly follow written and verbal operating and LOTO procedures
  • Ability to work proactively and support other personnel and departments.
  • Ability to multitask and work both independently as well as contribute to teamwork
  • Maintain excellent attendance habitsWork Environment and Physical Demands
  • Stand on feet up to 12 hours
  • Ability to perform: walking, climbing, bending, kneeling, twisting, and lifting a minimum 55lbs.
  • Willing and able to comply with respiratory fit testing
  • Must be able to work in varied indoor and outdoor conditions which may include: heat, cold,dust, strong odors, and loud noises with the use of personal protective equipment (PPE).
  • Must be able to climb stairs, ladders, and work at heights of 300ft or more and work inconfined spaces
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) including long pants, long sleeves, steel-toed boots,gloves, hard hat, safety goggles, earplugs, and a respirator are required to be worn

Keywords: Opptly, Elgin , Production Operator - 22-08707, Professions , Carpentersville, Illinois

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