Machine Operatoers $18.50/hr

Industry

Manufacturing and Production

Advert ID

USA_649527

Location

Pittston

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

Up to USD18.5/hr

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Wilkes-Barre, PA - (USA) 940 Schechter Drive PA Wilkes-Barre , PA 18702

ContactNumber

570-825-5661

Job Description

Manpower is looking for a PM Machine Operator in the Pittston area. This is a temp to hire position with great room for growth!



SUMMARY



The Machine Operator is responsible for operating site-specific equipment (injection molding, blow molding or extrusion) and meeting all production, quality and safety requirements.



DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES



Efficient operation of machines and other associated equipment to successfully produce plastic products according to specification



Works safely, notifying leads and or management of safety issues or concerns.



Visually inspects bottles for defects and notifies team management of nonconforming product as directed frequency requires.



Pack finished goods onto pallets or drive forklift as needed when short staffed (certified through Logoplaste).



Good troubleshooting skills



Set up, repair and troubleshoot equipment and processes



Troubleshooting Skills related to mechanical, pneumatic, electrical or hydraulic issues (if applicable)



Perform material handling procedures as required



Perform and assist with mold and neck finish changes as required



Assist and perform adjustments to meet quality specifications and/or cycle efficiency



Complete all required quality checks, critical systems checks, production records and logs accurately



Assist in machine start-ups and shut-downs



Perform minor repairs on all production equipment such as blow molder, extruder, conveyor systems, injection machines; material loading/unloading as required.



Manage machine process efficiency initiatives, scrap minimization, materials conservation, inventory control and warehouse management



Perform preventative maintenance on related equipment as required



Manage machine efficiency and ensure all equipment is operational



Follow established quality procedures



Comply with all company safety policies and procedures as well as maintain good housekeeping, GMP Practices and Global Food Safety Practices



Perform other job-related duties as assigned



Understanding and working knowledge of HDPE/PET



Knowledge of hand tools







QUALIFICATIONS







Previous blow molding, Injection or Extrusion experience or related training (HDPE, PET) Industry experience is preferred



Warehouse knowledge/able to drive forklift



Working knowledge of computer systems, including MS Office, Excel and SAP



Ability to work in a fast paced, lean environment with heat above 90 degrees



Ability to sit, stand, bend, climb, crawl and walk on a varying basis throughout assigned work schedule



Ability to carry and/or maneuver up to 50 pounds



Good communication and teambuilding skills