Manufacturing Operator


Manufacturing and Production

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Job Type




Salary Range

Up to USD16/hr

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Branch Information

Rochester, NY - (USA) 2534 Ridgeway Ave NY Rochester , NY 14626



Job Description

TITLE: Production Associate

DEPARTMENT: Coater JOB STATUS: Entry/Full time/ Hourly

REPORTS TO: Department Supervisor/Shift Manager

SUMMARY: The primary purpose of this position is to perform a variety of coordinated activities in a manufacturing environment to meet safety, quality, and production goals.


* Adheres to the Guardian Way and MBM guiding Principles

* Must maintain safe work environment by consistently wearing proper PPE, performing safe work behaviors and by communicating any and all safety concerns to supervisor/shift manager

* Understands and executes job per the given work Standard Works or JES

* Handles, moves, and packs products and materials

* Operates equipment and mechanized devices; Using either control mechanisms or direct physical activity to operate machines or processes

* Judges quality of product and makes adjustments accordingly

* Inspects equipment, materials and products to identify the cause of errors, problems, or defects

* Maintains acceptable productivity levels based on yield expectations, product flow, and sales needs

* Communicates and escalates problems or concerns to supervisors and co-workers

* Troubleshoot problems with equipment, devices, or products

* Actively participate in safety programs

* Follows 5S procedures

* Performs other functions as needed


Education: * High School graduate or equivalent

* Preferred strong math and science background

* Preferred 2 years working in high pace manufacturing facility

Skills: * Ability to use a tape measure, hammer, bander, glass cutters.

* Ability to effectively communicate information to supervisors and co-workers in a professional manner.

* Attention to detail to insure quality product and thoroughness in completing work tasks

* Strong computer skills, able to learn new programs and troubleshoot minor computer issues

* Comfortable working with different machines

* Ability to stay focused while preforming routine tasks

Working Conditions * Non-controlled temperature environment

* Continuous operation and a fast paced production environment.

* Willing to work a 12 hour shift rotation - working every other weekend.

* Willing to work nights, holidays and overtime.

Physical Requirements: * Must be willing and able to stand or walk on a concrete floor for 12 hours per shift at a time

* Ability to see colors clearly and pick up on scratches and small defects

* May be required to lift up to 50 pounds regularly. May also be required to lift up to 35 pounds while twisting at the waist level on a repetitive basis while packing product

* Frequent squatting and bending at the knees, twisting from side to side, pushing and pulling objects, and the ability to reach over one's head

* Manual Dexterity: Uses hands and arms quickly while packing product

* Frequently climbs up and down stairs while moving from one side of line to other.

* This position's strength requirements are best described by the U.S. Department of Labor's definition of medium work

Other Requirements Necessary to Perform the Essential Job Functions of this Position * Frequent priority changes require a very adaptable person with drive and initiative.

* Job requires integrity and being honest and ethical

* Job requires working as a team member, being pleasant with others and displaying a good natured attitude through working in a cooperative manner with fellow employees