Production Operator – Various Shifts Available

Production Operator – Various Shifts Available

The Production Operator is responsible for the efficient packaging of dry food goods through preventative maintenance, running machines at optimum performance levels, and quality assurance of finished goods.  Available shifts: 5am – 5pm or 5pm – 5am.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for start-up, operation, change over, and shut down of various production equipment including but not limited to production packaging machines and production machine filling equipment
  • Issue product in the inventory system and ensure accuracy
  • Inspect products to ensure they meet quality and specification standards
  • Accurate completion and update of logs and reports such as quality, downtime, etc
  • Visually monitor the machines/equipment and ensures proper function
  • Provide direction and training to machine crew
  • Ensure safe working practices are followed
  • Troubleshoot equipment
  • Ability to work overtime as needed
  • Perform other duties as assigned
Minimum Qualifications
  • High School diploma or GED
  • 1-3 years of experience as a production operator
  • Experience in manufacturing preferred
  • Ability to understand basic math
  • Good communication skills and attention to detail

 

Additional Abilities

  • Ability to lift 50+ pounds
  • Ability to remain in standing position for long periods of time
  • Ability to work in varied climate (hot and cold)