Position Title: Machine Operator
Shift: All Shifts
This company is looking for Machine Operators to help on all shifts! They offer competitive pay and are just a short drive from the Cedar Valley. If you enjoy staying busy and working in a friendly environment, please reach out to learn more!
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Perform all tasks and functions of the job in a safe manner that upholds company standards for product quality - Train to satisfactorily operate any of the following packaging line equipment; filler, case packer, labeler, palletizer- Knowledgeable of requirements of the various changeovers and takes the lead in efficiently and effectively executing them as necessary throughout the production schedule - Make every reasonable effort to avoid downtime or to shorten periods of unavoidable downtime- Knowledgeable of daily line routines for set-up, start-up, and/or shut down and perform each as the need for them applies - Operate equipment on rotating basis with other operators - Provide varying levels of “on-the-job” training to new operator candidates as well as assisting with continuing development of peer and lesser experienced operators as need and opportunity presents - Make an ongoing effort to expand personal base of knowledge in regards to function of this position and increasingly apply this knowledge over time to continuously improve overall line performance - Attend company sponsored training and informational meetings when scheduled- All other duties as assigned by management
Requirements:- High school diploma or equivalent - Experience in food manufacturing preferred - Qualified experience on current plant packaging machinery is beneficial - Experience with quality and hygiene requirements common in food manufacturing preferred- Must be able to work in a team environment and have a positive attitude - Must have good written and oral communication skills - Stand for the duration of the production shift - Must regularly lift and/or move up to 40 pounds at or above shoulder level - Loud working environment
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Branch: Waterloo IA