Position Title: Machine Operator
Take the next step in your career with this opportunity! We’re hiring for a 1st shift Machine Operator. Temp to hire. Apply now.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Set up and run slitting machines- Review the order jackets at the beginning of every shift or new job and answer any questions prior to set up- Set up all jobs assigned which includes proper set up and alignment of knifes in accordance to specification necessary for proper slitting depending on paper type- Perform any pulley changes, shaft set-up, core alignment, proper drum speed settings, and troubleshooting of machine; make adjustments when needed- Load rolls of paper onto machine with team use of pulley- Feed paper through various machines for slitting- Remove slitted paper from machine and apply labels to the paper- Palletize finished rolls for shipment - Quality of product coming off the machine at all times, ensure paper is slit to customer specifications- Ensure food safety and product quality are maintained by keeping machine and area clean at all times- Train and certified for hoist operation to move large rolls of paper into machines- Implement and use safety devices at all times
Requirements:- Lift up to 60lbs on a regular basis for duration of shift, and up to 80lbs occasionally with the use of a hoist/team member- Stand, bend, twist, squat, and reach for duration of shift (8-10 hours) - Stand, sit, bend, twist, reach and crouch for duration of shift (8-10 hours) -Dependable, reliable and willing to work and learn- Follow written and verbal directions- Good hand eye coordination is a must- Ability to read a tape measure, caliper or other precise measuring devices. - Excellent math skills with the ability to add/subtract decimals to the hundredths - Good computer skills/knowledgeable in Microsoft Excel- Ability to read a tape measure and caliper
QPS Employment Group is a full-service staffing firm comprised of dedicated and passionate people with nearly 50 offices throughout the Midwest. We place great people with great companies in industrial, skilled trades, administrative, manufacturing, general labor and professional employment.
Why Work with QPS?- Your choice of temporary, temp-to-hire, or direct-hire job opportunities- Access to sought-after positions with leading employers- Dedicated placement specialists who will guide you through every step of the job search process