Position Title: Operation Tech - 3rd Shift
Hours: 6pm-6am rotating schedule; 2 days on, 2 days off
Are you looking for your next job opportunity with a family-owned company that recognizes your successes and promotes career growth? QPS is hiring Operating Technicians to work for our client in Fitchburg, WI that designs, manufactures, and markets thermoformed plastic packaging for products in the food, retail, and medical device markets.
The Operating Technician is responsible for preparation, set-up, start, and operation of manufacturing equipment. They ensure that jobs meet quality specifications, manufacturing standards, and that safety procedures are followed while working to continuously improve quality and productivity of manufacturing operations. This job is temp to hire and upon being hired, you'll become eligible for their awesome benefits, including medical insurance, 401(k) match, profit sharing, and more! Also, with this 12-hour shift schedule, you'll get more days off and work 14-15 days per month! Apply today to speak with a recruiter about this great opportunity!
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Setup, operate, and troubleshoot equipment to produce thermoformed parts to specification- Ensure maximum efficiency of setup to include setup time, materials, production rate, and material consumption- Machine readiness; inspect machinery, equipment and tooling prior to setup- Identify issues, which adversely affect product requirements and communicate with appropriate department personnel for resolution- Perform routine maintenance and cleaning- Identify nonconforming materials/products and work with shift leader for resolution- Ensure part quality meets established standards- Perform housekeeping duties- Follow Good Manufacturing Practices- Complete all shift documentation/paperwork- Shift hand-off, go over job status and updates with incoming shift- Participate in safety programs- Follow all established safety procedures- Wear appropriate Personal Protective Equipment
Requirements:- 1 year of manufacturing or related experience- Experience operating manufacturing equipment preferred- Mechanical aptitude- Ability to read, write, and speak English to meet training, safety, and quality requirements- Computer and software skills- Ability to read and write in English- Lift 10lbs continuously- Lift 11-30lbs regularly- Lift 31-50lbs occasionally- Frequent bending, stooping, reaching, and twisting- Stand for 12-hour shift
Benefits:- Medical, vision, and dental- Competitive pay- 12-hour shifts, only work 3 or 4 days per week
QPS Employment Group is a full-service staffing firm comprised of dedicated and passionate people with over 50 offices throughout the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic. We place great people with great companies in industrial, skilled trades, administrative, manufacturing, general labor and professional employment.
Why Work with QPS?- Access to sought-after positions with leading employers- Dedicated placement specialists who will guide you through every step of the job search process- Over 30 years of staffing experienceBest of all, our services are 100% free to job seekers!We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.
Branch: Madison WI