The PET/Injection Machine Operator will operate machinery to produce pre-forms and/or PET bottles . The PET/Injection Machine Operator is also responsible for following our company's Good Manufacturing Practices.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
Ensure compliance with corporate and plant safety standards and with applicable laws and regulations issued by regulatory agencies.
Operate an injection molding machine in order to shape plastics.
Monitor production process and downstream equipment and makes process adjustments when needed.
Verify pre-form attributes with use of statistical process control techniques.
Make adjustments to processes and makes quality assurance testing using laboratory equipment.
Adjust machine settings to according to product specification.
Troubleshoot and resolve basic mechanical and process problems.
Perform maintenance on equipment.
Adhere to quality control and to blow mold process procedure.
Repair or replace pneumatic and hydraulic lines.
Prepare maintenance request forms and document equipment repairs.
Train PET/Injection Machine operators.
Prepare & document daily production reports, including rejects, regrinds, line efficiencies and other.
Other duties as assigned by management.
The requirements listed below are minimum requirements for the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities who are otherwise qualified to safely perform the essential functions of the job, unless such accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the Company.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required.
AS degree is preferred.
Formal education in: Prefer an apprenticeship and/or formal training in area of specialty.
1-3 years of experience in the field or in a related area.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS :
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities who are otherwise qualified to safely perform the essential functions of the job, unless such accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the Company. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee frequently is required to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts in a production environment. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud. Temperatures inside the plant can fluctuate between hot and cold according to seasonal changes. Personal protective equipment (PPE) is required in the production department and other designated areas.
Our Competitive and Comprehensive Benefits include: Choice of Medical Plans-choose the coverage that is right for you and your family Dental Plan-provides Orthodontic coverage to dependent children
Voluntary Vision Program-allows the purchase of glasses and contacts every year rather than every two years like most plans!
Employee Assistance Program-5 free counseling visits; Financial & Legal Assistance
Education Reimbursement-up to $5,250 annually!
401k Savings Plan with a company match
Come join our growing family today and apply with us!
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