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Machine Operator - 3rd Shift at Careerbuilder in Kenosha, Wisconsin

Posted in Other 30+ days ago.

Job Description:

<p><strong>Machine Operator - 3rd Shift</strong></p><p>The Rehrig Pacific family celebrates our people and empowers them to create innovative solutions that effectively and responsibly move goods, resources and ideas.&nbsp; We foster an atmosphere of learning and creativity which promotes the personal and professional growth of our team members.&nbsp; Our commitment to each other is what sets us apart from other organizations.&nbsp; At Rehrig Pacific, you will have a chance to make an immediate, meaningful impact on the business.</p><p><p><strong>Position Description</strong><br>Machine operators are an integral part of our team and responsible for the safe and efficient operation and monitoring of one or more plastic injection-molding machines in accordance with standard operating procedures.&nbsp; Operators play a valuable role in ensuring our products meet customer quality expectations through safe handling of the product, performing basic assembly and hot stamping functions, and performing any necessary rework processes (trimming, cleaning, etc.).<br><br><strong>Key Accountabilities</strong><br>*Operate and monitor one or more plastic injection-molding machines by safely removing parts from material handling device (e.g., chutes, conveyors) and performing secondary operations (e.g. hot stamping, assembly, trimming) within a specified cycle time.<br>*Visually inspect and ensure that the product is manufactured and packaged to customer specifications.<br>*Perform any rework process that is required, which may include trimming, flaming, and cleaning.<br>*Perform basic assembly functions, such as attaching accessories/components to a molded product.<br>*Operate auxiliary decorating, stacking, and automated equipment that may include hot stamping machines, conveyors, stackers, etc.<br>*Stack products and use dollies to safely transport products.<br>*Effectively meet minimum production and quality standards; responsible for keeping pace with the cycle time of the respective molding machine.<br>*Timely and accurately complete all required production paperwork; accurately account for all scrap parts produced during the shift.<br>*Maintain general housekeeping standards throughout the plant by sorting, sweeping, and cleaning, or as otherwise instructed.&nbsp;<br>*Conduct all job duties with strict adherence to established operating procedures, safety requirements, and processes.&nbsp;&nbsp;<br>*Communicate with previous shift, relief, supervision and other operators to exchange information on process conditions and other pertinent issues; notify <g class="gr_ gr_27 gr-alert gr_gramm gr_inline_cards gr_run_anim Grammar only-ins doubleReplace replaceWithoutSep" id="27" data-gr-id="27">supervisor</g> immediately if a problem arises at the machine (e.g. quality, safety, mechanical problem/defect)<br>*Perform any other duties assigned to support the team.</p></p><p><p><strong>Qualifications</strong></p><p>*High School Diploma, GED, or comparable work-related experience preferred.<br>*Experience in a fast-paced, production-based warehouse or manufacturing environment preferred.<br>*Prior experience as a machine operator in the molded plastic field, or other fast-paced, production-based manufacturing environment preferred.<br>*Capable and willing to operate any injection molding machine and maintain productivity and quality standards.<br>*Actively engages in a team-based environment.<br>*Must be able to learn and execute all work instructions, standard operating procedures, and quality practices/standards.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p></p><p>Rehrig Pacific Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, religion, color, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.&nbsp;<br><br><br></p>