Extrusion Machine Operator 1st Shift

Bedford, OH 44146

Posted: 03/22/2023 Employment Type: Contract Industry: Commercial/Light Industrial Job Number: SFW22484280 Pay Rate: $20.50 / hour

Job Description

Machine Operator (Extrusion) 1st Shift
Pay Rate: $19−22 per hour depending on experience + bonus every 6 months
Hours: 10:00am  10:00pm

Staffworks Group is looking for an experienced Machine Operator for a manufacturer of PVC and TPU products in Walton Hills. This is a temp to perm or can be direct hire with our customer depending on experience. 

This position will set up and operate extrusion lines to produce plastic sheets which meet customer specifications and dimensions according to work orders with a broad range of rigid PVC sheets, flexible PVC, and TPU (Polyurethane) sheets from the highest quality resin compounds. Our customer is one of North America's most innovative and customer focused producers of rigid and flexible vinyl and flexible TPU (polyurethane) sheet.
  • Start up, set up, operate, and tend machine that extrudes thermoplastics to meet customer specifications and dimensions according to work orders
  • Load materials into extruder and adjust feed mechanisms to set feed rates
  • Move controls to activate and adjust for extruding process
  • Observe machine operations, control boards, and gauges to detect any defective material or any machine malfunctions
  • Press the correct buttons to stop machine when processes are complete or when malfunctions are detected
  • Responsible for detailed completion of work orders and production reports
  • Training will include other duties on the production floor to help understand all positions and processes
  • Performs other duties and assignments as directed by management
Skills and Qualifications
  • 3+ years as a machine operator, preferably in some kind of plastic environment (preferred)
  • Previous extrusion experience and knowledge of plastic sheet extrusion process a plus
  • Tow motor driving experience
  • Must be able to read a tape measure
  • Mathematical aptitude
  • Ability to read/understand specifications
  • Ability to read measuring devices such as ruler, caliper, dial indicator, micrometer and scale
  • Manual dexterity and ability to use all hand tools in order to set up and operate extruder
  • Ability to lift and carry objects up to 50−100 pounds. (Over 50 lbs. with an assist)
  • High school diploma/GED minimum
Apply here, email a copy of your resume for review, or call to schedule an orientation at the address and number below:
6111 Oak Tree Blvd, Suite 170
Cleveland, OH 44131
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