Machine Operator Position
Job Title: Machine Operator
Employment Type: Full Time This position offers competitive compensation which varies depending upon skills & experience & benefits package including medical, dental, life insurance, LTD, holidays and 401k plan.
Job Summary: A manufacturer that is a leader in its industry has an opening for the Machine Operator position in its Pittsburgh, PA location. This position will be responsible for operating all equipment on the work station.
Experience: Experience working in an industrial and/or manufacturing or plastics processing environment is preferred.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: Equipment operator experience- internal or similar manufacturing using computer controlled automated equipment Basic computer knowledge Fork lift operation
Key Responsibilities: • Understand and operate all equipment in the work station. • Follow procedures for proper startup and shutdown of equipment. • Verify all equipment and tooling are in proper location and operational at the start and end of each shift. • Adjust operational parameters in order to achieve production and quality requirements. • Set up various production runs according to work order specifications. Coordinate shift changes with other shifts to insure the seamless operation of the work station without interruption. • Comply with safety procedures and personal protective equipment requirements.
Education: High school diploma is required; associate degree or technical training certificate is preferred.
Unusual Physical Requirement: This position will require standing and walking for an extended period of time, wearing protective gear, handling and moving objects – up to 50 pounds, inspecting equipment and materials.
Job Requirements: Must be able to work 12 Hour shifts either day or night: 3 days on – 2 days off -2 days on- 3 days off.