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Machine Operator

Chillicothe, Missouri
$18.00 Per Hour
Job Type
1 May 2022
*Starting rate at $18.00/hr*

*You will have every other weekend off!*

*Hiring for both day (7 am - 7 pm) and night shift (7 pm - 7 am). Overtime is voluntary!*

*We offer a $2,000 hire bonus with great benefits and competitive pay.*

You will be responsible for manufacturing consumer products and using Thermoforming and Extrusion Equipment. Excellent attendance is crucial for the team to achieve success. You will have the ability to work with various teams and have a good problem-solving ability. You will take pride in your personal hands-on and analytical abilities, organization skills, and attention to detail. We are looking to hire for entry level ad skilled positions.

Day to day responsibilities will include:
* Following the company procedures and the manufacturer's recommendations for operating equipment
* Responsible for picking, inspecting, packing and bagging product into boxes before they are shipped out to the client
* Maintain a clean and safe work environment
* Report any quality defects to the machine operator or supervisor
* Work with the material handler and machine operator to ensure production demands are met
* Continually practicing safe operation and handling of all equipment, raw materials
* Remove small quantities of plastic flashing with hand files, scrapers, or sanders to produce cosmetically appealing and proper fitting parts.

* Set up and operate and extrusion machine and ensure proper dimensions are set up
* Adjust machine components to regulate speeds, pressures, temperatures, and amounts, dimensions and flow of materials or ingredients
* Ensure that quality expectations are met and notify lead technician, or supervisor, when extruded product fails to meet standards
* Record and Maintain production data such as meter readings ad quantities, types and dimensions of materials produced
* Turn controls to adjust machine functions, such as regulating air pressure or die gaps
* Maintains and repairs production equipment as directed by Maintenance Supervisor.
* Maintains and repairs utility and facility-related equipment as directed by Maintenance Supervisor.
* Assist other maintenance personnel with repairs as needed

This position is in our Plastics Facility in beautiful Chillicothe, MO.
* Preferred 1+ years of related experience in manufacturing, construction, production, operations - Packer
* 2 years of machine operator experience - Operator
* Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.
* Work in a manufacturing setting with varying temperature
* The ability to stand for 8-12 hrs.

We care about the health and wellness of you and your family. That is why we offer a comprehensive benefits package that makes it easier to manage your health and provide financial security for you and your family.

Apply today and help us get stronger!

We are an equal opportunity employer, and we strictly prohibit and do not tolerate discrimination against employees, applicants or any other covered persons because of race, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, marital status, gender identity or expression, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any legally protected characteristic.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $18.00 per hour

* 401(k)
* Dental insurance
* Health insurance
* Life insurance
* Paid time off
* Tuition reimbursement
* Vision insurance
* 12 hour shift
* Day shift
* Night shift
Supplemental Pay:
* Signing bonus

Work Location: One location
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  • Job Reference: 579132797-2
  • Date Posted: 1 May 2022
  • Recruiter: SONOCO
  • Location: Chillicothe, Missouri
  • Salary: $18.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time