Machine and Extrusion Operator

Reference Number: 4456-NBG
Location: Cleveland, OH

Machine and Extrusion Operator with a mechanical aptitude; responsible to ensure optimum quality, review production reports and ensure objectives are ascertained in a team environment. Maintain a safe and clean work area.

Your Tasks:

  • Operate an extrusion process of high precision custom plastic profiles.
  • Initial line setup and change overs following posted schedule.
  • Responsible for detailed completion of all on line, QC and production data reporting.
  • Blend materials and load hoppers to meet product specifications and order needs.
  • Perform a variety of mechanical and physical testing required per product specification and quality assurance using calipers and other measurement processes.
  • Maintain and repair extrusion line equipment, tools and work area as scheduled or as needed.
  • Maintain order and cleanliness in all work areas through 5S and LEAN manufacturing methods.
  • Communicate and cooperate with fellow employees to maintain quality, operational efficiency and safety metrics.

Your required Qualifications:

  • 1 year experience as an Extrusion Operator
  • Mechanical background required. Experience working with plastic extrusion equipment, precision measurement devices or computerized control systems preferred.
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Tow motor experience
  • Mathematical aptitude
  • Experience with Microsoft Word, and Excel
  • Experience with quality control; ISO experience preferred
  • Prior participation in a Six Sigma or Lean Project a plus
  • Possess a commitment to Continuous Improvement
  • Strong work ethic with the ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Detail oriented individual
  • Shift flexible and a dedicated individual that is able to support multiple processes
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity and change
  • Entrepreneurial nature: Self-directed, goal-oriented, customer focused
  • Reliable and punctual individual
  • Dedicated team player with a willingness to learn new processes
  • Ability to create solutions to address production and efficiency related issues
  • Prior project experience preferred

Your Opportunities:

  • We offer you a diverse range of tasks in a dynamic team and personal as well as specialized development possibilities in a growth oriented company.
  • Company offers an attractive and competitive compensation package commensurate with experience and educational background that includes salary, annual variable compensation, health insurance plans, 401K, paid holidays and vacation.
  • Provides a model for flexible work time to create a work-life balance.

Benefits:

  • Bonuses
  • 401(k) Matching
  • Dental Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Flexible Schedule
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Parental Leave
  • Professional Development Assistance
  • Retirement Plan
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Vision Insurance