2nd, 3rd Shift Press Operator
New Bedford, MA New Bedford, MA 02746 US
This position is responsible for maintaining a constant feed of material into the hopper during the extrusion process and controlling the belt if applicable.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Set up the extruder with the proper die/pin per specification and/or Crew Leader.
- Obtain the proper approved batch of material from the lay down area and begin to insert stock into the extruder.
- Maintain a constant flow of material into the extruder until instructions are given to stop by the Crew leader.
- Break down the head assembly and clean out the die mill from the stock head when applicable.
- Put all tools/dies back in their proper location and clean the surrounding area at the end of shift.
- Perform other duties as required or requested.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
- No prior experience or training.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORK ENVIRONMENT:
- Work environment consists of manufacturing area that may be exposed to noise, heat, smells and chemicals.
- Work near moving mechanical parts 2/3 or all the time.
- Exposure to fumes and airborne particles 2/3 or all the time.
- Exposure to loud noise 2/3 or all the time.
- Simple writing, adding, subtracting, whole numbers and carrying out of instructions.
- Requires continuous mental and visual attention; usually repetitive work or diversified operations requiring constant alertness and activity.
- Willing to under go a background check
- Willing to have a physical exam and Drug test
- Computer skills
- Good verbal and written communication skills in English
- Basic math skills
- Available for overtime
- Reliable transportation
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