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« Back to Search Extrusion, conversion, laminator
Houston, TX

Date Posted: March 7, 2018
Job Type: Temporary to Hire
Job ID: 159824

Job Description


After 90 day temporary to hire period, benefits include:

  • Medical and dental
  • 401(k)
  • Paid vacation and holidays
  • Wellness program
  • Life insurance
  • Educational assistance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discounts with key suppliers - cars, computers, appliances and more
  • Parental leave

Fortune 100 company looking for Extruder Operators

Candidate must be able to:

  • Operate and monitor the production of quality blown and stretched film according to internal product type specifications and customer profiles.
  • Work with efficiency and compliance, following safety rules and regulations for self and coworkers.
  • Assure compliance with company and industry rules, general orders, and instructions.


  • Understand written and/or verbal job information in English.
  • Receive, understand, and comply with verbal and/or written instructions by lead man and/or supervisor
  • Read and understand work orders, posted bulletins, rule books, regulations, procedures, and safety signs
  • Record data on forms
  • Record all pertinent information on roll label with marker.  Item number to be placed on each end of roll
  • Effective communication with lead man/supervisor and coworkers
  • Numerical Skills
    • Basic knowledge of addition and subtraction
    • Figure and plot basis weights
    • Calculate and enter roll data on appropriate form
    • Weigh stretch roll
    • Use and read a tape measure

Technical Competencies:

  • Must be able to learn to operate extruders and computer keyboard literacy
  • Must be able to learn to operate spiral cutter monitors and controls, electrical hoist
  • Properly use the following tools: measuring tape, knife, air line, and wrenches.

Perform Physical Activities:

  • Must be able to exert muscular strength sufficient to occasionally push/pull 120 lbs. and lift/carry 60 lbs. to a 5 ½ foot level
  • Push /pull 80 lbs. and lift/carry 60 lbs. to a 5 ½; 84” metal ends – 85 lbs; winder L – 241”; 75 lbs – 90” core;
  • Pull 120 lbs and carry/lift 30 lbs while climbing up 12, 12-inch steps
  • Reach to a 75 inch level
  • Cut cores using core cutter
  • Remain standing for over a half work shift with the opportunity to change positions
  • Frequently climb stairs to monitor film production; and routinely climb vertical ladders when manufacturing the film, and occasionally crawl and balance.

Work Conditions:

Physical environment:

Work is constantly performed in-doors on concrete floors involving extreme temperatures, safety shoes required; must be able to climb and work infrequently at elevations more than 20 feet; work is under noise level requiring the use of ear plugs

Job schedule environment:

Must be willing to work all shifts

Safety environment:

Must be willing to perform job functions following set safety procedures