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Duarte, CA

Salary: 14.00
Date Posted: January 2, 2018
Job Type: Temporary to Hire
Job ID: 292386

Job Description

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include:

  • Accurate and efficient set-up of the machine in accordance with proper setup techniques
  • Properly operate machine to run efficiently, produce quality products and maximize machine utilization
  • Cross-train on all machines and machine positions
  • Assist in training of others Machine Operators
  • Check quality of paper during the run, including — alignment, misprints, and any other defects
  • Turn in maintenance work orders to Production Supervisor for needed repairs - Be proactive in the maintenance of equipment
  • Comply with Lock Out / Tag Out program and other safety programs
  • Adhere to production schedule
  • Make recommendations for optimizing the schedule to meet cost, quality, and service goals. Report any unusual scheduling issues to Supervisor
  • Responsible for sweeping, cleaning, and maintaining good housekeeping rules at and around the machines you are operating
  • Sweep, clean and maintain good housekeeping rules throughout all areas of the plant
  • Comply with all company policies, processes, and procedures, including safety policies
  • Additional duties may be assigned by management.

Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without prior notice.

Minimum Job Requirements:

  • Available to work overtime/weekend and/or holidays if necessary
  • Ability work effectively in a team environment. Works with a sense of urgency while maintaining quality and company safety standards
  • Ability to comprehend and safely operate production equipment
  • Ability to perform the physical duties of this position as indicated under the "Physical Demands" section, below
  • Ability and willingness to work in the environment described under "Work Environment" section, below
  • Punctual and reliable in their work attendance. Regular and predictable attendance is an essential function of the job.
  • Professional, courteous, and reliable, with outstanding organizational skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Comply with Company's safety policies and policies on ethical behavior in accordance with Code of Ethics and Business Conduct
  • Comply with all applicable law, rules and regulations

Skills Required

  • Able to read and follow instructions on factory masters
  • Able to read a tape measure with speed and accuracy. Able to calculate figures and amounts such as percentages, measurement, volume and rate. Able to apply concepts of high school math
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or graphic form
  • Ability to deal with problems involving one or more concrete variables in standardized situations
  • Understand equipment function and capabilities that can be translated into efficient operation.
  • Understand product layouts and production specifications.
  • Understand product quality specifications

Key Qualifications Include:

  • Ability to speak, read, and write English at a proficient/skilled level
  • Demonstrated sense of urgency and comfort working in a fast-paced production environment
  • Ability to work independently or with a team with solid communication skills
  • Solid problem solving and decision-making skills
  • Successful completion of a post-offer / pre-employment physical, drug screen and background check are required