Logoplaste is currently seeking to recruit an EBMMachine Operator, to join the Wilkes Barre, PA Plant.
Reporting to: Production Manager
The Machine Operator is responsible for operating site extrusion equipment and meeting all production, quality and safety requirements.
Key Tasks & Activities...
- Operate machines and other associated equipment to successfully produce plastic products according to specification. Utilize Work Instructions, where applicable, to consistently perform tasks. - Complete efficient and effective start-ups and shut-downs of all machines. - Set-up, changeover, repair and troubleshoot equipment and processes. Troubleshooting Skills related to mechanical, pneumatic, electrical or hydraulic issues (if applicable). Perform minor repairs on all production equipment as required. - Complete all required quality checks, critical systems checks, production records and logs accurately, in both written and computer formats. - Perform quality testing and adjustments to meet quality specifications and/or cycle efficiency - Complete preventative maintenance tasks in line with the OEM or specific Logoplaste maintenance program - Participate in continuous improvement activities focused on minimizing waste and downtime and maximizing output efficiency. - Perform material handling procedures as required - Proficient use of hand tools to assist with machine/equipment intervention activities. - Comply with all company safety policies and procedures as well as maintain good housekeeping, GMP Practices and Global Food Safety Practices. - Be a participative member of the team, treating all with respect. Communicate thoroughly. - Perform other job-related duties as assigned
Who we are looking for... Background and Experience - Previous Extrusion experience or related training (HDPE) Industry experiencewould be beneficial
Technical Skills -Those with good DIY/mechanical/practical skills are especially suited to this environment - Warehouse knowledge/able to drive forklift - Working knowledge of computer systems, including MS Office, Excel and SAP
Interpersonal Skills - Good Communication and Teambuilding skills. - Must have a can do attitude and ability to build strong working relationships with co-workers
Physical requirements and work environment - Ability to work in a fast paced, lean environment with heat above 90 degrees; - Ability to sit, stand, bend, climb, crawl and walk on a varying basis throughout assigned work schedule; - Ability to carry and/or maneuver up to 50 pounds.
Logoplaste offers an excellent benefits package with genuine career development opportunities.