North Avenue & Gary Avenue , Carol Stream, IL 60188 Carol Stream, IL 60188
A well established and growing national packaging manufacturer is currently looking to expand its extrusion department production staff. The extrusion operator position will be setting up and running an extrusion machine.
This is a full-time, permanent position which offers a comprehensive benefits package once the probationary period has been completed. The work environment is extremely clean and follows sanitary regulations because the packaging product is used within the food industry.
This department works 12 hour shifts, and our current opening is on the overnight shift:
1st : 6:00 am -6:00 pm, usually starts at $15 per hour
2nd : 6:00 pm - 6:00 am, usually starts at $16 per hour
Occasionally, there is also a floater position which means that you will work on your preferred shift but will cover for anyone that goes on vacation on the other shift when needed. Pay rate will be $16.00 hour.
This is a schedule that requires the individual work every other weekend.
> Set up the extrusion equipment to order specifications
> Run machine based on quality restrictions
> Weight and wrap all finished product from machine
> Properly fill out paperwork for extrusion production
> Perform any required preventive maintenance
Qualified candidates should have at least 1 year of steady work history within a manufacturing environment. The preferred manufacturing experience would be in plastics manufacturing or possibly manufacturing packaging for the food industry. Candidates should have a solid mechanical aptitude, comfortable working with hand tools & power tools, and the ability accept training that can sometimes be complicated.
The physical requirements for this position include the following:
> Frequently lift up to 75 lbs 3-5 times per hour
> Regularly stand, walk, reach, and kneel
Interviews to be scheduled immediately.