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Machine Operator
Ref No.: 18-41715
Location: Youngsville, North Carolina
Position Type:Right to Hire
Experience Level: 2 Years
Pay Rate : $ 14.00 - 20.00 /Hour
Job Category:Manufacturing/Operations
Benefits:401K, Dental Insurance, Life Insurance, Medical Insurance, Vision Insurance
Machine Operator – Wake Forest/Youngsville, NC
On Board PMO has an immediate opening for a Machine Operator in Wake Forest / Youngsville, NC area. The Machine Operator will be responsible for operating the multi-vac machine (and potentially other machines) to mass produce or package industry related plastic products. This position is generally performed indoors in a cleanroom or plant environment.If working in the cleanroom, employee must follow all cleanroom and quality guidelines.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Organizes and support the machine loading team to meet the production rate and schedule.
  • Utilizes off-line measuring devices to check print quality and seal integrity.
  • Lifts, locates and feeds product to the loading team to maintain constant work flow
  • Sets-up and starts machine, loads material, and observes operation and prevents/corrects faults
  • Operates computer-controlled equipment /machines within released operational instructional guidelines
  • Inspects, measures, and trouble-shoots machine's work pieces to verify product conformance to specifications
  • Adjust parameters and guides according to specifications to manage output/finish product
  • Responsible for properly identifying and controlling scraps and waste
  • Responsible for documenting daily operating parameters and material changes
  • Read and interpret controlled documentation
  • Assists with machine and equipment maintenance, documents weekly PM checklists
  • Performs spot checks of products to ensure adherence to approved quality standards
  • Notifies Team Leader of product discrepancies or equipment malfunctions
  • Adheres to established company policies and procedures including cleanroom, quality and safety regulations
  • Maintains a clean and organized work area to facilitate manufacturing functions
Required Qualifications:
  • Prior machine operation experience, preferably a packaging machine (multivac)
  • Physical dexterity – experience and ability working with hands and hand tools
  • Frequently move 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 70 pounds
  • Mechanical aptitude and skills
  • Strong teamwork skills
  • Ability to shift from one task to another                                                                                                               
  • Wears required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as required
  • Ability to use a variety of hand tools
Preferred Qualifications
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Ability to read and comprehend procedures written in English
Physical Requirements
  • Must have the ability to stand, climb, bend, and lift products and materials frequently up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 70 pounds
  • May stand or sit for long periods of time
  • Ability to reach with hands
  • Ability to use both hands and fingers
 On-Board Companies provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.