Job Description

OPERATOR TRAINEE Able to read, write, and understand English Able to communicate clearly with Packer and supervision/Management Able to follow instructions and learn extrusion line operation OPERATOR LEVEL 1 Able to name and explain purpose of all equipment used on extrusion line Instructed on Company and site operations for production Can read, understand, and follow the Production Board Can comprehend a Product Specification Sheet to find and understand all dimensional specifications, packaging specifications, and special instructions regarding the production of a product. Can make required dimensional measurements Can make adjustments and keep product within specification for length and profile dimension Able to identify common defects and make corrections with assistance Able to check color on a product and understands L*a*b* color measurements Understands and is able to check Impact. Able to adjust color or get assistance to adjust color as required by specification Able to collect and legibly record process parameters on any extruder Able to identify improperly functioning heating/cooling zones on extruder or die. Able to properly clean a calibrator Able to properly remove and clean a die Able to purge and shut-down a line Knows location of all line water supply lines and water filters. Knows how to check water flow and change water filters without disrupting line operation. Understands proper use and differences of capstock, substrate, regrind and pigments. Understands material feed systems, alarms, and importance of monitoring material supply to extruder. Able to keep line functioning and clean Able to train and direct PACKERS in job functions and basic QC checks Works effectively as a line team member and a shift team member Able to effectively communicate line, product, and shift issues to next shift’s OPERATOR and PACKER. Perform other duties as assigned and capable for the assigned line, the shift, and the site. OPERATOR LEVEL 2 Qualified as an OPERATOR LEVEL 1 Able to adjust color and keep product within color specification Able to make process parameter adjustments on extruder Able to correctly hook up thermocouples and die heaters at correct locations. Able to clean and reassemble a calibrator and vacuum tanks. Able to clean, reassemble, and properly torque a die Able to make corrections for common defects Able to correct issues with water pumps, vacuum pumps, separation tanks, and other auxiliary equipment. Able to keep line functioning efficiently and clean Able to train OPERATOR LEVEL 1 OPERATOR LEVEL 3 Qualified as an OPERATOR LEVEL 2 Has advanced knowledge and experience of extrusion and downstream equipment operation Able to complete product set-ups and change-overs in a timely manner Able to prepare and start an extrusion line with minimal scrap Able to identity / troubleshoot basic mechanical and electrical problems with extruder, downstream equipment, and material handling systems. Able to make corrections for common and uncommon defects Able to train OPERATOR LEVEL 2 Able to keep assigned lines functioning optimally and clean

Job category: Manufacturing
Branch: #16 - Dixie Staffing Services, INC_TN
Pay rate: 11.00$ per hour
Posted date: 01/26/2021
Job ID: 103300
Job Type: Full Time

Manufacturing Opportunity

Plenty of OT

Paid training

Weekdays 7am - 7pm 


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