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Machine Operator
Ref No.: 18-05558
Location: Solon, Ohio
Pay Rate : $ 8.50 /Hour
Skill Type
Skill Type:Light Industrial
Job Title: Machine Operator
Location: Solon
Division: Nesco Resource Industrial

NESCO Resource Company Overview:

Established in 1956, NESCO Resource employs over 10,000 people in 42 states and services a variety of local accounts as well as major accounts. Within NESCO Resource, we have three operating groups with the capability to staff effectively any positions that require Technology, Accounting & Finance, and Clerical & Light Industrial expertise. Rather than the generalist approach most employment agencies pursue, we practice the approach of a specialized staffing firm. We believe our outstanding local growth can be directly attributed to the credibility of our employees and their ability to focus on the specific needs of our customers.

The Machine Operator is responsible for operating a given number of plastic blow molding machines (including in-line equipment), and makes necessary adjustments or minor repairs to ensure production of components are made in a safe, efficient and high quality manner. The primary duties of an Operator include:

Job Purpose: To safely and efficiently operate all machines within the injection molding department. Adhering to safety and quality standards set forth by Genesis Plastic Technologies leadership team. Maintain a positive attitude and a teamwork mentality.
  • Understands, follows and enforces all established safety, health and quality.
  • Always wear proper protective equipment according to company policy.
  • Understands, follows and enforces all established policies, procedures and recognized practices.
  • Perform basic processing of injection machines to improve machine efficiency and reduce scrap.
  • Perform tasks and responsibilities of utility/janitorial position during slow periods and/or as needed.
  • Make frequent on time quality checks on products being produced from established quality standards.
  • Perform assigned preventative maintenance work.
  • Report any product defects immediately to the supervisor.
  • Report any machine issues immediately to the supervisor.
  • Maintain work area to acceptable safety and housekeeping standards.
  • Complete all transactions and file all required documentation in an orderly and timely manner.
  • Operate equipment to minimize the generation and maximize the consumption of regrind, purge and scrap within customer specifications where applicable.
  • Communicate processing information to designated personnel on incoming shift. Assist other Operators as needed.
  • Keep machine supplied with necessary items to complete the shift task.
  • Prepare for the oncoming shift.
  • Perform all other duties as assigned.

  • A High School Diploma or equivalent required. Background in or desire for manufacturing career is desired.
  • Operators are required to interact with managers, employees, vendors and customers.

The following skills and proficiencies are also essential requirements of the position:
  • Ability to maintain regular, predictable, and punctual attendance.
  • Computer usage and typing skills are essential.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication, including the ability to effectively communicate with internal and external customers.
  • Ability to work independently and to carry out assignments to completion within parameters of instructions given, prescribed routines, and standard accepted practices.
  • Communicates effectively: Conveys facts and information clearly.
  • Collaborates well with others: proactively contributes to group objectives; volunteers to help others.
  • Be able to stand on feet for the majority of the shift.
  • Be able to lift up to 50lbs.