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Machine Operator - 1st & 2nd Shift
Ref No.: 18-00565
Category: Lite Industrial
Location: Lake Bluff, Illinois
Position Type:Temp to Hire
Pay Rate : $ 15.10 - 16.10 /Hour
Job Classification:Machine Operator
Duration:Contract to Hire
Title: Machine Operator - 1st & 2nd Shift
Location: Lake Bluff, IL
Pay Rate: 1st Shift - $15.10/hr; 2nd Shift - $16.10/hr
Duration of Job: contract to hire
Hours: 1st Shift - 7am - 3pm; 2nd Shift - 3pm - 11pm

REPORTS TO Production Manager
ROLE Assists Machine Operator II in the operation and set up of coating equipment to produce high quality products on schedule.
  • Reviews work orders, product specifications and special instructions to ensure thorough understanding of production requirements.  Asks for clarification if needed
  • Assists in loading and set up of machines in accordance with instructions
  • Follows specifications to mix chemical/adhesive solution specified in work order, and safely pumps solution into machine
  • Monitors production process closely in order to quickly identify any quality issues.  Stops production run immediately if problems are detected, and alerts Machine Operator II and/or Production Manager
  • Knows how to operate up to two machines competently.  Assists in operating additional machines as needed
  • Follows all instructions given by Machine Operator II or Production Manager and asks questions when necessary
  • Identifies all finished products with accurate part number, work order number, lot number, and any other information required to effectively identify the product
  • Identifies equipment problems and informs Maintenance and/or Production Manager.
  • Makes suggestions to improve quality, efficiency, safety, or communication
  • Verifies that the final product produced meets quality standards and product specifications
  • Follows all safety practices and immediately corrects or reports unsafe conditions. Maintains a clean and orderly work area
  • Performs other duties as assigned by department supervisor
  • Entry level position
  • Ability to read all product specifications, understand verbal work instructions, and accurately and neatly record required data.
  • Ability to propel and control the movement of heavy chemical vats (100s of lbs) on wheeled pallets across warehouse and production floor and up and down slight ramps.
  • Must be able to push, pull, or make other movements to convey large multi-ton rolls of material from warehouse shelves, onto fork lift, and into correct position on machine. Must be able to lift at least 50 lbs of weight

Espo Corporation
Willowbrook, IL 60527
(630) 789-2525
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