Machine Operator B

Greenbrier Chicago Heights , IL 60411

Posted 3 months ago

Machine Operator must be able to operate all machinery productively and be able to repair machine if needed with little or no supervision.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Use calipers, micrometers, or other types of measurement devices to check part dimensions.

  • Maximize tool life.

  • Set up machines at the beginning of shift to ensure proper working order

  • Perform testing procedures to ensure that machines work optimally during the production procedures

  • Maintain and clean machines before and after each shift

  • Monitor machines during every procedure to ensure optimum running

  • Detects and reports defective materials or questionable conditions to the department supervisor.

  • Maintains the work area and equipment in a clean orderly condition and follows prescribed safety regulations

  • Troubleshoot problems during machine operation

  • Perform safety checks on every machine

  • Other duties and projects as assigned by the Production Manager or Plant Manager.

  • Ability to work with little or no supervision

Knowledge and Skills

  • Use Understand basic machine operation.

  • Attention to detail in all work aspects.

  • Able to use a caliper, micrometer, and tape measure.

  • Know how to determine speed and feed rates.

  • Required ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks.

  • Good communication skills.

  • Excellent judgment and decision making skills

  • Ability to write clearly and concisely.

Education and Experience

  • Ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with all employees.

  • Goal oriented.

Miscellaneous Requirements

  • Overtime required.

  • Heavy industrial equipment used.

  • Stress to reach manufacturing goals.

Physical Demands of the Position

  • Legend
    N (Not Applicable) - Activity is not applicable.
    O (Occasionally)
  • Occupation requires this activity up to 33% of the time
    F (Frequently)

  • Occupation requires this activity ~50% of the time
    C (Constantly)

  • Occupation requires this activity 66%+ of the time

  • Physical Abilities
  • C

  • F

  • O

  • C
    Reach Outward

  • C
    Reach Above Shoulder

  • F

  • O

  • O
    Squat or Kneel

  • F

  • F

  • Push / Pull
    12 lbs or less
  • F
    13-25 lbs

  • F
    26-40 lbs

  • O
    41-100 lbs

  • O

  • Lift / Carry
    10 lbs or less
  • F
    11-20 lbs

  • F
    21-50 lbs

  • O
    51-100 lbs

  • O
    Over 100 lbs

  • O

Working Conditions/Miscellaneous Requirements
With the exception of clerical, administrative, and some management positions, which require indoor work, the physical environment requires the employee to work both inside and outside in heat/cold, wet/humid, dry/arid and dusty conditions. Employees are required to use personal protective equipment as environmental conditions dictate. #ZR

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled

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