Under the direct supervision of the Shift Supervisor the Production Operator is primarily responsible for the efficient operation of duties and responsibilities assigned in the operation of equipment. These are full time positions. These openings are on 2nd and 3rd shift although training could occur on any shift.
High School diploma or the equivalent
Previous manufacturing experience a plus i.e. production environment.
Able to operate independently and as a member of a team.
Able to read and follow SOPs, labels, and instructions.
Ability to use computer and internal software systems to input data
Inspects and prepares product per SOPs
Threads and splices new material onto old, as required, and/or packages slits or handles material.
Sets up and adjusts equipment including, coaters, winding, finishing and other duties as assigned to maintain product quality.
Monitors equipment per requirements vs. schedule to assure efficient completion.
Records production and raw material usage manually and electronically per SOPs.
Cleans machinery, equipment and work area as scheduled and as needed
Communicates and cooperates with other crew member to maintain quality, operational efficiency and safety.
Identifies and labels hazardous waste materials for proper disposal.
Recommends and implements methods to increase the quality of products and/or services
Ability to serve on Teams for quality, safety, waste reduction and lean principles.
Participates in self-development activities and training of others.
Exhibits safety awareness and safe work practices.
Performs other related duties as may be reasonably assigned in the course of business.
Exhibits good environmental practices and procedures consistent with job(s) performed and EMS (Environmental Management System) requirements.
Who are we ?
Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics is one of seven businesses within the Innovative Materials Sector, which is spear-heading the advancement of innovation within the Group. Performance Plastics is a recognized leader in the advanced polymer technology market with access to state-of-the-art manufacturing and research & development facilities around the world.
Through close partnerships with our business leaders, our team works to support the achievement of business goals while emphasizing the PPL values of accountability, trust, initiative, respect and helping.
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