Machine Operator II (Thermoforming) - B Shift

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Date: Oct 12, 2017

Location: Dallas, TX, US

Company: Dart Container

Operates machines making adjustments to machines to maximize up time, rates and yields.

Day-to-Day Role:

  • Reads and reviews daily production schedule for changes and confers with department heads when necessary. Monitors and documents all process parameters on a routine basis.
  • Maintains quality and speed control by continual adjustments of gauges that control temperature, pressure, trim, rolls (where applicable) and speed to material.
  • Completes daily reports including cycle time, daily production, scrap tickets, packaging, production and downtime.
  • Performs general preventative maintenance on equipment. Monitors machines for mechanical problems by listening for unusual noises and visually checking gears, hoses, gauges, materials, etc.
  • Initiates troubleshooting and solving mechanical problems using small hand tools to make adjustments and minor repairs. If unsuccessful in making repairs, notifies supervisor and/or maintenance for assistance.
  • Ensures adequate materials and rolls (if applicable) are available in the department for production runs. Follows equipment change procedures and threads rolls (where applicable) into machine (if applicable). Monitors quality of product being produced and makes routine adjustments to maintain specifications.
  • Provides guidance to other members of the department including lower level Machine Operators, Product Handlers and Forklift Operators.
  • Performs change-over and set-up duties when requested.
  • Assists Supervisor as directed.
  • Keeps general work area clean.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Core Skills and Qualifications:

The ideal candidate must possess all of the following:

  • Demonstrate minimum proficiency with the English language in order to ensure effective new hire training and on-going communications about safety and quality issues
  • One (1) year experience operating manufacturing equipment.
  • Experience using process control equipment preferred.
  • Mechanical and electrical troubleshooting skills preferred.
  • Ability to work overtime as needed.
  • Ability to work weekends as needed.

 

Dart Container is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all candidates for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

Job Segment: Equipment Operator, Warehouse, Industrial, Machinist, Forklift, Manufacturing

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