We have immediate openings for Production Operators in the Fitzgerald, GA area. This position is responsible for the efficient operation of designated extrusion/production equipment as assigned.
- Responsible for start-up, operation, change over, shut down and preventative maintenance of assigned production equipment. Equipment may include, but may not be limited to extrusion line equipment, tools, and/or dies.
- Operate all assigned equipment safely and efficiently in accordance to Company Safety Policy.
- Perform manual tasks such as: loading and supplying production line items, reworking product and packaging product.
- Quality Assurance and testing compliance according to Company and/or designated facility standards.
- Provide general plant production line and facility clean up.
- Must have a High School Diploma or GED
- One (1) year production experience, preferably in extrusion/manufacturing process.
- Focus on safe work practices and quality while executing duties with a sense of urgency.
- Work efficiently while being self-directed or within a team environment.
- Physically able to safely lift boxes, bundles, and/or reels weighing up to 50 pounds.
- Physically able to safely endure elevated temperatures while maintaining a steady work pace.
- Forklift and pallet jack experience (required in some locations).
- Ability to pass a pre-employment background check and drug screening.