Machine Operator in Wheeling, IL at Elite Staffing Inc.

Date Posted: 12/17/2020

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Wheeling, IL
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Job Description

Machine Operator-

Operates production machinery to apply raw materials to products or wrap finished products.

Essential Functions

Communicates issues and mechanical problems to next shift.

Checks daily production schedule and records what raw materials are needed.

Ensures that adequate supplies of raw materials are ready for addition to machine, as needed.

Ensures pizzas are centered on main lugs and makes adjustments, as needed.

Handles raw materials changes.

Troubleshoots, communicates and corrects any machine alarms.

Fills out Materials Forms for each new skew.

Completes all end of shift duties as outlined in SOP Tasks section.

Follows all PPE/GMP requirements.

Keeps work area clean and sanitary at all times.

If machine is down, asks Supervisor or Lead if there is other work available.

Notifies Supervisor or Lead when leaving line and why.

Performs other duties as assigned by the Lead or Supervisor.

Basic Qualifications

High School Diploma or GED required.

Desired Qualifications

Previous experience operating machinery in a manufacturing environment is a plus.


Good basic mathematical aptitude required.

Good communication and organizational skills.

Ability to work under direct supervision and to follow instructions and techniques.

Work Environment

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts. The work environment is cold. The employee is frequently exposed to wet and/or humid conditions. The employee is occasionally exposed to risk of electrical shock; and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

Physical Demands

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand for the duration of the production shift; talk or hear; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and reach with hands and arms. The employee is frequently required to walk. The employee is infrequently required to sit; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, or crouch. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 40 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move more than 70 pounds.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work

Base schedule is Monday – Friday 1st or 2nd shift, 8 hour shifts. Occasional Overtime is required.


2nd shift

Temporary to Hire

Wheeling, IL