Machine Operator in Wilmington, OH at Elite Staffing Inc.

Date Posted: 10/16/2021

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Job Description

Machine Operator

The Machine Operator will be required to perform a set of tasks using machinery. They are responsible for setting up, operating and maintaining various machines to ensure the interminable and efficient running of production.

Job Duties:

• Perform machine setups (calibration, cleaning etc.) to start a production cycle

• Observe machine operations to ensure quality and conformity of filled or packaged products to standards.

• Control and adjust the functions and settings of machines (e.g. speed)

• Adjust machine components and machine tension and pressure according to size or processing angle       of product.

• Feed the necessary raw material or parts to semi-automated machines

• Remove finished packaged items from machine and separate rejected items.

• Regulate machine flow, speed, or temperature.

• Inspect parts with precision and measuring tools to ensure they meet requirements

• Test the operation of machines periodically to guarantee their smooth running

• Fix issues that might occur during the shift

• Check output to discover any machine-related mistakes or flaws

• Stop or reset machines when malfunctions occur, clear machine jams, and report malfunctions to a supervisor or maintenance department.

• Keep records of approved and defective units or final products

• Maintain activity logs


• Proven experience as a machine operator, in previous food related manufacturing required.

• Minimum 6 months experience working as a machine operator in food or like industry.

• Working knowledge of diverse high-speed machinery and measurement tools (caliper, micrometer etc.)

• Understanding of production procedures

• Adherence to health and safety regulations (e.g. constant use of protective gear)

• Ability to read blueprints (if needed), schematics and manuals

• Analytical skills and attention to detail

• Teamwork and good communication skills

$16.50/hr plus attendance bonus avail

1st Shift

5:24AM – 3:00PM


Wilmington, OH


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