Machine Operator in Michigan City, IN at Elite Staffing Inc.

Date Posted: 11/19/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Machine Operator

Production Operator/Manufacturing Operator   


  • Set up and operates mechanical equipment.
  • Identify acceptable or unacceptable product quality per customer requirements both before and after product is packed.
  • Keep work are clean and organized.


  • Make minor adjustments to machinery that is being operated.
  • Supply/load trays, flexible packaging or cartons into machines.
  • Perform required housekeeping to keep work areas clean such as sweeping floor, putting trash in trash containers, picking up product from floor.
  • Perform assignments on all lines.
  • Count product.
  • Must be able to observe machine operation at all times.
  • Place product or scrap into designated color-coded containers.
  • Visually identify quality or bad product before and after it is packed.  Remove/sort unacceptable product.
  • Follow Good Manufacturing Practices (G.M.P.’s) at all times.
  • Verbally communicate instructions, problems, etc. to co-workers, supervisors and employees from all departments.
  • Work in close proximity to co-workers.
  • Work independently with minimal supervision and at most times independently.
  • Meet Company attendance standards of start and end time for work as scheduled.
  • Comply with all safety, health and environmental regulations as prescribed by law and Company policies.
  • Comply with company rules, regulations and policies.
  • Set scales and metal detectors.
  • May perform other functions as assigned; e.g. May perform essential functions of the packer position during production slow downs.


  • Place raw ingredients into a mixer per designated formula and instructions.
  • Operate mixing machine controls to mix ingredients.
  • Places final product into troughs.


  • Prefer high school graduate or G.E.D.
  • Good eye/hand coordination and manual dexterity.
  • Basic math and reading skills.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision and at times independently.
  • Ability to work with bagger, cartoner computer programs.

 1st,  2nd and 3rd shift available

Temp to hire positions (Following 90-day evaluation)

$16.00-1st shift

$17.00-2nd and 3rd shift

**40+ hour work week (some Saturday work may be required)

 Michigan City, IN

To Apply:  
Elite Staffing
4295 Ohio St.
Michigan City, IN 46360
Office: (773) 873-1880 EXT:1344
Please call ahead to schedule an appointment

7am-3:30pm for Michael Campos at: (773) 937-2609


4pm-12:30am for Ladonna Spencer at: (219) 805-3624

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