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

Date Posted: 3/19/2023

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

Please send resumes to  and

All employees of Elite Staffing must be 18 years or older and authorized to work in the United States.

Elite Staffing, Inc. is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Our policy of equal employment opportunity is to recruit, hire, train and promote persons without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, handicap or any other protected status.