MACHINE OPERATOR in Waukegan, IL at Elite Staffing Inc.

Date Posted: 10/6/2020

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Waukegan, IL
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    Not Specified
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Job Description




Tends (Hayssen) machine that performs one or more packaging functions such as filling, marking, labeling, banding, tying, packing, or wrapping containers by performing the following duties.



  • Starts Hayssen machine and observes operation to detect malfunctions of machine

  • Stops machine and reports malfunction to supervisor

  • Makes minor adjustments or repairs such as opening valves, changing forming and cutting dies, setting guides, or clearing away damaged product containers.

  • Inspects filled container to ensure that product is packaged according to specifications.

  • Feeds product to conveyors, hoppers, or other feeding devices, and unloads packaged product.

  • Replenishes packaging supplies such as wrapping paper, plastic sheet, boxes, and cartons.

  • Mounts supplies on spindles or places supplies in hopper or other feeding devices.

  • Positions and holds container in machine and depresses pedal, presses button, or moves lever to clean, glue, label, sew, or staple container.

  • Attaches information on container such as lot number or product number etc.

  • Moves controls on machine to adjust temperature, pressure, and time cycle.

  • Loads feeding mechanism with rolls of plastic material.

  • Perform and record results of CQP and CCP test.

  • Verify correct and complete labeling being printed

  • Aligns edges of continuous plastic strips and guides them into position under electrode.

  • Starts machine and depresses pedal to lower electrode that heats and seals edges of material.

  • Removes product from machine and stacks it in rack or on table.

  • Positions plastic strip over article preparatory to heat sealing article.

  • Other duties may be assigned.


$16.75/hr (includes 1.00 bonus)

2nd shift: 2pm-10pm

Monday – Friday, Some Saturdays required during Peak Season (August – December) 

Lake forest, IL

Temporary to Hire

To Apply Contact:

Elite Staffing

2672 Belvidere Rd.

Waukegan, Il 60085