Machine Operator in Chicago, IL at Elite Staffing Inc.

Date Posted: 3/27/2018

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Job Description

Machine Operator

SUMMARY: Responsible for setting up and operating the following equipment: Vertical Form Fill Seal Machines, Combination Weight Scales, Data Printing Machinery, Check Weigher and Metal Detector.


  • Operates assigned machinery efficiently and safely.
  • Responsible for production output of assigned line
  • Performs simple maintenance and reports malfunctioning equipment immediately to Supervisor.
  • Continuously monitors product for defects and quality/safety issues.
  • Assists and guides co-workers in the process of packaging products
  • Maintains a safe and clutter free work area.
  • Reports property damages and safety hazards to Production Supervisor and/or Human Resources Manager immediately.
  • Completes needed paperwork by writing or signing with accuracy and neatness.
  • Checks personal work as well as work of line workers according to customer specifications and Good Manufacturing Practices.
  • Communicates with co-workers and supervisor in order to solve production problems in a timely manner.
  • Demonstrates and explains job functions to co-workers.
  • Follows and sustains 5S program
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Machine set-up and troubleshooting skills required
  • HACCP/GMPs/SQF experience preferred
  • Able to work within timelines and in stressful situations
  • Available to work flexible hours including nights and weekends when needed
  • Able to stand for sustained periods of time, approximately 10-12 hours a day
  • Able to work in refrigerated environment
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds and climb to perform job functions as needed

1st shift - 4:30am to 2:30pm
2nd shift- 2:15pm- 11:00pm
Chicago, IL

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.