Production Operator 3rd shift in Forest Park, IL at Elite Staffing Inc.

Date Posted: 12/29/2020

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Production Operator 3rd shift

SUMMARY – This position is responsible for operating the production machines, producing quality products on a timely basis, preparing products for shipment, receiving incoming goods, and moving materials around in the plant and warehouse areas. 

Job Duties:

  • Supports all safety objectives of the facility working in conjunction with management

  • Mixing components for plastic compounding. 

  • Operating plastic extrusion equipment, including set up, troubleshooting, adjusting, and performing quality control tests.

  • Filling hopper with compounds. 

  •Weighing and packaging product. 

  • Cleaning work area and machines. 

  • Operating a forklift truck to move material throughout the plant
   • Operating auxiliary equipment such as scales, driers, blenders, pumps, classifiers, conveyors, and injection molders.

   • Assists in training of others

   • Continuous checks of product quality 

  • Good attendance. On time all the time and lead by example attitude.

  • Other related duties as assigned


•  Able to start, operate, troubleshoot, and shutdown single screw extruders, twin screw, and all the mixers.
• High school diploma or equivalent (GED) required. 

 • 3+ years of experience in plastics industries. 

 • Experience with batch mixing. 
• Experience driving a forklift. 

 • Familiar with lock out tag out procedures.   

Work Site: Broadview, IL
Prehire requirements:    E-VERIFY,  DRUG & Background check.  
$ 17.00/hr 16.00 +1.00  
 3rd shift