Wash Line Operator Lead in Los Angeles, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 9/27/2019

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Job Description

Fast growing and innovative Eco-Friendly Organization is seeking to hire a Wash Line Operator to join their passionate TEAM!   

Job Title: Wash Line Operator (Non-Exempt)

Job Purpose

The purpose of the Wash Line Operator is to ensure products and materials are processed in accordance to company's highest quality standards

Essential Responsibilities

  • Perform startup, shutdown, material changeovers and normal operating procedures for the Wash Line with minimal supervision
  • Perform and track material inventory and production information by inputting required information in HMI interfaces and/or manual documents.
  • Adjust operating conditions and parameters for the equipment based on feedback from an HMI terminal and observation.
  • Clean screens for water filtration, adjust settings for chemical dosing units, maintain optical sorting devices, exchange material bins
  • Track weights and data during batch processing
  • Track inventory levels of finished product (plastic flakes) as well as byproducts- including emptying silos and hoppers and staging materials in warehouse
  • Identify equipment and personnel safety issues; coordinate with Shift Lead to resolve.
  • Aid in the safety and operations training of new employees.
  • Maintain compliance with company and OSHA policy regarding operations and safety issues, including but not limited to: lockout/tagout procedures, forklift operation, proper use of PPE, and sharps discovery and handling.
  • Must clearly understand and perform all procedures and equipment per training and must attend all required training sessions (including safety training)
  • Communication required with employees in all departments and functional areas
  • Maintain cleanliness and organization on the line/surrounding area (including outside)
  • Must be attentive to potential contamination issues and handle issues appropriately
  • Responsible for following food safety requirements of the facility


  • 5+ years operator/process experience
  • Comfortable with light maintenance
  • Plastics experience a plus
  • Forklift Certification and experience required
  • MS office a plus
  • Demonstrated safe work habits and extensive knowledge of workplace safety is required.
  • Self-starter, Steller work ethic and ability to work with minimal supervision


Contact: arodriguez@volt.com or call 559-490-0555 for additional details.