Production Operator - Lead in Edison, NJ at Volt

Date Posted: 1/11/2021

Job Snapshot

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    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Edison, NJ
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    Volt Branch
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Job Description

VOLT Workforce Solutions has partnered with a manufacturing company  in personal care and skincare products located in Edison, NJ. They are currently in need of Lead Production Operators  for the 1st and 2nd shift due to company expansion!  In this role,  you will be responsible for a wide range of responsibilities related to preparing a production line for operation and completing production orders. Some of these responsibilities include equipment set-up, packaging staging, completing pre-operation checklists in our operating system, and filling and approving the first 10-15 products to ensure settings are correct. The lead production operator will then be one of a 6 to 12-person production team of operators,

 These are Direct Hire opportunities !

About the Job

  • Inspect all installed filling equipment (feed hoppers, pumps, hoses, labelers, tapers, conveyors, etc). to ensure they are all clean, sanitized, and ready for operation. 
  • Pull all required data for the scheduled production run from the company operating system for line set-up and pre-operation.  
  • Select, transfer and stage system to the filling line, and conduct all pre-operational checks, including the filling of the feed hopper and samples to ensure all equipment and the full production line is ready for production.
  • Lead the full production run by operating one of the critical production roles on the line. 
  • Close out orders with Area managers and Data Analysts
  • Shutdown, count and weigh all returned bulk and components, and clear the line for future production. 

Qualifications needed:

  • 2-5 years of experience in production/manufacturing  
  • Experienced in setting up of production equipment and working with basic tools
  • High school diploma or equivalent. 
  • Bilingual Spanish highly preferred 
  • Excellent communication, basic math skills. 
  • Experience with entering and retrieving data from computer systems. 
  • Flexibility and willingness to work in a constantly changing operation with enthusiasm. 
  • Excellent attention to detail, and following written SOPs and verbal instructions. 
  • Ability to perform physical labor as needed to move, stage, and handle pallets, packaging, and products

Open positions are available are for 1st and  2nd shift- Monday to Friday
** Training will all be for 2-4 weeks during 1st shift- no exceptions**

1st shift start time between 7:00-7:30 AM  to 3:30 -4:00 PM
2nd shift start time between 3:00-3:30PM to12:30AM to 1:00AM

Pay Rate
$20.00-$ 25.00 DOE  

Candidates will submit resumes for immediate consideration to Sr. Recruiter, Jennifer Cremonesi at 

Volt has a talented and optimistic staffing team focused on the quality of your career.
Volt has over 60 years of staffing experience. We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions. We offer many direct hire full-time positions as well as many contingent/temporary positions.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer