Production Operator in Kent, WA at Volt

Date Posted: 7/2/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Kent, WA
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    N/A
  • Date Posted:
    7/2/2019
  • Job ID:
    185772
  • Pay Rate
    $31200.0 - $32240.0/Year
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    253/733-3060

Job Description

Are you looking for a position you can grow in? Do you want to work for a company that appreciates you? If so, Volt Workforce Solutions has an exciting position for you! We are looking for a Production Operator for this Direct Hire opportunity. This assignment is located close to home in Kent and comes with great benefits such as a 401k plan Bonus incentive.

As the Production Operator you will be responsible for working as part of a team in the running and maintaining of a group of extruders to efficiently produce quality window parts that meet customer specifications.

Responsibilities

  • Participate at pre-shift meetings to review Safety, Quality, Production targets
  • Review schedule, work with team to hit targets while maintaining a safe work environment
  • Places parts into crates and labels according to packaging procedures and safe body mechanics
  • Performs quality checks on parts, documents result as a part of standard work tasks and informs proper person of defects
  • Cuts and weighs product samples for Q.A., testing or customer
  • Ensures process parameters are being followed and inventory used recorded
  • Cleans saw, saw-bags, down-streams, and extruder as well as maintains excellent housekeeping protocol through a 5S system.
  • May adjust calibrator blocks, die heats, extruder speed, water flow and vacuum to ensure correct dimension and surface.
  • Push finished product carts to the staging area, replace empty cart and pre-load the first stage of packaging. 

Education/Experience

  • 1+ years of experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Able to read and understand packaging layouts and other manufacturing documentation.
  • Ability to use air guns, banders, chop saw, hand tools, calipers, radial arm saws and other equipment as needed preferred
  • Able to lift & carry, pull or push, up to 50 pounds.
  • Able to stand on feet for long periods of time, up to 4 hours
  • Must be able to work 12-hour rotational shifts with flexibility to work any shift as needed

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer