Machine Operator-Swing Shift

  • Express Employment - ID | IL | IN
  • Fruitland, ID 83619, USA
  • May 16, 2018
Construction / Skilled Trades

Job Description

Salary: 12.50

This position involves setting up moulders, producing a quality product at the lowest cost possible, performing TPM, leading and coaching people, planning, sequencing of profile line ups, ordering heads, continuous process improvements, Constant interaction with people. Striving for excellence.

Qualifications/Abilities Required:

Formal Education: (experience substitution):

High school diploma or GED preferred.


1: Excellent Mechanical abilities.

2: Troubleshooting/ diagnostic abilities.


Prefer prior experience with setting up and maintaining Resaws. Grading experience is also helpful.

3: Able to read both slide and digital calipers & tape measure.

4: Excellent people and leadership skills.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

1: Set up of moulders, assisting Resaw operators when needed.

2: Make certain that yourself as well as all team members are working in a safe manner.

3: Responsible for Quality of product being produced.

4: Responsible for ongoing proper crew training.

5: TPM of the Moulder and any associated machines related to the line.

6: Planning and preparation of profile lineup to yield the most efficient results.

Additional Duties:

1: Continuous process improvements.

2: Assist other operators as needed.

Supervisory Responsibility:


Interpersonal Responsibility:

Open two way communication with all department team members as well as other departments. Coaching the team on how to do there jobs most effectively. Being a team leader and leading by positive example.

Physical Demands:

Lifting of sharp cutter heads that weigh 20 to 40 LBS on a frequent basis.

Regularly required to use hands to finger, handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; and hear or talk.

Regular bending, stooping, stretching, twisting and turning.

Frequently required to stand, walk and sit.

Requires close vision, distance vision and depth perception.

Working Environment:

Can be hot in the summer and cold in the winter.

Work is performed on concrete floors all day.

Hazards to be aware of such as working around sharp tooling and operating machinery.

Exposed to moving mechanical parts.

Noise level is usually moderate.


This is a key position in the plant, it is a very demanding job and much is expected. The daily work pace and situations can vary widely. Leading by example and attitude can greatly impact the department.

Express Office: Fruitland

211 North Whitley Drive

Suite 2

Fruitland, ID 83619