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Machine Setup & Operator 1st Shift

PLI is the largest Hospitality, Gift and Loyalty Card manufacturer on the planet. But we know size without stature is meaningless. Being the biggest is the purposeful result of our determined drive to be the best. Dedicated to our customers' success. Invested in our employees' goals and achievements. We work hard. We play hard. We nurture our own and give back to our communities. We don't just manufacture an impressive variety of card products. We deliver solutions in card form.
Machine Setup & Operator 1st Shift

We are searching for an experienced Machine Setup & Operator 1st Shift at our Asheville, NC facility.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

The primary responsibilities of the Machine Setup & Operator are to operate a variety of magnetic tape on overlay laying machines in the production process. These machines can include the roll to roll and roll to sheet mechanisms, various models and manufactures of machines.

Responsibilities are primarily general machine operation, basic troubleshooting, department operations, and daily departmental duties. This position is best fitted for operators wanting to learn new operations, multi-tasks, and build within their position. Advancement opportunities for the self-driven candidate. Overtime required on an as needed basis. Operators advance through Levels 1, 2, and 3 are based on capability requirements in the job functions. Requirements will be evaluated directly with the employee by the Tape Layer Department Manager.

The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. It is not necessarily descriptive of any one position in the class. The omission of an essential function does not preclude management from assigning duties not listed herein if such functions are a logical assignment to the position.
Prepare machines for start of shift, which include necessary materials and paperwork
Perform duties necessary to operate machine and perform required tasks according to machine or position procedures

  • Complete simple, routine maintenance on machine to keep machine operational
  • Troubleshoot machinery for basic to advanced malfunctions and correct
  • Complete all necessary paperwork required for machine(s) operated on for the position
  • Clean machines at end of shift to prepare for next workday or next shift
  • Clean and stock work area in preparation for next workday or shift
  • Assist packaging area as directed
  • Perform measurement operations using tools including; Smartscope, calipers, and other verification devices
  • Perform quality checks as indicated
  • Safely perform physical demands as indicated below
  • Perform these and other duties as assigned by supervisor or other appropriate management personnel
  • Work mandatory overtime as needed to meet customers' needs
  • Meet order and shift production requirements

Qualifications:

  • Previous machine operating experience in a manufacturing setting

Education:

  • High School Diploma or GED

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:

  • Basic math and reading skills
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Basic computer and mechanical abilities required
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a team environment toward a common goal
  • Ability to react to change productively and handle other tasks as assigned

Physical Requirements and Work Environment:
The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to:

  • Sit, speak, hear and comprehend
  • Stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms on a daily basis
  • Lift up to 50 pounds on a regular basis
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include the ability to adjust focus and see colors with acuity

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is primarily in an indoor setting, but may be exposed to:

  • Variable temperature conditions indoor and outside (occasionally extreme heat or extreme cold)
  • Moving mechanical parts, toxic or caustic chemicals, and dust and/or mite hazards
  • Moderate noise environment

A demonstrated commitment to safety is a condition of employment.

Non-Exempt Hourly - Regular Full Time
Hourly Wage

We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.
We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Machine Setup & Operator 1st Shift

PLI
Full time
Asheville, NC

Published on 09/18/2019