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Plastic Extrusion Operator

Toccoa, GA 30577

Posted: 03/11/2019 Industry: Industrial/Service Job Number: 1331093
TalentForce, a leading provider of temporary staffing, is currently searching for experienced Plastic Extrusion Operators - Pay depending on experience.

Job Summary: Set up, operate, or tend machines to extrude or draw thermoplastic materials into sheets, or structural shapes.

Job Tasks:
  • Work safely and follow all safety instructions and look out for the safety of others.
  • Measure and examine extruded products in order to locate defects, and to check for conformance to specifications, adjust controls as necessary to alter products.
  • Change extruding machine setup according to production line changes following specifications on the QC sheet and other relevant documents.
  • Set the machines and manage materials to keep production running to specification (colorant, regrind, pelletized, virgin, additives, masking, NSF Labels, pallets etc.)
  • Ensure the extruded sheet is properly packaged to ensure quality and safe shipment.
  • Responsible for the quality and accuracy of the line and scrap.
  • Troubleshoot, maintain and make minor repairs to equipment.
  • Provide continuous improvement ideas to help improve quality, productivity and reduce cost.
  • Perform operator and preventive maintenance task as required to maintain equipment.
  • Monitor line for problems or defects in the material.
  • Train and provide guidance to extrusion technician trainees, plastic operators, and others as required.
  • Take initiative to help out others and provide assistance.
  • Maintain and ensure accurate paperwork.
  • Clean the line and work area.
  • Any other duties as asked by supervisor.

Education Requirements:
  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • Technical Certification or associate degree.

  • Ability to communicate effectively in English
  • Additional languages preferred.
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.
  • Ability to read and understand equipment operation manuals, Safety Data Sheets, and other literature as required.
  • Basic computer knowledge preferred.
  • Good mathematics skills.
  • Troubleshooting.

We look forward to speaking with you - please call us at 706-282-0978 or come by our office at 221 N Broad Street in Toccoa, GA to apply for this open position.
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