Plastic Extrusion Operators

Plastic Extrusion Operators/Helpers

 

Hi-Tech Plastics, Inc. is the premier manufacturer of Colored Stretch Film and Specialty Films throughout North America. Our customers rely on us to produce top quality product and deliver exceptional customer service with great pride.

We are seeking TEAM players to operate or assist in the production/ extrusion of plastic, specialty cast film. We know our employees are the foundation of the company and believe in cross-training while providing a work culture that will ensure you a successful career. No Experience Necessary.

We believe it is important to have a work/life balance. Our work schedule is a 2-2-3 schedule, 12 hour shifts (7:00am-7:00pm, 7:00pm-7:00am) Two full weeks of day shifts and two full weeks of nights. This schedule offers every other weekend to be a 3 day weekend. This means you work approximately half of each month and/or affords overtime opportunities!

WE CAN OFFER YOU:

SIGN ON BONUS – receive a $100.00 bonus after 30 days of employment and a $500 bonus after 6 months of employment.

9 Paid Holidays, Vacation, 401K Match, Health, Life, Disability Insurance, Annual profit sharing, Annual wage increase, Ability to advance based on performance, Overtime available.

$15-$17 hour with a review in 90 days OR based on experience.

POSITION SUMMARY

Will operate or assist in the production/extrusion of plastic and specialty cast stretch film in a TEAM environment. Operators/Helpers will adjust equipment for each order. Removing and weighing product from extruders. Palletize and label finished product. Perform regular quality checks to exceed customer expectations. Maintain a clean work space.

This position reports directly to Plant Management.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES

Operate or assist in making cast extruded stretch film meeting targeted production goals.

Carefully read and produce production orders on automated equipment.

Inspect/test and record daily Inspection Sheets to ensure product meets our standard of quality.

Label, weigh, record and pack cases/rolls on pallets per packing standards.

Monitor product and adjust equipment as needed to meet waste goals.

Assist where needed – communication is critical.

Must have the ability to do repetitive lifting; Maximum 50 lbs.

Maintain an organized and safe work space.

General cleaning on the production floor.

Assist in all phases of machine operations as needed for breaks, changes, projects and vacations.

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES

Arrive for each shift with a TEAM attitude – Together Everyone Achieves More.

Follow all safety protocol.

Come to work on time – all of the time.

Do everything that is asked and a little bit more.

QUALIFICATION AND SKILLS

Candidate must be 18 years or older.

Must have the ability to read and comprehend general instructions.

Good communication skills – both verbal and written.

Must be able to have daily on time attendance.

Must be able to work in a TEAM atmosphere.

Good math skills are a plus.

Pre-employment drug screening is required.

WORK RELATIONSHIP

Attitude is everything – arriving with a good attitude creates an environment you WANT to work in.

As an Operator/Helper you will work daily with the all Associates and direction will be provided for daily production orders and/or changes.

Safety is highest priority. Always follow the safety guidelines.

At shift change, it is critical and essential to be on time and ready to work.

Having good communication during shift change is the way to maintain an efficient production schedule and is how we stay on track for targeted completion dates.

BONUS TERMS:

Bonuses offered for a limited time only.
Bonuses are only applicable to specific job types and shifts; additional terms and conditions may apply.
Associates must be employed at the time of the payout.
Payouts will occur in installments.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $15.00 – $17.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Disability insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program

Schedule:

  • 12 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Night shift
  • Overtime

Supplemental Pay:

  • Bonus pay
  • Signing bonus

COVID-19 considerations:
Hi-Tech Plastics, Inc. has practices in place to ensure the safest operation possible.

Work Location: One location

Work Remotely: No

Email Resumes to: Chris@hi-techplastics.net