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Machine Operator

Guilford Maine , United States

Essential Duties and Responsibilities :

  • operate a variety of different equipment including presses, dryers, and kettles
  • work cooperatively with other employees in a team oriented environment
  • operate manual or electric pallet jacks to move material within the work area
  • meet multiple fast paced production goals
  • must monitor and promptly attend to machine alarms (i.e. Thies, OBEM)
  • must operate all package dye machinery, sample, load, and unload
  • willingness to support other areas of the department, cross train as needed
  • perform routine housekeeping duties
  • perform miscellaneous duties as necessary
  • follow safe work practices
  • support LEAN, safety, sustainability, and environmental initiatives

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • must have a high school diploma or equivalent
  • must have a strong attention to detail
  • ability to obtain and maintain a pallet jack license
  • must be able to prioritize duties and maintain schedule requirements
  • demonstrated ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • willingness to work overtime as needed
  • must be dependable, punctual, and adhere to attendance policy
  • must adhere to all company policies and procedures
  • must be cooperative and willing to learn new responsibilities

Preferred Skills and Experience:

  • knowledge of dyeing and dye house operation helpful

Physical Demands:

  • ability to frequently lift up to 50 lbs
  • ability to frequently push and pull heavily loaded yarn carts and racks 50 pounds+
  • must have manual dexterity, auditory and visual acuity (including color identity)
  • must be able to work in varying temperatures within manufacturing areas
  • ability to wear a filtering face piece (dust mask) as needed
  • frequent standing, walking, climbing, stooping, bending, reaching, twisting, kneeling, crouching

Interested Associates and applicants must submit a job interest form or résumé to human resources. Positions will be filled as soon as possible.

Machine Operator
Guilford Maine , United States

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