Machine Operator (0001)

Santa Fe Springs, CA 90670

This position reports to the Machine Lead and receives indirect work direction from the Team Lead. The position is responsible for the safe operation of the asset equipment and process.


Key Responsibilities

  • Comply with facility safety and attendance rules
  • Operate asset equipment safely to support and achieve customer satisfaction
  • Responsible for on-shift quality checks
  • Lead by example and provide a positive influence on the team
  • Ensure product quality meets customer requirements
  • Support the evolution of site systems and initiatives
  • Perform operator maintenance reliability tasks to support operation team objectives Identify and correct issues with equipment and process operation
  • Ensure machines are running at Centerline specifications
  • Perform grade change activities
  • Provide input to equipment and process improvement initiatives.
  • Initiate work orders in established system Participate in annual performance reviews and one-on-one feedback
  • Report sub-standard issues to the Machine Leader Provide Operator coverage of vacancy for other teams
  • Provide Operator coverage for breaks and lunches
  • Participate in assigned duties in support of achieving a World Class Manufacturing facility
  • Other duties as assigned


Job Requirements

Education and Experience Background

  • High School Diploma/equivalent
  • Demonstrate proficiency in reading/writing English

Skills and Knowledge

  • Technical experience with machine operation in a manufacturing environment
  • Tissue paper experience a plus
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to operate and understand principles of machinery

Essential Functions of the Job

  • Must be flexible and responsive to the needs of the department/ business
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds on a regular basis
  • Must be able to sit, bend, stand and walk during scheduled shift
  • Must have basic maintenance/electrical abilities
  • Must be able to stand 90% of the time
  • MUST BE ABLE TO WORK 12 HOUR SHIFTS AND ROTATIONS