Assembly Line Machine Operator
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Roselle, IL 60172
Produces insert molded products on injection molding presses by performing the following duties.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Follows basic verbal or written operator instructions for each custom job for sequence of operation and cycle time.
Loads cavity with insert and or removable tooling.
Pushes control buttons to activate machine panel.
Closes mold, shuttles, and ejects the molded part to remove it from the tool.
Works with up to 4 operators together to complete the operation required.
Visually inspects own work to ensure quality of product.
Uses certain gages when required.
Packs the parts into the box per instructions.
Fills out production ticket showing job number, press number, date, operator initials, NP chart, sign off sheet and production count where applicable.
Notifies supervisor of difficulties in operation and quality problems.
Carries box of finished goods to conveyor belt.
Assists in training of operators.
QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Less than high school education; Ability to follow instructions, basic machine operation, general loading of inserts, operator instructions, pictorial defect sheets, reject procedure, visual defects (flash, non-fill, short, sink, contamination, missing insert). Job number labels, NP/Defect Chart, production tickets, routing procedures, scale setting, sign off sheet/production count.
Ability to read a limited number of two- and three-syllable words and to recognize similarities and differences between words and between series of numbers. Ability to print and speak basic sentences.
Ability to count accurately and add and subtract four and five digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10’s and 100’s.
Ability to apply commonsense understanding to carry out simple one- or two-step instructions. Ability to deal with standardized situations with only occasional or no variables.
The physical demands 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 functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms. The employee frequently is required to sit. The employee is occasionally required to talk and hear in very noisy environment. The employee is regularly required to move constantly from one side of the press to the other (a distance of 2 to 4 feet) with each cycle of the machine (every 10 to 15 seconds) to check production during the shift. Employee is required to turn body 180 degrees every 10 to 18 seconds while grasping molded product from mold and placing it on the table, off loader, or into box as instructed. Employee is required to write production ticket information up to 25 times per shift. The employee must regularly lift and carry 10 to 20 pounds a distance of 2 to 10 feet. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
WORK ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly works near moving mechanical parts and is regularly exposed to fumes or airborne particles. Safety glasses are required.
The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.