Machine Operator (2nd Shift)

at Group O in Milan, Illinois, United States

Job Description

Position Title: Machine Operator (2nd Shift)

Job Location: Milan, IL

Position Type: Full Time

Salary Range: $22.45 - $22.45 Hourly

Job Shift: 2nd Shift

Job Category: Warehouse


To safely and efficiently perform filling and packaging utilizing mechanical equipment to process Liquid Silicone Rubber to desired customer specifications.

Primary Tasks:

  • Ensure that all safety equipment is readily available and that all guards are in place.
  • Read batch instructions for directions, such as proper amounts, temperature controls, weights and sequences of raw materials, and any other additional instructions.
  • Safely operate multiple types of mixers, fillers, pumps, and other related equipment when required.
  • Maintain work area in clean and orderly manner, drive Lean 5S initiative throughout the facility with emphasis on production run transitions.
  • Maintain systematic production records of batches blended and packaged.
  • Learn and understand basic customer requirements and the equipment and materials used in filling, packaging, and finishing.
  • Receive and relay vital communications with co-workers concerning daily production strategies.
  • Other duties as assigned.



  • High School Diploma or equivalent


  • Basic math skills
  • Ability to follow work instructions and procedures
  • Ability to work with WMS/ERP software
  • Ability to operate material handling equipment
  • Strong verbal and written English communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to learn and work with company systems
  • Flexibility in daily work hours worked based on workloads
  • The physical stamina to work in a production setting for 8+ hours at a time
    • Must be able to carry or lift 50lbs to shoulder height repetitively
    • Must be able to push work-in-process, which could exceed 50 lbs
  • Hands and eye-hand motor coordination
  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time
  • Ability to move and climb mobile safety ladder
  • Ability to work with and meet deadlines
  • Ability to work independently and Multi-task


  • 1-2 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment

Desired Skills:


Group O is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any applicants for employment based on their race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity), national origin, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran status, uniformed service member status, or any other status protected by law.

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Job Posting: 11787347

Posted On: Mar 29, 2024

Updated On: Apr 23, 2024

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