Machine Operator

Website Working World

Job Title: Machine Operator

Job Duration: Temporary to Hire

Pay Rate: 1st shift – $14.00/hour, 2nd shif t- $15.00/hour

Hours: 12 hour rotating shifts including weekends. Must work 2 weekends per month.

Location: Libertyville, IL


  • 1+ years Injection Mold experience is required
  • 3+ years experience in a similar manufacturing position
  • Must have basic math skills
  • Low level maintenance and basic restarts experience
  • Ability to lift up to 35 lbs.
  • Ability to stand and walk for long periods of time
  • Ability to pass a background check

Job Description:

  • Understands Overall Equipment Efficiency (OEE) impact to effectively communicate to Shift Leader repetitive breakdowns.
  • Resolves ongoing machine related problems (full blows, closing machine restarts, grinder jams and color changes, purge removal from nozzle leaks).
  • Performs beginner-level preventative maintenance tasks (repairing conveyor, material jam, cleaning filters).
  • Performs material changeovers (ie. color changes, additives, etc.)
  • Supply materials to the press.
  • Restarts Injection Machines for mold protects, intermediate troubleshooting skills.
  • Assess beyond mold protect for root cause.
  • Fix minor cosmetic issues (burns, string flash).
  • Maintains proper documentation for all materials and machines. (Line clearances, color changes, production requirements changes, total the scrap at end of shift)
  • Other duties as assigned.

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Machine Operator