Senior Operator

This position is responsible for monitoring production runs through molding, assembly and lining machines, checking quality, monitoring the equipment and maintaining a clean work area. Operate and monitor granulators and presses ensuring the product is manufactured in accordance with schedules and deadlines.
Functions: Responsibilities include attending up to five presses, two assembly machines and two lining machines depending on production schedules and manufacturing requirements. Check all molded product hourly for any defects. Report defects to Team Leader/Quality Processor for correction and problem solving. Change lining rolls as needed. Clean track, bowls, conveyors, and upright conveyor as necessary. Hy-grade product for defects and perform hourly quality checks. Performs quality validations a minimum of once per shift and logs any issue in the machine logbook. Monitor hourly production, abnormalities and OEE (overall equipment effectiveness). Verify box weights a minimum of once per shift. Make boxes, complete labels, label boxes, build finished goods skids and ensure rejected and accepted product is labeled and separated. Inventory tracking utilizing RF scanners. Responsible for cleaning area ensuring a safe work environment. Maintains a neat and orderly work area, keeping walkways and aisles clear. Performs general housekeeping duties such as sweeping and trash removal. When work in primary classification is not available, may perform other duties according to skill and availability.
Multiple shifts avalable
Job Requirements
High School Diploma or equivalent
1-2 years machine operating experience preferably in high speed assembly and injection molding machines.
Ability to take instruction both verbally and in writing.
Attention to detail
Ability to lift/carry up to 50lbs.
The above job description is meant to describe the general nature and level of work being performed; it is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for the position.
All job requirements are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat or significant risk to the health and safety of themselves or other employees.
This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform other job-related duties requested by their supervisor in compliance with Federal and State Laws.
Requirements are representative of minimum levels of knowledge, skills and/or abilities. To perform this job successfully, the employee must possess the abilities or aptitudes to perform each duty proficiently. Continued employment remains on an "at-will" basis.
Silgan is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, or the presence of a disability, which would not prevent the performance of essential job duties with, or without reasonable accommodation of any other protective status.
Silgan is a drug-free workplace.

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