Randstad Extruder Operator/ Machine Operator in Roanoke, Virginia

Extruder Operator/ Machine Operator


Roanoke, VA


US$ 15 per hour

Date Posted:

Thursday, October 6, 2016

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Randstad USA Manufacturing & Logistics

Description-Performing line operating duties such as start up, set up, trouble shooting and continuous operation of extrusion line equipment.

-Set up: reading and understanding BOM and SOC, Selecting proper tooling, Installing tooling and correcting resin

-Start up: positioning all controls to SOC, activating extruder and miscellaneous drives, testing products, making adjustments, verifying product is in specs.

-Run production: packaging product, trouble shooting processes, performing tests and entering data

-Tooling: identifying tooling damage and wear, cleaning tools

-Food and Safety responsibilities

-Safety: Lockout/tagout, complying with OSHA requirements

Working hours: Train on 1st shift 8 am - 4:30 pm Must be flexible to work 2nd or 3rd shift hours


-High School Diploma or equivalent

-You don't necessarily need to have machine operating experience, but it is a plus.

-Good work history is a must, and be flexible to work 3 shifts. Not a SWING shift, but you may train on one shift and move to another.

-A federal and criminal background check and drug screen is required.

-A resume would be very helpful.

-Ability to lift 75 lbs

-Basic computer skills

-Basic math skills - understanding calipers, rulers and micrometers, Metric and English measuring systems

-Reading and comprehension of English

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