Machine Operator in American Canyon, CA at Nelson

Date Posted: 2/16/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job Number: 2155224

Machine Operators needed in the American Canyon area for day and swing shifts

Pay - $16.50

Must be flexible to work day and swing shift plus overtime

Pre-employment background and drug screening required

Job Description

As a machine operator, you are in charge of running the machine to produce, and packing capsules in compliance with the customers' expectations, the quality standards, and the health and safety procedures. You are responsible for setting up, making adjustments, and troubleshooting the machines until a quality product has been produced. You participate in production improvement.


Run the machine safely

  • Observe all safety rules/ regulations and perform duties in a safe and efficient manner

  • Review production schedule and documentation to determine what product will be run on which machine

  • Prepare the changeover (e.g., documentation, materials and tooling for set-up, including mixing the ink)
  • Set-up the machine as required and verify the accuracy of the set-up before starting the production

  • Run the machine and make adjustments to ensure a high quality production (e.g., cleaning the machine and the work area, making ink, filling the hoppers, etc.)

  • Move pallets in and out of the production area. Forklift license preferred

  • Ensure the quality of the product and the satisfaction of the customers

  • Perform quality control checks, complete the related documentation. Inform the Production Manager or Quality Manager as necessary

  • Perform daily cleaning and maintenance of the machine

  • Sets labels and stickers accordingly to the procedure

  • Participate in production improvement

  • Record box production and waste

  • Participate in weekly production meetings

  • Report safety concerns
  • Perform other related duties as assigned

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