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Skilled Manufacturing Machine Operator

Company: Charter Next Generation
Location: Blythewood
Posted on: July 2, 2024

Job Description:

Maximize your potential, own your impact. We are Charter Next Generation (CNG). We are curious. We are courageous. We are competitive. We are North America's leading independent producer of high-performance, specialty film, and flexible packaging solutions for a greener tomorrow. Join us and our 2,100 employee-owners now as we passionately pursue sustainable solutions to create a better world. This career opportunity is located at our CNG facility in Blythewood, SC. WHAT WE OFFER - OUR HARD-WORKING TEAM DESERVES BENEFITS THAT WORK FOR THEM:Maximize your potential, own your impact.Total rewards:Significant earning potential in year 1Progressive pay with skills developmentAdditional earnings through employee ownership programPerformance-based bonus opportunitiesBenefits day 1Paid parental leaveTuition ReimbursementVoluntary overtimeTwo weeks' vacation within first yearHoliday payGrowth:Career advancement opportunities within 15 manufacturing facilities in the USLeadership developmentTechnical trainingInnovative and quick to marketAccelerated company growthPeople & Culture:Flexibility (Work 15 days a month)Sustainability leaderSafety & quality drivenFast-paced work environmentPurpose-driven & Values-basedCommunity partnersEarth stewardship 2-2-3 Shift schedule/hours:Work: Monday & Tuesday - Off: Wednesday & Thursday - Work: Friday, Saturday, & SundayOff: Monday & Tuesday - Work: Wednesday & Thursday - Off: Friday, Saturday, & Sunday12-hour day shift (7am-7pm) Compensation:Starting wage $21.00 dependent upon experienceNight shift differential: $2.50 WHAT WE NEED FROM YOU: You will be responsible for the operation and output of assigned production lines which include but are not limited to:Performs duties in a manner that adheres to safety policies and procedures.Participate in the training curriculum as an operator learning aspects of plastic extrusion line operations while completing assigned duties required for certificationChange plastic extruding machine, set up according to production line changes following specifications on work orders, and examine products for nonconformance to specificationsResponsible for monitoring quality and accuracy of the line and scrapPerform housekeeping and preventative maintenance tasks as required to maintain equipmentSet up plastic extrusion machines (shut-down, start-up, switchovers, order preparation, and production, of plastic extrusion lines). Responsible for raw materials (resin) by keeping extruder fed with resin mixture Maintain good interaction and teamwork with supervisor and co-workersGive assistance to co-workers to expedite changeovers OUR SAFETY REQUIREMENTS: Ensure that safety and health concerns are given primary consideration in all activitiesFollows company guidelines and actively participates in all safety processesCarry out job/area specific housekeeping duties and maintain a high standard of professionalismLook for, report, and correct any near misses/unsafe conditions or behaviors as soon as possibleProduce quality materials to be distributed to customersMaintain production volume and efficiencyIdentify needed changes and make recommendations - find a better wayTroubleshoot mechanical issues, requesting supervisor assistance when needed OUR BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:3+ years in manufacturing, technical field, or engineeringAssociate degree, bachelor's degree, or another technical certification could take place of experience less than 5 yearsAbility to work with measuring tools such as tape measure, calipers, etc.Solid technical/mechanical aptitudePhysical ability to stand, walk, bend, pull and lift throughout a 12- hour period. (Our lift limit is 65lbs)Ability to pass a pre-employment drug screenFocus on safety and quality productionBasic computer knowledgeStrong communication skillsPositive attitude and a willingness to learn Physical Work and Work Environment:The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by a team member to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.While performing the duties of this job, the team member is regularly required to stand most of their 12-hour shift on a cement production floor. The team member frequently is required to use arms to reach and hands to handle or feel. The team member must repetitively lift and/or move up to 65 pounds. Must be able to routinely climb stairs and work safely around numerous hot surfaces and rotating equipment.Team members are also required to frequently talk and hear. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. Team members in this role are exposed to seasonal temperature/humidity changes that can be near 100 degrees Fahrenheit. Are our values a match for you?Committed - We act with integrity and respect for one another.Collaborative - We are better when we work together.Caring - We strive to be socially conscious in all we do.Courageous - We take risks to achieve better outcomes.Curious - We encourage new thinking to reimagine what's possible.Competitive - We play to win.If so, we can offer you an exciting career opportunity. We look forward to receiving your application and resume. Become part of our CNG team today!Want to learn more about CNG? Click here to learn from our employees! Equal Employment Opportunity: Hiring and advancement are based on job-related requirements and on an individual's qualifications to perform a job. All aspects of employment are carried out free of discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disabilities, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity/gender expression or any unlawful criterion, existing under applicable federal, state, or local law.Charter Next Generation, Inc. is an E - Verify employer.#Blythewood Work: Monday & Tuesday - Off: Wednesday & Thursday - Work: Friday, Saturday, & SundayOff: Monday & Tuesday - Work: Wednesday & Thursday - Off: Friday, Saturday, & Sunday12-hour swing shift (7am-7pm and 7pm-7am every 4 weeks switch from days to nights)12-hour night shift (7pm-7am)Compensation details: 18-23.5 Hourly WagePIeb779f1cd9da-25660-34693278

Keywords: Charter Next Generation, Columbia , Skilled Manufacturing Machine Operator, Other , Blythewood, South Carolina

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