Extrusion Operator

Martin, United States of America

$18 - $22 

Sign On: $1,500 

Shifts Available (headcount): All positions will expect OT 

Days - 5:45am – 6:00pm  

Nights – 5:45pm – 6:00am  - $2.00 shift differential 

2 on, 2 off, 3 on, 3 off 

We are looking for someone able to perform tasks necessary to efficiently control the operation of extrusion line from raw material input to finished product. 


  • Maintains a clean and orderly work area/warehouse 

  • Maintains a safe working environment by following all company safety policies and procedures and reports unsafe conditions and incidents 

  • Maintains the company’s quality standards 

  • Operation of the extrusion line and its operational functions which would include but are not limited to; machine set-up, films, and resins, color concentrates and/or additives, production speeds (input or output), start and stop functions, change over, downtimes, die and screw tear down, screen pack, line-specific tools and proper lockout/tag-out procedures 

  • Maintain extruded product to required gauge, length, width, bond strength, and color, dyne, maintaining surface finish or identifying surface defects and performing quality control tests required.  This includes double-check and data collection procedures currently in place 

  • Transfers data to the daily production log book, quality control documents, or forms used in the production process 

  • Follow the production schedule and other related documents necessary to produce and meet customer orders including those with instructions 

  • Communicate line malfunctions in a timely manner to ensure production downtime is kept to a minimal 

  • Other duties as assigned 


  • High school diploma or equivalent and/or 1-2 years of experience or a forklift certification  

  • Ability to read production tickets 

  • Ability to work at an accelerated pace 

  • Ability to perform math calculations; and measure using a measuring tape or other instruments 

  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing 

  • Must be computer literate 

  • Must be dedicated to continuous improvement 

  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds, bend, stretch, or stand for extended periods of time 


Extrusion Operator

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Extrusion Operator

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