Leader Machine Operator

Grand Rapids, United States of America


** Shifts Available: All positions will expect OT 

6am – 2pm  – Monday through Friday 

2pm – 10pm  – Monday through Friday ($2.50 shift differential) 

10pm – 6am  – Monday through Friday ($3.50 shift differential) 

6am – 6pm  – Saturday, Sunday, + 1 shift during the week  ($2.50 shift differential) 32 hours/week – paid for 40 

6pm – 6am – Saturday, Sunday, + 1 shift during the week ($3.50 shift differential) 32 hours/week – paid for 40 

We are looking for someone who has previous extrusion operator experience to come in as a Lead. Will be leading the team of 8 when the supervisor is not present. Must be able to perform tasks necessary to retrieve orders from inventory, pack and verify quantity and labels.


  • Maintains a clean and orderly work area/warehouse 

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

  • Maintains the company's quality standards 

  • Responsible for training employees 

  • Computes amounts of stock and supplies required for operations, based on production schedules, and requisitions materials from the storage area. 

  • Supports plans flow of materials through the department and develop physical layout of machines according to work orders 

  • Communicates with others in the organization to ensure customer deadlines are met 

  • Directs/instructs workers in adjusting machines and equipment to repair products that fail to meet standards 

  • Establishes or adjusts work procedures to meet production schedules 

  • Maintains time and production records 

  • Other duties as assigned 


  • A high school diploma or general education degree (GED), one to three years of experience preferred 

  • Ability to work at a fast pace 

  • Ability to multitask and read production tickets 

  • Ability to perform math calculations including fractions  

  • Must be able to read a tape measure, including micrometer 

  • Must be computer literate 

  • Ability to maintain production standards 

  • Must be dedicated to continuous improvement 

Leader Machine Operator

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Leader Machine Operator

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