30 days old

Machine Operator

Kelly Services
Charlotte, NC 28230
**Job Description**


Weighs quantities of raw materials for use in manufacturing of high quality printing ink by performing any or all of these duties as directed. Operates one or more mixers in a safe and efficient manner to mix raw materials for manufacturing of high quality printing ink. May perform any or all of these duties as directed. Mixing is an extremely important process in manufacturing ink, if the proper mix is not achieved, the ink will not mill or filter properly.


A. Weighs batches as planned and assigned by the Supervisor using personal protective equipment (gloves, apron, glasses, dust mask, etc.), if required.

B. Follows the directions on the batch ticket, taking batch tickets back to the lab for inspection when there appears to be an error.

C. Selects the proper mixing tub for the batch (size and previous color) and makes sure it is clean.

D. Checks the raw material inventories to be sure that all ingredients for the batch are available before beginning to weigh the batch. Notifies Supervisor of any unusual differences in raw material. If appropriate, checks the manufacture date and checks for polymerization.

E. Uses the proper scale for weighing the raw materials.

F. Shows all figures on the batch tickets, including lot numbers, of all raw materials and checks items off as they are weighed so that steps can be retraced if necessary.

G. When batch has been weighed, signs batch ticket, marks the tub with the full formula number, and moves finished batch to proper area (mill or mixing room).

H. Operates heater jacket if needed for photo initiator batches.


A. Having the necessary equipment (scale, knives, rags, etc.), mixes batches of ink as directed by the Supervisor and the schedule, taking batch samples to QC as needed and makes any additions as directed. Uses required protective equipment (dust mask, gloves, apron, glasses, etc.) following safety rules.

B. Tests and tracks temperature of batch when needed. Operates heater jacket if needed for a batch involving photo initiator (UV batches).

C. Adjusts mixer blade level as needed.

D. Delivers batches to mill staging areas as directed.

E. Disposes of dirty solvent by putting it into 55 gallon closed drums, marking them -Flammable- -Waste Solvent-, and putting them into cage and grounding. Notifies supervisor that this has been done.

F. Labels solvent tubs for cleaning mixers as -Flammable- and keeps them grounded at all times. Covers tubs when not in use.

G. Properly maintains mixers as directed, including lubrication, and notifies supervisor of any mechanical defects. Changes mixer blades when needed.

H. Performs adds-to-batches when instructed by QC lab.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

As a worker today, its up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping
you find whats next is what were all about. We know whats going on in the evolving world of workjust ask the nearly 500,000 people we employ
each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a
leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable
a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety
of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females,
individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.
Posted: 2019-10-18 Expires: 2019-11-18

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