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Production Operator (Columbus, TX) $14/HR

Kelly Services
Columbus, TX 78934
Kelly Services, Inc. is hiring **_10 PRODUCTION OPERATORS_** for a company in Columbus, TX. These are temporary to permanent position that is rotating shift (1st and 2nd with weekends required) Monday thru Sunday between 6 AM to 7 PM.


This position follows established procedures and guidelines to manufacturing the organization's concrete products according to production specifications and schedules; volume, cost, and waste targets and quality standards. Operate machines and production equipment Safely and in accordance with instructions. Monitor the quality of output to identify, discard, or re-manufacture faulty products. Specific functions performed are gridding foam, pulling EPS from trailers, pad stacker, auto-tuck and fold operators, (QC) of foam, manual stitching and CA pad assembly. In these roles one may also collect, and dispose of garbage and production waste according to the organization's waste removal and recycling policies to keep the work area safe and clean.


Specific duties include, but are not limited to:

+ Expeditor/Gridder function receives the foam that goes into the pad, takes inventory, grids the EPS foam and ensures the line operators have the proper size of foam needed for the pads being produced. EPS will be staged in identified input areas near Auto-tuck tables.

+ Auto tuck-fold operators will operate a machine that wraps fabric around EPS. Operator will load the gridded EPS foam onto tables elevator, set fabric, use control centers to operate machine as required. Operator will be responsible for the daily upkeep to the machine and changeovers or setups to sku size changes. Operator will identify problems with foam and pull form stock to prevent being sent upstream to injection tables. Operator will communicate any downtime, quality issues and machine failures to Manager.

+ CA Pad operator will work from daily operations chart to identify daily operational plan. Operator will pull material as needed to ensure there are no stoppages of work and will support all previously mentioned roles. Ca pad operator will ensure correct pieces of strap are cut and available to at the EPS. Will ensure proper machine setups are done for slitting EPS. Operator will work safely and alert Manger of any known issues that arise.

+ Additional duties as assigned by management.

+ Manual Tuck Operator will work from operational schedule and follow respective day plan to ensure blanks are timely to injection tables. Operator will gather all material needed, QC fabric/EPS foam, and alert Manager to any problems that may arise. Operator will support previously mentioned roles as needed to ensure steadfast production.

+ Stretch Film wrapper operator will pull all required material, i.e., corner boards, pallet foam, pad and shipping labels, etc. Operator will ensure pads are in good quality and stacked evenly. Operator will operate wrapper machine using control center while remaining in safe zone. Operator will ensure all labels are placed on each pad/sku by appropriate size for accurate auditing and bookkeeping. Operator will support previously mentioned roles as needed


Must be able to work in a fast paced, high volume environment, and have a strong attention to detail. Must be able to work in a team environment and have the ability to make reasonable decisions and make independent judgements. Requires ability to measure and cut material to precise measurements. Must be able to operate machinery. Requires a minimum of 1 or more years of experience as a Production Operator I at DiversiTech, or 2 3 years prior experience in a similar manufacturing environment. High school education or GED required. Additional manufacturing experience of 2 years in lieu of education. Must be Safety minded and have the ability to learn and take on 5s/Lean concepts and methodologies.


Direction is provided by the shift lead and supervisor. May interact with production management. Must be able to work well with peers and team members throughout the facility.


Work is performed in a general manufacturing environment. Seasonal temperatures may be extreme at times including excessive heat or cold. Work area is often dusty and dirty due to the concrete materials required for production.


Must have ability to use hands and fingers to complete tasks quickly and efficiently. In addition, must have the ability to move freely throughout the facility without physical limitation, and capacity to stand for long periods of time. Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs., and have the ability to bend, stoop and reach.

To apply for this position, please note that a resume is required.

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

Youre looking to keep your career moving onward and upward, and were here to help you do just that. Our financial staffing experts will connect you with premier companies for opportunities where you can learn, grow, and thrive. Jobs that fit your skills and experience, and most importantly, fit right on your path of where you want to go in in your career. It all adds up.

**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 (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). 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 and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2021-04-02 Expires: 2021-05-03

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Production Operator (Columbus, TX) $14/HR

Kelly Services
Columbus, TX 78934

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