Production Operator – 2nd shift

Paramelt - Muskegon | Operations

Within our Muskegon operations team you would operate various manufacturing equipment in a wax & adhesive production environment on 2nd shift (2:00 – 10:30 pm).

Primary Responsibilities

  • Operates various manufacturing equipment including evaporators, holding tanks, centrifuges, filter presses pumps, mixing tanks, scales, melt boxes, hot boxes, boil-out tanks, and other equipment as necessary.
  • Completes wax or adhesive production batch sheets according to work instructions.
  • Adheres to all established company and corporate policies, procedures, and governmental regulations pertaining to plant safety, environmental issues, and quality standards.
  • Operates and performs routine maintenance on various manufacturing machinery.
  • Performs 5S housekeeping during and at the end of each shift for assigned areas.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Education and Experience

  • Preferred High School Diploma or equivalent certificate. Any college coursework in chemistry is a plus.
  • Personal integrity and ability to conduct themselves and their job responsibilities in an ethical and non-discriminatory manner.
  • Demonstrate consistent attendance and work ethic.
  • Determination and assertiveness to accomplish goals and objectives.
  • Strong communication skills. Able to communicate with all levels of personnel and all departments in the plant.
  • Able to read, understand and follow work instructions, batch sheets and other written instructions.
  • Ability to perform basic math functions.
  • Able to perform physical aspects of manufacturing duties such as using hand tools, lifting, bending, and climbing stairs.
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs. on a regular basis.
  • Ability to work overtime, including weekends when required.
  • Ability to safely operate a forklift.

Competitive starting pay with steady increases. Employees are eligible for medical, dental, vision, life insurance after 30 days of employment. We also offer paid sick days, 11 paid holidays per year and 10 days of vacation after one year of service.

Join our team!

Apply today to join a global market leading company and contribute to our success in the aerospace, medical and industrial markets. We are a successful and financially stable company with a long-term future of growth.  Our customers have come to appreciate our consistently high quality and technically advanced products. We are a company that appreciates our employees and offers a career instead of just a job.

Do you think you fit the profile? Apply now!