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2nd Shift Extruder Operator

Company: Synerfac
Location: Wadsworth
Posted on: May 15, 2024

Job Description:


Hiring Opportunity: Wadsworth, Ohio

Our client is looking to bring on an Extruder Operator to their 2nd Shift. In this role, you will be responsible to operate extruders in a safe, efficient, and quality manner.

Job Requirements


Essential Functions:

-Operates extruder at the highest level achievable to make a quality product.
-Operate and perform job duties in the safest manner possible. Reports and corrects all unsafe conditions.
-Achieves productivity metrics while making 100% grade A material.
-Sets up machine and all auxiliary equipment to prepare for upcoming runs.
-Operates tow motors to load feeders and move material.
-Operator understands nomenclature and is able to identify assorted materials.
-Operator is able to work well with others and conducts himself as a team player assisting fellow co-workers as needed.
-Set up all feeders/machine to set up sheet (lbs. per hour / per extruder capability)
-Monitor and document profiles which include temps, extruder, screw speeds, feed rates, proper and materials
-Provide lab with needed samples.
-Ensure proper machine maintenance and use.
-Report and correct irregularities in processes which include machine functioning, product quality, and input
-Ensure proper packaging and temperatures per process setup sheet and schedule
-Prevent product contamination
-Keep downtime to a minimum
-Ensure good housekeeping and safe operations. Prepare next shift for success through boxes and liners set up.
-Assist fellow co-workers with runs, materials, set up, changeovers.
-Assist as requested in material prep.
-Assist maintenance personnel as requested enabling the least amount of down time on the machine.


-Accurately load feeders and run extruders in a safe and efficient manner.
-Demonstrate ability to trouble shoot extruder when processing problems arise.
-Demonstrate ability to keep area clean and free from any safety hazards.
-Demonstrate ability to complete changeovers in optimum timeframe.
-Demonstrate ability to follow all procedures for calibrating and operating

Physical Demands:

-Stand on concrete floor 8 or more consecutive hours.
-Lifting up to 50 lbs.
-Climbing stairs
-Must be able to hear
-Must be able to see
-Ability to work in warm and cool environments
-Must be able to use hands
-Ability to orally communicate with others.

Required/ Preferred Education and Experience:

-High school graduate or working on GED
-Writing and recording data
-Legible handwriting skills
-Ability to enter details into computer without error

Keywords: Synerfac, Cleveland , 2nd Shift Extruder Operator, Other , Wadsworth, Ohio

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