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Spectrum Plastics Group Machine Operator 2nd & 3rd Shift in Pittsfield, Massachusetts

Shift: - 2nd Shift - 3pm to 11pm, Monday - Friday - 3rd shift - 11 pm to 7 am, Monday - Friday Job Purpose Produces product, conducts assemblies, inspects and packages parts that conform to the defined quality standards and meets the required production schedule Duties and Responsibilities - Reviews all product information contained in the Work Instructions before running the press or specific task required - Must be at assigned workstation on time and prepared - Review jobs performance and details with previous shift Operator - Conducts assignments under supervision of the Shift supervisor or Product Specialist. - Must be able to keeps records and fill our required paperwork for each job. (Examples Production Sheet, scrap sheets, etc.) - Prior to attending machine, be sure that all components, supplies and fixtures needed are at the press. (Per Work Instructions) - Notifies Shift Supervisor or Clean Room Tech and Quality Inspector of rejects and quality defects. - Performs secondary operations at the press such as degating, trimming operations to remove flash, or other minor finishing operations to meet specifications detailed in the Work Instructions. - Package parts per instructions in Work Instructions. - Segregate parts required by Q.C. as noted in Work Instructions. - Notify Shift Supervisor or Process Tech of any changes occurring to process, molded part or scrap rate. Press Operators should NOT make any changes to machine or molds. - Maintains a clean and organized work area. Assists in general housekeeping duties as directed by Shift Supervisor or Clean Room Tech. - During press down time when not assigned to a different press, perform tasks such as making boxes, put completed boxes on skids, clean and organize production area, etc. - Monitors material level in hoppers and informs Material Handler when low on material. - Contributes to the team effort by accomplishing related results as needed and is committed to continuous improvement in all job functions. - Other duties as assigned Skills / Qualifications - High School Degree or equivalent preferred. - Manufacturing experience preferred. Knowledge, Skills and Ability: - Basic knowledge of molds and injection molding. - Ability to read, follow instructions, skills in judgment, ability to concentrate and simple math. - Must have good communication skills - Must have legible writing - Must be able to accurately fill out paperwork as required - Must be able to load and unload (Inserts, Metal Hand Load Inserts) or plastic parts from an injection molding press in a manner to minimize any potential damage. - Understands quality inspection requirements of each part and makes accurate judgment of acceptable parts. Physical Requirements - Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. - Must have good vision - Must have manual dexterity - Must be able to sit or stand for long periods of time - Repetitive motions are required - Must be able to move 1100 lb. gaylords with a pallet jack - Requires frequent bending, squatting, and twisting motions - Must be able to climb stepladders - Must be able to climb up and down stairs Other Special Requirements - Must be available for overtime as needed - Environment: Noise level is uncontrolled (Ear plugs are provided.) - Perform job duties in accordance to ISO 13485/9001 including ISO audits Safety Responsibilities - Ensure that all safety procedures are followed - Ensure that all equipment safeties are not altered or defeated. Shifts: - Second & Third