Operator Production Job Description

Operator Production Job Description

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Operator production provides support for process flow assurance issues, provide technical advice on process optimization, control, operating procedures and troubleshooting.

Operator Production Duties & Responsibilities

To write an effective operator production job description, begin by listing detailed duties, responsibilities and expectations. We have included operator production job description templates that you can modify and use.

Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Work from and follow process specifications, work orders, blueprints, rework/rejection tags, schedules, schematics, layout & modification sheets, engineering orders and verbal/written instruction
Interpret document/instruction (above) to determine sequence and methods to assemble and repair sheet metal products
Pull parts from bin
Work different gauge/type of sheet metal such as stainless steel, or aluminum, according to product specifications
Clean components
Lay out and mark dimensions, reference lines, and hole locations on material to develop and trace patterns of product or part to tolerance matings/fits according to paperwork or written/verbal instructions
Drill, ream, rivet, fit, countersink, adjust, finish, and inspect part to ensure that specifications are met
Trim, file, grind, deburr, buff, and smooth surfaces
Properly prepare surfaces and apply sealant/adhesives per specifications
Call for inspection

Operator Production Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Operator Production

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: GMP, ESD

Education for Operator Production

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the operator production job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as High School and Associate Degree in General Education, Education, Technical, Associates, Manufacturing, Science, Process Technology, Supervision, Engineering, Communication

Skills for Operator Production

Desired skills for operator production include:

Chemical manufacturing processes
Laboratory practices and procedures
Problem solve
Process control
Process improvements
Production equipment and operate machinery
Troubleshooting
Jobs outside area of responsibility
Compliance and safety rules and procedures relating to normal duties
Department basic operating procedures and guidelines

Desired experience for operator production includes:

Keep discrepant material segregated and clearly marked/labeled
Ensure Routers are properly filled out and signed and dated where required
Occasional overtime required as needed to meet customer demands
A minimum of 5 GCSEs (to include Mathematics and English) all at grade C or above (or equivalent)
Minimal lifting capabilities of 30 lbs
SMA/SMK/Diploma in engineering

Operator Production Examples

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Operator Production Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking to fill the role of operator production. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for operator production
  • Non-skilled maintenance – painting, assisting craftsmen as a helper
  • Using hand, power, and pneumatic tools
  • Hose changes, static mixer changes, flushing procedures, bulk changes, and all associated SAP transactions necessary to complete one order and move to the next
  • Responsible for assuring that color and quality of material in the package meets or exceeds the customer’s expectations
  • Maintain regular attendance and be able to work various shifts and overtime as required
  • May work outdoors and in inclement weather
  • Set-up and operation of production utility machinery per specifications
  • Maintains resin/additive levels in blenders and hoppers and perform effective changeovers
  • Participate in continuous improvement of operation
  • Performs Daily preventive maintenance as assigned
Qualifications for operator production
  • High School Diploma or equivalent educational diploma, Associates Degree or higher in a technical field is preferred
  • Must be able to lift and move heavy objects up to 40 pounds safely
  • Must be able to push and pull heavy racks
  • Required to move parts in and out of ovens at accelerated temperatures up to 130 degrees Fahrenheit
  • Must have standard visual acuity (correctable by prescription glasses or contacts meets the requirement) and have the ability to distinguish colors
  • Must have sufficient hand/eye coordination
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Operator Production Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of operator production. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for operator production
  • Standing, walking, sitting, talking/listening, crouching or crawling, reaching with hands and arms
  • Lift, carry, push and pull in excess of 25 pounds
  • Work from both verbal and written instruction of Contact Supervisor, standard procedures, batch sheet and loading sheets to operate reactors, , filling and loading system
  • Ability to effectively verbally communicate in a team environment with numbers of other functions or shift
  • Flexible to work 8-hrs (1st, 2nd, or 3rd shift) Monday-Friday,10 hrs
  • Contribute to the success of plant target and objectives through participation in activities to further advance safety, quality, cost, productivity and morale through out the site
  • Become proficient at operating all production equipment with minimal supervision
  • Participate in all required safety training and wear proper personal protective equipment when working in the plant area
  • Operate fork lift after appropriate instruction
  • Ability to wear a respirator mask
Qualifications for operator production
  • Demonstrated ability to read blueprints and other visual specification layouts
  • Must have basic computer knowledge and be willing and able to learn new computer systems
  • Setting up one or two extruders to run a product that is in accordance with standard operating conditions with minimal downtime and loss of product
  • Completing a product turn-around, which includes cleaning the extruder barrel and screws, the feeder, the chopper, the classifier, the reclaimer system, the automatic bagger, and feed and product totes to prevent product contamination
  • Basic mechanical and a sound mathematics aptitude which includes the ability to calculate percents, ratios, unit conversions, averages, addition, subtraction, multiplication and division
  • Available to work across day and night shifts
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Operator Production Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of operator production. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for operator production
  • Operation of water maker, chlorinator, associated systems and any other process related tasks
  • Isolate / de-isolate and make safe equipment as required for maintenance / construction activities
  • Act as Area Authority within the ISSoW (Permit to Work) system
  • Adjust chemical injection rates in line with oil / water / gas production requirements
  • Bunker diesel / water from supply boats, transfer chemicals from bulk storage to day tanks, and record usage
  • Ensure chemicals, lube oil and waste drums are labelled correctly
  • Be familiar with and carry out launching / receiving pig operations as per procedures
  • Carry out monthly Lock Open / Lock Closed valve checks
  • Carry out first line maintenance on equipment in the area of responsibility
  • Be fully conversant with Station Emergency and Operating Procedures and all relevant Statutory Regulations
Qualifications for operator production
  • Previous experience in a Maintenance role
  • Using hands to reach, grab, hold
  • Use foot controls
  • Do repetitive movements
  • Ability to understand/speak English
  • Fork truck driver certification
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Operator Production Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is hiring for an operator production. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for operator production
  • Ability to troubleshoot problem situations with occasional assistance
  • Under occasional supervision makes timely decision to accomplish department goals
  • Monitor correct product weights and ensure that they are maintained throughout the shift
  • Handle / discard waste that packaging machineries edict in a safe manner
  • Educate workers on exercising caution to avoid accidents and prevent injuries
  • Maintain a clean and orderly work area by ensuring that floors are clean and organized
  • Following and interpreting information from processes including, performing various quality checks
  • Operates equipment and monitors control panel in any work units
  • Lifts 50 pound bags of dry chemical filter aid and dumps into unit
  • Opens valves at designated areas to extract samples at specified stages of production for analysis
Qualifications for operator production
  • Responsible for overall maintaining of a production line, including starting and stopping of some equipment (palletizers, carton makers, carton sealers, drop packers)
  • Responsible for accurately completing and updating information forms and logs such as Machine Report, Quality Report, Downtime Report and Carton Top Load Report
  • Understand and follow plant safety rules including safe lifting practices and safe machine operation
  • Maintain quality requirements in accordance with company standards
  • Ability to work in all assigned areas of production
  • Stack, tie and label unused carton
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Operator Production Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of operator production. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for operator production
  • Report any discrepancies to the dept manager
  • Training in the use of the various equipment in the 3 departments
  • Carry out tasks and adherence to, the daily production schedule
  • Ensure work stations are kept tidy and organized
  • Daily checking of required material availability and liaison with the Inventory Controller
  • Preparation of products in an accurate and timely manner so as to ensure that scheduling is not compromised
  • Ensure consumables are available or notify Supervisor
  • Maintaining autoclave records
  • Time sheet completion and authorization from Team Supervisor for any overtime hours
  • Strict responsibility and compliance with the GMP audit requirements to ensure at least 98% routine compliance achieved
Qualifications for operator production
  • Must be able to learn computer software programs such as SAP, Microsoft Office, and Outlook
  • Must have the ability to wear hearing and respiratory personal protection devices such as ear plugs, dust masks, and respirators
  • Must be able to work a rotating shift schedule that includes holidays and weekends
  • Initiate and support various team projects
  • Six (6) months of experience or more operating a forklift/front end loader and any other mobile equipment
  • Possess a forklift license or be able to attain one within sixty (60) days

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