Card Operator in Gaffney, SC at Phillips Staffing

Date Posted: 10/4/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Gaffney, SC
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

Primary Responsibility is feed raw material into Card Machinery ensuring that quality material is produced. Other duties include:
• Must learn different band colors.
• Must learn lot numbers.
• Must be able to differentiate fiber types.
• Must learn correct procedure for operating machinery.
• Must learn proper weight of blended items.
• Must learn correct operating speed of machinery of selected fibers.
• Must learn characteristics of Card Machinery.
• Doffing (Removing full packages from machinery every 30 minutes.)
• Maintain cleanliness of machinery. (Roll pick around cylinder every 30 minutes.)
• Weigh cans of yarn from operated machines (twice per day).
• Be knowledgeable of machine parameters.
• Transfer card cans to the drawing department.
• Discard any bands that are broken or worn.
• Continuously monitor yarn for defects.
• Identify waste and place in appropriate containers.
• Maintains raw stock levels.
• Open new bales of raw materials.
• Performs other duties assigned by supervisor.
• Feed the blenders raw materials.

must have good work history, able to pass a pulmonary test
12 hr night shift