Machine Operator in Williamston, SC at Phillips Staffing

Date Posted: 10/21/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We are currently seeking Production Associates for a temp to hire position with our client’s team of experienced professionals located in Williamston, SC.
The primary role of this position is to perform a wide variety of tasks in a textile manufacturing facility.

Primary Responsibilities

You would be performing tasks such as creeling of raw material, doffing finished goods, transport of finished goods, printing doff labels and tubes of which they load empty tubes into the texturing machine.

Creeling raw yarn packages consist of the lifting and positioning 30-40 pound packages of yarn into the creel. Operator is trained and instructed to use the creel assist which absorbs the weight of the yarn.

Doffing finished goods consists of removing 15-20 pound packages of yarn from the machine once the yarn specification time requirement has been reached. A third of this lifting takes place above shoulder height.

Transporting finished goods consists of pushing 24-36 packages of finished yarn (weighing 15-20 pounds each) on transport trucks that have a tare weight of 280-300 pounds (for a combined weight of 350- 600 pounds) over distances of 150 feet or more.

Printing tubes consist of loading cardboard tubes onto the laser printer; setting up computer with correct lot number to be printed onto the tube, remove printed tube and place into the bin to be taken to the correct machine. Operator will then place empty tubes onto running position.

General housekeeping such as sweeping, picking up debris, wiping surfaces, etc. is a requirement of the job to maintain high standards of industrial hygiene.
You will be working on rotating 10-12/hour shifts and the hours vary depending on the dept and shift

Follow all policies and practices to ensure safety, quality and cost objectives are met.
Follow instructions from Foremen, Supervisors and Plant Management.
Transfer to other departments and positions as needed. Perform departmental duties are required.
Other duties and responsibilities may be assigned.

Education and Experience
•HSD or GED is not required