Job description

This entry-level Machine Operator position involves operating blow-mold, grinders, trimmer machines, and conveyor systems. The role includes troubleshooting, minor maintenance, and adherence to Good Manufacturing Practices to ensure efficient production.


  • Basic math and computer skills.
  • High School diploma or GED preferred.
  • Complete Machine Operator I training within 90 days of hire
  • Regularly required to stand, walk, use hands and arms.
  • Occasionally climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
  • Frequently lift/move up to 50 pounds.

Work conditions:

Exposure to moving mechanical parts in a production environment. Loud noise levels. Fluctuating temperatures. Personal protective equipment required in designated areas.


  • Ensure compliance with safety standards and regulations.
  • Operate various blow-mold machines to produce quality bottles, performing audits, weights, and quality checks.
  • Adhere to quality control procedures and blow mold process.
  • Troubleshoot and perform minor repairs on machines and support equipment.
  • Adjust machines to meet product specifications.
  • Learn preventive maintenance, mold changes, and mechanical adjustments.
  • Manage waste by grinding excess material.
  • Resolve process problems with guidance from Lead Operator or Supervisor.
  • Complete maintenance request forms and document equipment repairs.
  • Prepare and document daily production reports, tracking rejects, regrinds, line efficiencies, etc.
  • Other duties as assigned, which may vary by plant.

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