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Machine Operator

Neenah, WI 54956

Posted: 06/25/2024 Employment Type┼ĺ: Permanent Industry: Machine Operator Job Number: JL204833625

Job Description

Qualified Staffing has partnered with a company in Neenah to source Packaging Operators for direct hire positions. The company, founded in 1979 in Madison, Wisconsin, quickly became renowned for its high-quality specialty coffees. Today, the company has expanded across the United States and is still growing. If you are looking for a career and not just a job, apply today!


The Packaging Operator is responsible for ensuring efficient and safe machine operation, producing high-quality products and finish product packaging, inspecting equipment, performing preventative maintenance; completing paperwork and data entry; assisting in packaging area, and cross-training on the other machine operation duties keeping product area clean and orderly. This inpidual will be regularly communicating with other operators, quality techs, and the area supervisor to ensure the process runs smoothly.

  • Operating state-of-the-art equipment that processes and packages beverages in both cans and bottles.
  • Works with others to produce quality products that meet our customer's needs.
  • Troubleshooting equipment and working with others to come up with ways to drive inefficiencies out of the manufacturing process.
  • Changing over and adjusting equipment between production runs.
  • Responsible to accurately create and consume inventory in an inventory management system.
  • Operating a forklift or pallet jack to move pallets of raw material.
  • Sanitation of the plant and equipment.
  • Assisting with performing quality checks on the products.
  • Complete necessary paperwork.
  • Troubleshoot and communicate issues that occur with the process or equipment.
  • Utilize computer skills to work in the ERP system and other necessary programs.
  • Assist in other parts of the facility as needed.
  • Responsible for following food safety/regulatory policies and procedures, executing responsibilities as identified in standard operating procedures, and reporting food safety/regulatory concerns to the Production or Quality Manager.

  • Self-directed and personally motivated.
  • Ability to read, write, and understand English is required.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Able to be adaptable and work in a fast-paced environment while focusing on meeting or exceeding customer expectations.
  • Good team player able to work well with others and contribute to a positive work environment.
  • Good attendance and performance track record.
  • Able to effectively time manage and prioritize job functions.
  • Ability to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.
  • 3+years food production and/or machine operating experience.
  • Good knowledge of and/or passion for learning about coffee manufacturing.
  • Strong general mechanical abilities and troubleshooting skills.
  • Knowledge of food safety and food quality standards.
  • Strong computer skills with proficiency in Microsoft Excel.
  • High School diploma or GED preferred. Post-secondary education is a plus.

Physical and Mental Demands
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear.
  • This position is very active and requires standing, walking, and bending throughout the shift.
  • The employees must frequently lift and/or move items up to and including 60 pounds.
  • Employee will need to be able to lift bags above waist level regularly.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job are close vision, distant vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
  • This employee may occasionally have to operate business machinery.
  • Mental demands include multi-tasking, decision-making, problem-solving, comparing, copying, computing, compiling, analyzing, coordinating, and synthesizing data.

Hours and Pay

AM Shift 5:45am-6pm 2-2-3 schedule $23.17

PM Shift 5:45pm-6am 2-2-3 schedule $26.17

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