Search Jobs & Apply

Press Operator

Manitowoc, WI 54220

Posted: 05/03/2024 Employment Type¬Ć: Contract to Perm Industry: Machine Operator Job Number: JL802064419

Job Description

Looking to get into the world of plastic extrusion? Qualified Staffing has partnered with a local company that does just that. They are looking for enthusiastic people to join their team. 


Job Duties 

Machine Operation-Operate plastic extrusion press machinery according to SOPs and safety guidelines 

Setup and Preparation-Set up the extrusion press for production runs, including loading raw materials, adjusting settings, and ensuring proper alignment of components 

Quality Control: Monitor the extrusion process to ensure that products meet quality standards and specifications, making adjustments as necessary to maintain consistency. 

Troubleshooting: Identify and troubleshoot issues that arise during the extrusion process, such as equipment malfunctions, material inconsistencies, or product defects. 

Safety Compliance: Adhere to safety protocols and procedures at all times to prevent accidents or injuries in the workplace. 

Record-Keeping: Maintain accurate production records, including equipment settings, process parameters, and quality control data. 

Communication: Coordinate with other team members, such as supervisors, technicians, and quality control personnel, to ensure smooth operation and timely resolution of issues. 

Continuous Improvement: Identify opportunities for process optimization, efficiency improvements, and cost reduction initiatives to enhance overall productivity. 


Previous manufacturing experience 

For 2nd and 3rd shift-able to train on 1st shift for about 2 weeks before moving to permanent shift 

Safety conscious 

Team oriented


3 Day Weekend! 

Opportunities for overtime 

Client benefits package once hired on 

Raise after 90 days


1st Shift 6am-4pm Monday-Thursday 

2nd Shift 4pm-2am Monday-Thursday 

3rd Shift 8pm-6am Sunday-Wednesday


1st Shift $15.00 

2nd Shift $15.50 

3rd Shift $16.00 

Why choose Qualified Staffing: 

We offer a fantastic benefits package to all of our employees.  This includes healthcare, vacation/holiday pay, and 401K!  In fact, these are the same benefits that we offer our corporate employees! 

Applying for one job with Qualified Staffing is like applying for hundreds of jobs all at once! 

We respond to every job applicant within 24-48 hours. 

We only work with the best client companies.

Need we say more?  Apply today! 
Apply Online

Send an email reminder to:

Share This Job:

Related Jobs:

About Manitowoc, WI

Ready to embark on an exciting career journey in Manitowoc, Wisconsin? This charming city nestled along Lake Michigan offers a unique blend of picturesque landscapes, a thriving arts community, and a warm, inviting culture waiting for you to explore. With attractions like the Rahr West Art Museum, Capital Civic Centre, and Manitowoc Breakers professional basketball team, there's never a shortage of entertainment options. Indulge in delicious Wisconsin cheese at local creameries, explore the stunning views at Neshotah Beach Park, or catch a show at the Lakeshore Wind Ensemble. Discover job opportunities in this vibrant city and make Manitowoc your new career destination!