Teknor Apex

  • Compound Machine Operator

    Job Locations US-NC-Jamestown
    Job ID
    2018-2317
  • Overview

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    Celebrating 90 years…

     

    Teknor Apex Company is a privately held, global material science company founded in 1924 and headquartered in Pawtucket, Rhode Island.  We manufacture for our eight divisions in 9 locations in the U.S., and one each in Singapore, China, Belgium and Germany.

     

    In all our businesses we pride ourselves on our commitment to technical innovation, quality products and custom service.  Positions offered are both challenging and rewarding and have excellent growth opportunities.

    Responsibilities

    Join our Jamestown, NC team as a Compound Operator. In this role you will be responsible for setting up, monitoring, and operating of machines i.e. mixers and blenders. As part of our manufacturing team you will be given an opportunity to develop your skills through our training program. You will have opportunities to cross-train and develop new skillsets for a successful career at Teknor Apex Company. 

     

    • Maintain a clean, safe and efficient work area.
    • Maintaining accurate records and notes.
    • Follow manufacturing procedures to achieve quality standards.
    • Adhere to proper and safe fork truck operation.
    • Be able to take apart, clean, and reassemble equipment.
    • Assist other line operators when needed.
    • Additional duties as required/requested.
    • Work using Lean manufacturing techniques.
    • Use of computers to access information, enter data and document information.
    • Collaborate with colleagues to maximize efficiency of our processes.

    Training on 1st Shift: 6:00am - 2:30pm

    Available shifts once trained:

    • 2nd Shift: 2:00pm - 10:30pm
    • 3rd Shift: 10:00pm - 6:30am

    Qualifications & Competencies

    • High School diploma or GED
    • Must be able to lift up to 55lbs
    • Prior manufacturing experience preferred: Forklift experience a plus.
    • Basic math skills
    • Ability to follow and understand written work instructions.
    • Strong communication skills (both verbal and written)
    • Attention to quality and detail
    • Must be willing to work in a team environment & assist co-workers in various roles within the manufacturing department.

    Our operators promote worker safety, ensure quality of products and actively participate in the continuous improvement process.  We expect a strong commitment to showing up every day, on time with a positive attitude and desire to drive our plant to achieve our goals. 

     

    Teknor Apex has a long-standing history of caring for its employees.  We are committed to the philosophy of providing employees with a comprehensive and competitive benefits package.

    • Medical w/prescription drug coverage
    • Dental and Vision
    • Life Insurance
    • 401k w/company match
    • Paid Holidays and Vacation
    • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
    • Employee Wellness Program
    • Service Recognition 

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