Machine Operator (5:30pm - 2:00am M-F) in Puyallup, WA at Carlisle Construction Materials

Date Posted: 12/11/2017

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Carlisle Construction Materials Incorporated, a worldwide leading diversified manufacturer of premium building products and related technology, has an immediate opening for a Machine Operator in its Puyallup, WA location. Come join us in our new facility with an excellent view of Mt. Rainier to learn more about the building productions and related technology industry. 

This position will be responsible for operating or tending machines designed to cut expanded polystyrene blocks according to exacting standards of work order.

The shift will be Monday - Friday 5:30pm - 2:00am with potential for overtime. There will be a training period on day shift for around 30-45 days.

Primary Job Responsibilities:

  • Receives and reads work order
  • Calculates the number of blocks required for work order
  • Communicate number of blocks required for work order to material handler
  • Adjusts cutting wires to correct dimensions using hand tools
  • Lock out energy source and then remove the lock out device when job is completed
  • Starts cutting machine and adjusts the line speed
  • Positions block on slabber and feeds block into cutting machine, cutting foam according to correct dimensions and square-ness per work order
  • Continuously observes and examines cutting machine in operation to ensure conformance to customers’ specifications
  • Stacks, sorts, and bundles cut material according to bill of lading instructions
  • Records data concerning amount and type of block used from duties performed

Qualifications:

  • Education: High School diploma or GED required
  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • Ability to follow instructions and read production orders
  • Experience with computers including various manufacturing programs
  • Ability to use measuring gauges like tape measures
  • Able to work fast and efficient and willing to work long hours during busy season
  • Understanding of basic math, reading, and writing skills
  • Ability to effectively communicate

Physical Demands:

  • For this position, it is required to be able to lift up to 50 pounds
  • There is a repetitive use of hands required with simple grasping and pushing and pulling up to 50 pounds
  • In addition this position requires the following abilities: standing, walking, lifting, reaching above shoulders, bending, and twisting.

Perks:

  • Competitive pay starting at $15.00 an hour with a $0.50 raise after 90 days
  • GENEROUS $500 sign on bonus!
  • Competitive benefits package including medical/dental/vision, and participation in company's 401(k) plan available upon date of hire
  • Educational assistance (reimbursement)
  • Paid Holidays and Vacation