Apr 07, 2020

Extrusion Operator

  • Tekni-Plex
  • Blauvelt, NY, USA
Manufacturing

Job Description

Business Unit: Liners

Department:

What is the position where you can add value?

Tri-Seal (A Tekni-Plex Company) in Blauvelt, NY is searching for Extrusion Operator(s) for its 1st shift (8:00 am to 4:30 pm), 2nd  shift ( 4:00 pm to 12:30 am) and 3rd shift (12:00 am – 8:30 am). This role is responsible for operating production equipment to manufacture foam plastic using established standards and practices. For the most qualified candidate, we will provide on the job training with our team of experienced operators. 

What will you do?

Monitors and records process controls and settings to determine material is being produced to specification.

  • Performs inspections and tests to determine material is being produced to specification.
  • Participates in safety and process improvement meetings
  • Monitors levels of raw materials and calls for replenishment of raw materials within sufficient lead times so that raw materials are not depleted prior to job completion.
  • Prepares production logs, line clearance documents, EPA reports, and product tags as necessary
  • Operates blender as required and understands recipes and raw material condition.
  • Operates scrap grinder as required and understands recycle system.
  • Transports roll stock.
  • Maintains tools and replacement parts needed for regular operator conducted maintenance on equipment.
  • Promotes worker safety. Adhere to and enforce safe working procedures amongst crew members.
  • Following and participating in plant safe housekeeping guidelines designed to ensure a safe work environment.
  • Ensures quality products and processes are maintained.
  • Actively participates in the continuous improvement process (CIP).
  • Responsible for regular and punctual attendance.

*Other duties may be assigned.

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What skills do you bring to the role?

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required.
  • Previous manufacturing experience required. Plastic extrusion experience a plus.
  • Solid understanding of machine function and process capability.
  • Basic math and computer skills.
  • Must have general understanding of basic math concepts.  
  • Ability to understand safety rules and regulations, work orders, operating procedures and training materials. 
  • Daily reports to be completed timely.

Tekni-Plex Rewards:

At Tekni-Plex, we value all of our people across the globe.  We strive to

provide a work environment that leads to your professional fulfillment. 

Since fulfillment means something different to everyone, the rewards that

Tekni-Plex provides globally are appropriately diverse and suited to help

you perform your best inside and outside the company.  Our rewards

programs include:

 

We offer a full complement of valuable Health, Wellness, and Welfare benefits which include:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision
  • Life and Disability
  • 401(k) and Match
  • Wellness Program including EAP
  • Pay for Performance philosophy

Who is Tekni-Plex?     

We are a 50 year global leader in advanced plastic and rubber polymer

technology, Tekni-Plex engineers solutions to meet customer needs in

critical applications that touch every aspect of life, from medical

devices used in operating rooms and hospitals, to food packaging in your

kitchen.

Why Work for us?

With Company Values like Innovation, Integrity and Trust and Employee

Fulfillment, Tekni-Plex offers every employee around the world the

opportunity to stretch, grow and succeed every day. Our employees are

challenged to bring new ideas to the table, jump in and get involved and

make an impact. Tekni-Plex has a proud history and a compelling future.

Behind every great Tekni-Plex product is a team of dedicated employees

who are truly making a difference for our customers and who are Tekni-

Proud!

 

 

Tekni-Plex is committed to providing equal opportunity for employees and applicants in all aspects of the employment relationship, without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, citizenship, marital status, veteran status, disability, age, religion or any other classification protected by law.

If you'd like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please click on the following document names to download the files for review:  EEO is the Law  & EEO is the Law Supplement .

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Job Requirements

What skills do you bring to the role?

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required.
  • Previous manufacturing experience required. Plastic extrusion experience a plus.
  • Solid understanding of machine function and process capability.
  • Basic math and computer skills.
  • Must have general understanding of basic math concepts.  
  • Ability to understand safety rules and regulations, work orders, operating procedures and training materials. 
  • Daily reports to be completed timely.

Tekni-Plex Rewards:

At Tekni-Plex, we value all of our people across the globe.  We strive to

provide a work environment that leads to your professional fulfillment. 

Since fulfillment means something different to everyone, the rewards that

Tekni-Plex provides globally are appropriately diverse and suited to help

you perform your best inside and outside the company.  Our rewards

programs include:

 

We offer a full complement of valuable Health, Wellness, and Welfare benefits which include:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision
  • Life and Disability
  • 401(k) and Match
  • Wellness Program including EAP
  • Pay for Performance philosophy

Who is Tekni-Plex?     

We are a 50 year global leader in advanced plastic and rubber polymer

technology, Tekni-Plex engineers solutions to meet customer needs in

critical applications that touch every aspect of life, from medical

devices used in operating rooms and hospitals, to food packaging in your

kitchen.

Why Work for us?

With Company Values like Innovation, Integrity and Trust and Employee

Fulfillment, Tekni-Plex offers every employee around the world the

opportunity to stretch, grow and succeed every day. Our employees are

challenged to bring new ideas to the table, jump in and get involved and

make an impact. Tekni-Plex has a proud history and a compelling future.

Behind every great Tekni-Plex product is a team of dedicated employees

who are truly making a difference for our customers and who are Tekni-

Proud!

 


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