Production Line Operator (2nd Shift)

Job Summary

  • Operate automated metal plating equipment.

  • Maintain and monitor all ranges and specified parameters of operating procedures. (PH control, Temperatures)

  • Visually inspect all barrels for left over parts, prior to loading new order.

  • Legibly fill out production logs daily.

  • Contact your supervisor if parts are coming out of the line bad.

  • Get parts from designated area, load barrels to work up specification.

  • Verify for quality. (Thickness, proper chromate, seal, oil, etc.)

  • Attach printout to the work travel card. Place job in final staging area.

  • Keep retains, label, and put in the compressor room at the end of shift.

  • Ensure all electrical contacts on the line are kept clean before start up.

  • Maintain that drums, totes have an adequate amount of chemical for feeder pumps prior to startup of shift.

  • Only mix parts when authorized by supervisor.


Essential Functions

  • Ability to read written work instructions

  • Ability to communicate with co-workers

  • Ability to understand and use control panel for line automation

  • Ability to traverse production line twice each half hour.

  • Frequently require climbing, balancing, stooping, crouching, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, fingering, grasping, talking, repetitive motion

  • Visual Acuity to receive data from control panel and to inspect parts


Working Conditions

  • Heavy work. Exert 100 lbs. of force occasionally, 50 lbs. frequently, 20 lbs. constantly

  • High frequency of forklift traffic.

  • Not a climate controlled plant. Protection from weather conditions but not temperature changes.

  • Subject to noise

  • Subject to hazards. Moving mechanical parts, electrical current, exposure to chemicals

  • Subject to atmospheric conditions. Fumes, odors, dust



  • High School Diploma or GED preferred

  • Forklift Experience preferred