Knitter Operator

Manufacturing/Operations Calhoun, Georgia


Description

Operator will perform according to procedure. Maintain the quantity  and quality of final product manufactured.Perform production procedures to spool  and package products.

  • Will report directly to the Production Supervisor or Lead
  • Interact collaboratively with various employee levels throughout the organization
  • Oversees manufacturing of carpet seaming products including production runs, spooling, adhesive mixes and machine operations
  • Monitors product according to specifications for defective areas and performs splicing as necessary
  • Ensures adequate supply of raw materials and reports discrepancies and/or maintenance needs to Department Lead or Production Supervisor
  • Operates machinery and/or equipment in accordance with correct operating procedures and company safety rules
  • Processes tape rolls when spooled to specified weight
  • Attaches appropriate decal/label on finished roll and places in designated case
  • Ensures packaging and palletizing are completed according to production orders
  • Maintains production log
  • Ensures packaging and palletizing are completed according to production orders
  • Performs various preparation and monitoring procedures
  • Performs general housekeeping tasks; i.e., sweeping, disposing of garbage, etc. Maintains workstation in a clean and orderly manner.

Physical and environmental demands for the Operator:

  • Ability to climb, crouch, kneel, reach with hands and arms, stand for prolonged periods of time, stoop, use hands to finger, handle and feel
  • Ability to lift up to 55 lbs
  • Works near moving mechanical parts. The noise level in the working environment is usually loud.

* Normal working days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday

* Normal work shifts: Dayshift (7am – 7pm) * Overtime is required for this position * The hours for this role are Full-time, Permanent * Hourly Non-exempt position