Machine Operator - Earn $18.50+



Champaign, IL, USA
Posted on Wednesday, May 15, 2024

As a Machine Operator, you operate equipment to manufacture a variety of plastic containers for leading brands. At our company, Associates take pride in maintaining our high standards of quality products and our positive team culture. We’re also proud to be recognized as an America’s Safest Companies by EHS Today.

We Offer

  • Set Schedules: 12-hour shifts & a rotating 2-week standard schedule of 3 days, then 4 days is 15 working days a month as a full-time associate!
  • Stability & Growth: We follow a strong promote-from-within business practice and offer a stable job through current market uncertainty!
  • Rewards: We enjoy premium pay & an excellent benefits program!
  • Convenience: Our food-grade clean & climate-controlled facility is located right off I-57 and I-72!

You Will

  • Operate equipment in the finishing stages of production in a safe manner
  • Assure quality standards are always met by inspecting & removing products with visual defects
  • Pack products for distribution
  • Clean & maintain equipment to assure optimal operating performance
  • Grow your knowledge & skills through a wide-variety of training & on-the-job experiences

You Have

  • Ability to work 6:45 pm - 7:15 am or 6:45 am - 7:15 pm on a cycle of 3 days on, 2 days off, 2 days on, 3 days off, repeat. This equates to 2 weekends per month off with a 3-day weekend
  • High School Diploma, GED or equivalent
  • Mechanical, electrical or other technical/machine operation ability. This can be experience gained through paid or unpaid work
  • Able to use basic hand tools, such as wrenches, hammers, screwdrivers, etc.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds with or without a reasonable accommodation

You’ll Earn

  • $18.50+/hour
  • Night shift includes a shift differential of $1.00

Plastipak is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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