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Extruder Operator - 2458 in Marion, VA at Westlake Chemical

Date Posted: 9/6/2017

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Marion, VA
  • Job Type:
    Other
  • Experience:
    Up to 3 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    9/6/2017

Job Description

Royal Building Products is currently seeking a highly motivated and experienced Extruder Operator to join our team. This position will be based in Marion, Virginia and will primarily be responsible for setting up and operating a minimum of three extruders producing PVC plastic moulding. On-the-job training is provided. Interested candidates must be able to work a 12-hour schedule.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
:

The essential duties of this position include but are not limited to:

  • Perform own tooling change outs and die cleaning as well as grading own rejects
  • Bundle and stack moulding as it is extruded
  • Ensure profiles are all turned the same direction and bundled correctly
  • Monitor color, extrusion rate, profile configuration and piece/bundle count
  • Maintain supply of compound staged at machine
  • Maintain extrusion equipment in proper condition
  • Assist in moving units of extruded materials when necessary
  • Responsible for cleaning any burrs or fuzz off profiles and for keeping work area clean
  • Perform other duties as assigned to the satisfaction of supervisor and/or lead

ESSENTIAL SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

The ideal candidate will possess the following essential skills and qualifications:

  • One to three years of industrial experience and/or training in a manufacturing environment
  • Must be mechanically inclined and have proficient math skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively in both verbal and written form

EDUCATION: High school diploma or general education degree (GED) is preferred but not required

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