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Extruder Operator - 2407 in Columbus, OH at Westlake Chemical

Date Posted: 1/25/2018

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    Columbus, OH
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

Royal Building Products is offering an opportunity to apply your experience and skills as an Extruder Operator in Columbus, Ohio. This position is responsible for operating a production extrusion line. Obtains maximum net output, at lowest cost and proper quality level.


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

  • Responsible for set-ups and teardowns of siding and siding accessory lines. Includes installation of dies, changing of dies, and operating line per Standard Operating Procedures
  • Responsible for starting up and obtaining quality production of finished products within specifications of print
  • Obtains such quality production consistent with obtaining maximum net output at lowest cost
  • Responsible for setting up required production equipment required to package finished product. Follow procedure to setup and coordinate such auxiliary equipment
  • Assist other personnel assigned to extrusion line through instruction, answering questions, etc
  • Continuously observes quality level of products being produced and makes necessary adjustments required to meet VSI certification
  • Properly utilizes required company instruments or equipment such as micrometers, precision rules, pliers, screwdrivers, vise grips, ā€œCā€ clamps, and fixtures required
  • Maintain 6S standards as outlined on huddle boards and 6S shine checklists
  • Maintain safety standards as posted in work areas on the Company Safety Guidelines
  • Responsible for maintaining accurate and complete production records including knowledge of production rates, amounts produced, scrap amount, set-up, and downtime incurred
  • Performs required general material handling, preparation of packaging, etc., and such other duties as may be assigned to maintain production
  • Responsible for following and executing the Lean schedule requirements


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

  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Able to read and write
  • Learning and listening capabilities
  • Able to learn and retain product knowledge
  • Prior hands-on extrusion experience

EDUCATION: High School diploma or GED equivalent, VSI certification


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