Machine Operator (MTO) in Manteno, IL at ITW Specialty Products

Date Posted: 11/15/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Manteno, IL
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

Job Duties:

  1. Make all necessary machine adjustments to consistently produce zippered products and within quality specifications at or above productivity targets; line speed, yield, uptime.
  2. Ensure proper winder set-up and operation to wind products per specifications.
  3. Perform efficient set-ups, changeovers, and start-ups.
  4. Coordinate / communicate troubleshooting efforts with team members, supervision, quality assurance, and maintenance.
  5. Perform preventative maintenance tasks as required.
  6. Maintain appropriate levels of correct materials on the line at all times.
  7. Ensure proper labeling and identification of all materials, raw, WIP, and finished goods.
  8. Perform all quality checks and operate testing equipment per procedure.
  9. Complete all necessary documentation in an accurate and timely manner.
  10. Assist in training techs and operators as assigned.
  11. Understand all safety hazards, and follow all safety rules and precautions.
  12. Understand and follow all product food safety rules and guidelines.
  13. Maintain a clean and safe work area at all times.
  14. Complete all required daily and weekly cleaning tasks per Master Cleaning Schedule procedures.
  15. Participate on task forces, safety committee, etc. as required.
  16. Employee shall adhere to all responsibilities outlined in the Food Safety Management System which is in accordance to the SQF Food Safety Code for Manufacturing of Food Packaging (code 8.0).
  17. Other job related duties as assigned.


  1. High school diploma or equivalent required.
  2. Must be self motivated, a strong team player, and able to work with a minimum of supervision.
  3. Must have above average troubleshooting skills.
  4. Must have good communication skills, be able to make presentation to small group
  5. Previous machine operator experience.
Zip-Pak is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.