Machine Operator in Olathe, KS at ITW

Date Posted: 7/13/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

  • Operate high speed filling and packaging machines

  • Operate other equipment, as needed

  • Follow instructions/information on Job Tickets to perform duties

  • Maintain accurate inventory of components

  • Ability to move 55-gallon drum or 5-gallon pails, manually or with use of proper equipment
  • Responsible for checking quality and conformity of production throughout run.
  • Setup, change over, and clean up filling and packaging machines daily
  • Maintain mobile equipment certification and properly use equipment
  • Follow all safety, work, and good manufacturing practices, procedures, and rules
  • Follow all quality, housekeeping and inventory requirements
  • Responsible for workspace and safe operation of any assigned equipment, materials, items, and tools
  • Ability to make mechanical adjustments to machines using basic hand tools
  • Maintain recordkeeping requirements in written form and with use of computer
  • Professionally represent the company
  • Possess ability to be trained and to train others when needed
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Job Requirements

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • 1-3 years prior machine operator experience that included making mechanical adjustments, using basic hand tools, and working with automatic and manual equipment

  • Possess basic mechanical aptitude to troubleshoot machines and perform minor repairs when needed

  • Able to make basic math computations to perform role (addition, subtraction, multiplication, fractions, read ruler, read measures, calculate measurements)

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Possess good interpersonal communication skills

  • Adapts to changes in the work environment; able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events

  • Able to work in a repetitive, fast paced environment

  • Able to sit or stand at machine for long periods of time

  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds

  • Must be dependable, have good attendance and be punctual

  • Represent self professionally



ITW Pro Brands isan equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants willreceive 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.



ITW Polymers & Fluids
ITW’s Polymers & Fluids segment is composed of highly branded products serving diverse markets that require value-added, differentiated solutions. These product offerings include adhesives, sealants, coatings, lubricants, additives, and cleaners for global wind energy, automotive aftermarket, aerospace, construction, industrial, and automotive customers with unique needs. ITW differentiates through leading brand positions, technology, and innovation, and strong focus on specific niche opportunities.