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Lindar Corp Manufacturing Equipment Set-Up Technician in Baxter, Minnesota

Are you looking for a new career in a premier manufacturing facility? LINDAR is now hiring at our Baxter, MN, location! We provide a clean, friendly environment with competitive wages, benefits, and opportunities for advancement. Summary: Set up and operate roll fed thermoformers in a safe and efficient manner to produce high quality products. Responsibilities: Responsible for the safe and efficient set up and operation of the roll fed thermoformers. Operates roll fed thermoformers, which includes but is not limited to: loading rolls of material on the machine as needed throughout the shift, spooling labels on the label machine, and packing product when needed. Manages the removal of scrap. Responsible for keeping the scrap percentage at, or below, the standards established by LINDAR Corporation Responsible for the final product quality. Performs quality inspections. Stretch wraps finished pallets and transports to the designated staging area. Performs minor troubleshooting and repair of machines and processes, as needed. Ability to communicate any and all issues pertaining to production proficiency. Completes required daily paperwork in an accurate and timely manner. Ability to redirect shift personnel in the event of a machine being down or a priority shift. Maintains the proper cycle time on machines. Communicates issues preventing shift plan completion to Area Coordinator, and ensures that the shift plan is followed. Monitors equipment condition and running parameters. Observes and inspects equipment for damage or problems. Communicates potential problems to the Area Coordinator. Maintains clean equipment, a clean shop, and a safe work area. Desired Qualifications: High School diploma required. Minimum of 3 years experience in a manufacturing environment preferred. Strong mechanical ability preferred. Ability to operate a forklift required. Strong communication and organizational skills required. Essential Job Functions: work in a manufacturing environment where temperature extremes are common lift 50 pounds occasionally perform repetitive tasks wear required PPE complete required job documentation read and understand job instructions be trained in forklift operation bend, kneel, and reach frequently stand for long periods of time climb ladders and steps