RIE Coatings, Inc. Machine Operator in Eden Valley, Minnesota

JOB DESCRIPTION - EDEN VALLEY, MN POSITION TITLE: MACHINE OPERATOR DEPARTMENT: PRODUCTION SHIFT/HOURS: Full Time Job Summary: The Machine Operator/Pre-Treat Operator performs multiple functions in the production process including machine operation and pre-treat operation (blast and phos processes). Individual pre-treats and coats product in a manner that consistently meets customer specifications, quality requirements and production standards. Individual utilizes a variety of tools, equipment, coatings/chemicals and computer in performing job functions. Individual communicates and works with team members in the production process and performs tasks as needed to support the production process. Overall Purpose: Daily responsibilities include safe and efficient operation of production equipment, following processing instructions, and maintaining processing parameters. Individual will be trained in operating various dip spin coating machines as well as trained in the blast and phos pre-treat areas. Individual must be multi-skilled in all of these areas and expected to offer the flexibility to move between these areas to meet business needs. JOB REQUIREMENTS: Education: High School Diploma/GED 6 months of industrial work experience. Previous experience operating machinery in a production environment. Willingness to be trained and work on various machines/pieces of equipment. Strong mechanical aptitude; ability to use basic hand tools or power tools. Knowledge of shop math; ability to work accurately with numbers and details. Ability to work with and around chemicals in a production environment. Ability to perform detailed and complex work requiring high levels of concentration. Ability to read job assignments, instructions and related documentation. Good communication skills; verbal and written with clear, legible handwriting skills. Good documentation skills with ability to keep accurate records. Basic computer skills. Lifting Requirements: Up to 50 lbs frequently, 65 lbs occasionally and 75 lbs rarely. Full range of body motion (standing, twisting, bending, reaching, etc). Ability to stand for long periods of time. Ability to reach and lift overhead. Good manual dexterity skills, hand-eye coordination, and detail oriented. Ability to improve operations through active team involvement and participation. Ability to work with co-workers as a team and possess a strong desire to learn and grow. Ability to work a flexible work schedule based on workload driven by customer needs.* Ability to work voluntary and mandatory overtime.* Satisfactory completion of a pre-employment drug and alcohol screen and pre-employment medical evaluation.