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spherion General Labor I 1st Shift in Owatonna, Minnesota

General Labor I 1st Shiftposted:Tuesday, August 18, 2020


Owatonna, Minnesota


Manufacturing & Production (Production Occupations)

Job Type

Temp to Perm

Working Hours

6:00 AM - 2:30 PM


US$ 13.00 per hour

Ref. Number



Hunt, Jason, Spherion



Job Description

The Lacquer Spray Machine (L.S.M.) Operators are responsible for the safe and proper application of the lacquer spray coating to the inside of the can in compliance with quality control specifications. They have primary control of the processing of cans from the point of infeeding of cans into the conveying above the spray machines, until they reach the Internal Bake Ovens (I.B.O.s).


  • Clearing can jams from Lacquer Spray Machines and from upper conveyors.

  • Check and monitor the following: Clean canworks, Overall quality of cans, Lacquer pressure of LSMs, Temperature of lacquer, Copper sulfate checks on flanges

  • Complete and record required process control checks

  • Maintain cleanliness of machines including the spray nozzles, turrent wheels, lacquer overspray boxes, machine exterior and general work area. Follow all safety procedures and PPE requirements.

  • Perform routine maintenance including the setting of guns, nozzles, can guides and spray delay.

  • Perform preventative maintenance which includes the replacement of drive and conveyor belts to the oven, tips, rails, guns, lacquer and vacuum filters.

  • Follow proper material handling procedures, which includes proper disposal of waste lacquer and labeling of waste barrels.

  • Perform Equipment Set-up Evaluations (ESE) on LSMs after adjustment or changes are made.

  • Monitor and assist other production processes on the Back End to ensure a constant flow of cans into and through the LSM process.

Working hours: 6:00 AM - 2:30 PM


  • Basic Mechanical Skills

  • Basic computer skills to perform data entry.

  • Knowledge of SPC programs and be able to interpret SPC data for trends, principles graphs charts

  • Know how to complete and document an ESE for the LSMs.

  • Working knowledge of the operation, setup, preventative maintenance & repair, and troubleshooting in the LSM process.


High School


0-1 years


  • High School Education/GED

  • Strong problem solving skills through an individual and/or collaborative approach

  • Ability to work independently or with a team

  • Must be able to look at new solutions and think outside the box

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