OLDCASTLE APG, INC. Machine Operator - Shakopee, MN-131935 in Shakopee, Minnesota

Job ID: 131935Northfield is a division of the Oldcastle Architectural Products Group (APG). APG is North Americas leading manufacturer and supplier of concrete masonry, dry mix, and hardscape products. With over $2B in sales, APG operates across 33 states and 6 Canadian provinces through a network of over 165 operating locations and more than 5,000 employees.Job DescriptionOperate equipment efficiently to produce products from raw materials to yard stageInspect the quality of products according to standardsAssist in maintaining accurate productionMonitor the operations of machinery and associated equipment to detect and report malfunctionsPerform machine clean-up, set-up and other functions associated with job changesMake sure all housekeeping is maintained in a clear and orderly fashion in assigned areaPerform additional duties as assigned by the Supervisor, Lead operators or others in a responsible positionWilling and able to cross train on other aspects of the production processRequirements/Education/ExperienceManufacturing/Industrial Environment exposure preferredHigh school diploma or GED equivalent or at least 1-year experienceAbility to read and interpret documents such as safety procedures, operating and maintenance instruction and manualsTake the initiative to keep all areas clean and safe. Follow applicable housekeeping and safety procedures.Ability to lift objects weighing up to 75 pounds each at heights from floor level to 4 feet highProvide assistance to others in moving heavier or bulk objectsMust wear personal protective equipment - Ear plugs, hard hat, steel toe shoes and protective glassesMaintain a high level of accuracy in all aspects of work assignmentsWhat Oldcastle Offers YouA culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotionHighly competitive base payComprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programsGroup retirement savings programHealth and wellness programsAbout OldcastleOldcastle has a long and proud heritage as one of North Americas largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the Oldcastle family. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.Oldcastle is a great place to grow! If youre up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the Oldcastle family!Follow Oldcastle Careers onFacebook,Twitter,Instagram,Google ,Pinterest,WordPress (Career Blog)andLinkedIn!Northfield is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on thislink.Northfield is part of theOldcastlecareersnetwork.VEVRAA Federal ContractorRequest Priority Protected Veteran ReferralsEOE -Veteran /Disabled/Minority/AA/F/M/SO