MACHINE OPERATOR in Milwaukee, WI at Parallel Employment Group

Date Posted: 1/24/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Order Type : TempToHire


1st-2nd-3rd shift openings $15 to $18 per hour based on experience

Technical Expertise:

• Understanding, attaining, and accurately reporting on productivity, run rates, and quality expectations for the assigned equipment and products

• Oversee line equipment set up and adjust as needed to ensure efficient and quality production

• Troubleshoot mechanical issues or escalate issues to supervisor

• Understand and execute lock out tag out (LOTO) procedures

• Complete standard sanitation tasks as assigned

• Perform various quality analyses including, but not limited to: CO2 tests, seal dunk tests, metal detectors, etc

• Use computer and specialized software to create labels for products

• Performs housekeeping and maintenance tasks to keep the production area clean, organized and safe

Oral and Written Communication

• Read and execute production schedule for specific line

• Accurately complete and maintain daily production reports and paperwork

• Document and verify lot codes

• Communicate issues and successes effectively across all departments in company

• Perform all duties as assigned


• 2+ year/(s) experience in a production environment as a machine operator or in a food manufacturing facility

• Working knowledge of baking and production equipment and processes or desire and ability to learn

• Ability to lift and move up to 50 pounds.

• Must be able to read and write.

• Must be able to add, subtract, multiply and divide.

• Available to work 12-hour shifts.

• Available for shift rotation or flexible shift rotation schedule as required.


This position will be primarily 8-10 hour shifts, 5 days a week, however working with all shifts and Milwaukee plants may be required from time to time along with some weekend days.


While performing the essential functions of this position, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear. This position requires standing, walking, bending, kneeling, stooping, crouching, crawling, and climbing in environments with varied temperatures.


• Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.


We are an equal employment opportunity

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