Impact Workforce Solutions is hiring for a Machine Operator / Lowell, NC.
Impact is proud to offer an industry leading benefits and wellness package, with eligibility for some programs beginning Day 1!
Our positions are full time, year-around employment with paid training. We offer:
- 5 Days of PTO
- 6 Paid Holidays
- Up to 50% of health insurance premiums paid by Impact
- Access to a retirement plan, financial fitness, and employee savings programs
3rd Shift Monday – Friday 11am -7pm – $15.50 with occasional Saturday
*Will train on 1st shift then move to 3rd shift*
Machine Operator / Lowell, NC
Machine Operators – operates Air Jet Spinning frames by creeling Roving stock in frames whose purpose is to stretch and twist fibers together.
Perform duties in a safe manner utilizing all required personal protection equipment.
Exhibit quality awareness to meet or exceed our customer’s expectations
Perform job in an efficient manner in order to meet our goals.
Be present and on time on scheduled workdays for the purpose of maintaining excellent customer service
Personify the company’s core values, FIRST:
Check ID’s before starting shift; do not run without a proper signature on ID.
Check all machinery and equipment to ensure safe operations before starting machine
Patrol job consistently repairing ends down and all creel breaks.
Change bad top rollers and top aprons as needed
Follow proper procedure for removing laps from top aprons and rollers.
Clean head, end, rods and rails
Flag ends that require a fixers attention
Change wax as needed during cycling
Turn black boxes every two hours
Keep doff cradle free of thread
Keep work area neat and clean
Machines are to be brushed twice during shift
Remove pneumafil waste during shift
Put reworkable fiber in properly identified container
Keep waste off the floor; use apron. Properly place any waste generated in appropriate container
Adhere to all safety guidelines as outlined by the Job Safety Analysis for this position
Perform any duties assigned by supervision
Essential Skills and Experience
Standing – 7 1/2 hours concrete floor
Sitting – Two 20-minute breaks
Moving – moves about in an area approximately _50’ x 100’, while performing duties, no prolonged standing in single location
Moving Materials –Creel full roving bobbins weighing between .5 to 3.5 lbs.
Moves doff boxes weighing 183 lbs. around frames to creel in roving.
Moves empty roving bobbins to storage areas.
Hearing/Speaking – must be able to communicate with Fixers and Supervisors
Reaching – 5-51/2’ to creel in frame
Climbing – Step bar when creeling and repairing breaks
Visual Acuity –
Color vision required with minimum near vision to distinguish quality defects
Must be able to read printed material (forms, ID’s, Specifications)
Must be able to see Quality and Mechanical problems
Bending /Stooping – Occasional bending
Lifting – 4.0 lbs. cones
Beneficial Skills and Experience
Prerequisites Mandatory: Must be able to read job instructions.
Preferred: H.S. or G.E.D.
Thank you for your interest in Impact Workforce Solutions, we are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and participate in the E-Verify eligibility confirmation program.