Machine Operator

Posted 3 months ago

Are you looking for a career? Come learn more about opportunities at Western Industries, we are seeking individuals interested in learning about the Plastic Production and Blow Mold processes. We offer great benefits and paid training!

Job Description

The machine operator is responsible for the production of quality parts by performing job duties at assigned machines in compliance with approved work instructions in a safe and productive manner.


•Releases part from the extractor, moving the part to the trim table and ensuring that no plastic remains on the extractor as it returns to the press.

•Remove flash from product using knife, hammer and hands.

•Place flash from the trim table to conveyor, minimizing potential contamination to the grinder and avoiding situations that may plug the grinder.

•Visually inspect the part for obvious cosmetic flaws. If part is nonconforming, it must be scrapped and scrap reported on Reject Log Sheet.

•Load the part onto pallet or into box, count parts, and stretch wrap the pallet for internal shipping.

•Between parts and/or when machine is down, clean work area as needed.

About Western Industries —

Western Industries’ team is the foundation of success for our company. We are able to collaborate and work together to create some of the most recognizable products in the plastics industry. As a leading manufacturer, we strive to produce the highest quality parts for our customers. We work hard to help our members grow and develop skills together, so we can continue to grow within our community as well as our customer base. Every member of our team is essential in building on our 31-year-old reputation as a trusted name in the plastics industry. We continuously seek the best applicants to join our team. Western Industries is an equal opportunity employer.

We offer Competitive Pay and Great Benefits!





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Please apply by submitting a Resume via this site  or in person at the Employment Center, 22829 Smyer Rd., Winfield, KS 67156, open 8:00am to 4:00pm

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