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QPS EMPLOYMENT GROUP Machine Operator in Cedar Falls, Iowa

Hours: 4:45pm-3:30amThis company is looking for Machine Operators to help on their 2nd shift! They offer competitive pay and are just a short drive from the Cedar Valley. If you enjoy staying busy and working in a friendly environment, please reach out to learn more!Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Perform all tasks and functions of the job in a safe manner that upholds company standards for product quality- Train to satisfactorily operate any of the following packaging line equipment; filler, case packer, labeler, palletizer- Knowledgeable of requirements of the various changeovers and takes the lead in efficiently and effectively executing them as necessary throughout the production schedule- Make every reasonable effort to avoid downtime or to shorten periods of unavoidable downtime- Knowledgeable of daily line routines for set-up, start-up, and/or shut down and perform each as the need for them applies- Operate equipment on rotating basis with other operators- Provide varying levels of on-the-job training to new operator candidates as well as assisting with continuing development of peer and lesser experienced operators as need and opportunity presents- Make an ongoing effort to expand personal base of knowledge in regards to function of this position and increasingly apply this knowledge over time to continuously improve overall line performance- Attend company sponsored training and informational meetings when scheduled- All other duties as assigned by managementRequirements:- High school diploma or equivalent- Experience in food manufacturing preferred- Qualified experience on current plant packaging machinery is beneficial- Experience with quality and hygiene requirements common in food manufacturing preferred- Must be able to work in a team environment and have a positive attitude- Must have good written and oral communication skills- Stand for the duration of the production shift- Must regularly lift and/or move up to 40 pounds at or above shoulder level- Loud working environment