Georgia Employer MACHINE OPERATOR in Cumming, Georgia

Job id : 7531ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following:Responsible for operation of equipment in a safe manner to prevent damage to equipment and to prevent injuries to yourself and others. Must wear all safety and health protective equipment as specified. Must follow all safety rules. Must be able to safely load and unload material using a forklift. Must keep accurate operational records as directed. Must participate fully as a member of the production crew during downtime and start-up, product changes, clean up, etc. Responsible for housekeeping in your assigned areas. Must show a commitment to working in a team environment, while keeping a positive attitude and a willingness to be flexible.QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE: High School diploma or general education degree (GED) required. Preference will be given to candidates with at least two years manufacturing experience or certain military experience. Prefer strong mechanical skills, maintenance related experience and/or injection molding experience.MATHEMATICAL SKILLS: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.REASONING ABILITY:Ability to apply commonsense understanding to carry out detailed written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving a few physical variables in everyday situations.PHYSICAL DEMANDS:The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, and use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools, or controls. The employee frequently is required to talk or listen. The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms, and stoop, kneel, or crouch.The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 15 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.At GAF, we believe our employees are our greatest resource. We offer competitive salary, benefits, 401k and vacation package for all full-time permanent positions. GAF is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know. Must be eligible to work in the U.S. without need for employer-sponsored visa (work permit).For more details go to URL