Kelly Services Tow Motor / Machine Operator / Utility Operator in Milford, Connecticut

Job Description

Tow Motor / Machine Operator / Utility Operator

Long term Temporary Position

Availability to work all shifts and weekends

$18.56 Hourly Pay

The Utility Operator is someone who has experience in a high volume, fast-paced manufacturing environment. The ideal candidate will have a Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) background along with a scheduling background. This person is managing the scheduling for our packaging and assembly departments along with printing license plates on all finished goods which will then be shipped to a distribution center.

The job duties and requirements of the Utility Operator include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • The Utility position will spend approximately 65% of their time driving a tow motor between Assembly and Packaging and 25% of their time working off the schedule that is provided to them by Supply Planners

  • The Utility Operator will make sure they are running the correct `mixes- in assembly and ensure both assembly and packaging are in sync

  • When a pallet is complete in packaging, the Utility Operator will then create a License Plate (using JD Edwards/AS400) for the pallet which identifies the pallet with respect to product / date / machine)

  • Willingness and ability to work in a team environment with limited supervision, and independently when necessary

  • Ability to follow and understand complex procedural instructions

  • Possess good attention to detail

  • Possess the capability of attaining a tow motor / forklift certification

  • Must have good records of safety, quality, work performance and attendance with no written disciplines


  • High School graduate or equivalent

  • Safe working experience with high-speed, automated production machines

  • Ability to operate a forklift preferred but not required

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