Sherwin-Williams General Production Operator - Powder Coatings in States, United States

Title: General Production Operator - Powder Coatings

Location: United States-Illinois-Rockford

Job Number: 17000C46

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stores, and 90

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This position is responsible for the timely and safe manufacturing of powder coating products that meet the customers' needs. The incumbent is expected to contribute to solutions of problems relating to products and processes. Primary responsibilities include: weigh up of raw materials following established procedures, able to operate forklift truck and pallet jacks, capable of properly setting-up, adjusting, monitoring, operating, and cleaning all automatic and semi-automatic equipment in an efficient and safe manner, knows and willingly practices all safety rules and procedures including the wearing of appropriate safety apparel, willingly participates in the safety program, keeps tools, equipment, and work areas neat and orderly, follows all standard operating procedures and exercises good judgment and initiative, and is able to accomplish assigned work with little supervision.

Basic Qualifications:

Must be able to read, write, comprehend and communicate in English

Must have the legal right to work in the country of employment without needing sponsorship now or in the future for employment visa status

Must be at least 18 years of age

Must have a high school diploma or GED certificate

Must have access to reliable transportation

Must be able to work overtime with or without reasonable accommodation

The successful candidate must also pass a pre-employment background check, physical and drug screen.

Preferred Qualifications:

One year of experience working with machinery in a manufacturing environment

Experience operating packaging equipment such as robotics, filling machines, case packers, labelers, etc.

Experience blending and making a product in a batch process

Experience monitoring quality of raw materials or finished goods

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, pregnancy, genetic information or any other consideration prohibited by law or contract.

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Shift/Schedule: Weekend Shift available:

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday 11:00a.m. - 11:30p.m.

Pay Rate:

New Hire rate starts at $15.68. Weekend premium takes effect following completion of training. Pay increase after 90 day probationary period.