Technical Machine Operator

Silva International Careers

Technical Machine Operators take care of all machine-specific functions such as configuring the equipment, loading and operating the machines, and optimizing the machine capability. Operators ensure that the machine works at its full capacity, oversee its maintenance, and perform timely quality checks.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Calibrate the Machine before the Production begins.
  • Ensure the machines are operating to standards.
  • Monitor and control the machine performance and settings.
  • Regularly conduct tests of the machine performance and operating capacity.
  • Inspect machinery periodically.
  • Fix any issues or malfunctions that may occur with machine.
  • Check the output of the machine and identify issues.
  • Regularly submit performance reports.
  • Conduct processing checks to ensure customer specifications.
  • Understand and follow all SOP settings.
  • Compliance with all GMP, Food Safety and Plant Safety rules.
  • Perform other tasks as assigned.

Qualification Requirements:

    • Prior experience as a machine operator
    • Good understanding of production procedures and best practices
    • Ability to read and interpret manuals, SOPS, and handbooks
    • Ability to document settings and production results
    • Experience using touch screen controllers
    • Intermediate trouble shooting skills
    • Demonstrated critical thinking ability

Physical Requirements:

  • Lifting up to 50 lbs. as single person lift
  • Climbing (Ladders, Stairs, Etc.)
  • Bending and stooping
  • Extended periods of being on your feet.

This is a full-time, hourly position with benefits package that includes paid vacation, health insurance, dental, vision, and 401k retirement plan with a generous employer match.

To apply, please upload a resumé online or send a resumé to [email protected].

All applicants must be authorized to work in the United States.
EOE M/F/Disabled/Vet Employer