EXTRUDER OPERATOR(Greenville, TX)

SUMMARY At Quanex Building Products Corporation you will be responsible for working as part of a team to improve safety, housekeeping, quality, and efficiency of production shift. RESPONSIBILITIES Performs all duties of production operator including line startups, shutdowns, changeovers, setups, and any necessary adjustments to keep line running prime. Performs quality checks on parts and documents results for every strand every two hours. Takes machine readings and documents all results for every strand every two hours. Anticipate the demand for needed materials by planning and monitoring the lines. Cuts and weighs product samples for Q.A., testing or customer. May adjust extruder to ensure correct dimension and weight. May adjust calibrator blocks, die heats, extruder speed, water flow and vacuum to ensure correct dimension and surface. Help keep product packed down and includes wrapping up carts. Keeps area clean and organized (cleans floor, machines, walls, etc.) EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE Prior experience in an operator trainee position preferred. Strong written and verbal communication skills necessary. Able to read and understand packaging Ability to use air guns, banders, chop saw, hand tools, calipers, radial arm saws and other equipment as needed. Note: Position comes with a good base salary plus Excellent Benefits. EOE