I. POSITION OBJECTIVE
Perform manufacturing operations which will result in efficiently producing a flexible product on a timely basis that meets all the customer's product specifications. Assist in setting up and operating thermoplastic extruders and associated production equipment to convert plastic resins into blown film for flexible plastic sheeting and tubing. Assist other team members in performing operations according to sound production methods to make sure a product is being produced and packaged that meets the customer's specifications.
Previous experience and/or training is ideal, but not required.
IV. AUTHORITY/DECISION MAKING
Periodically observe and check finished film coming off the production lines and if detects sub-standard product takes immediate corrective action to eliminate any problems. Report all problems to technician or supervisor, if needed.
V. DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
A. JOB TASKS & DUTIES
B. MACHINES, TOOLS, EQUIPMENT, ELECTRONIC DEVICES & SOFTWARE
C. PHYSICAL ACTIVITY REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION
A. Climbing, ascending or descending ladders, stairs, scaffolding, ramps, using feet and legs and/or hands and arms. Body agility is emphasized.
B. Balancing, maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling when walking, standing or crouching on narrow, slippery or erratically moving surfaces.
C. Stooping, bending body downward and forward by bending spine and waist.
Example: Changing paper in printer, copier machine.
D. Kneeling, bending legs at knee to come to a rest on knee or knees.
E. Crouching, bending the body downward and forward by bending leg and spine.
F. Crawling, moving about on hands and knees or hands and feet.
G. Reaching, extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction.
Example: Giving signals, reaching for material or handle on item.
H. Standing, particularly for sustained periods of time.
Example: Making copies, giving presentations, directing traffic.
I. Walking, moving about on foot to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances.
J. Pushing, using upper extremities to press against something with steady force in order to thrust forward, downward or outward.
K. Pulling, using upper extremities to exert force in order to drag, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion.
L. Lifting, raising objects from a lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position to position.
DEGREE OF LIFTING: less than, or equal to 70 lbs
M. Fingering, picking, pinching, typing or otherwise working primarily with fingers rather than the whole hand or arm as in handling.
N. Grasping, applying pressure to an object with fingers and palm.
O. Feeling, perceiving attributes of objects such as size, shape, temperature or texture by touching with skin, particularly that of fingertips.
P. Talking, expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word; via face to face or telephone.
Q. Hearing, perceiving the nature of sounds with no less than a 40 db loss @ 500 Hz, 1,000 Hz and 2,000 Hz with or without correction. Ability to receive verbal communication and to make fine discriminations in sound, such as when making fine adjustments on machined parts.
R. Repetitive motions, substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands and/or fingers.
Example: Filing, sorting mail, starting ignition of machinery.
D. VISUAL ACTIVITY REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION
A. Machine operation, inspection, close assembly, clerical and administrative duties.
C. Mobile equipment operations; operate fork lifts, cranes and high lift equipment.
D. Other criteria based on accuracy and neatness of work.
Example: Cleaning personnel, sweepers, janitors, cooks.
E. Position requires individual to differentiate colors, depth and perception.
E. WORK ENVIRONMENT CONDITIONS SUBJECTED TO IN THIS POSITION
A. Inside environmental conditions protected from weather conditions, not necessarily temperature conditions.
B. Outside environmental conditions, no effective protection from weather.
C. Inside and outside environments apply.
D. Subject to extreme cold; temperatures below 32 degrees for periods of more than one hour.
E. Subject to extreme heat; temperatures above 100 degrees for more than one hour.
F. Subject to noise, causing reason to shout in order to be heard above the noise level.
G. Subject to vibration, exposure, fluctuating movement of the body.
H. Subject to hazards such as moving machinery, electrical currents, falling debris, exposure to chemicals, gases, high heat or explosives.
I. Subject to unregulated atmospheric conditions caused by odors, fumes, gases, poor ventilation and dusts.
J. Subject to oils and other cutting fluids via touch or air.
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