Injection Molding Machine Operator - Unit Line


Bridgestone Golf, Inc.

Job Description

Job Title:                          Injection Molding Machine Operator - Unit Line

Department:                   Ball Production

Location:                          Covington, GA

Shift:                                 Rotating

Reports To:                      Production Coordinator

SUMMARY

Sets up, operates, performs minor repairs and adjusts automated production machines on unit line to produce golf balls that meet established quality standards, by performing the following duties.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  •          Operates automated production machinery (including: grinders, injection molding, hot stamp, paint spray, and S-lines).
  •          Adjusts machinery to ensure continuous operation of all processes.
  •          Performs visual and mechanical quality checks to ensure all production meets quality standards.
  •          Makes necessary set-up on equipment for product or process changes.
  •          Submits daily production, quality and equipment reports.
  •          Operates forklift.
  •          Maintains clean, orderly, safe workplace.
  •          Requires weekend and holiday work.
  •          Other duties may be assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

High school diploma, or G.E.D., and three years related experience and/or training.

LANGUAGE SKILLS

Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.  Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS

Ability to calculate figures using whole numbers, fractions, and decimals.

REASONING ABILITY

Ability to apply commonsense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES

Requires strong mechanical aptitude

PHYSICAL DEMANDS 

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to sit and stoop, kneel, or crouch. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

WORK ENVIRONMENT 

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee frequently works near moving mechanical parts and is frequently exposed to fumes and airborne particles. The employee is occasionally exposed to vibration, and toxic or caustic chemicals. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

Please note that all applicants must apply at https://www.bebridgestone.com/en_us/job-details?id=2021_02811