Newell Brands Machine Operator in Lumberton, North Carolina

Position: Machine Operator

Shift: 1st shift

Reports To: Chica Tedder

Job Class: Factory Hourly

Location: Lumberton, NC

General Responsibility- Under close supervision, performs various duties to safely and efficiently operate, stock, and remove product from Injection Molding Machines and related equipment in accordance with detailed instructions.

Job Duties/Essential Functions – Under close supervision, works from written and verbal instructions to operate stapleset machines to manufacture or assemble finished products. Follows production schedules and product specifications to efficiently maintain quality and quantity standards, manually adds component parts and unloads machines; checks machine operations for jams, damaged product and levels of materials in staging area. Loads, unloads, and arranges materials and supplies, as needed; records and maintains production information required by appropriate inventory forms; marks or labels boxes of finished product (count and item number); accurately counts and disposes of all scrap made or found during the shift. Assists with and relieves other work center positions, as needed, during tear downs, changeovers and cleaning of machines, equipment, containers, and work areas, as needed. Assists in maintaining a safe and healthy condition on company property to achieve the best working environment possible for all employees and visitors. Performs duties in compliance with company policies and procedures. Maintains regular and predictable attendance. Performs other assignments as requested or as business needs require.

Minimum Requirements – 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.

Preferred Requirements- High school diploma or GED required, with over 12 months’ general manufacturing experience.

Newell Brands (NYSE: NWL) is a leading global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate, Sharpie, Dymo, EXPO, Parker, Elmers, Coleman, Jostens, Marmot, Oster, Sunbeam, FoodSaver, Mr. Coffee, Rubbermaid Commercial Products, Graco, Baby Jogger, NUK, Calphalon, Rubbermaid, Contigo, First Alert and Yankee Candle. For hundreds of millions of consumers, Newell Brands makes life better every day, where they live, learn, work and play. Newell Brands and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and comply with applicable employment laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled are encouraged to apply.