Overnight Machine Operator

Sellars Wipers & Sorbents

Milwaukee, WI


Join Our Growing Team! Make The Right Move & Roll With Us! 

Position: Machine Operator 

Shift: 7:00 pm -7:00 am (12-hour shift; 2-2-3 schedule)

 This Position Is Eligible For A $1000 Sign On BONUS, Production BONUS & Attendance BONUS!  

Do you have experience in trouble shooting and adjusting machines? Are you mechanically inclined? Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced environment? 

We are hiring for a Machine Operator who enjoys working in a team atmosphere! The Machine Operator is responsible for operating and troubleshooting a 75 yard long machine. The ideal candidate must be able to work 12 hours on a 2-2-3 schedule (2 days on, 2 days off, 3 days on), you get every other weekend off, able to safely lift up to 50lbs and able to reach 84 inches high. The Machine Operator must be very comfortable working in hot climate environment.


  • High school diploma or equivalency preferred.
  • Minimum 1-3 years of experience in troubleshooting, adjusting and basic machine repairs.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude and problem-solving skills.
  • Be able to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Comfortable with heights up to 50 ft. and operating scissor and articulating lifts.
  • Must have an overhead reach of at least 84” while standing flat-footed.
  • Ability to maintain a work schedule of 12.25 hour (rotating 2-2-3) shifts, including weekends, holidays and overtime.
  • Ability to constantly walk and stand for 12 hr shifts.
  • Ability to stoop, kneel, crouch, and climb ladders.

How you contribute as a team member:

  • Continuously work as a hands-on Machine Operator.
  • Assist with equipment set-up, adjustment, change overs and operation.
  • Troubleshoot and repair basic mechanical malfunctions.
  • Test quality and process finished product.


We frequently seek avenues to enhance our total rewards package as we recognize that our associates are a significant asset to our success and the community! All benefits are available to you from day one!

Medical insurance • Flex Spending Account • Dental • Vision • Voluntary Supplemental insurance • Employee Assistance Program • (Paid) Short-term Disability • (Paid) Long-term Disability • 401K (100% company match on the first 4% & total company match of 5%) • Employee Discount • On Demand Pay 

Applicants with disabilities may contact Human Resources via telephone, fax, e-mail, and other means to request and arrange for accommodations. If you need assistance to accommodate a disability, you may request an accommodation at any time. Please contact the Human Resources at [email protected].


Sellars Absorbent Materials is an equal opportunity employer. Sellars Absorbent Materials does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected under applicable law. All employment decisions are made on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.