Compression Molding Operator 2nd and 3rd Shift

The Carlstar Group

Jackson, TN

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Job Details

Level:    Entry
Job Location:    Jackson, TN - Jackson, TN
Position Type:    Full Time
Education Level:    High School Diploma or Equivalent
Salary Range:    $17.90 - $20.39 Hourly
Travel Percentage:    None
Job Category:    Manufacturing


Job Purpose Statement:

The position is responsible for the set-up and operation of machine to support production. Detects and reports machine and product problems to supervisor. Maintains the work area and equipment in a clean and orderly condition. Follows prescribed safety regulations.

Summary of Responsibility:

  • Assemble product using various types of equipment.
  • Understands the components of the machine as well as which components should be used for each process.
  • Inspect product to identify defects and scrap.
  • Use tools safely and efficiently
  • Read and understand build specifications required for operating machinary.
  • Understand and maintain hour by hour boards in daily production.
  • Detect and report faulty operation, defective, and/or unusual material conditions.
  • Understands and follows all safety rules associated with the job/machinary such as lockout/tagout, emergency response, and PPE.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


Education, Experience and Skills Required: Educational:

  • High School diploma/GED required, or commit to obtain a GED with Carlstar sponsored GED program within 12 months of hire date

  • Previous manufacturing experience at least 1 year exp – preferred

  • Certain locations may require the ability to obtain and maintain a valid forklift license.