Materials Operator 1 (Recycler)


Kent, WA

What’s Expected of the Materials Operator (Recycle) position?

  • Operate shredder and grinders to recycle lineal and die flop scrap from Production.
  • Operate pulverizers to efficiently respond to Materials regrind needs.
  • Fill gaylords with various materials from a variety of sources (pulverizers, silos, bags)
  • Transport gaylords of powder/regrind material to and from extruder lines or other designated areas.
  • Drive forklift to perform work tasks – tow/pull cards, move gaylords, etc., throughout the plant.
  • Keep area clean and organized (clean floors, machines)
  • Adhere to established standard operating procedures, and safety guidelines.


What you bring:

  • Previous industrial manufacturing experience, preferred.
  • Previous forklift certification, preferred.
  • Good computer proficiency with the ability to log into systems and enter data timely and accurately.
  • Good ability to read and understand weights and measures.
  • Good detail orientation, with the ability to review work for accuracy.
  • Good basic math skills.
  • Ability to perform the physical functions of the job.