Machine Operator In Blaine WA


Manufacturing and Production

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Job Type




Salary Range

Up to USD13.00/hr

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Bellingham, WA - (USA) 216 West Champion Street WA Bellingham , WA - 98225 Phone : 360-671-1977



Job Description

We have a great opportunity for an Machine Operator in Blaine, WA.

This is a temp to hire only position

At this facility they manufacture Industrial specialty lubricants for large corporations and they have partnered with Manpower to staff their current needs.

We are looking for people who are interested in working long-term on a set schedule with opportunity to be hired on. They offer great training programs to cross-train you in other areas so there is career growth within the company.

Job Details:

Ensure proper packaging materials are being used, Clean and efficient operation of filling line, Quick set up and changeovers of machines, Maintenance and troubleshooting of equipment, Accurate fill levels are maintained, Complete and accurate production reports, Set up or placement of empty containers to be filled, Securely cap or seal containers, Maintain high quality standards, Train and motivate production workers, Immediate and thorough cleanup of any spills, Ensure safe work practices are being followed, Start up and shut down of equipment, Check quality of packaging materials, Check quality of finished product.

* Math Skills: Good math skills are a must

* Problem Solving Skills: Will need to know why machines are not at peak performance, how to increase output and how to fix errors.

* Attention to Detail: Keen attention to detail is required.

* Mechanical and Technical Skills: Some machines are controlled by computers and operators will need to work various equipment.

* Stamina: Machine operators often work long hours doing repetitive movements.

* Analytical Skills: Machine operators will need to read and understand blueprints, schematics, models and other specifications.

Hours of working:

Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm

Pay:$13.00 per hour to start. Once hired on it will be $15.00 with annual raises

Benefits to get hired on:

Medical - premium pd 100% for Employee

Vision - Premium pd 100% for Employee

Dental - Premium pd 50% for Employee, 50% pre-tax payroll deduction

Health Savings Account - Pre-tax contributions in amount employee specifies. Employer will contribute ½ of employee contribution plus $ 125 at month end payroll.

Personal time - 1 day earned each quarter, 4 days/year

Sick Time - 1 day earned bi-monthly, 6 days/year

Holiday - 9 paid Holidays during the year

Vacation Days paid - January 1 following first year of employment = 5 days paid vacation, January 1, for 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th year = 10 days paid vacation, year 6-12 = 15 days paid vacation, year 13-19 = 20 days paid vacation, 20 years and over of employment = 25 days paid vacation.

If you feel you are the right one for the job please create your account with Manpower at upload your current resume and contact Sandra at 360-671-1977 immediately to get set up with an interview. Your resume must show relevant Machine Operator experience and if you have trouble shooting that is a plus!

Manpower - Bellingham/Mountain West