Warehouse Machine Operator Mechanic

Metairie, LA 70001

Posted: 07/26/2023 Job Type: Warehouse / Equipment Operation Job Number: no80 Pay Rate: 19-20

Job Description

Perform necessary pre-operation activities to ensure proper equipment startup and operation on multiple pieces of equipment

Operate/monitor multiple pieces of equipment during operation to ensure quality production and minimal unplanned stops

Communicate with team members and support teams to ensure continuous production of the correct product at high quality levels with minimal wasted time and materials

Adjust machine components and machine tension and pressure according to size or processing angle of product.

Regulate machine flow, speed, or temperature.

Stop or reset machines when malfunctions occur, clear machine jams, fix, document, and report malfunctions to a supervisor.

Sort, weigh, and inspect products, verifying and adjusting product weight or measurement to meet specifications.

Clean, oil, and make minor adjustments or repairs to machinery and equipment, such as opening valves or setting guides.

Monitor the production line, watching for problems such as pile-ups, jams.

Start machine by engaging controls.

Count and record finished and rejected packaged items.

Performs other related duties as requested. 


Job Requirements

Ability to work in a fast-paced, high-speed environment, follow standardized procedures and adhere to safe work practices in a continuous improvement environment

Mechanical and troubleshooting aptitude

Attention to safety, quality, and efficiency

Basic math skills

Strong problem-solving skills

Willing to perform repetitive tasks for extended periods

Education and Experience:


High School Diploma or G.E.D

Experience at making mechanical adjustment to equipment.

Experience at running machines that packages product.

Experience with filler machines preferred.

Physical Requirements:


Ability to maintain focus and situational awareness.

Must be able to move and lift up to 40-pounds.

Able to sit and stand for long periods of time.

Must be able to bend/stoop, squat/crouch, climb, kneel and twist.


Please apply at 110 Veterans Ave. Suite 120 in Metairie Louisiana. Or call at (504)779-9040.

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