3M is seeking a Production Operator located in Springfield, MO. This position is Full-Time.
The person hired for the position Operator, Production will be responsible for producing and assembling products in the plant. They operate and maintain machinery, ensure production standards are met, finalize products, and prepare them for shipping.
Observing all safety procedures, maintain a clean and safe work area
Applying quality instructions & specifications
Monitoring the production or packing operation to ensure quality objectives are met
Loading/unloading material into & from equipment
Working as a team member through sharing information, problem solving & assisting others
Understanding and following all safety policies and procedures
Following process standards to ensure quality product is produced
Performing data entry and recording required tests and adjusting processes as necessary to meet quality specifications
Maintaining excellent housekeeping
Handling hazardous waste material in accordance with federal and state regulations
Possess a High School Diploma/GED or higher (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution.
Ability to work a 2nd (second) or 3rd (third) shift depending on shift availability, OR ability to work a 12-hour night/rotating shift (approximately 7:00 PM – 7:00 AM)
Ability to work overtime, weekends and holidays as required.
Minimum one (1) year of plant and/or manufacturing experience in a public, private, government, or military environment
Post-high school education
Experience with control charting, material handling, packaging, chemical manufacturing, and hazardous waste management
Experience working with computers in a manufacturing setting
Attention to detail, prioritization, self-motivation, teamwork, problem solving, analytical thinking, effective communication skills, strong work ethic, initiative, and a focus on safety.
Ability to use computers in a manufacturing setting
Pay & Benefits:
Health Benefits (Vision & Dental) Coverage starts day 1 (One) of employment
Employee Stock Discount
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Pay & Benefits Overview: https://www.3m.com/3M/en_US/careers-us/working-at-3m/benefits/
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