Job Title:

3rd Shift Production Associate

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Job Summary:

3rd Shift Production Associate

We are looking for three 3rd Shift Production Associate’s for a job in Palatine, IL. The Production Assocaite would be working with a heavy plastics company within the automotive industry that has been around for close to 65 years. This is a long term role with the opportunity to go direct after 4 months. 


Shift: 11 pm – 7 am

Pay: $12.50 an hour

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable
Accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • A rate of 100% is to be maintained on all jobs that are proven capable of doing 100% with a min. of 95% on most machines and processes including sorting. Produces quality parts daily.
  • Assures required safety equipment is worn in designated areas. Follows all safety rules & guidelines. Works in a safe manner at all times.
  • Properly completes paperwork (move ticket, job card, etc.) as required.
  • Reads and understands OJT Process Sheets and utilizes them with the help of the Team Leader, Group Leader and/or OJT Trainer.
  • Operates presses at a consistent rate of 100% with a min. of 95% on most machines and processes including sorting.
  • Works with all team members in a positive manner that encourages cooperation in achieving plant goals and customer
  • Reports any process changes to Team Leader, Group Leader and/or Set-Up immediately.
  • Reports all injuries, regardless of how minor, and/or safety incidents to Team Leader or Group Leader immediately.
  • Follow all 5S principles. Maintains a neat and clean work area by using good housekeeping methods and 5 S principles.
  • Performs packaging requirements as needed by following the requirements on OJT process sheet.
  • Maintains regular checks on product per Quality Control Plan.
  • Maintains proper identification of scrap required, using information from OJT process sheets and documenting this information on the job card.
  • Increase customer satisfaction (internal and external) by participating in identifying customer needs, surveying customer satisfaction, involving customers in continuous process improvements, etc.
  • Contributes to continuous process improvement by:
    • Understanding the concepts of process, process variation & waste identification
    • Active involvement in formal & informal process improvement initiatives and suggestions
    • Reports quality issue(s) & high scrap to trainer or Supervisor immediately.
    • Achieve certification on jobs that have been trained to.
  • Follow all company policies & procedures, including Associate Conduct behaviors & expectations.
  • Perform all other job related tasks as required as assigned by Manager or Supervisor.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status.