HOURLY: Machine Operator (Production Associate) in Weyauwega, WI at Reynolds Consumer Products

Date Posted: 7/1/2024

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Job Title: HOURLY: Machine Operator (Production Associate) 

City: Weyauwega / State: Wisconsin                                                   

Job Description

Join Reynolds Consumer Products…a world of opportunities! We are passionate about achieving results and have fun winning as a team! We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace environment in which individual differences are recognized, respected and appreciated.

At Reynolds Consumer Products, we provide amazing job opportunities for growth with competitive salaries and benefits in an exciting, dynamic, fast-paced, and fun workplace environment.  Are you looking to build a strong career? Then we have an opportunity for you! We are searching for a full time entry-level Machine Operator-Production Associate at our fast-paced plant in Weyauwega, WI.



Pay: $20.58/Hour

Your Role:

As a Machine Operator-Production Associate, you will be responsible for filling customer orders, operating equipment to create finished goods, packaging products, and upholding our safety standards. You will have the opportunity to:

  • Have a basic knowledge of the extrusion process and a mechanical understanding of various equipment, including the ability to operate computerized equipment. Be able to troubleshoot equipment to resolve problems. Have an understanding of the quality requirements of the product being produced.
  • Operate extrusion line (s) including, but not limited to, the following tasks:
    a. Perform changeover on mater and winder for different zipper styles.
    b. Assemble spools and prepare other components for production.
    c. Have a basic understanding of resins and resin handling.
    d. Heat up extruder (s) and perform all start up tasks.
    e. Adjust extruder heat profile as needed while running.
    f. Adjust water temperature and level as needed.
    g. Set up and adjust winder parameters to achieve good roll geometry.
    h. Purge extruder and perform all shutdown tasks.
    i. Assist in conducting trials and running R&D work orders.
  • Perform all required documentation and quality checks including, but not limited to, the following tasks:
    a. Read, understand and follow product specifications.
    b. Accurately report production data including some data entry and maintain production logbook.
    c. Use various measurement and data collection equipment and perform all required quality checks.
    d. Perform back checks on held or rejected product. Work with internal customers to re-run rejected products.

Ultimately, you will play an important part in our production process and you will help us maintain our status in the industry by ensuring that we are making quality products. As a valued employee, you will have access to our competitive benefits package, you will be financially rewarded for learning new skills, and you will have opportunities for growth.

You will love it here if…

  • You enjoy hands-on work
  • You are looking to gain valuable experience to advance your career
  • You value accuracy and precision
  • You enjoy working in a fast-paced environment

What we have to offer you here at Reynolds

  • Wisely Pay Card – so you can get your money fast
  • Comprehensive Benefits Plan (Medical, Dental, and Vision)
  • Wellness Program that pays you back up to $1,000 a year!
  • 401K
  • PTO
  • Tuition Assistance
  • Employee Referral Program earn up to $1,000
  • Pay for Skills program
  • Life Insurance
  • Employee Resource Program
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Adoption Assistance
  • Infertility Coverage
  • Enhanced Musculoskeletal Wellness Program

We need you to have:

  • Assist co-workers and relieve other operators for breaks.
  • Provide training for other operators.
  • Other miscellaneous duties as assigned by Team/Group Leader or Process Leader.
  • Prior manufacturing experience
  • Knowledge of manufacturing equipment
  • Experience with using TPM

We encourage veterans and individuals from other diverse backgrounds to apply.

Want to know more? Check out our website of connect with us on LinkedIn!

Apply today to join a fast-growing innovative company!

            Not a good fit but know someone who is? Please refer them!

   Local candidates only, no relocation assistance available


Join Reynolds Consumer Products and

Drive Your Career across a world of opportunities!  

For applicants or employees who are disabled or require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process, you may request assistance by emailing us at Recruitment@ReynoldsBrands.com.

No recruiter calls or emails please.

Reynolds Consumer Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer EEO AA M/F/Vet/Disability.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, genetics, or disability.

Reynolds Consumer Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer that complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO is The Law Poster: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

The Pay Transparency Regulations Frequently Asked Questions can be found on this link: 

Pay Transparency Regulations Frequently Asked Questions | U.S. Department of Labor (dol.gov)

The poster and the supplement can be found on this link.