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Lead Production Operator


Koch Separation Solutions is looking for a Lead Production Operator in Wilmington, MA. This person will provide floor level leadership to operators to meet scheduled production. This position is not eligible for relocation.

The following shifts are available:

  • Sunday -Tuesday and every other Wednesday 6:00PM-6:15AM
  • Sunday -Tuesday and every other Wednesday 6:00AM - 6:15PM
  • Thursday - Saturday and every other Wednesday 6:00PM - 6:15AM

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Provide floor level leadership to operators in the safe and efficient manufacture of membrane products and sub-assemblies that meet quality requirements in accordance with instructions provided by department and company leaders. 
  • Identify potential causes for scrap or poor product quality and provide suggestions for improvement where applicable. 
  • Assign work to team members as needed to meet Production requirements. 
  • Monitor Production to ensure that operations are being performed in accordance with directions in the shop paper. 
  • Report problems with facility, equipment, or raw materials and create corrective action to solve. 
  • Work as needed to backfill for an operator, move material or load equipment if needed. 
  • Help assigned production team and company achieve compliance and safety excellence. Step into leadership role where needed. 

The Experience You Will Bring


  • 6+ months of leadership or previous military experience
  • 6+ months experience with work orders, work instructions, QC procedures and/or filling out documentation

Physical Requirements:

  • Frequent lifting of materials and elements up to 40 pounds. 
  • Must be able to work 12 hour shift and be on feet all day. 
  • Ability to frequently stand, walk, reach within hands and arms length, stoop, stretch and crouch. 
  • Ability to work in wet environment 
  • Able to wear safety glasses, hearing protector and safety toe work shoes

What Will Put You Ahead

  • Manufacturing experience. 
  • Bachelors degree in Engineering
  • 6+ months experience using a personal computer in a work environment

Our goal is for each employee, and their families, to live fulfilling and healthy lives. We provide essential resources and support to build and maintain physical, financial, and emotional strength - focusing on overall wellbeing so you can focus on what matters most. Our benefits plan includes - medical, dental, vision, flexible spending and health savings accounts, life insurance, ADD, disability, retirement, paid vacation/time off, educational assistance, and may also include infertility assistance, paid parental leave and adoption assistance. Specific eligibility criteria is set by the applicable Summary Plan Description, policy or guideline and benefits may vary by geographic region. If you have questions on what benefits apply to you, please speak to your recruiter.

At Koch companies, we are entrepreneurs. This means we openly challenge the status quo, find new ways to create value and get rewarded for our individual contributions. Any compensation range provided for a role is an estimate determined by available market data. The actual amount may be higher or lower than the range provided considering each candidate’s knowledge, skills, abilities, and geographic location. If you have questions, please speak to your recruiter about the flexibility and detail of our compensation philosophy.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability and protected veteran status.
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test. 
This employer uses E-Verify.  Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com

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