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Production Operator

Description

“On-Demand pay! Your money, when you want it”. 

Our Guardian Glass facility, in Carleton, MI, is looking for Production Operators. If you enjoy working in a team environment, are detail-oriented and safety-focused, then this may be the job for you!

Our operators have the flexibility to work any shift, and work holidays, weekends, and overtime as needed. This role offers a starting rate of $18hr, a sign-on bonus of $1,000, after 30 days and an increase to $19hr after one year of employment. We offer a robust benefits package that includes but is not limited to; a 401k match of 7% and 120hrs of vacation time.

Who is Guardian Industries?

When you are looking at a city’s skyline or any of the latest cars and trucks, chances are you’re seeing our products. Through Guardian Glass, a Guardian Industries company, we make high- performance, energy efficient glass for homes and buildings. To Learn more, visit our website at: https://www.guardian.com


What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Prepare final products for shipping and distribution
  • Operate and troubleshoot equipment utilized during daily manufacturing
  • Become proficient and fully qualified in operation areas
  • Consistently demonstrate values and behaviors in alignment with our Market Based Management culture
  • Drive continuous improvement for department
  • Understand and execute daily run schedules, resolve quality issues, report/escalate unresolved issues immediately
  • Participate in setting team goals and managing job assignments
  • Drive and meet quality standards
  • Complete general housekeeping duties to maintain a continuously safe and clean work environment
  • Perform tasks that entail lifting, walking, climbing, stooping, standing, pushing, and/or pulling for up to 12hs per day in a non, climate-controlled environment
  • Maintain a strict adherence to safety rules and regulations, to include wearing safety equipment

The Experience You Will Bring

  • Experience using a computer

What Will Put You Ahead

  • One (1) or more years of experience working in a manufacturing or industrial environment
  • Preventive and predictive maintenance experience
  • A minimum of six (6) months of machine operator experience



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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