Sort Machine Operator

Sort and/or assemble product in the Inspection Department.  Position reports to Inspection Supervisor and/or Group Leader. Reasonable accommodations may be made to ensure individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

(The below statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed.  They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of incumbents in this job classification).

Main responsibilities:

• Ensure that all work activities are performed in accordance with established environmental, health, safety, quality and compliance standards.
• Ensure continual improvement in all areas of operation through employee development and involvement.
• Ensure compliance with all federal, state, local, and county environmental laws, regulations and standards
• Implement lean manufacturing concepts including continuous improvement and housekeeping procedures.
• Maintain and follow all TS-16949 and ISO 14001 procedures that are applicable to this position.
• Sorter: Remove defective parts accurately and efficiently from orders per instructions or samples.
• Assembler: Assemble parts with correct components with set efficiency standards.
• Sorter/Assembler: Maintain lot control on all parts and components. Correctly fill out all required paperwork per assignments. Keeps work area clean and orderly.
• Water Spider: Responsible for ensuring machine operators maintain optimum feed rate and production, and quality objectives. This may include making cartons, moving cartons, completing required documentation to ensure lot integrity. Mobile equipment experience a plus.
• All Positions: additional responsibilities may be required; i.e., label making, label boxes, assemble empty boxes, palletize, shrink wrap, and keep area clean. This is not an all-inclusive listing


• Team player.
• 1-3 years previous industrial assembly experience.
• Good communication skills.
• Ability to visually detect small imperfections in product.
• Ability to read & write in English – legibly.
• Ability to work independently; ability to take direction; must train other employees when requested.
• Ability to lift up to 35 lbs. repeatedly.
• Ability to stand for prolonged periods of time. Ability to climb stairs throughout the shift.
• Ability & willingness to work all required overtime, including weekends.
• Ability & willingness to work on other shift(s), if required.
• PC Literate.
• Must be flexible to change shifts if business conditions require a transfer.

• Complete Environmental Health and Safety Policies and Procedures training of self and staff, administration of all programs, audits and corrective action plans in area.
• TS-16949 Quality Systems administration and ISO 14001 Environmental Management Standards.
• Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) System.


Department: Supply Chain