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Kelly Services 3rd Shift Packaging Machine Operator Needed in North Chicago in North Chicago, Illinois

3rd Shift Packaging Machine Operator Needed in North Chicago

Pay $19.80

Duration: Long Term Contract

3rd Shift - 8 hour - 10:45pm - 7am - Sunday through Thursday + overtime


Inspects, labels and packages raw and finished products. May be required to maintain records according to Good Manufacturing Practices. May be working in a clean-room environment. Moderate supervision is required. 6 months-3 years + of experience in a manufacturing / warehouse setting required

Job Description

  • Operating packaging equipment or similar technical/pharmaceutical experience

o Doesn’t necessarily need to be in a pharma company but similar

  • Experience with safety, quality, GMP guidelines

  • Following procedures or similar experience (recipes, blueprints, high regulations)

  • Leadership background or potential

  • Maintenance/technical background with troubleshooting equipment, performing set-ups, cleaning equipment

  • Experience with operating systems or programs used on the equipment

We would prefer to have candidates that meet some of the requirements above, or have experience in other areas that would allow them potential to learn it quickly. If they don’t meet those, we would need to see a background that demonstrates good performance and a high aptitude for learning quickly.

Overtime and weekend work can be mandatory based on our workload- right now we are having mandatory overtime but it will switch back to voluntary at some point.

Operations of Production Lines: Effectively operate production line. Maintain change parts and tooling in base condition. Support setup of production line and equipment.

Setup of Production Lines : Assist in setup of automated equipment in primary or secondary packaging area.

Line Performance/OEE: Monitor assigned production lines for performance and identify/resolve performance related operation issues.

Line Clearance: Perform housekeeping cleans on the finishing lines.

Quality Tasks : Perform Quality impactful tasks throughout the production run, including but not limited to challenges, parameters, pulling samples, in-process checks and bulk/commodity accountability. Ability to identify product defects.

Troubleshooting Skills: Troubleshoot minor equipment related issues and performs minor adjustments to improve equipment efficiencies.

Vision System Skills/Knowledge: Basic knowledge and understanding of Vision System.

5S Program: Sustain 5S of parts and tooling across the floor.

Communication: Escalate higher level safety, quality, technical and operating issues in a timely manner to the appropriate groups. Communicates issues and shares learning experiences through open dialogue with peers and leadership.

Why Kelly ® ?

You’re looking to keep your career moving onward and upward, and we’re here to help you do just that. Our financial staffing experts will connect you with premier companies for opportunities where you can learn, grow, and thrive. Jobs that fit your skills and experience, and most importantly, fit right on your path of where you want to go in in your career. It all adds up.

About Kelly ®

At Kelly, we’re always thinking about what’s next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, we’re a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.