Tenneco 2nd shift Operator in Hartwell, Georgia

2nd shift Operator

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Job Description

Position Purpose:To set up and operate machinery in support of the manufacturing process. Incumbent is also responsible for performing a variety of straightforward, routine manufacturing functions within the assigned work area.

Summary of Primary Duties:The incumbent is responsible for the operation and set up of machinery in the assigned department or work area ensuring that product meets or exceeds customer requirements. The incumbent participates in the company's quality initiatives including, but not limited to: TS/ISO certification and maintenance of quality systems in place. The incumbent participates in the company's safety programs by ensuring a safe and clean working environment, timely reporting of any safety violations, timely reporting of any workplace incidents or injuries, and effective housekeeping.

Principal Responsibilities and Duties: 1. Sets up machinery within the assigned department or work area to meet production specifications. 2. Operates machinery and equipment ensuring, customer requirements are met or exceeded. 3. Performs routine quality checks on manufactured product ensuring minimal defects. 4. Completes reports including but not limited to: poke-yoke charts, set up sheets, and scrap tickets. 5. Knows and follows all documented work instructions, etc.

Required Skills

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required:

  1. High school diploma or equivalent required (if outside hire).

  2. Able to read, write and comprehend the English language.

  3. Able to perform basic mathematical functions, including addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.

  4. Good eye-hand coordination.

  5. Mechanical aptitude.

  6. Knowledge of SPC and quality systems.

Physical Requirements:

  1. Lifting, carrying, pushing items up to 50 lbs.

  2. Repetitive motion.

  3. Standard levels of concentration.

  4. Ability to react to rapid changes

Safety Requirements:

  1. Safety shoes;

  2. Eye protection;

  3. Hand protection;

  4. Hearing protection;

  5. Face protection

Job Location

Hartwell, Georgia, United States

Position Type


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