Entry Level Production Operator / Machine Operator
Our client a manufacturer of paper packaging solutions in Cottage Grove, MN is seeking to hire both 2nd and 3rd shift Production Operators / Machine Operators. This is a direct hire role complete with a benefits package that includes medical, dental, PTO, 401-k, profit sharing, paid training program, and a Pay for Skills Program to increase your hourly pay rate.
We are seeking a motivated and reliable individuals that are interested in a long-term career inside the world of corrugated manufacturing. This is a brand-new facility that opened up less than a year ago, and you will be working alongside a team of 50+ employees under the following logistics…
Location: Cottage Grove, MN
Pay – $16.00/hour ($15.50/hour plus an additional $.50/hour for shift differential) plus full benefits
2nd Shift: 4:00pm - Midnight
3rd Shift: Midnight - 8:00am (You will have the flexibility to train on 1st or 2nd shift for 4-6 weeks before moving over to 3rd shift)
You are paid during the entire training program which will last 4-6 weeks. For 3rd shift positions, you can train on either 1st or 2nd shift before being moved over to your 3rd shift role. Overtime will exist depending on workflow so all candidates must be willing to work some OT.
To begin, the key to this role is the ability to learn simple labor tasks which include counting, measuring and moving corrugated materials (pieces of cardboard) to fill customer orders. Advanced roles include driving fork and lift trucks, initiating new runs, as well operating computers that run the corrugated production line. All skills include a set training program to advance your skills for heightened duties and increased pay.