17 days old

Machine Operator

XPO Logistics, Inc.
Ellenwood, GA 30294
  • Job Code
    116964-en_US
Logistics done differently.

Join XPO Logistics, a company named among the most admired in the world by Fortune and one of America's best employers by Forbes. At XPO, our employees take pride in their work and show dedication to their job. As the Machine Operator, you will be responsible for the operation of the Bagger, Scale, Case Erector and Cartoner machines, as well as the performance of the entire Bagger Line. You will perform all jobs throughout the packaging line to provide direction and support to all line associates in order to meet requirements. If you're looking for a growth opportunity, join us at XPO.

Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and more.

What you'll do on a typical day:

  • Operate Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) driven state-of-the-art high-speed bagging machinery with attached automatic cartoner machines
  • Supply the scale with intermediate components and bagging materials (film) to keep the machine running
  • Operate the bagging machine with minimal waste to finished product and packaging material
  • Perform quality assurance checks throughout the day, inspecting for packaging defects, material defects and quality
  • Troubleshoot machinery breakdowns, clean machine jams and align rolls of bagging materials to minimize downtime and promote productivity; assist technician with more complex machinery breakdowns and repairs
  • Perform periodic adjustments on the bagging machine and scale to ensure that it is always performing at peak efficiency
  • Provide hourly count reports of production and downtime
  • Complete general housekeeping duties around the machine, such as sweeping floors and cleaning machine parts, supply tables, rework tables, etc.

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you'll need:

  • To successfully meet all background check requirements

It'd be great if you also have:
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 1 year of warehouse experience
  • Experience independently operating a bagging machine and producing a quality product in a team-based environment
  • The ability to speak, read (fine print) and write in English, follow verbal and written directions, write simple correspondence and effectively communicate with others
  • The willingness to be cross-trained to operate different styles of bagging machines

This job requires the ability to:
  • Lift up to 50 lbs. without assistance
  • Stand for extended periods of time
  • Work in a warehouse environment that is not climate-controlled
  • Safely walk, reach (including above your head), bend, climb, push, pull, twist, squat and kneel

Be part of something big.

XPO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team - energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make XPO a great place to work.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.





Posted: 2020-03-14 Expires: 2020-04-12
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