16 days old

Machine Operator - Lowell, AR

Oldcastle APG Inc
Lowell, AR 72745
  • Job Code


Job ID: 301340


MoistureShield, a CRH company, is a division withinOldcastle APG. MoistureShield has pioneered the use of recycled polyethylene plastic in the manufacture of composite building materials. With its constantly evolving portfolio of patented and proprietary recycling technologies, MoistureShield has been widely recognized as a leader in resource conservation innovation and received the EPA Award for Environmental Excellence for its process of converting scrap plastic to composite outdoor decking.

Job Summary

The machine operator is responsible for ensuring production of finished plastics in the department remains optimal. This is accomplished by sorting material, loading feed belts, operating densification control room and all associated equipment and machinery. Ensures blending and pulverizing of plastics; complies with company standards by following quality standards and measures, while producing acceptable product and loading bulk trucks for shipment. Performs autonomous maintenance on equipment associated with densification and pulverization and maintains product and product flow in ingredient bins.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Recognizes incoming material types

  • Performs autonomous maintenance for all equipment per SOP

  • Performs startup and shutdown procedures

  • Adjusts equipment to ensure a quality product

  • Studies finished materials and makes necessary changes for improvement

  • Inspect and report quality problems with materials at any stage in the process

  • Fills out downtime and production logs correctly and completely

  • Maintains accurate inventory records

  • Climbs bins for inventory and verifications

  • Maintains documentation for all material processes

  • Performs shift inspections on industrial vehicles as required. Maintain industrial vehicles charged/fueled

  • Loads, unloads and scans inventory to trailers and storage areas

  • Responsible to perform ERP transactions associated with task


  • Previous machine operator experience in a manufacturing setting

  • Must be able to read, write and calculate basic math functions

  • Some mechanical and troubleshooting skills

  • Safety and Quality-oriented

  • 1 year forklift and skid loader experience

Physical Requirements

While performing the duties of the job, the employee is regularly required to:

  • Stand for extended periods of time

  • Lift 25-40 lbs

  • The employee must have the capability to perform physical activities that require the use of arms, legs, and your whole body bending, crouching, pushing, pulling, climbing, stooping and reaching

What CRH Americas Offers You

  • Highly competitive base pay

  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs

  • Group retirement savings program

  • Health and wellness programs

  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion

About CRH Americas

CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North Americas largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

MoistureShield, a CRH company, is a great place to grow! If youre up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our career site. Please complete your online profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!

CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on thislink.

Posted: 2021-06-07 Expires: 2021-07-06
Sponsored by:
ADP Logo
Sponsored by:
Bank of America Logo

Featured Jobs[ View All ]

Featured Employers

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

Machine Operator - Lowell, AR

Oldcastle APG Inc
Lowell, AR 72745

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast