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Extrusion Operator (Machine Operator)

Date: Apr 8, 2021

Location: Springfield, IL, US

Company: Contech Engineered Solutions LLC

Springfield, IL


Contech Engineered Solutions is seeking a Plastics Extrusions Operator Trainee to join our manufacturing team in Springfield, IL. This is a full time employment opportunity offering competitive pay, benefits and PTO during the first year of employment.


Primary Responsibilities

  • Receives instructions from the Extrusion Operator
  • Is familiar with equipment and can continue  production in absence of the operator
  • Help train the take-off man and Packagers
  • Starts up all lines
  • Restarts equipment after a power failure
  • Adjust dies and corrugator as necessary to manufacture pipe within specifications
  • Perform in-process quality control tests to ensure pipe and fittings are within specifications
  • Monitor equipment and perform minor maintenance as well as assist maintenance personnel when necessary
  • Continually train with the Extrusion Operator and assist him as necessary
  • Operate all extrusion and molding production equipment in automatic and manual modes
  • Operates forklift occasionally to obtain crates of supplies to and from work area.
  • Maintains work area and equipment in clean, orderly conditions.
  • Other duties assigned



  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Ability to work with precision instruments.
  • Good attention to detail and organizational skills


Local Candidates Only Please. No Relocation Assistance is Available.

Contech is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and participates in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identification, transgender status, national origin, protected veteran status, or status as an individual with a disability. Click here to view information regarding your Equal Employment Opportunity rights and protections: EEO is the Law & EEO is the Law Supplement.  Contech is a drug-free workplace and conducts pre-employment testing as a condition of employment.  If you are unable to apply online due to a disability, contact the Contech Recruiting team at (513) 645-7000.

Nearest Major Market: Springfield

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