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Generalist Operator 0

Date: Nov 28, 2020

Location: Tacoma, WA, US

Company: James Hardie

We are looking for Hard-working Generalist Operators to join James Hardie - Tacoma!


Founded in 1888, James Hardie has become an industry leader in the building products sector and has provided millions of people protect and secure their homes from the elements - and we're just getting started. As we prepare our facility to move to a 24 hr operation, we're looking to hire exceptional machine operators to help us meet our production goals. If you are looking for a long term career with plenty of room for growth, we encourage you to apply.


Objectives of this role:

  • Accurately and efficiently operate complex machinery
  • Meet production needs of internal and external customers
  • Maintain high standards of company etiquette and codes of conduct
  • Contribute to a manufacturing process that is safe, efficient, and rewarding!




Daily and Monthly Responsibilities

  • Verify that safety equipment on Machinery is functional prior to operation
  • follow production instructions, either written or verbal, as necessary
  • Set up and perform minor calibrations on machinery, as needed
  • Operate Machinery in a manner that is safe to yourself and others
  • Perform inspections on machinery to ensure efficient operation and production
  • Maintain high quality of products as produced through machinery


Required skills and experience:

  • Ability to lift 50 lbs
  • Ability to pass a physical, drug screen and criminal background check
  • Available to work 12 hour shifts, some weekends and holidays
  • Personal commitment to working safe


Preferred skills and experience:

  • Previous manufacturing experience.
  • Experience with Machine Operating.
  • Forklift certification.
  • Basic math skills and the ability to read a tape measure.



Pay and Benefits

  • Starting rate: $17+/hr
  • Medical, Dental and Vision – effective on date of hire
  • Paid vacation and holidays.
  • 401(k) savings plan with dollar for dollar match up to 6%
  • All PPE provided, with 100% reimbursement for steel toed boots and prescription safety glasses.
  • Free Lunch Every Friday!


Drug Free Workplace, EOE, M/F/D/v

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $17.00 per hour

Nearest Major Market: Tacoma

Job Segment: Medical, Equipment Operator, Warehouse, Forklift, Healthcare, Manufacturing