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Production Operator Job in Akron, Ohio US

Production Operator

OhioMeansJobs Summit County - Akron, OH

Posted: 9/28/2021 - Expires: 12/27/2021

Job ID: 232200340


Job Description

On behalf of a manufacturer in Akron, OhioMeansJobs Summit County is currently recruiting for Production Operator.


#1 Objective:

Monitors production and keeps restocking/refilling material as needed


Main Job Duties Include:

  1. Clears finish product from manufacturing line
  2. Prepares QC samples
  3. Monitors product quality
  4. Boxes and stores material for quality review
  5. Documents Production Conditions
  6. Cleans and Maintains Area
  7. Ensure production environment is maintained during shift
  8. Ability to fill out production records
  9. Adhere to preventative maintenance schedules for production line


Skills Required:

  • Background Check and Drug Screen
  • High School Diploma / G.E.D.
  • Good math (including metric) and reading skills along with English fluency
  • Safety and quality conscious
  • High attention to detail
  • Manufacturing or industrial experience


Tough/Challenging part of the job:

  • Must be able to stand 8 hours per day
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds frequently
  • Must be open to wearing multiple hats and being cross trained
  • Hot in the summer, warm in the winter



  • Full-time
  • 7:30am – 6:00pm (production hours)
  • 6:00am – 2:30pm (non-production hours)
  • Expect overtime when in production (which is most of the year)
  • No nights, No weekends, No holidays


Training: Onboarding orientation is completed on the first day, safety training is conducted then you are moved to the floor to start one on one training with a seasoned member of the team


Compensation: $14 - $16 per hour


Growth Opportunity:

This is a 90-day temp-to-hire opportunity.

If you are hired on as a permanently, you will be offered the following benefits:

Hospitalization (75% of employee coverage covered by the company), 401K Retirement (with company matching), Vacation time available after 1 year of service, 6 paid Holidays per year, Quarterly bonuses and Annual wage increases based upon personal performance

Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Regular Employment
Skill Based Partner:
Education Level:
Attained Certificate of equivalency for a HS degree
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
Work Shift:
Job Reference Code
$14.00 - $16.00 /hour
Licenses / Certifications:
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