• Location: Chariton, Iowa
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #9195
  • Salary: $52,000.00 - $65,000.00

General Production Operator 
1st, 2nd and 3rd shift
$52,000 salary w/ $13,000 in incentives 


  • Safety First– follow processes provided / Be alert / Be focused / Be organized / Report any irregularities – nonconformities in equipment or personnel
  • Receive and follow direction of daily schedule given by Extrusion Manager and Shift Supervisor
  • Verify correct alloys are set up for each tool as per work order
  • Verify-utilize – enter correct die recipes
  • Verify and assist loading the applicable tooling into press as per work order
  • Expedite tooling change in an efficient and effective manner as per training
  • Enter recipe information into press
  • Spot check dimensions as per training / pre-post-saw-finished product
  • Run and monitor the Extrusion press per provided recipe
  • Contact Extrusion Supervisor for all concerns during production run
  • Spot check stretch process as requested in recipe and print/tolerances
  • Communicate with Head Stretch and Supervisor on potential changes
  • Spot check saw process as per recipe and work order
  • Communicate with Saw Operator and Supervisor on potential changes
  • Utilize precision tools / calipers / Micrometers / Squares / Protractors / Applicable go-no-go gauges as per recipe and training
  • Continually quantify process is reaching expected recipe efficiencies / Contact supervisor if manipulation is necessary
  • Enter information as to move work orders into position for processing
  • Report to pre or postproduction meetings as required


  • Full time – Salary Position
  • Incentive potential
  • Overtime above 48 total hours in addition to base salary
  • Potential higher starting salary based on experience
  • 8 hour shift
  • Bonus pay
  • Pay: $20.00 – $25.00 per hour – Starting – transitions to $52K Base after training
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance
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