Technical Operator - Night Shift

First Quality Enterprises Inc Hazleton, PA

First Quality Enterprises, Inc. (FQE), founded in 1988, is a global multi-billion dollar privately held company with over 4,200 employees. Its corporate offices are located in Great Neck, New York, with manufacturing facilities and offices in Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Georgia, Canada, and China. FQE is a diversified family of companies manufacturing consumer products ranging from Absorbent Hygiene (adult incontinence, feminine care, and baby care), Tissue (bath and towel), and Industrial (non-woven fabrics, print and packaging materials, thermoformed plastics), serving institutional and retail markets throughout the world. FQE focuses on private label and branded product lines.

Our core business philosophy is built on a proud culture driven by safety and quality, respect, humility, integrity, customer focus, and teamwork. With leading edge manufacturing technologies and processes and visionary leadership, FQE is positioned to continue significant growth in the coming years. We are seeking an experienced Technical Operator for our First Quality Nonwovens facility located in Hazleton, Pa.

Primary responsibilities include:

* Observes all safety rules and uses the proper safety equipment at all times.

* One will be working with high speed technically advanced equipment.

* Operating taping, labeling, and packing machines for finished rolled goods.

* Performing quality checks with calipers and tape measures.

* Maintains quality standards for the product.

* Keeps the machine and the surrounding area clean.

* Follow instructions of the Team Lead.

* Becomes proficient in the operation of the slitter and able to assist on the mainline; or proficient on mainline and able to assist on the slitter within 12 months of hire.

* Advance through the pay-for-skills program through Technical Operator II required.

* Performs other duties as necessary when directed to do so.

The ideal candidate should possess the following skills:

* High school diploma or equivalent required.

* Able to follow instructions of the Team Lead.

* Able to operate in a fast paced environment.

* Previous manufacturing, distribution center, or industrial experience preferred.

* Able to work in a team environment.

* Become proficient in the operation of the slitter and able to assist on the mainline; or proficient on mainline and able to assist on the slitter within 12 months of hire.

* Prior computer experience preferred.

* Must be able to work nights and weekends.

First Quality offers the following:

* Starting rate based upon experience

* Advancement and increased earning opportunities based upon acquired skills.

* Shift differential of $1.50/hour for hours worked between 9:00pm - 9:00am.

* Medical, Dental and Vision benefits available on the first day of employment.

* 3 personal days after 90 days.

* 3-day weekend every other week.

* 3-day work week every other week.

* 40 hours of vacation after 6 months.

* FQN offers quarterly incentives and year end discretionary bonus.

* 401(k) match.

* Tuition reimbursement.

* FQN has an on-site Cafe' with made to order meals.

* On-site state-of-the-art fitness center at no charge to team members.

* Holiday and company events provided by company.

Excellent compensation and benefits, which are effective the first day of employment!

Equal Opportunity Employer

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