Assistant Machine Operator

 Portland, OR

Req Number: 4814

Responsible for the operation of converting bag machines in adherence to all safety regulations and procedures that will ensure the manufacturing of a quality product with minimal scrap, while meeting a production schedule and keeping the work area clean. Responsibilities include:

  • Responsible for the set up and operation of bag machines to produce a quality product that meets or exceeds customers’ requirements.
  • Reads, understands, and ensures compliance to machine set-up and production requirements as outlined in work orders and blue lines.
  • Meets or exceeds daily production rates and scrap standards.
  • Trouble shoot & repair mechanical breakdowns & perform adjustments as necessary.
  • Perform bag machine changeovers as required while adhering to standards.
  • Set up & gauge printers as necessary
  • Provide training, assign, direct, and control the activities of assisting personnel. e.: Helpers, inspectors, etc.
  • Review and ensure compliance of safety rules and procedures with assisting personnel.
  • Maintain a clean work area in aisles and around the machine.
  • Perform scheduled preventative maintenance on bag machines as required. i.e.: twice daily and monthly machine lubrication, annual preventative maintenance, etc.
  • Must be able to adhere to company policy, safety rules and regulations, and wear PPE
  • Other duties as assigned.

  • Two – five years of experience operating machines
  • Proactive; exercises sound judgment and decision making; with the ability to identify problems and needs and develop solutions and/or options.
  • Must be able to work overtime as needed, including some Saturdays.


7333 SW Bonita Road, Portland, Oregon 97224

Second Shift