YZ Level Operator - 1st Shift

Position Description

Job Summary

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Are you looking to join a dynamic company that values you as an employee? Are you a highly motivated individual who likes a challenge? Do you want a great work environment and great benefits like medical/pharmacy/dental, life insurance, short-term disability, 401k employer match, an employer sponsored pension plan and up to a 10% annual bonus? If you answered YES to these questions, then this is the job for you! Apply NOW!

We are currently seeking two energetic self-starters to fill manufacturing operator positions on our first shift, Monday through Friday. The ideal candidate will have safety as their #1 priority, be mechanically inclined and have good communication skills. The successful candidate will be responsible for operating manufacturing equipment, performing various quality checks of the final product, and reporting any issues with equipment to their supervisor.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Work safely
  • Participate in the Saint-Gobain WCM program (Continuous Improvement)
  • Feed raw materials into various production machinery
  • Responsible for the start-up, shut-down and cleanouts of all production equipment in the chrome area
  • Perform quality checks while material is in-process to ensure final quality is acceptable to customers
  • Make adjustments to processing parameters to achieve desired final specifications
  • Store raw materials, in-process materials and finished goods in their proper locations
  • Operate a forklift to move pallets of raw materials, totes, etc.
  • May need to operate equipment at elevated heights on occasion (ladders/platforms)
  • Package finish goods to be shipped
  • Load/unload trucks as needed
  • Maintain work areas and equipment

Required Qualifications


  • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Previous experience working in a manufacturing facility preferred
  • Team player
  • Strong work ethic and organizational skills
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced manufacturing environment
  • Capable of lifting 50 pounds unassisted
  • Reliable transportation to/from work

Company Summary

With over 60,000 employees working across 46 countries, Saint-Gobain’s Innovative Materials Sector boasts a unique and profitable portfolio of high-tech and high value-added solutions for housing and construction, mobility, healthcare and industry.

A true technology bridgehead for the Saint-Gobain Group, the Innovative Materials Sector is supported by 3 powerful growth drivers: innovation, co-development and research.

In the field of High Performance Materials, it proposes a comprehensive range of innovative technologies targeting the housing and construction market, transport, industry and healthcare, and combined into four families of materials: ceramics, polymers, abrasives and technical fabrics. Flat Glass is a world leader in manufacturing, processing and selling glass products for the construction and transportation sector (including the automotive industry).

Saint-Gobain provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Saint-Gobain is an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and supports the hiring of veterans.

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YZ Level Operator - 1st Shift

Location: Northampton

Posting Date: 07/22/2021

Job Code: 587079

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