•High pressure mold washing. •Mold setup. •Preventive maintenance tasks. •Know and perform all duties assigned to Machine Operators in Western’s Emergency Preparedness Policy. •Perform duties associated with effluent discharge, as needed. •Report all safety near-miss, incident and accident occurrences, as well as observed unsafe acts, to your supervisor. •Cross-train in other functions or tasks as requested or required, including but not limited to: •Operate forklifts as needed or requested. •Learn plumbing. •Hoist operation and training. •Body Agility: required to see, hear, smell, use hands, carry, stretch, reach, push, pull, balance, kneel, climb, crouch, crawl, sit, stand, stoop and walk. •Required to walk and/or stand continuously for extended periods (3-4 hours) on plant production floor. •Required to typically work 8 hour production shift; may be required to work 12 hour production shift, or 12 hours in a 24 hour period. •Required to work in hot, wet, crowded, low light and tight spaces; required to traverse stairs and ladders, work on elevated platforms and in underground pits (work environment temperature may exceed 100 degrees Fahrenheit). •Required to lift up to 70 pounds. •Required to visually discern details of multiple products, see and differentiate colors, and possess adequate close and distance vision. •Ability to work independently with minimal supervision. •Previous production experience; experience as a machine operator, particularly operating programmable logic controller equipment (PLCs) a plus. •Highly developed mechanical aptitude, troubleshooting, diagnosis and problem resolution skills. •Strong attention to detail, good organizational skills, ability and desire to work well with others in a team environment. •Willingness to work flexible hours. •Basic mathematical aptitude and skills; English writing skills. •Must be able to read and comprehend manuals, instructions, rules and documents written in English; must be able to understand verbal instructions or directions in English. •Effective verbal communication skills in order to communicate with supervisors, managers, fellow operators, maintenance or mold and die personnel and co-workers. •Basic ability to use spreadsheets, word processing documents and electronic mail software (especially Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook) a plus. •Must be qualified to operate a forklift.