General Laborer Position Available – Dayton, NV

RTP Company is a specialty thermoplastics compounder with corporate headquarters located in Winona, MN. We operate twenty production plants in the United States, Europe, Mexico and Asia and have sales offices in major commerce centers around the world.

RTP Company is currently looking for a General Laborer at its Dayton, NV facility. General Laborers are responsible for the set up and operation of equipment which blends/mixes/packages/transports dry or liquid materials that comprise our customer products. They ensure the highest quality product at the lowest possible costs while meeting customer specifications and delivery requirements in accordance with RTP Company’s policies and procedures.

Key areas of responsibility:

  • Sets up, starts and runs all machinery, checking all controls for adherence to operating/safety procedures and ISO standards.
  • Weighs ingredients to meet specifications and inserts into machinery, or ensures the correct ingredients are delivered to the work area and inserts pre-blended materials into machinery.
  • Monitors production and equipment to ensure safe and efficient operation. Troubleshoots equipment and processing issues.
  • Operates machinery to mix, extrude/discharge or handle materials according to operating procedures, ensuring strands of material are continuous.
  • Examines material visually or physically to ensure conformance with established standards.
  • May take samples of materials to the lab for evaluation and instructions on any batch adjustments if needed.
  • Packages the finished pelletized materials in containers and/or bags.
  • Refers issues/problems to Production Leads or Production Managers for disposition.
  • Performs all required machine cleaning.
  • Completes and maintains all required system inputs/transactions. Responsible for data integrity.
  • Documents work completed as required including logs, data reports, procedures, etc.
  • Participates in training, retraining and continual improvement processes and methods.
  • Follows and complies with all safety and work rules and regulations. Maintains departmental housekeeping standards.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Must have a positive attitude
  • Dependable
  • Excellent attendance
  • Strong work ethic
  • Works well with others
  • Safety awareness
  • Forklift experience preferred
  • Mechanical skills preferred
  • Ability to read, write, and speak English

We offer a highly competitive benefits package and a competitive pay based on experience. For immediate consideration please apply online or in person at:

  • RTP Company
    23 W Airpark Vista Blvd.
    Dayton, NV 89403

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