Machine Operator Positions – South Boston, VA

RTP Company, headquartered in Winona, Minn., is a global compounder of custom engineered thermoplastics. The company has over 20 manufacturing plants located in the United States, Mexico, Europe, Singapore and China. RTP Company’s engineers develop customized thermoplastic compounds in over 60 different engineering resin systems for applications requiring color, conductive, elastomeric, flame retardant, high temperature, structural, and wear-resistant properties.

We are currently seeking Machine Operators for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd shift production at our South Boston, VA facility. Machine Operators are responsible for the complete set up and operation of thermoplastic extrusion equipment. This is a full-time entry-level position with a lot of heavy lifting and repetitive tasks. The qualified individual will have a desire to be part of a friendly team-focused facility and will have experience and a desire to work in a manufacturing setting.


  • Able to work 1st (7:00am-3:00pm), 2nd (3:00pm-11:00pm), or 3rd (11:00pm-7:00am) shift with some overtime
  • Must be able to stand for long hours at a time
  • Must be able to frequently lift 60 lbs.
  • Forklift and mechanical experience preferred
  • Experience in running multiple pieces of equipment
  • Must have a respectful, positive, and friendly attitude
  • Must be able to work independently but also foster a team environment
  • Must be dependable and have excellent attendance
  • Must be safety focused
  • Have the ability to read, write, and speak English and perform basic math

For immediate consideration please apply online.

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