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Machine Operator Second Shift

Athea Laboratories Milwaukee, WI
  • Expired: 12 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Do you like to work with people you can rely on?

Do you enjoy working in temperature-controlled work environments?

Have you worked as a liquid fill operator in the past?

Do you have a solid work history?

We are looking for people like you to join our Athea family!

Job Purpose:

Set-up, operate, tend to machines to prepare industrial and consumer products for storage or shipment.

Job Requirements:

  • Fill liquids on a filling line into various containers, package finished product and prepare for shipment.
  • Set-up, change-over, operation of the machine and general maintenance.
  • Adjust machine components and machine tension and pressure according to size or processing angle.
  • Sort, grade, weigh and inspect products verifying and adjusting product weight or measurement to meet specifications.
  • Observe machine operations to ensure quality and conformity of filled or packaged products to standards.
  • Monitor the production line, watching for problems such as pile-ups, jams or incorrectly applied seals or labels.
  • Attach identification/product information labels to finished packaged items or cut stencils and stencil information on containers, such as lot numbers and other product information.
  • Stock (stage) and sort product for packaging or filling machine operation and replenish packaging supplies such as boxes, cartons, ink or labels and production supplies such as containers, caps, dry rolls and solution totes.
  • Inspect and remove defective products and packaging material.
  • Count and record finished and rejected in-process and packaged items.
  • Stop or reset machines when malfunctions occur, clear machine jams and report malfunctions to a supervisor.
  • Perform required regulatory (FDA) testing, record results and work with QC to ensure compliance.
  • Ensure GMP practices are being employed and in compliance with requirements.
  • Perform other requirements as required by management.
  • Lifting loads up to 50 pounds is required.
  • Forklift driving experience is preferred.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Athea Laboratories

Why Work Here?

Family owned and operated for 30 years, never had lay offs, growth potential and excellent benefits. Come and work with your new family!

For over 50 years, Athea has manufactured and private labeled the highest-quality and -performance specialty chemicals and wet wipes. Products are marketed under the Total Solutions label and include Wet Wipes, Grounds Maintenance, Bacterial/Enzyme Digestants, Industrial Cleaners and Degreasers, Insecticides, Winter Products, and several others. Today we manufacture, inventory, and private label nearly 400 liquid, aerosol, wet wipe, and powder products that are sold around the world through distribution and OEM partnerships. We strive to differentiate ourselves through private label and customization expertise. With one of the most flexible and advanced manufacturing operations in the industry, we are able to custom blend and private label products with the most extensive formula and packaging options, smallest minimums, highest-quality graphics, and fastest turnaround. The Athea Packaging division brings focused innovations to the contract packaging and OEM markets. We remain steadfast in our belief in the importance of service and quality. Many of our employees whom our customers talk with daily, and many of our employees building our customers products, have been with us for over ten, twenty, and even thirty years. It is their dedication to our business and industry that allows us to deliver the quality and service that Athea has become known for. Athea manufactures in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.


1900 West Cornell Milwaukee, WI
Milwaukee, WI