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Machine Operator- All Shifts

Stakes Manufacturing Eastlake ,OH
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Job Description

Responsible for the setup, operation, light maintenance, and cleanliness of an advanced digital print machine.

Overview of Responsibilities

Operate machines in a safe, productive manner.
Maintain cleanliness & general preventive maintenance of machinery.
Responsible for production and quality control.
Maintain press schedules of no less than 100 units an hour once fully trained.
Prepare jobs for shipping or additional finishing departments.
Possibility of flexing time between Screen Printing and Direct to Garment floors
Recommend process improvements.
Maintain & report metrics on machine performance, spoilage, issues, etc.
Other duties as assigned.
Key Competencies

2-3 years of experience as a machine operator is mandatory
2 years of screen printing experience is preferred
3-5 years of production experience is preferred
Experience on Automatic MHM Screen Printing Presses (in either Printer or Press Assistant capacity) OR Direct to Garment machines is preferred.
MUST be detail oriented and fast paced
MUST be able to maintain production quotas.
Previous quality/inspection experience preferred
Must know basic math and how to use a ruler; basic knowledge of computer
Ability to lift up to 60 pounds
Must keep things running to meet tight deadlines
Basic troubleshooting skills.
Reliability & dependability & consistent positive attitude
Organizing & planning
Stress tolerance
Must work well in a team atmosphere & possess strong communication skills
Reports to:Shift Supervisor, Job Controller & Production Manager


1st (6:00am-2:30pm)
2nd (2:00pm-10:30pm)
3rd (10:00pm - 6:30am)
**** All shifts will require some weekends from September through mid-December.
What to Know about Working at Stakes MFG

Without question, we strive to be the worlds greatest digital apparel printer!
We believe in our team and support each other regularly helping out in multiple departments in order to get the job done!
Quality, pride, speed, customer & employee satisfaction, diversity, and smiles are our foundation!
Our management loves to develop our teammates and help them achieve their goals, our entire management & supervision staff began in entry-level roles so there is definitely opportunity to grow with us!
The end of year holidays are our peak times and we have a blast getting out orders to thousands of holiday shoppers across the globe!
Why Work at Stakes MFG

Competitive pay and benefits for the industry
On the job training and development
Incredible experienced & diverse team to work alongside and learn from
Never a dull day, we print the best designs for the coolest clients on Earth!
The Environment

We have a wide open environment linking our production floor to our warehouse & shipping/fulfillment area seamlessly.
Plenty of natural light during the day thanks to skylights and beautiful quality lighting for our overnight crew!
All of our operations are on one floor so no stairs or elevators!
Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds, bend, stretch, reach, stand for 8-10 hrs/day, all with or without reasonable accommodation.
Flexibility to work additional hours during peaks
Pay Rate: $13-$15/hr {shift differentials will apply (will vary based on skill set)}

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $13.00 to $15.00 /hour

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Stakes Manufacturing

Why Work Here?

Stakes MFG is a progressive company with an awesome culture!


34440 Vine Street
Eastlake, OH
44095 USA