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JBS USA LINE 6 OPERATOR - NIGHTS in Arcadia, Wisconsin


The Production Operator position is responsible for monitoring equipment performance and making adjustments and changeovers. Set-up and close down of machines in area assigned is also required.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned

  • Monitors equipment, making adjustments to ensure quality and productivity standards are maintained, while minimizing rework and down time.

  • Prepares work area for start up, changeovers, and shut down. (Including selecting appropriate programs.)

  • Maintains records and conducts periodic checks as directed.

  • Provides supplies needed for the operation of the machine/line. (I.e. film, packaging, PPT, etc.)

  • Communicates with team members by notifying maintenance, supervisor/leads, and production associates as needed.

  • Understand and can perform duties of their assigned line. Assists teas members on the line and helps with rework or training of team members as needed.

  • Completes basic PM checklist on equipment.

  • Assists with other line equipment, making necessary adjustments as needed.

  • Assists in other departments as needed for basic, routine machines operation, and break coverage.

  • Clean and organize work area.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

EXPECTATIONS – all Team Members

  • Trains others with the skills and knowledge gained from positon.

  • Observes all company personnel, quality, safety, and food safety policies. Maintains a positive work atmosphere by acting and communicating in a manner so that you work effectively and cooperatively with customers, clients, co-workers ands leadership teams.

  • Recognizes and acts on incidents and safety risks. Consistently practices and enforces safe work habits and drives those habits throughout the organization.

  • Participates in process improvement and problem solving utilizing continuous improvement and rational thinking methodologies such as Six Sigma

  • Follow all company animal welfare guidelines.

  • Other duties as directed.


  • Ability to read, write and comprehend simple instructions in English for record keeping purposes

  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide.

  • Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.

  • Ability to work in cool temperatures (around 40 degrees.)

  • Ability to stand and use hands for 8-11 hours per day.

  • Ability to multitask and work quickly.

  • Ability to perform light maintenance on equipment

  • Pallet jack license or willingness to acquire one

  • Authorized to do LOTO or willingness to acquire authorization.