Production Operators (General Laborers)

  • Job Reference: 00000125-1
  • Date Posted: 16 September 2020
  • Recruiter: Mercury Plastics
  • Location: Middlefield, Ohio
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: $500 sign-on bonus
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Mercury Plastics, a Masco owned business unit, is a leader in innovative thermoplastic solutions serving various industries including: appliances, construction, liquid dispensing, marine, medical, off-shore and plumbing. With more than 50 years in operations, we have an established family-oriented culture and a team atmosphere.


Competitive pay! No Manufacturing Experience Required! We will train you! Excellent benefits and 401k plan.



The Production Operator works in a team environment; loading product and material into equipment and containers, counting and packing product, and ensuring quality while meeting expected output.



  • Demonstrated hand-eye coordination.
  • Basic math and reading skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to follow basic directions and aptitude to learn.
  • Good attention to detail.
  • Must be able to work overtime as needed.
  • Manufacturing experience a plus! Not required.



  • Load or insert product into various machines and activate the machine
  • Unload product, visually inspect and pack product
  • Maintain cycle times to meet/exceed minimum rates
  • Inspect finished parts to ensure compliance with quality specifications
  • Pack finished parts for shipment, may include using packaging tape
  • Keep equipment and work area clean
  • Follow ISO procedures
  • Know and follow all OSHA and Mercury Plastics safety rules
  • Read and Interpret Work Instructions



  • Must be able to stand for 2-3 hours at a time.
  • Must be able to periodically lift and carry to up to 30 pounds.
  • Must be able to twist, pull, push, and bend.
  • Must be able to identify quality variances visually.