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Extrusion Operator


SNELLING is currently seeking an Extrusion Operator in the East Texas area.  The primary function of the position is the setup and operation of the extrusion line as well as downstream equipment.

This position will be temp-to-hire, meaning that while SNELLING will work with you through the consideration and interview process and, if offered a position, Snelling be your employer for a probationary period.  

Responsibilities of the Extrusion Operator will include:

  • Setup and operate plastics extrusion equipment and post processing equipment.
  • Inspect production quality of extruded products for quality assurance.
  • Work from specifications, drawings, and general instructions.
  • Start machines and set controls to regulate vacuum, air pressure, sizing and temperature.
  • Provide feedback and recommendations for product enhancements or improvements.
  • Assist in the development and implementation of corrective action for quality.
  • Perform other duties as requested.

Qualifications to be considered for the Extrusion Operator position include:

  • Ability to stand up to 12 hours and lift up to 50lbs.
  • Minimum of 1-3 years of extrusion knowledge.
  • Ability to read and utilize measuring tools (calipers, gauges…)
  • Ability to identify and troubleshoot problems with extrusion production and make necessary.
  • High School or equivalent.

Compensation for this position will depend on the educational and relevant professional employment experience of the selected candidate.

SNELLING is a contingency recruiting firm, placing candidates in direct hire positions for over 60 years. All inquiries are strictly confidential, and all search fees are paid by our clients. Contact us TODAY with confidence! 


Kilgore, Texas 75662




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