Material Handler

$17.00 - $19.00 hourly
  • Orotex Corporation
  • Novi, MI, USA
  • Oct 25, 2022
Full time Automotive

Job Description


3:00pm - 11:30pm

$200 new hire bonus after 30 days!!

We currently have a great opportunity for a 1st shift Material Handler to join the Orotex Team! Everyone on our team plays a crucial role in our Injection Molding Manufacturing processes and helps monitor and improve our processes so that we can continue to deliver quality soundproofing products to the standards we are known for. Here at Orotex we offer more than just a job opportunity, we offer a clean, climate-controlled, friendly working environment that fosters a welcoming, laid-back experience. We expect every team member to report to work on time, every day and be a productive member of the Orotex team!

About Us:  Orotex Corporation has been improving the driving experience with our cutting-edge soundproofing products for over 20 years. Our customers are the world’s leading automotive manufacturers (Tier 1). Over the past several years Orotex has doubled in size and we continue to grow as we strive to meet our customers needs and demands.

Benefits: After 30 days you will receive 401K with a generous employer contribution, bonuses, profit sharing, quality low-cost health care including dental & vision, company sponsored life and disability insurance, generous paid time off including 40 hours of PTO & 40 hours of vacation, paid holidays including the days between Christmas and New Years', employee referral bonus, service anniversary gifts, employee of the month, Safety Bingo, company BBQs and so much more!

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Maintain grinding operations on the plant floor to ensure post-process material is being reused
  • Perform required preventive maintenance tasks assigned for the material handling system
  • Daily audit of grinding systems for all lines to ensure the efficiency of the system
  • Monitor all raw material movements within the department, and in staging areas
  • Maintain material flow to all machines, dryers, mixers, and grinders
  • Record finished production and move into the designated quality check area
  • Cleaning and organizing of injection department and material handling systems
  • Assist the shift leader with breaks
  • Work overtime as well as alternate shift if needed

Job Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Previous experience in an injection molding facility
  • Knowledge of injection mold tools and parts
  • Working knowledge of molding machines, overhead cranes, and injection tools
  • Detail-oriented, with strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to read, write and speak English and communicate within all levels of our company

Potential Work Environment: Climate-controlled facility but temperatures may vary at times from hot and cold. 

Physical Requirements:  Standing and/or sitting 100% of the shift. Continual reaching, grasping, pushing and pulling objects. Crouching and lifting up to 30 lbs. on/off during shift and at times up to 50 lbs. Frequent bending, stooping, and walking. Safety glasses (provided) are required and steel toe, non-slip boots or shoes required

How we are protecting our employees from COVID-19: At Orotex, employee health and safety is our top priority. We have implemented CDC precautions to prevent the spread of COVID-19. We provide masks and hand sanitizer and take great care to be sure the manufacturing and office areas are sanitized regularly. Before entering our building, visitors are screened and have their temperatures checked.

How to Apply:  We review every application carefully.  If your background is a fit with position requirements, we will contact you within 10 days of receiving your information.  We appreciate your interest in working for Orotex Corporation.  

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and Value Diversity.  All employment is decided based on qualifications, merit and business need.

Offers of employment are contingent upon satisfactory completion of a drug screen, background check and physical.