Production Specialist

Job Title: Production Specialist

Location: 400 South 14th Avenue, Eldridge, IA 52748

Rate: $19-$22 an hour - Full Time

Job Overview

Rilco, Inc. is seeking a diligent and reliable Production Assistant to join our team. This role involves production line operations, packaging of materials, cleaning work areas, and assisting with shipping and receiving operations.

Key Responsibilities
  • Work collaboratively in a team environment.
  • Operate machinery used in the production process or assist machine operators.
  • Load and unload items from machines, conveyors, and other equipment.
  • Assist with shipping and receiving, including unloading trucks, checking in merchandise, and matching purchase orders to sales orders.
  • Read and process customer orders, work orders, shipping orders, or requisitions to determine what items need to be moved, gathered, distributed, or shipped.
  • Remove products, machine attachments, or waste material from machinery.
  • Mix substances to create chemical solutions as needed.
  • Monitor operating equipment to detect malfunctions and report them to supervisors.
  • Complete product inspection, testing, and production paperwork according to work instructions.
  • Record amounts of materials or items received or distributed using appropriate software.
  • Assist in physical inventory counts and facility maintenance as required.
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced production environment.
  • Experience with machinery and tools in a manufacturing setting is a plus.
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Good communication and teamwork skills.
  • Ability to lift up to 60 pounds and stand for extended periods.
  • Basic computer skills for recording information and working with inventory software.
  • 401(k) 5% Match
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Prescription drug insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday