• JOA Line Operator

    Job Locations US-SC-York
    Posted Date 4 months ago(10/16/2018 4:19 PM)
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  • Overview

    A leading industrial filtration manufacturer is seeking a Machine Operator to operate the JOA Pad machine as scheduled. You will perform operations efficiently, effectively and safely with minimal supervision, and monitor production to assure quality standards are met. This is a full-time, permanent role, with a benefits package provided. 


    Production Start-up (approximately 5 minutes)

    • Verify glue supply is full and ready
    • Verify glue, nozzle and hose are at the correct temperature
    • Ensure web path, nozzles, rolls and die are clean
    • Verify materials are loaded and threaded properly
    • Verify next rolls are prepared for auto splicing
    • Verify proper set up and safety conditions for production
    • Startup machine

    Production Operation

    • Ensure product quality
    • Ensure proper operation
    • Maintain machine cleanliness
    • Load, Prepare and splice raw material rolls
    • Maintain glue supply
    • Maintain material alignment
    • Maintain culled pads
    • Maintain finished pad box loading
    • Record production

    Production Shut-down (approximately 15 minutes)

    • Shut down line, make sure everything is off
    • Perform Operator Preventative Maintenance


    • Test product at regular intervals
    • Record data in database
    • Ensure quality exceeds product specs
    • Take corrective actions immediately



    • Clear and restart machine safely
    • Record downtime
    • Determine root cause of issues
    • Work with maintenance team to understand and improve process


    • Meet or exceed targets
    • Print reports and review daily
    • React to performance data
    • Suggest improvements


    • Maintain raw material inventory
    • Count and report inventory as required
    • Maintain finished goods inventory
    • Load/Unload trucks as required 

    Skills and Experience:

    • Able to speak, read and write in English highly desired.
    • High school diploma or equivalent level of education required.
    • 2 years of machine operator experience preferred.
    • 2 years of production work in a manufacturing environment required.
    • Able to work overtime as needed.
    • Able to stand to perform tasks for prolonged periods of time.
    • Mechanical aptitude sufficient to troubleshoot equipment as needed.
    • Able to satisfy the physical, visual and auditory requirements below.

    Company Background –Filtration Group and Madison Industries

    Filtration Group is on a mission to make the world safer, healthier and more productive.   With a passionate workforce, global footprint and world class engineering and manufacturing capabilities, we are driving innovation and developing solutions across a broad spectrum of applications in the fast-growing global filtration industry.   We are committed to maintaining an entrepreneurial culture built on a foundation of trust and in which our leaders exhibit a strong bias for action.

    The Company began in 2009 and has rapidly grown to be a global leader in the highly attractive filtration industry.   With revenues of $1.6 billion, Filtration Group is consistently recognized as the fastest growing and one of the largest filtration businesses in the world.   With over 7,000 employees, the Company serves its customers from a global footprint of 105 facilities in over 25 countries.  Filtration Group operates across a wide variety of attractive end markets and produces mission critical products with high replacement rates.   Over 80% of the Company’s revenue comes from replacement / consumable products, many of which are specified into customer’s products or processes.


    Filtration Group is an affiliate of Madison Industries, one of the largest and most successful privately held companies in the world. Madison builds entrepreneurially driven, branded market leaders that are committed to making the world safer, healthier and more productive by creating innovative solutions that deliver outstanding customer value.  The team at Madison is committed to building something truly remarkable that long outlasts them while coaching others to reach their highest potential.  Please visit Madison at www.madison.net.


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