Machine Operator

Raquel Martinez

Seeking production machine operators for a temp to hire opportunity in Ludlow, MA.  This exciting opportunity offers a temp to perm conversion from 30-45 days from the start of the assignment, if you are able to meet the requirements.

Operators primarily work with fillers, cappers, and other industrial equipment to safely and efficiently prepare a variety of finished products.

Primary accountabilities:

Perform any of the following activities at various levels of speed as directed by the Team Leader:

  • Operate filling packaging equipment.
  • Perform change-over, minor maintenance/adjustments to filling/packaging equipment.
  • Perform packing checks and documentation as required
  • Place empty bottles onto moving conveyor belts.
  • Pack completed bottles of product into boxes.
  • Place tags, sleeves or other promotional items on bottles
  • Clean labels or product off of bottles.
  • Empty bottles of product.
  • Pack into shippers final products.
  • Be responsible for the final quality of every unit that is placed into a customer’s shipper. If unsure of the quality standard required, there is a responsibility to check with the Team Leader before packing questionable product.
  • Be responsible for the safety and housekeeping in the immediate work area. Help to clean up if the packing line stops for any period of time. Report any unsafe conditions to your Team Leader or Supervisor.
  • Participate in Continuous Improvement activities.
  • Comply with Good Manufacturing Practices, Standard Operating Procedures, Safety Standards, and follow all plant policies and procedures.
  • Other related duties as required.


  • Able to visually concentrate and listen intensely for extended periods of time.
  • Able to stand, sit, lift, bend, crouch, reach and climb consistently for twelve hours.
  • Able to grasp and manipulate a variety of packaging components (ie. sprayers, bottles, caps)
  • Must be able to read, write and speak English. Possess a High School Diploma/GED.
  • Must be able to work in accordance with Health and Safety and GMP regulations.
  • Must be able to lift 45lbs
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule based upon seasonality.

Pay Rates:

1st shift 6am – 4:00pm – $17/hr (Monday – Thursday, OT on Fridays)

2nd Shift 4pm – 2am – $19/hr (Monday – Thursday, OT on Fridays)

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