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Machine Operator 3

Thomson Reuters Production & Materials Management 11/1/2017 1:52:22 AM Eagan, MN United States of America
Job Description


  • Operates equipment of intermediate complexity
  • Performs or oversees set up tasks.
  • Coordinates all work performed for each job.
  • Provides work direction for small crew.
  • Provides training for crew members.
  • May participate on project teams relating to safety, quality or productivity.
  • Prepares or oversees preparation of equipment and raw materials and/or printed product for each job to meet quality and productivity goals.
  • Performs or oversees feeding and catch-off tasks.
  • Actively participates in company safety program to ensure compliance and contribute to safety  culture.
  • Meets or exceeds established department quality and productivity standards.
  • May enter workflow and/or ERP system transactions.
  • Marks, verifies, and tags all loads correctly to ensure inventory accuracy.
  • Participates, sustains and helps implement housekeeping procedures.
  • Performs preventative maintenance.

Scope and Impact

  • Works under general direction.
  • May provide work direction to helpers.
  • Works on problems of intermediate scope; escalates larger problems to a supervisor.
  • Recommends and/or implements process improvements.

Technical / Professional Skills & Competencies

  • Must complete established qualification process for equipment to be run
  • Able to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, equipment displays, operating and maintenance instructions, and production orders (level required = fully competent).
  • Able to lift specified weight and stand for extended periods of time.
  • Demonstrated strong mechanical skills.
  • Basic math skills.
  • Basic computer skills.
  • Equipment includes Laminator, Shrink-wrapper, Gathering, Tipper, Drills as well as back-up on 3-Knife Trimmer, Gathering and Folder on hard and soft-cover  binding equipment

Relationships: Internal / External

  • Develops and maintains respectful and productive working relationships with co-workers and management team.
  • May provide leadership to work team
  • Effectively works with others on project teams.

Certifications / Education: Completion of formal vocational training or on-the-job training after high school leading to the development of equivalent skills.

Professional Experience: Moderate amount of experience in printing or manufacturing.

Behavioral Competencies: Driving Results | Focusing on Customers | Championing Innovation | Collaborating across Boundaries

At Thomson Reuters, we believe what we do matters. We are passionate about our work, inspired by the impact it has on our business and our customers. As a team, we believe in winning as one - collaborating to reach shared goals, and developing through challenging and meaningful experiences. With more than 45,000 employees in more than 100 countries, we work flexibly across boundaries and realize innovations that help shape industries around the world. Making this happen is a dynamic, evolving process, and we count on each employee to be a catalyst in driving our performance - and their own.

As a global business, we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in all our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under country or local law. Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.

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Eagan-Minnesota-United States of America
Req #: JREQ092127
Locations: Eagan-Minnesota-United States of America
Job Function: Production & Materials Management
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