Production Operator in Ravenna, OH at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 3/4/2018

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    Ravenna, OH
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Job Description

Our client located in Ravenna, Ohio, engineers and manufactures break-through, proprietary catalytic heat-exchanging materials that significantly reduce costs in the hydrogen production and fuel cell industries.  Our client is looking for a 2nd Shift Production Operator who will provide production operations support and services.

If you are interested please apply directly online AND send your resume to

The Production Operator is responsible for performing coating operations, assembly and providing associated support.


  • Responsible for safe work practice, reporting unsafe conditions, incidents, good housekeeping practices
  • Responsible for operation according to work instructions
  • Responsible for in-process monitoring of product quality 
  • Responsible for efficient operation as individual member of a work team
  • Responsible for making recommendations for continuous improvement
  • Use of basic hand and power tools


Education equivalent to:

High School graduate level competence in written/verbal English language and mathematics

Job related work experience skills/knowledge requirements:

  • Use of hand-held measuring tools (caliper, micrometer, and ruler) is desirable, but not necessary
  • Good manual dexterity, hand-eye coordination
  • Ability to visually detect differences in similar parts
  • Observant, Conscientious, Dependable, Coachable
  • Basic computer skills, including data entry, are required
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Safety - must work safely and encourage safe work by others
    Flexibility with different tasks/equipment
  • Attention to Detail – noticing that parts are different or not within specification; working to specification and according to work instructions
  • Good work ethic – must be to work when scheduled, put in consistent effort, and strive for improvement
  • Continuous Improvement – make thoughtful suggestions for improvement


Noise levels 70 – 80 dBA; Temperature 60 – 100 degrees F

The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 5 pounds, occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand. The employee frequently is required to use hand to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls and climb or balance. The employee is occasionally required to walk, reach with hands and arms, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl, speak, and hear. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

We offer a competitive wage, along with a comprehensive benefits package including medical and dental coverage, company paid life insurance and disability, and a matching 401(k) plan.

If you are interested please apply directly online AND send your resume to

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