Machine Operator

  • Location
    Seattle, Washington
  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire
  • Salary
    $ 16 - $ 17 / Hour
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing - Assembly / Production

Adecco is currently assisting a local client in their search to fill an exciting role in Tukwila, WA!  Apply now if you meet the qualifications listed below!


The ideal candidate will operate machines in a safe manner, following all safety rules, not compromising machine safety circuits, and utilizing safe operating procedures. Other duties include

  • Directs other members of the packaging crew assigned to the operating machine to ensure optimal output of quality products, with most efficient crewing.
  • Starts machine and observes operation to detect malfunctions of machine.
  • Selects machine programs, and adjusts machine settings for speed, temperature, pressure, etc.
  • Makes minor adjustments or repairs such as opening valves, changing forming parts, setting guides, adjusting packaging material in machine, lubrication of machine, and clearing away damaged product containers.
  • Inspects filled containers to ensure that product is packaged according to specifications.   Performs and documents tests on package to verify good seals, proper weights, and correct code dates.
  • Feeds product to conveyors, hoppers, or other feeding devices, and unloads packaged product.


  • Monday-Friday 

    • 1st shift – 6am-2:30pm
    • 2nd shift – 2pm-10:30pm
    • 3rd shift – 10:00pm-6:30am
  • $16-$17+ DOE


  • Prior experience working in a food manufacturing facility preferred.
  • Able to work with and around cleaning chemicals and perform all sanitation duties
  • Have good attendance record and able to comply with attendance policy
  • Must possess basic computer skillS
  • Able to work as part of a team.
  • Ability to effectively read, comprehend, and fill in production forms accurately with dates, times, temperatures and other processing information.
  • Ability to work safely around/with automated and semi-automated machinery.
  • Must be able to work safely around food allergens such as tree nuts, and dairy.
  • Must have good attendance.
  • Able to routinely lift up to 50 pounds.


  • Minimum High School diploma or GED is required.


  • Apply with Adecco

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