Production Operator - 2nd Shft - M-F (2PM-10PM); $18.50+/Hr, +Shift Diff; Manufa
Poestenkill, NY 
Posted 11 days ago
Job Description
Why do we need you ?

If you want to discover your greatest potential, Saint-Gobain provides one-of-a-kind opportunities for innovative problem solvers.

We're one of only two companies in the world that is consistently recognized as both a top Global Employer and a Top 100 Global Innovator, but Saint-Gobain's remarkable story and culture of innovation begins with a team of nearly 200,000 creative, diverse and passionate team members collaborating across the globe. We are committed to our mission to improve lives because, every day, we witness the enormous impact of our efforts on the world around us.

The Production Operator will safely and efficiently operate manufacturing equipment to meet expected production rates for our Life Sciences business in Poestenkill, NY.

Will work closely with QC inspectors while running jobs by communicating changes or issues regarding part and process quality. You will also work with closely with the Maintenance team and Production Leads to ensure consistent and efficient operation of equipment to meet daily safety, quality, and production goals.

Key duties include: Extrusion, lamination, assembly, punch and packaging machines, inspection of parts, packaging and labeling of parts, as well as other production processes.


  • Safe and efficient operation of manufacturing equipment by accurately following documented procedures while meeting all product specifications. keeping the area clean and up to 5S standards
  • Effectively communicate problems to QC and other technical resources to ensure quality parts are made.
  • Follow good documentation practices including filling out forms for product quality and traceability.
  • Recording keeping to manage part production, real time labor, job tracking and machine monitoring.

The Life Sciences Poestenkill, NY location manufactures closure and packaging systems for use in demanding Medical, Pharmaceutical and Environmental markets.

At Saint-Gobain, Safety is our #1 Priority! The safety, health and well-being of all Saint Gobain team members is our leading value!

Is this job for you ?


  • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred

Qualifications and Physical Demands:

  • Strong team player
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Basic Math skills
  • Basic computer skills
  • Manufacturing experience a plus.
  • Ability to push, pull and lift 25 lbs. on a regular basis.
  • Ability to stand, walk, bend, push and pull objects (weighing up to 40 lbs.)
A little more about us

Saint-Gobain's innovations touch almost every major industry around the world. Within its Life Sciences division, teams are solving critical problems for customers who are getting life-saving medical devices to the frontlines of healthcare, discovering essential medications, and nourishing and connecting the world through consumer, industrial and electronics applications. As one of the world's leading producers of high-performance polymer products, we improve lives by making simple experiences better and being there in life's critical moments.

Our team members recognize that we all create the environment for people to succeed, with a culture built on respect, open and honest communication, and honoring our commitments to our customers and each other. And at the heart of our culture, we've learned working together makes good ideas, great ones.

With a legacy dating back more than 350 years, Saint-Gobain offers employees the stability and security of a leading Global 500 corporation while operating like multiple small and agile start-ups, where entrepreneurial spirit, pioneering teamwork, and bold, forward-thinking ideas pave new paths.

Every team member is encouraged to develop and leverage their unique expertise and strengths to make the greatest impact on the company and our end users. At Saint-Gobain, you're empowered and equipped with countless opportunities and resources for professional development. You will find the support you need to create a vision and roadmap for your career, and make that vision a reality.

Join Us at Saint-Gobain Life Sciences. Together, we'll create a better life.

Click here to Explore more opportunities within Saint-Gobain Life Sciences.

To make sure nothing is forgotten

Certain states require pay information be provided in job postings. Saint-Gobain aims to deliver a comprehensive Total Rewards package to support our employees' wellbeing and help improve daily life for themselves and their families. We believe in the importance of pay transparency in what we offer prospective candidates and provide the national pay range for this position which is $18.50 to $25.00 per hour, however, the base pay offered may vary depending on geographic region, internal equity, job-related knowledge, skills, and experience among other factors.

In addition to base pay, this position is eligible for an annual bonus. The targeted bonus amount is 10% of base salary based on company and individual performance measures.

Bonus payments are part of variable compensation and by nature can vary based on company and individual performance and is not a guarantee.

Employees have the flexibility to choose the benefits that best fit their individual needs.

Health and Wellbeing - Supporting your wellbeing, to thrive in life and work.

  • Medical, Prescription Drug, Vision, and Dental Insurance
  • Healthcare Saving Account and Flexible Spending Account options
  • LiveWell Wellness Program
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Paid Time Off and Paid Parental Leave

Retirement and Protection - Helping to make the future life you want a reality.

  • 401(k) with Company Match and Retirement Accumulation Plan (RAP).
  • Company-provided Life Insurance, AD&D, Short-Term Disability
  • Voluntary employee and dependent life insurance, Long-Term Disability, Critical Illness and Accident Insurance

Additional Benefits - Helping shape the experience and impact you want

  • Commuter Benefits
  • Group Legal
  • Identity Theft Protection
  • Auto and Home Insurance
  • Pet Insurance and Discounts
  • Back-up Child & Elder Care
  • PerkSpot Employee Discount Program
Legal Statement

Saint-Gobain provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Saint-Gobain is an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and supports the hiring of veterans.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Salary and Benefits
$18.50 to $25.00 per hour,
Required Experience
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