• Tuber Extrusion
  • Orangeburg, SC, USA
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

Zeus is the world's leading polymer extrusion manufacturer and material science innovator. We have 55 years of experience in medical, aerospace, energy exploration, automotive, and fiber optics research and production. At Zeus we are "Turning polymers into possibilities." We believe in building collaborative relationships with customers to design, engineer and produce high performance polymer tubing. Our EPIC values of Excellence, People Integrity and Creativity are core to how we operate and lead every day.

We have an opportunity for TFE Machine Operators that are able to work the following shifts: 2nd or 3rd

Our machine operators are responsible for the extrusion of high-quality fluoropolymer tubing. This role requires hands-on operation of specialized production equipment, along with process monitoring to ensure Zeus produces products within exact specifications for our customers.

The successful candidate should be able to:

  • Lift up to 50 lbs repetitively
  • Push / pull 11 lbs
  • Walk up and down stairs
  • Walking most of the shift
  • Stand within an area 30 feet by 36 inches
  • Perform inspection functions such as visual inspection to detect cosmetic defects and color differentiation of products
  • Be able to carry out oral and written instructions
  • Must be able to read and write legibly
  • Have a high school degree or equivalent
  • Possess the basic ability to perform mathematical skills i.e., fractions, percentages, and decimals.

Zeus is a great place to work. Expectations are high; our work is meticulous and very precise. Zeus offers an opportunity to join a very successful, family-oriented team. Our products are cutting-edge, our process is unique, and our quality and customer focus are second-to-none. We are a leader in our field and have great relationships with our customers and team members. Many of our team members are the best at what they do in the world. Our customers are leaders in their fields. Our products help save lives.

Continuous Improvement is a way of life at Zeus. Successful candidates will have a desire and ability to take our manufacturing process to the next level. Expectations are high; our work is meticulous and very precise. You must possess the ability to work independently; and the desire to learn a variety of skills. The ability to communicate clearly is imperative, as is the ability to manipulate data using various software packages.

We offer small group trainings for multiple weeks to set our new team members up for success.

Here are the Job Duties and Skills required.

  • Effectively operate equipment in the production area and meet established quality and productivity goals.
  • Install proper tooling, load, run and monitor extruder with minimum downtime.
  • Make pre-forms out of resin as specified on order card.
  • Measure and maintain correct wall thickness of tubing.
  • Keep tooling and machines in good working condition.
  • Polish and straighten tooling on lathe.
  • Keep a clean, safe workplace.
  • Observe all safety rules and regulations.
  • Occasional utility work.
  • Maintain good communications within the department
  • The ability to quickly adapt to different situations and strong problem-solving skills
  • Must be able to read and write legibly
  • Attendance and punctuality are essential functions of all our positions

We require WorkKeys Assessment test scores for all potential candidates. The tests required are Workplace Documents (score 3 or higher) & Applied Math (score of 4 or higher).

ACT WorkKeys Assessment - https://www.act.org/content/act/en/products-and-services/workkeys-for-job-seekers.html

There are hundreds of locations licensed to provide WorkKeys assessment services.

Find a WorkKeys Test Center - https://www.act.org/content/act/en/products-and-services/workkeys-for-job-seekers/shared/test-site-locator-form.html

You can also call the locations below for scheduling details.

Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College (OCTech)

3250 St. Matthews Road, Orangeburg, SC 29118

(803) 535-1236

Please attach your WorkKey scores to your application to be considered.

If you are unable to attach your Work Key scores to your application, please email them to sckittrell@zeusinc.com or fax to (803) 536-5550 Attn: Savanna Kittrell.

Zeus is an exciting, innovative company that offers competitive pay and a great benefits package which includes one of the best medical plans in the area, an immediate 50% 401(k) match, dental, vision, paid vacation and even an on-site medical office.

We also offer ten paid holidays and an outstanding tuition assistance program.

Thanks for your interest in Zeus. We look forward to hearing from you.

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