Machine Technician (Converting Operator/Extrusion Operator) 10/18/2021 Return

Gem State Staffing in Twin Falls is IMMEDIATELY hiring reliable individuals for Plastic Product Manufacturing. This position is responsible for operating bag machines and associated equipment in order to safely produce high-quality bags in accordance with the job safety analyses (JSA’s), production schedule, set-up instructions, operating procedures, and quality specifications, etc.


Understand and follow all JSA’s and safety procedures/policies.

Setup and operate bag machine(s) and support equipment to convert HDPE film into bags.

Read and verify line orders/dockets.

Understand printing job requirements by the specifications.

Set up the bag line by loading film and adjusting for size.

Mount cylinders, adjust pressure, tension and  distribution of ink.

Troubleshoot stoppages and breakdowns.

Perform quality checks of material being produced and complete related documentation.

Complete daily production paperwork.

Maintain a clean and safe work area.


-Successful completion of pre-employment background and drug screen

-Ability to work 12-hour day and night rotating shifts.

-Ability perform the essential functions of the job with our without accommodation.

-Ability to work quickly and efficiently without direct supervision.  

-Have good verbal skills and ability to understand written communication.

-Must have steel toed boots.

-Wear mandatory and/or other appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE).

-Must be able to bend, twist, crouch and stoop frequently over the course of a day.

-Must able to work in high temperate conditions.

-Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug test.

-Have own transportation to and from the job site.

-Be able to lift 50+ lbs. on a daily basis.

-Must adhere to Good Manufacturing Practices.

Salary Range: $15.00-17.00/hr.

Shift: Rotating Shift- only work 15 days out of the month! Every other Weekend Off

Duration: Long term, permanent positions are available.

How to Apply: You can submit an application online at 

Or we have open Interviews done daily! Monday-Friday, 9am-3pm at 628 Main Ave. North, Twin Falls, ID. Please bring 2 forms of ID and 30 minutes of time to fill out the application. You will be interviewing with a staff member once application completed.

***Only applicants that have been interviewed in person will be considered for this assignment***