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Machine Operator (Converting)

  • Location: Chester, Virginia
  • Type: Temp-to-Hire
  • Job #1376

AdvantaStaff is looking to hire Converting machine operators in the Chester area at $13.50 per hour. This is a temp to fulltime position with benefits including health insurance, paid time off, and more once eligibility requirements are met. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

$13.50 per hour day shift
$14.50 per hour night shift
7am-7pm and 7pm-7am
Two days on/two days off/every other weekend
36/48 hours every other week

Must be able to train 7am-7pm for at least 4-8 weeks
Training $13.50


  • Must learn & understand all aspects of Interlocks, E-Stops, and Lock-outs
  • Incoming Roll inspection & the importance of identifying segregation & mapsheet information
  • Be able to load rolls safely & properly prepare splices
  • Correctly log & enter information in the InTrack system keeping accurate & legible paperwork
  • Be proficient in all aspects of converting machine operation

Job Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Recent forklift experience and/or MUST be willing to train on the forklift
  • 1 year warehouse experience

Physical/Environmental Requirements:

  • Normal lifting requirements are 50lbs
  • Climb, bend, twist, stand and reach repetitively
  • Operate moving equipment
  • Work in hot/cold/damp/cramped environments
  • Willing to work in heights
  • Candidate required to pass a drug test and criminal background check based on job location/requirements
  • Steel toe shoes required


  • Health and life insurance
  • 401k with employer match
  • Vacation and holiday pay
  • Safety recognition awards
  • Training to enhance your opportunities for advancement
  • Temp to full time work after a short trial period
  • Right-fit focus to make sure you’re doing the work you can feel good about
  • Breadth of employer options
  • First-day training so you know what to expect from day one
  • Respectful, employee-focused work environment

About AdvantaStaff
AdvantaStaff is the region’s premier resource for qualified short and long-term staffing for distribution, manufacturing and light industrial businesses throughout central Virginia. We service the cities of Richmond, Petersburg and Colonial Heights as well as Hanover, Henrico, Chesterfield, Dinwiddie and Prince George counties.
Apply Online: advantastaff.com
Call with questions 804-414-1560


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