Willmar, MN

Extrusion Operator


Job Title: Extrusion Operator

Location: Willmar, MN

Salary: $24-34/hour *** SIGN ON BONUS!

Job Summary of the Extrusion Operator : Immediate opening for an experienced Manual Extruder with industry experience in human food or pet food in the Willmar, Minnesota location. Sign on Bonus offered as well as lump sum pay for relocation. Monday-Thursday 10 hour Day Shift and Night Shift roles available.

Job Responsibilities of the Extrusion Operator:

  • Start-up, operate, troubleshoot, shut down, and clean the extruder machine.
  • Collaborate with Supervisor to ensure timely completion of production orders.
  • Monitor and record product measurements such as salt, caustic, temperature, density, and moisture levels.
  • Ensure quality assurance of processed products.

Education & Experience of the Extrusion Operator:

  • Must have prior experience with extrusion.
  • Must have experience in a human food or pet food manufacturing environment.
  • Proficient in basic mathematics.
  • Mechanically inclined and comfortable using hand tools.
  • Able to read and interpret process instructions from manuals.
  • Flexible to work 10-hour shifts on Monday-Thursday, either from 6am-6pm on Day Shift or 6pm-6am on Night Shift, with weekend overtime when necessary.

  • Max. file size: 300 MB.