• Line Operator

    Job Locations US-FL-Winter Garden
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(11/27/2018 10:57 AM)
    Job ID
  • Overview

    Headquartered in Hilliard Ohio, Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc (ADS) is the leading manufacturer of high performance thermoplastic corrugated pipe, providing a comprehensive suite of water management products and drainage solutions.  Our innovative products and superior drainage solutions are used across a broad range of end markets and applications, including residential, non-residential, agriculture and infrastructure applications.  We have established a leading position in many of these end markets by leveraging our national sales and distribution platform, overall product breadth and scale, and our manufacturing excellence.  Founded in 1966, we operate a global network of 3,700 employees, 63 manufacturing plants and 31 distribution centers.  In July, 2014 we became a public company traded on the NYSE®.  To enable our continued growth, we are looking to add top talent to our dynamic organization.


    Our business is growing and so is our team!  ADS is searching for Line Operators, who are responsible for performing and maintaining the daily activities associated with a production line. This includes safety, housekeeping, quality, maintaining production efficiencies, repair and maintenance and minimizing downtime. This position requires the flexibility to work 40+ hours per week and weekends as required. Ability to work varying shifts is also required due to equipment changeovers. A Line Operator reports directly to the shift Production Supervisor.



    The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

    • Embrace a culture of safety. We expect our people to communicate unsafe conditions, acts or injuries immediately
    • Maintain a safe working environment that includes the consistent use of Personal Protection Equipment to ensure your safety
    • Immediately communicate unsafe conditions, acts or injuries to Production Supervisor
    • Ensure quality by conducting final visual inspections and labeling all finished goods
    • Assist with Preventive Maintenance program as required
    • Practice proper forklift operation and preventive maintenance
    • Meet or exceed standard production efficiencies on all production lines
    • Completion of shift production and reporting paperwork
    • Meet ADS and AASHTO quality specifications for all products produced
    • Perform tooling changeovers in an efficient manner
    • Practice continuous improvement with regard to process and facility housekeeping
    • Invest in your career with ADS. Build and maintain job skills and additional earning potential through company training programs


     Job Skills:

     This position should possess the following skills/knowledge: 

    • Self-motivated and the ability to work independently
    • Energetic and thrive in a fast paced environment
    • Mechanical troubleshooting and repair abilities
    • Forklift operation
    • Dependability
    • Ability to learn new skills
    • Team-oriented
    • Basic computer skills
    • Reading and writing skills


    Educational Requirements:

    • High School Diploma or equivalent


    Preferred Experience:

    • Previous industrial or manufacturing experience



    We offer a competitive salary and an excellent benefits program including:








    Flexible Spending Accounts (Health Care and Dependent Care)


    Company-Paid Life and AD&D Insurance


    Short-Term and Long-Term Disability Programs


    Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)


    Profit Sharing Plan (401k)


    Paid Holidays


    Paid Vacation Days


    Bereavement Pay


    Jury Duty


    Military Leave

    EEO Statement

    Advanced Drainage Systems is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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