Bridgestone Americas, Inc.

  • Production Operator A

    Employee Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Degree Preferred
    High School
    Requisition ID
    Posted Date
    Zip Code
    Functional Area
  • Company Overview

    At Firestone Building Products, you can count on us for complete building performance solutions – from roots to rooftops. By taking the entire building envelope into consideration, we provide focused solutions for roofing systems, wall systems and specialty products based on the specific results our customers need to achieve. Constantly looking at the big picture, we not only deliver exceptionally performing building materials, but also the outstanding services, support, warranty and expertise – all backed by a brand you can trust.


    Backed by the strength of a diversified multi-billion-dollar corporation, we offer excellent career opportunities, competitive compensation and comprehensive benefit packages. And, with locations throughout North America, we are always looking for qualified candidates.

    Position Summary

    The Firestone Building Products, Florence, KY plant is looking for Production A Operator on 2rd shift.  Operator A position operates the computerized control panel, responsible for the product data, standard operating procedures for each product ran, pour table, controls start up and shut down of production runs. 

    Benefits, Privileges and Growth Opportunities

    • Immediate eligibility for Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
    • We offer over 31 Benefits and Privileges to include medical, dental, vision, 401k, cash balance retirement plan and more.
    • We are An Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer

    Over 100 years of success is an indication of the stability our workforce enjoys


    • Operate and monitor the computerized control panel inputing the specs needed for each product
    • Removing and add pour heads to the pour table for set-up and tear down
    • Operates the pour table including set up and tear down
    • Monitors the Laminator Operations, assuring process is running to the quality standard. 
    • Troubleshoots quality issues and production equiptment issues
    • Works closely with shift supervisor and quality to assure process is running correctly producing top quality products
    • Focus on safety, quality, 5'S and Continuous Improvement initiatives
    • Using hand tools to remove ISO from tools
    • Lock-out Tag-out for specific machinery


    High School Diploma 

    Skill Requirements

    Computer knowledge 

    Ability to make decission using training knowledge following specs

    Able to read, write and speak English.

    Able to add, subtract, multiply, and divide.

    Possess forklift experience, preferred.

    Possess manufacturing experience, preferably in chemical processing operation

    Must be able to work overtime as needed

    Willing to cross-train and rotate to other positions as needed

    Must have good attention to detail

    Must have a good attendance record

    Must have a strong safety record

    Work in changing temperature environment (hot or cold)

    Physical Requirements

    Able to lift up to 50 lbs. repetitively.

    Able to stand, sit, and/or walk a

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