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Production Operator-1st Shift

JOBREQ1800099400 Requisition #

Immediately Hiring!

Production Operator in the city of West Chicago, IL in DuPage County

Pay Rate $21.95/hour 

$1,000 sign-on bonus

Shift/hours: 1st Shift, 6:00 am - 3:30 pm, Mon - Friday, overtime as needed. 

Message "PPG" to +1 412-744-8360 to apply for this position via text!

 As a Production Operator, you will be a crucial part of our operations, ensuring that a quality product is available to our customers when they need them. Your work will directly affect people's lives!


Key Responsibilities

  • The position involves blending, measuring, and producing raw materials to manufacture industrial coatings.
  • Operate equipment safely and effectively for production processing.
  • Ensure that equipment is maintained in good and safe working condition. Inspect equipment to identify any replacements, malfunctions, and repairs.
  • Perform regular equipment maintenance to ensure production capacity and quality.
  • Aid junior operators in their assigned responsibilities.
  • Repair and clean the equipment when needed. Evaluate equipment performance and recommend improvements.
  • Operate trucks and other industrial vehicles to transfer the production equipment between warehouse and working area.
  • Follow safety procedures and company policies for equipment operation.
  • Prepare materials and product for packaging and shipment to customers.
  • You will work in a production environment with the appropriate safety procedures in place.



  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds on a consistent basis throughout the day.
  • Experience in a manufacturing or warehouse environment is preferred.
  • Ability to work any job, and work overtime as needed.



About Us:

Here at PPG we make it happen, and we are looking for candidates of the highest integrity who share our values, with the commitment to strive today to do better than yesterday – everyday. To learn more, visit www.ppg.com and follow @ PPG on Twitter.



 PPG provides equal opportunity to all candidates and employees. We offer an opportunity to develop your career in an environment that provides a fulfilling workplace for employees, creates an environment for learning, and embraces the ideas and diversity of others. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, pregnancy, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability status, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression. If you need assistance to complete your application due to a disability, please email recruiting@ppg.com.


PPG values your feedback on our recruiting process. We encourage you to visit Glassdoor.com and provide feedback on the process, so that we can do better today than yesterday.


Benefits will be discussed with you by your recruiter during the hiring process.




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