Utility Operator


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Located in Decatur, IL

Salary: $20.00/hr - $21.50/hr

General Information

  • Position:                     Production Operator
  • Location:                    Decatur, IL
  • # of Openings:           3
  • Position Type:            Long-term, evaluation hire
  • Hours:                       6:00AM-6:00PM or 6:00PM-6:00AM (rotating)
  • Days:                        Monday – Sunday, repeating two-week schedule         
  • Overtime:                  Likely
  • Pay                           $21.00/hr - $22.00/hr
  • Type:                        Long-term position


Production Operators are needed for a facility in Decatur, IL which processes agricultural byproducts into food and pharmaceutical grade additives for human and pet consumption. This is a 24/7 operation with consistent product demand.



Job Requirements for Production Operators


  • Ability to lift up to 50#
  • Ability to work rotating shifts (night and days)
  • Ability to work overtime as needed
  • Understanding of basic scientific disciplines (math, chemistry, mechanics)
  • Ability to interpret and utilize information from charts and graphs
  • Basic computer knowledge and skills
  • Knowledge of flow process production equipment (pumps, valves, meters)


Job Responsibilities for Production Operators


  • Maintain documentation such as lot numbers, production orders
  • Monitor and adjust manual and computerized production equipment
  • Identify and troubleshoot equipment operating problems
  • Document process data and enter into computer

About Express Employment Professionals

  • Serving over 400 client companies in Macon and Dewitt counties since 2005
  • Express was voted Best of Staffing in the Herald & Review Readers’ Choice Awards
  • Applicants never pay a fee
  • Benefits available include: holiday pay, medical insurance, dental insurance, 401K
  • One application for multiple positions


Phone: (217) 872-7400


Our goal is to help as many people as possible find good jobs by helping as many clients as possible find good people

Express Office: Decatur
655 West Pershing Road
Decatur, IL 62526
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