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Plastics Extrusion Operators

Location : Sparta, TN
Job Type : Temp/Contract
Hours : Full Time
Required Years of Experience : 1
Required Education : High School Graduate or Equivalent
Travel : No
Relocation : No

Job Description :

Metro Industrial Services is hiring a Plastics Extrusion Operator for a Manufacturing facility in Sparta, TN. This is a Temp/Contract job. Don't wait to apply!

Duties for this position include:

  • Read and interpret blueprints and diagrams to select, position, and secure machinery

  • Adjust and clean machines as well as document work performed on machines

  • Set up and operate extrusion machines for the processing of polyvinyl chloride (PVC) pellets into the rub rail

  • Load hopper with PVC pellets ensuring selection of appropriate color per work order

  • Tear down the machine as needed for any die changes required

  • Set up saw and drill according to size and specifications of work order

  • Perform quality control inspections on parts to ensure they meet the specifications of the work order

  • Complete work order log for each part produced

  • Appropriately package rub rail product once completed

  • Maintain communication with Lead and/or Supervisor and other operators regarding work orders, parts produced, and machine operation to ensure timely and accurate processing and minimize waste

  • Help maintain a clean and safe work area to minimize errors and avoid injuries

  • Attend training programs to develop relevant knowledge, techniques, and skills

  • All other duties assigned

Compensation (USD):



Monday - Thursday

Day shift 

6:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Overtime may be required

Required Qualifications :

Successful candidates must meet the following requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • 1-2 years of related experience/training

  • Basic Math skills equivalent to an 8th grade Math level

  • Considerable knowledge of the tools, equipment, materials, methods, and standard practices of the trade

  • Proficient with the use of calibrated measurement equipment (dial indicators, depth micrometers, OD/ID micrometers, etc.)


If you're ready to take hold of your career, we can help you start down the right path, and we'll be with you the whole way. At Metro, we guide you through a simple application process, provide Consultation services through Coaching and Resume building, and offer a wide array of benefits.

As an employee, you will receive:

  • Skills training and development

  • Weekly pay

  • Direct deposit or pay cards

  • Medical, dental, vision, and disability insurance

  • Internal Referral Program


As soon as you have applied, give us a call at 855.715.5627 to let us know that your application has been submitted. Calling us makes you a priority! Also, check your email. We will send you electronic paperwork to fill out and sign. Of course, doing your paperwork from a computer is best, but it can also be done on a mobile device.


At Metro Services, we understand that job seekers need a company that focuses on them individually and emphasizes their opportunities. Metro Services does this by matching qualified candidates to jobs that best align with their interests, abilities, and previous work experience. While we have full-time positions available with our client companies, we also offer temporary work that is often a bridge to full-time employment. The fact that we place over 10,000 employees annually and many of our temporary jobs lead to a full-time position is a testimony, in itself, to our ability to accurately match people to the right job while meeting the needs of our client companies.

EEO Program

Metro Services does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices based on race, color and religion, gender, national origin, ancestry, age, disabilities, or any other characteristics protected by law.

COVID-19 Policy

While Metro Services enforces its own set of COVID-19 guidelines within its main office and branches, we also make sure that all of our employees respect the individual guidelines specific to the companies for which we hire.

Learn more about us by visiting our website at metroindustrialservices.com.

For more information, stop by or call TODAY!

163 Mose Drive

Sparta, TN 38583

Call: (931) 739-9675


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