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Machine Operator I


Bishopville, SC, US, 29010


Requisition ID:  85303 

Posting Locations: Bishopville


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Machine Operator I


Facility Location: Bishopville

Schedule: 1st Shift 5am-4pm; Monday-Friday and Weekends and Holidays as needed.


Day in the Life of a Manufacturing Operator



REFRESH your career by joining our exceptional team! Coca-Cola Consolidated, the largest bottler in the U.S., is looking for a Machine Operator I!


Things you should know about working as a Machine Operator I:

Operate, maintain and troubleshoot multiple pieces of production equipment in execution of daily production schedule according to the SOP for production equipment.


What would success look like?


  • Perform necessary pre-operation activities to ensure proper equipment start up and operation
  • Operate/Monitor equipment during operation to ensure quality product and minimal unplanned stops
  • Accurately and efficiently perform steps necessary to conduct flavor/package changes and proper shut-downs to minimize down-time wasted resources
  • Maintain clean work environment and production area
  • Perform all tasks in a safe manner and uphold safety standards
  • Perform Quality Checks as required
  • Communicate with team members and support teams to ensure continuous production of the correct product at high-quality levels with minimal wasted time and materials
  • Participate in daily team/shift meetings and other work-related activities



Minimum Qualifications


  • Experience in reading and following written SOP’s (Standard Operating Procedures) or instructions
  • Competency in the operation/monitoring of two or more related and/or interdependent processes
  • Must have basic mechanical and troubleshooting skills
  • Familiarity/Experience with up-stream and down-stream processes is preferred
  • Competency in monitoring and adjusting equipment speeds, pressures, & temperatures using simple tools as needed
  • Ability and experience in starting/stopping equipment and operating equipment in “auto” and “manual/jog”
  • Ability and experience in making mechanical/pneumatic/hydraulic adjustments to “fine-tune” processes based on observations of equipment operation
  • Simple process understanding
  • Simple tool usage
  • Must be able to complete work requests and forms (handwritten and/or computer-based) to accurately document production/downtime
  • Must be able to follow verbal instructions
  • Strong math skills
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds on a repetitive basis
  • Ability to stand, walk, climb, bend and stoop throughout shift
  • Ability to work in extreme temperatures and work in noisy conditions



Preferred Qualifications


        • Prior Forklift experience is a plus

        • Previous experience working in a high-speed manufacturing environment is strongly preferred

        • Prior machine operator experience is strongly desired


All candidates will be subject to pre-employment testing: Background Check, Drug Screen, and


Physical Abilities Test (if applicable).




Coca-Cola Consolidated, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.