Line Operator – Advanced Drainage Systems – Wooster, OH – Job # 244523198

  • Job Title

    Line Operator – Advanced Drainage Systems – Wooster, OH – Job # 244523198
  • Job Description

    S-3268-8 Job Title: Line Operator – OMJST (Wayne County) Worksite Location: Wooster, OH 44691 Number of Openings: 3

    How to Apply:  In Person:                                                         ADS, Inc.

    3113 W Old Lincoln Way, Wooster, OH 44691

    Monday through Friday, 8:00am – 5:00pm


    Please mention OhioMeansJobs Stark or Tuscarawas when applying to this employer.


    Immediate Hiring for Line Operator manufacturing team members at Advanced Drainage Systems!

    Wages up to $19.00 AND $1,000 Sign-On Bonus!

    Work FULL TIME- 8-hour shifts

    ADS Wooster, OH Plant is accepting online applications and will be providing on-the-spot offers and next-day starts for qualifying candidates. 

    Our Opportunity: Looking to make a difference? So are we!

    Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. is the world’s largest producer of HDPE pipe and manages water with more than 50 years of experience as the industry leader. Look a bit closer and you will see the ripple effect.

    Join the Wooster, OH team as a Line Operator. We are holding interviews with on-the-spot offers and have multiple shift opportunities available! We encourage anyone who is looking to jump start their career because we will train you.

    Why you’ll love working here:

    Safety is a top priority at ADS with all our roles and locations. We offer the following benefits for our team members:

    • $1,000 Sign-On Bonus
    • Paid Uniforms and $130 boot allowance
    • Medical, Dental, Vision, Prescription Drug Coverage, FSA
    • Profit Sharing Plan (401k)
    • Paid Vacation, Company Paid Holidays, Bereavement Pay, Jury Duty, Military Leave
    • Tuition and Professional Development Reimbursement
    • Scholarship Program
    • Retirement, Short and Long-Term Disability, Life Insurance and Life & Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance.
    • Rapid Career Growth Opportunities and Certifications: ADS employees have many opportunities for growth and promotion within the organization.

    What you’ll do:

    • A Line Operator is responsible for performing and maintaining the daily activities associated with a production line. This includes housekeeping, safety, quality, maintaining production efficiencies, repair and maintenance and minimizing downtime.
    • Embrace a culture of safety
    • Manage a plastic extrusion line to ensure finished goods meet quality specifications that meet customer needs
      Utilize standard operating procedures to ensure the production line is running with specifications
    • Lead with line tooling changes, start-ups and shutdowns
    • Maintain a safe work environment through practicing proper PPE and housekeeping compliance.
    • Accurately complete shift production and reporting paperwork
    • Conduct regular product sampling to ensure consistent quality
    • Assist with Preventative Maintenance program
    • Meet or exceed standard production efficiencies on all production lines
    • Maintain and increase ability to operate various production lines through certifications
    • Troubleshoot process and mechanical problems and perform repairs and adjustments to meet production needs as required.
    • Perform tooling changeovers in a safe and efficient manner
    • Maintain a safe working environment that includes the consistent use of Personal Protection Equipment to ensure your safety
    • Practice continuous improvement which not only includes the line but also facility housekeeping
  • Company

    Advanced Drainage Systems
  • Location

  • Job Requirements

    What you’ll need:

    • Must be at least 18 years old
    • Mechanical troubleshooting and repair abilities.
    • Basic computer skills.
    • Analytical thinking and problem-solving skills
    • Ability to operate heavy machinery, i.e., forklifts, in a safe manner
    • Reading and Writing skills
    • Self-motivated
    • Occasionally lift up to 75 lbs
    • Ability to perform physical labor for extended periods of time in fluctuating temperatures
    • Position requires full range of body motion including twisting, bending, reaching, squatting and ability to mount/dismount industrial equipment and vehicle
    • Ability to stand and be mobile throughout an 8-hour shift
    • Ability to use hands, arms, and legs to physically handle and transport finished goods


    Monday – Friday, weekend OT


    3rd shift:  12:00 am- 8:30 am 

    This position requires the flexibility to work 40+ hours per week and weekends as required.                         


    OMJ Staff Contact: RC3