The average hourly pay for a Production Operator with Troubleshooting skills in Portland, Oregon is $16.53.
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Job Description for Production Operator
Production operators monitor equipment during operations. Attention to detail while monitoring gauges and lines is required. The ability to troubleshoot and maintain production line machinery typically is preferred. Operators generally are responsible for accurately and completely documenting production activities in a timely manner. Auxiliary tasks may include housekeeping, inspections, safety walkthroughs, organization, and transport. Responsibilities may include direct handling of product…Read more
Production Operator Tasks
- Simultaneously operate multiple pieces of equipment to produce products efficiently.
- Monitor gauges or other indicators to assess progress, production, and maintenance needs.
- Inspect and quality check products, and verify accuracy.
- Interpret specifications and calibrate machines to reach goals.
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Avg. Hourly Rate
Skills in Machine Operation, Assembler and Equipment Maintenance are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Quality Assurance / Quality Control.
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Employees with Production Operator in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 21.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (17.9% more) and Indianapolis, Indiana (11.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Buffalo, New York (4.7% less).
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