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International technology group • specialty glasses and glass-ceramics • more than 130 years experience • more than 16,000 employees in 34 countries • innovative ideas for the world of tomorrow


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Production Operator 1st Shift


Our Business Unit Home Tech with its innovative solutions made of special glass and glass ceramic, is a leading global supplier in the home appliance- and consumer electronics industry. CERAN® glass-ceramic panels for cooktops are one of SCHOTT’s great success stories. Numerous processing technologies, materials, components and modules allow solutions for a wide range of applications – in the areas of cooking, baking, heating and also safety, which includes fire protection as well as cover- and ultra-thin glass for mobile devices and innovations in the area of diagnostics.

Your Tasks
  • Work preparation: Verifies production orders and sets up machines and production lines as derived from production orders. Selects auxiliary materials and operating materials as required for the fulfillment of the orders.
  • Operation, monitoring: Monitors and controls post processing machines and production lines. Monitors the process of machining and corrects machine settings in case of upcoming errors. Stops the process if necessary and resets the production parameters. Informs supervisor in case of greater deviations which influence the production process.
  • Set up work: Executes required set up work at the machines in case of changes of production orders.
  • Quality: Ensures adherence to quality and deadlines of production orders according to quality specifications and production plans. Conducts quality checks due to specifications including documentation. Conducts special tests according to instructions.
  • Cleaning: Performs required cleaning work at machines and production lines according to cleaning plans.
  • Documentation: Documents the production processes by using prescribed documents and keys in data.
  • Maintenance: Initiates maintenance work at production lines to reduce production break downs and to fullfill work safety requirements. Performs non-complicated correction and maintenance measures in case of disturbances during production process.
Your Profile
  • Industrial or production experience
  • High school diploma or equivalent

Your Benefits
  • Motivated and committed employees are essential to the success of our company. We offer collaborative and systematic personnel development. You will work with us to design your individual career path and continuously develop your skillset. On the other hand, we compensate you for your contributions through competitive compensation packages and by sharing in the company's success. Your innovative spirit is a key driver for SCHOTT.


You can expect interesting tasks and challenging projects, as well as motivated and friendly teams in fields that influence our future. Do you want to be successful with us? Then, please send us your application:.


SCHOTT North America, Inc., Louisville Human Resources, 


SCHOTT North America, Inc. and SCHOTT Gemtron Corporation are both Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employers. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law. SCHOTT’s inclusion philosophy promotes equal employment opportunity throughout the organization. Any form of unlawful employee harassment is prohibited.

Production Operator 1st Shift

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