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Plastic Component Operator - Nike Air MI

St. Charles, Missouri, United States

Overview

At Air Manufacturing Innovation (Air MI), we deliver on Nike’s most daring dream: giving every athlete the unparalleled sensation of walking on air. Since Nike introduced the Air sole in 1979, no technology has become more synonymous with Nike than Air. Our teams engineer, make and perfect Nike’s most advanced footwear components. Masters of teamwork, we challenge assumptions in order to get faster, drive efficiency and fine-tune technology to deliver quality performance plastic. At our state-of-the-art facilities located in Beaverton, Oregon and St. Charles, Missouri, Air MI is taking Air to places that we never thought possible. Learn more about Nike Air Manufacturing Innovation.

Success Profile

Think you fit the mold? These are the skills we’re looking for to join this world-class team:

  • Detail-Oriented

    10
  • Organized

    10
  • Team Player

    10
  • Industrious

    9
  • Multi-tasker

    9
  • Productive

    9
  • Efficient

    8
  • Flexible

    8
  • proactive
  • self-starter
  • versatile
  • confident
  • quick-thinking
  • socially conscious
I come to work every day because I know the Nike brand is not just about shoes, it’s a way of life.

Daryl Coleman Plastic Machine Operator

Nike is a great place to work. We encourage employees to feel self assured with their skills and to always reach their full potential.

Cristell Arriaga Plastic Machine Operator

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MEET NIKE AIR MI PLASTIC MACHINE OPERATORS

Explore a career in Beaverton, Oregon

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MEET NIKE AIR MI PLASTIC MACHINE OPERATORS

Explore a career in St. Charles, Missouri

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WELCOME TO ST. CHARLES AIR MI

Message from Cheryl Renne, General Manager

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MEET THE NIKE AIR MI MAINTENANCE TEAM

Explore a career at both facilities

Rewards

  • Cool Tech

  • Sustainability

  • Culture

  • Finance

  • Tuition

  • Fitness

  • Coaching

  • Time Off

Responsibilities

As our entry level Plastic Component Operator, you'll die cut parts, inflate parts, perform quality inspections, pack and record quantities of inspected parts, grind scrap and procure raw materials. In addition, you'll help maintain a clean work area, operate auxiliary equipment, pack finished products, grind material, help clean and start machines and perform miscellaneous functions as needed.

We currently have openings on the following shifts:

  • A-shift: Mondays through Thursdays from 5:30am to 5:30pm
  • B-shift: Mondays through Thursdays from 5:30pm to 5:30am
  • C-shift: Fridays through Sundays from 5:30am to 5:30pm
  • D-shift: Fridays through Sundays from 5:30pm to 5:30am


Qualifications

  • High School diploma or GED
  • Experience with repetitive tasks in a fast-paced, high volume environment
  • Able to stand, sit, walk, stoop, crouch, kneel, reach, climb, push, pull, grasp, talk, hear and feel
  • Understanding of weight and measurements
  • Able to read precision measuring instruments and add, subtract, multiply and divide fractions and decimals
  • Able to judge defects based on experience and retained samples
  • Clarity of vision at 20 inches or less
  • Able to lift up to 70 lbs
  • Experience in manufacturing or equivalent environment a plus 
  • Able to work at least one of the shifts below:
    • A-shift: Mondays through Thursdays from 5:30am to 5:30pm
    • B-shift: Mondays through Thursdays from 5:30pm to 5:30am
    • C-shift: Fridays through Sundays from 5:30am to 5:30pm
    • D-shift: Fridays through Sundays from 5:30pm to 5:30am


NIKE, Inc. is a growth company that looks for team members to grow with it. Nike offers a generous total rewards package, casual work environment, a diverse and inclusive culture, and an electric atmosphere for professional development. No matter the location, or the role, every Nike employee shares one galvanizing mission: To bring inspiration and innovation to every athlete* in the world.

NIKE, Inc. is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or disability.


Job ID: SRC010419AIRMI

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