Position Title:  Production Operator 1


Narragansett, RI, US, 2882

Job Category:  Operations
Shift:  Shift 2
Full Time / Part Time:  Part-Time
Job Level: 
Approximate Travel:  0%
Job Description: 


Member of the operations team working on production line to meet defined goals. The position will communicate production issues and take direction from the department supervisor and/or lead on daily basis.

Essential Functions:

  • Set up, operate and troubleshoot complex equipment to ensure safe, efficient production of materials. Assistance with training newer co-workers as needed. (50%)
  • Perform visual inspection, measurement and testing in accordance with established procedures. (20%)
  • Accurately record production data into the computer database. (10%)
  • Work with engineering and production on continuous improvement/Six Sigma projects. (5%)
  • Communicate with various departments regarding product quality issues, material availability and processing issues. (5%)
  • Maintain safe work environment, including 5S, minor maintenance on the equipment and area clean up. (5%)
  • Perform other duties as assigned. (5%)


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Experience in general manufacturing or related environment
  • Ability and proficiency to run machines/equipment of high complexity.
  • Good communication skills, including fluency in English
  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds frequently throughout the shift
  • Ability to use hand tools
  • Attention to detail
Additional Qualification Details:  No additional requirement needed

Who We Are and What We Are All About:

Rogers Corporation makes tomorrow's innovations possible. Help build a cleaner, safer and more connected world with a career at Rogers, where we make tomorrow’s innovations possible. We rely on a talented workforce to develop our cutting edge, market-leading material technologies. Our global team develops innovative specialty materials and components that enable technology in a wide array of high-growth markets. Our customers expect high performance and reliability, so we are always looking for people who can improve processes, get results and represent a best-in-class organization. People are at the heart of all our operations, and we encourage our employees to act with integrity, creativity and excellence to help drive results worldwide.

Why Work for Rogers:

It is our commitment to get “Results, but Results the Right Way.” Rogers offers an exceptional work environment and a value-driven culture modeled by leadership. Employees have access to developmental opportunities as well as top-notch benefits and incentive programs. Come join a winning team!

Rogers Corporation provides equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, veterans and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups.

About Rogers Corporation:

At Rogers Corporation (NYSE:ROG), we're changing how the world uses technology. We are a global leader in materials technology and manufacturing, producing engineered materials to power, protect and connect our world. With nearly 200 years of materials science and engineering experience, Rogers delivers high-performance solutions that enable global Advanced Electronics Solutions and Elastomeric Material Solutions, as well as other technologies where reliability is critical. Rogers enables the world’s leading innovators to achieve greater performance, speed to market and reliability through our renowned technical solutions support, problem-solving and application engineering capabilities. Rogers delivers market-leading solutions for energy-efficient motor drives, vehicle electrification and alternative energy, sealing, vibration management, and impact protection in mobile devices, transportation interiors, industrial equipment and performance apparel, wireless infrastructure and automotive safety and radar systems. Headquartered in Chandler, Arizona (USA), Rogers operates manufacturing facilities in the United States, China, Germany, Belgium, Hungary and South Korea, with joint ventures and sales offices worldwide. For more information, visit www.rogerscorp.com.