Coater Operator

Channeled Resource Group is seeking a motivated individual to join our 3rd shift team as a Coater Operator. While experience is preferred, we will do on-the-job training for the right candidate. This is an entry-level job with many opportunities to advance in the company.



  • Ensure machine operations meet or exceed all safety standards
  • Read and understand the production documentation for each job, and ensure adherence to all work instructions
  • Ensure all production meets or exceeds company quality standards
  • Ensure production and staging areas are kept clean and that appropriate materials are prepared for the start of the next shift
  • Complete all necessary production documentation and data entry in the computer system
  • Operate forklift and/or hoist machine for the coating machine
  • Communicate the jobs running (or to be run) and discuss any issues with the next operator upon shift change over
  • Inform the supervisor (or production/plant manager) if there are any problems that need immediate attention
  • Ensure the Coater helper performs all expected job duties
  • Train and coach Coater helper to learn machine operation
  • Perform other coating line duties as needed by the supervisor or manager


  • This is a non-remote position at our Marathon, WI facility
  • Self-motivated, detail-oriented, organized, and mechanically inclined individual
  • Ability to read, and interpret work orders and specifications
  • Ability to produce quality work within company productivity standards
  • Ability to work independently and/or as a team player
  • Safety minded


Shift Information:

  • 3rd Shift: 10:30 p.m. – 6:30 a.m. Sunday through Thursday OR 8:30 pm.m – 6:30 a.m. Monday through Thursday
  • Overtime is scheduled as needed
  • Starting wage of $21.00 per hour with a wage review after 60 days for a potential wage increase
  • Shift differential $1.50/hour



  • 60 days (1st of the month): Full Health, Dental, 401K, Life, Disability
  • 10 paid Holidays
  • Production Incentive Quarterly – “Movers and Shakers”
  • 10 Vacation days and 4 PTO days – prorated
  • Gym membership discounts
  • Safety glasses and safety shoes yearly reimbursement
  • Personal birthday paid time off
  • Work/life balance environment for one of the growing, privately-owned label/coating industry leaders!



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Job Summary

  1. Location:

    Marathon, WI

  2. Job Type: 3rd Shift
  3. Experience: Prior experience is preferred but not required. We will provide on-the-job training for the right applicant.