Exide Technologies

Formation Operator

Requisition ID
Manufacturing - Operations and Maintenance
Position Type
Regular Full-Time


We're growing!  Starting pay is between $15 - $18 per hour plus shift differentials!  Immediate needs on 2nd and 3rd shifts!


Formation Operator is to operate and monitor the machinery and equipment used to form batteries. This could include any or all of the following: Loading batteries onto the conveyor and operating the In-Line Filler, grouping and cabling batteries for charging, operating Out-Line Top-off Acid Equipment, operating Hi-rate equipment, and off-loading filled, charged batteries.


  • Understand and communicate in simple English.
  • Must cable/re-cable batteries on tables, place cables on ends, and remove forming vent caps from batteries.
  • Must be able to work as a team member.
  • Must comply with quality control specifications and maintain accurate and time SPC charts.
  • Required to assist in department or plant cleaning as needed.
  • Must comply with safety and health regulations for the protection of self and coworkers. This includes shower and shampoo at the completion of each work shift.
  • Must satisfy attendance requirements as written in company policy.
  • Must be able to understand and communicate in simple English to receive training instruction and perform team responsibilities
  • Follow Lean Manufacturing Procedures.
  • Comply with current Quality Systems Requirements.
  • Perform other work as assigned by Management.


Physical Requirements:

  • Physical Requirements:
  • Continuous standing, walking and bending for 8 hour shifts. Repetitious work.
  • Must be able to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) such as gloves, respirator, safety glasses, and steel toe shoes, etc. as outlined in established policy.
  • Will be continually exposed to extreme environmental conditions (hot, humid, and cold).
  • Repetitious lifting of batteries.

Education, Experience, Skills Required

  • Mechanical skills preferred
  • Previous manufacturing or related experience a plus
  • High School degree preferred; National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC) Bronze preferred

EEO Statement

Exide Technologies is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.

About Exide

Exide Technologies (www.exide.com) is a global provider of stored electrical energy solutions—batteries and associated equipment and services for transportation and industrial markets. With 128 years of industry experience and operating in more than 80 countries, Exide produces and recycles a broad range of products that keep customers and their businesses powering forward. Leading car, truck and lift truck manufacturers trust Exide as an original equipment supplier, and Exide serves the transportation and industrial aftermarket through a comprehensive portfolio of products and services. The Company’s extensive sales, distribution and service network provides flexibility and quality for an exceptional customer experience.

At Exide Technologies, It All Starts Now. History and scale, combined with a start-up mentality, make Exide the faster, more nimble, more innovative, more digital, and more responsive alternative for customers who want more than simply a battery supplier. Exide is "the 128 Year Old Start-Up," and the Company is moving forward—bringing the energy of the “new Exide” to customers around the world.


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