Machine Operator

Posted 3 months ago

Company/Organization: Greif Packaging

Job Position/Title: Machine Operator

Location: Palmyra

Approx. Price Range: $23.80 / hr shift differential

Job Description:

Available Shifts: • 2nd Shift – 3:00 PM – 11:00 PM • 3rd Shift – 11:00 PM – 7:00 AM Monday- Friday is work week. Occasional Saturdays are required based on customer demand and are Mandatory. Greif offers a great working environment and the opportunity to make an immediate impact at a company where your ideas are always welcome. Benefits Package: Includes Major Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K, and Tuition Reimbursement. Eligible on the 1st day of the month following your date of Hire!!! Summary (Scope of the Job) Job Description: Operates stacker controls to ensure stacks are aligned and orderly. Prepares stacked units for banding, operates palletizing machinery and ensures quality of product. Performs all duties in a safe manner, while wearing all required PPE and immediately reports any safety concern to the supervisor. Major Responsibilities • Visually inspects each unit for defects (bad knifes, wrinkles, warp, out of line, proper pad placement, loose liner, unit appearance, etc.). • Units found to be defective must have defective material removed. • Informs knife man of the amount of defective board so the amount can be rescheduled to run. • Measures at least one sheet from each order for length, width, and scoring accuracy. Issues regarding quality are to be brought immediately to the knife man or supervisor’s attention. • Understands and utilizes proper procedures for knife exit section controls and lift positioning controls. • Places tie sheets in multiple stacks, inserts proper pads or cross-pads to units when necessary. • Reads production orders to ensure all special instructions are being fulfilled (units with specific height requirements, or that require exact quantities per unit, full pad protection, cross-banded, etc.). • Monitors alignment of board and manipulates controls to ensure proper alignment of stacks. • Operates the palletizing machinery and inspects units to ensure plastic bands are applied securely to each bale prior to shipment. • Communicates any special situations to the individual who is relieving them. • Responsible for keeping area and equipment clean of any debris or scrap material. • Attends all safety training provided by the employer. Education and Experience • High school diploma or equivalent; or up to one-month related experience; or equivalent combination of training and experience • Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals. • Ability to read a tape measure to within 1/16th of an inch.

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