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Title:  Gluer Operator

Requisition ID:  12881-159

Kingston Springs, TN, US, 37082

Category:  Hourly Production & Manufacturing
Travel:  No Travel Required

To our employees, we offer:
- Competitive pay!!
- 12 hour shifts with 3-4 day work weeks; long weekends every other week, less commute time!
- Quick advancement opportunity
- Medical, dental and vision coverage with employee contribution
- 401(k) with company match
- Vacation time


Position Summary: Supply finished cartons per customer specifications and production schedule.


Position Responsibilities:
 Establish make-ready on machine, based on carton style and customer requirements.
 Verify label accuracy prior to startup after make-ready.
 Setup and run scanning equipment.
 Perform quality checks and documentation.
 Complete daily production reports.
 Obtain work-in-process loads, based on machine usage.
 Review design changes with Supervisor, Die Room and Designer.
 Communicate required information to co-workers and manager.
 Assist with setup of corrugated cases, cut pads, and make labels and set-up tapers when needed.
 Wash and fill glue pots.
 Perform regular and preventive maintenance.
 Participate in daily production meetings and weekly pre-production meetings when required.
 Relieve crew members for breaks.
 Follow safety rules and regulations.
 Follow department and company policies and procedures.
 Report all food safety and quality problems to the Department Manager or Quality Team.
 May be required to perform other duties as requested, directed or assigned.


 Must be able to read and review all paper instructions and labeling requirements.
 Previous experience as an operator working with high speed equipment.
 Experience in performing preventative maintenance with mechanical and electrical troubleshooting ability.

Required Experience

At Graphic Packaging International (NYSE: GPK), we produce the box you may have poured your child's cereal from this morning, the microwaveable tray that heated your lunch, the paper cup that held your coffee throughout the day, and the carrier of those bottles of craft beer you may enjoy tonight! We're one of the largest manufacturers of paperboard and paper-based packaging for some of the world's most recognized brands of food, beverage, foodservice, household, personal care and pet care products. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, we are a team of collaborative, innovative, passionate individuals who are committed to providing consumer packaging that makes a world of difference.

With almost 18,000 employees working in more than 70 locations in North and South America, Europe and the Pacific Rim, we strive to be an environmentally responsible leader in our industry and in the communities where we operate. We are committed to workplace diversity and offer compensation and benefits programs that are among the industry's best to reward the talented people who make our company successful.

If this sounds like something you would like to be a part of, we'd love to hear from you. Learn more about us at www.graphicpkg.com.

Inspired Packaging. A World of Difference.

Graphic Packaging is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All candidates will be evaluated on the basis of their qualifications for the job in question. We do not base our employment decision on an employee's or applicant's race, color, religion, age, gender or sex (including pregnancy), national origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic identity, genetic information, disability, veteran/military status or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law. Click here to view the EEO is the Law Poster.

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