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Title:  Sheeter Operator

Requisition ID:  16477-159

Newton, IA, US, 50208

Category:  Hourly Production & Manufacturing
Travel:  No Travel Required

The Sheeting Operator is responsible for safely and efficiently running the sheeter according to job specifications, and ensuring quality product is available for delivery to the Printing department.  Job functions include:

  • Understand and comply with plant and warehouse department rules, regulations, and procedures
  • Operate clamp truck and handle rolls
  • Operate forklift and handle baled waste
  • Chock and splice rolls for the sheeter
  • Handle and prioritize multiple tasks, read schedule, read status of current jobs
  • Accurately complete all paperwork, including QA and production checks
  • Keep area and machines clean and free of debris throughout shift
  • Use computer to find information on upcoming jobs, look up tooling locations, input production data
  • Must be able to work overtime
  • Work in harmony with others
  • Responsible for understanding and adhering to all GMP, safety, food safety, SQF, HACCP and food defense procedures (Training will be provided)
  • Performs all other duties as assigned.

Required Skills

  • Mechanical/technical aptitude
  • Computer skills
  • Color acuity test required
  • Ability to work safely
  • Ability to work with others
  • Leadership skills
  • Must be flexible; willing to work other shifts, overtime and weekends

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

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 Poster, EEO is the Law.

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