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Title:  Machine Operator

Requisition ID:  16351-159
Location: 

Shelbyville, IL, US, 62565

Category:  Hourly Production & Manufacturing
Travel:  No Travel Required

MACHINE OPERATORS

  • $1500 RETENTION BONUS FOR NEW HIRES and QUALIFYING REHIRES
  • $18.32/HOUR PLUS AN EXTRA $1/HOUR SHIFT DIFFERENTIAL FOR NIGHT SHIFT
  • NO MANDATORY OVERTIME ON SCHEDULED 48 HOUR WORK WEEKS
  • DOUBLE TIME HOURLY RATE FOR ANY OVERTIME EXCEEDING 48 HOURS/WORK WEEK (40-48 HOURS PAID TIME AND A HALF)
  • BENEFITS START ON THE 1ST OF THE MONTH FOLLOWING YOUR START DATE

This position is responsible for safely maintaining the operation of heat seal or adhesive machines (paper cup molding machines) to produce paper cups or tubs, according to specifications and quality standards outlined by customer production requirements.  Duties also include starting/stopping machines, cleaning of the machine and department surroundings, loading paper stock, working in a safe manner, quality inspections and obeying all safety guidelines. 

 Here’s What You Will Be Doing:

  • Operating various machines (set up, change over, maintain) to produce paper blanks, cups or plastic lids
  • 12 Hour shifts working alternately (36) and (48) hour weeks. A/B shifts work from 7 am to 7 pm. C/D shifts work from 7 pm to 7 am.
  • Taking your career to the next level while learning valuable trade skills, preparing for a comfortable retirement
  • Working in a safe clean environment
  • Performing essential functions of the job: standing for long periods, push/pull depending on job (heavy carts ^1900 pounds – 2 man job), Lifting up to 100 lbs. to a height of 3 ft. (2-person job), twisting, turning, bending, and working in hot and cold environments

 

Required Skills

Why You Would Be Perfect for This Job:

  • You want to make a good salary and provide for your family!
  • You like learning new things and working in a fast-paced environment
  • You’re an awesome team player with a great work ethic
  • You’re mechanically inclined
  • You’re 18 years of age or older
  • One year of previous machine operation experience is preferred but not required!
  • No high school diploma/GED…NO PROBLEM!!
  • You want to make a difference in the World. Become a part of our Social Responsibility and Environmental Sustainability Initiatives

WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR???  JOIN THE GPI FAMILY NOW AT

WWW.GRAPHICPKG.COM/CAREERS

QUESTIONS?  CONTACT US AT 217-774-2176 ext. 244

 


Required Experience

 

 


If you are looking for an rewarding career with great benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k and more) and an opportunity to make a global impact, Graphic Packaging International is looking for you! Our locally owned company has been in business for over 100 years, and we are one of the largest manufacturers of paperboard and paper-based packaging for some of the world’s most recognized brands and we are looking for people to be part of our team!

Benefits eligibility starts on the first of the month following your start date. If you start on the first of the month, your benefits start immediately. Our benefit options include valuable basics to give you the coverage you expect in addition to an array of choices so that you can design the right benefits package to fit you and your family. We provide 401(k), 401(k) matching, Dental insurance, Disability insurance, Employee Assistance Program, Employee discount, Flexible spending account, Health insurance, Health savings account, Life insurance, Paid time off, Referral program, Retention program, Tuition reimbursement, and Vision insurance.

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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