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Title:  Laminator Operator

Requisition ID:  11842-159
Location: 

Solon, OH, US, 44139

Category:  Hourly Production & Manufacturing
Travel:  No Travel Required

OPPORTUNITY: We are a folding carton manufacturing operation seeking candidates to join our Printing Department as a Laminator/Single facer operator on the Asitrade machine.  We offer outstanding opportunities for our employees to advance their careers through on the job training and job progression. Pay in the $25 per hour range, plus Overtime availability. These are skilled trade positions where our employees build successful careers in the Printing & Packaging industry.  We offer a wide array of benefits including, but not limited to, Paid Vacation & Holidays, optional Health, Dental, and Life Insurance, health spending accounts as well as 401-K with matching funds. Employees may voluntarily elect Pet Insurance, Home & Auto Insurance Programs, Purchasing Power, Tuition Reimbursement, AFLAC, Lifelock Identity Protection, and Hyatt Legal Services. Tobacco Cessation and Employee Assistance/Referral Program, Uniform Service, Safety Shoe, and Safety Prescription-Eyewear benefits are also available.   

Laminator/Single facer job summary: Operates and feeds Asitrade machine that Accurately completes the Asitrade Department. Perform loading functions on rolls and manages heating and starch applications on corrugated materials. Ensures that all products are manufactured to company/ customer specifications.

Primary Responsibilities are, but not limited to the following:

  • Make mechanical adjustments on machines to include, but are not limited to the following.
  • Accurately prepare Production, Inventory and Material Usage Reports
  • Performs make-ready on assigned equipment
  • Ensure that new hires or general helpers assigned to the equipment are correctly /effectively trained to perform task meant to maintain a running cutter
  • Directly involved in responsibilities /actions realted to Prerequisite and Food Safety Programs
  • Report to person of authority to record any potentially unsafe conditions which may result in unsafe foods or non compliance to SQF related procedures
  • Accurately completes the Asitrade Department Purge, Make-Ready , and Attribute Checklists
  • Ensures that all products are manufactured to company/ customer specifications
  • Accurately prepare Production, Inventory and Material Usage Reports
  • Performs make-ready on assigned equipment
  • Ensure that new hires or general helpers assigned to the equipment are correctly /effectively trained to perform task meant to maintain a running cutter
  • Directly involved in responsibilities /actions related to Prerequisite and Food Safety Programs
  • Report to department supervisor to record any potentially unsafe conditions which may result in unsafe foods or non-compliance to SQF related procedures
  • Participate in SQF Root Cause and Corrective Actions ( from customer complaints, SQF audits, validation, and verification activities) as required
  • Reporting of any customer complaints to person responsible to enter into GPI’s Customer Complaint system for root cause analysis and appropriate action taken
  • Follow all procedures related to producing Safe Quality Foods(SQF)
  • Keeps daily time and materials usage reports and records information in SAP and PEAK
  • Performs Preventative Maintenance
  • Monitors the Housekeeping standards in the break room actively managing the Cleanliness of the storage shelves and items stored in the refrigerators discarding abandoned food products.
  • Assist temporary employees with understanding task assignments while Reinforcing SQF standards and Graphic Packaging Internationals core values.
  • Perform housekeeping duties
  • Shares an obligation to protect and strengthen Graphic Packaging International’s good reputation in our relationships with customers, employees, suppliers, competitors, investors, and governmental agencies, and to act consistently with our core values: Integrity, Respect, Accountability, Relationships, and Teamwork
  • Other duties as assigned

Required Skills

BACKGROUND / EXPERIENCE:

  • Manufacturing experience preferred.
  • Prior experience operating Asitrade or printing machinery is preferred.  In lieu of which candidates should demonstrate aptitude, desire and quick learning ability.

 

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must have excellent attendance, be able to work independently and be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

 

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

High school diploma or general education degree (GED)

 

LANGUAGE SKILLS:

Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.  Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.  Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.

 

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS:

Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.  Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.

 

REASONING ABILITY:

Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.  Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

 

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:

Company issued Fork Truck Operator’s license.

 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING:

 

WORK SCHEDULE:

Employees are required to work 8-hour (M-F) or 12-hour (2-2-3) schedules including weekends.

Occasional overtime is required.

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Sitting or standing, depending on changing job assignment, for extended periods.
  • Awkward and/or repetitive movements.
  • Lifting up to 50 lbs.
  • Reading computer screen or other electronic devices.
  • Use of various hand and electrical tools and equipment.
  • Work in areas of fluctuating temperature.

 

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly works near moving mechanical parts.  The employee is regularly exposed to dust, fumes, heat, cold, vibration, toxic conditions, and potential work hazards.

 

            The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

 

Personal Protective Equipment (hearing protection, safety glasses, safety shoes, hairnet) is required.  Other PPE may be required for specific tasks, including face masks are required inside the plant while working due to the coronavirus pandemic.


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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