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Title:  Former Operator

Requisition ID:  19684-159

Stone Mountain, GA, US, 30083

Category:  Hourly Production & Manufacturing
Travel:  No Travel Required

  • The forming operator is responsible for the operation of their assigned forming machines. While operating those machines, they are responsible to run quality cartons at or above target run speeds while minimizing waste and downtime. 
  • The case packing specification must also be reviewed to make sure that all the instructions are clear and concise prior to running the order.
  • The Operator is responsible to ensure that all waste and downtime is accurately tracked and reported from assigned machines.
  • The operator inspects for product quality including proper gluing and stacking, carton and score alignment, case fit, counts, and ensures that the machine is in good running condition.
  • The operator is also responsible for shutting down the machine if it is to be left unattended.
  • This position reports to the Forming Lead, Shift Supervisor, and Department Manager.


Required Skills

  • Knowledge – H.S. education or equivalent
  • Skill Requirements – Mechanical aptitude, attention to detail, good communication skills, comfortable with computer applications including Excel and Word.
  • Skill Desirables - SAP
  • Abilities – Professional, good behavior, good attendance, ability to work in teams or alone

Required Experience

At Graphic Packaging International, we produce the paper cup that held your coffee this morning, the basket that transported those bottles of craft beer you enjoyed last weekend, and the microwave tray that heated your gourmet meal last night. 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 products. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, we are collaborative, diverse, innovative individuals who create inspired packaging while giving back to our communities. With over 25,000 employees working in more than 130 locations worldwide, we strive to be environmentally responsible 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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