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Title:  Sheeter Operator

Requisition ID:  12252-159

Wayne, NJ, US, 07470

Category:  Hourly Production & Manufacturing
Travel:  No Travel Required

We are currently looking for a Sheeter Operator to join our team in Wayne, NJ.  


JOB FUNCTIONS: Job functions include but are not limited to the following.

  • Drive clamp truck for the purposes of unloading and loading truck, storing and staging of roll stock
  • Operates the Sheeter to cut roll stock to required sheet size
  • Set up machine from roll stand to delivery
  • Ensure that correct sheet length is logged in
  • Remove cut loads from machine and place in staging/sheeted WIP area
  • Target speed curve for run speeds
  • Run machine at or above standard average speed
  • Ensure that paper is not piled under the knife blade at the end of shift
  • Ensure that all daily management boards, dashboards, housekeeping and 5S check lists are completed accordingly for your shift
  • Ensure that appropriate contact relief is made and machine hand-off occurs during shift changes
  • Adjusts machines and ensures that all mechanical parts are running smoothly
  • Fixes and cleans all machines (Preventive maintenance and other general repairs)
  • Operate PIVs to transport cut loads in staging/sheeted WIP area
  • Empty waste bins and keep machine area clean
  • Other duties as assigned

Required Skills

  • 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. Bilingual in English/Spanish is a plus.


  • 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; Company issued Clamp Truck Operator’s License

Required Experience


  • Manufacturing experience preferred
  • Prior experience using a clamp truck required
  • Experience operating hand jacks, electric pallet jacks and forklifts preferred
  • 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.



  • High School Diploma, GED or equivalent required.


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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