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Folder/Gluer Operator in Winona, MN at WS Packaging

Date Posted: 7/21/2018

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    Winona, MN
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Job Description

Requisition Number
Folder/Gluer Operator

1st Shift Hours
Monday - Thursday 6:45 am - 3:00 pm, Friday 5:30 am - 12:30 pm; additional overtime or weekend hours as scheduled

Position Summary
The Folder/Gluer Operator is responsible to set-up, load, and fold jobs to customer specifications for the production of folding cartons and assist in the training of other operators and finishing employees.

Job Duties
  • Responsible for efficient make-ready on all cartons assigned.
  • Responsible for setting production speeds for each job to maximize machine capabilities. If additional take off-packer help is required, advise team lead.
  • Ensures that the correct adhesives are used and notifies the team lead of any problems relating to fiber tear, glue voids, etc.
  • Regularly inspects cartons during the run to verify acceptable adhesion, pre-break, and alignment.
  • Monitors adhesive application for proper placement, adhesion, and quantity.
  • Checks printed cartons throughout the run to ensure the print quality is acceptable and that we are not experiencing ink rub or offsetting in the stack.
  • Verifies that the packer has sufficient cases to achieve maximum productivity.
  • Responsible for proper feeding and stacking of cartons during the run for maximum productivity.
  • Assist the team lead in training of other employees to take over the duties of the operator when necessary.
  • Responsible for quality, productivity, and minimizing waste.
  • Verifies that correct count and packing method is used on all jobs.
  • Correctly fills out and turns in all required paperwork in a timely manner.
  • Verifies that labels are correct with in accordance with the Job Ticket.
  • Follow all WS Packaging Group, Inc.’s rules for the Food Safe Product Program.
  • Operates all equipment with all guards and safety features.
  • Wears Company provided safety equipment as required by company policy, supplier instructions and/or OSHA regulations.
  • Stores all supplies, chemicals and equipment in a safe and orderly manner.
  • Complete others duties as assigned.
Physical Demands
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; sit. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, occasionally lifting up to 40 pounds.  The employee is occasionally required to sit; talk or hear, climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must be able to reach to the ground and bring self-up to folding table throughout a workday.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.   While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.


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