ProAmpac
  • White House, TN
  • White House, TN, USA
  • Full Time

Position Summary

Responsible for the overall operation of the bag machine to fulfill approved standards for all large or small bag production quantity, quality, and safety.

Essential Duties and Tasks

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job function satisfactorily.  Reasonable accommodations may be made, upon request, to ensure individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

  • Maintains the overall machine operation.
  • Verifies each scheduled production order prior to starting set-up.
  • Orders components based on shop order requirements.
  • Removes and returns machine parts, accessories, and components not needed for current order run to proper storage area.
  • Performs all machine set-ups and adjustments as required.
  • Unwraps, trims, and prepares rolls for shafting.
  • Shafts each roll in relation to its proper position as a ply on the finished bag.
  • Segregates scrap and waste by container for disposal or baling.
  • Maintains adequate level of glue in pans, drums, or hot melt applicator hopper.
  • Makes all possible preparations for next scheduled order.
  • Works toward maintenance and cleanliness of machine and adjacent area as required.
  • Functions as Team Leader and directs the overall activities of the team.
  • Performs First Article of Inspection at bag set-ups; perform 30-minute bag teardowns and other quality procedures (visual checks, adjustments, etc.) needed to maintain bag quality.
  • Assures the continuing optimum operation efficiency of the team by performing any job duties that might normally be performed by other team members (example, shafts or removes rolls, inspects and bundles bags, clean-up, etc.).
  • Informs management of any substandard materials or any apparent mechanical or electrical repairs needed.
  • Performs other duties as assigned. 

Qualifications, Education and Experience

  • High School or GED diploma required.
  • Mechanical reasoning skills
  • Machine operating experience.
  • Ability to do machine set-ups, calibrations, etc.
  • Ability to read a ruler
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to direct crew members
  • Must complete Safety Orientation, Departmental Safety Training and OSHA Standards Training 

Work Environment

Work primarily in a climate controlled indoor environment with minimal safety/health hazard potential. Hearing protection, safety shoes and vision protection required while on manufacturing floor. 

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

This role works in a manufacturing work environment.  Employee is regularly required to stand for extended periods of time; walk; use hands/fingers to, hold, handle, or feel; and reach with hands and arms.  The employee is regularly required to talk or hear.  The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.  

Other Duties

Always take ownership and be accountable for your actions. This job description is a tool for you to follow while at ProAmpac. Other job duties may be assigned to you, this outline is not to be considered a detailed description and you may have other duties/projects assigned to meet business needs.   Good and reliable attendance, positive attitude and at or above job specific metrics and/or goals will reflect on your annual review. Always take ownership of your job and team. 

EEO Statement

ProAmpac provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other classification protected by state, federal, or local law.  Further, the company takes affirmative action to ensure that applicants are employed and employees are treated during employment without regard to any of these characteristics.  Discrimination of any type will not be tolerated.

EEO - M/F/VETS/DISABILITY

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