POSITION SUMMARY
Set up, operate, or tend paper goods machines that perform a variety of functions, such as rewinding/folding, sawing, banding, wrapping, cartoning, boxing, or stacking of paper goods.

Essential Functions Statement(s)

· Ability to work safely and accident-free in all job functions.

· Examine completed work to verify conformance to work orders along with all areas of quality, and adjust machinery as necessary to correct any issues.

· Start machines and move controls to regulate tension of paper, to synchronize speed of machine components, adjust winding parameters, folding parameters, and all down-stream equipment to meet the specifications of each product.

· Ability to make machine adjustments using basic hand tools.

· Install machine change parts to meet new product specifications.

· Measure, space, and set perforation blades/anvils and slitters according to product specifications.

· Place rolls of paper in machine back stands and safely thread paper through embossers, slitting rolls, folding rolls, re-winder area, etc.

· Fill glue reservoirs.

· Disassemble machines to maintain, repair, or replace broken or worn parts, using hand or power tools.

· Able to run, troubleshoot, grade change all downstream equipment i.e. log bander, roll wrappers, case packers, bundlers, case stackers, etc. along with the folder and/or re-winder.

· Able to meet daily production standards specific to each product.

· Able to meet all quality standards to include completing the quality checklist.

· Able to accurately complete the daily production report including down-time recording.

· Responsible for providing the necessary training needs to the team within the employee’s knowledge and capabilities.

· Direct crew members as needed and ensure they are following all safe work practices.

· The ability to demonstrate leadership skills on regular, consistent basis.

· Keep work area clean and organized while following the lean initiatives.

· Will be required to perform other duties as requested, directed or assigned.

· Performs any other related duties as assigned.

SKILLS & ABILITIES

Education: High school diploma or equivalent required.
Experience: 2 plus years of experience in related area
Computer Skills: Proficient in Word, Excel, and Outlook.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

Frequently required to use arms, legs, and hands in a range of motions. Frequently required to lift/carry or push/pull up to 12 pounds with or without assistance.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work is performed in a manufacturing environment. When in plant, incumbent will be around equipment designed to convert paper as well as in an office setting at times. Temperatures in the plant can range a great deal from season to season. The incumbent will be exposed to considerable paper dust. Incumbents will also be exposed to noise levels that may require hearing protection. Safety shoes and eye protection are also required in the manufacturing and warehouse areas.

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