Slitter Machine Operator
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Fort Dearborn Company
Bowling Green Flex, Kentucky, United States
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Slitter Machine Operator
We are searching for an experienced machine operator at our Bowling Green facility.
Fort Dearborn Company, a leader in the prime label printing industry, is expanding in Bowling Green, KY. Our Bowling Green facility has an immediate opening for Slitter Machine Operator.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
The Slitter Machine Operator responsibilities include slitting of finished rolls of labels to width and number of labels per customer specifications, meeting safety, production and quality standards and interacting with other departments to achieve company core strategies.
- Completes required documentation in an accurate and prompt manner.
- Slits finished rolls of labels to width and number of labels per customer specifications.
- Monitors roll profile.
- Mounts rolls onto slitter machine; performs in-process inspection; segregates defects and labels.
- Measures and cuts cores to required dimensions.
- Assists in maintaining equipment for optimal operation, including adjustments.
- Performs preventive maintenance as required.
- Complies with established facility safety policies and procedures and other regulations (IE: BRC, GMPs, HAACP) as applicable.
- Interacts and behaves professionally. Treats all associates respectfully and professionally while maintaining company code of ethics.
- Maintains daily housekeeping efforts which may include painting and cleaning of facility
(interior and exterior).
- Travels as necessary.
- Other duties as assigned.
Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must 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.
Education and/or Experience: High school diploma or general education degree (GED) or equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Previous machine operator experience preferred.
Language Skills: Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to communicate with other associates, customers and vendors.
Mathematical Skills: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
Reasoning Ability: Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form. Ability to understand and complete detailed written and/or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving concrete variables in standardized situations.
Computer Skills: To perform this job successfully, an individual must have basic knowledge of computers and business operating systems.
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. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, reach with hands and arms, climb stairs, push, pull, use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk and hear. Also lift and or move up to 50 pounds. Employee is occasionally required to stoop, bend, stand, kneel, crouch, squat or crawl. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color acuity and ability to adjust focus.
Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is exposed to moving mechanical parts, and fumes, chemical substances and airborne particles and varying temperatures. The noise level in the work environment is moderately loud to loud. The facility is clean and climate controlled.
Candidates must be available to work all shifts.
Fort Dearborn offers a competitive wage and generous benefits package including medical, dental, vision, disability and life insurance and 401(k).
Our company provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.