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Franklin, MA, USA

Process Operators - Coaters, Slitter, Metallizer, Sheeter

AR Metallizing is the world’s leading producer of vacuum metallized plastic film, papers and holographic substrates. Our products provide “Package Solutions” as an integral part of major brand owners’ packaging. Our materials provide functional barrier, decorative, point of purchase appeal, security, labeling and promotional applications worldwide. AR Metallizing has provided world class packaging solutions for 40 years

JOB DESCRIPTION:  Process Operators – Coater, Slitter, Metallizer, Sheeter The Process Operator is an integral part of our manufacturing team. Primary responsibilities include set up and operation of any of the following machines-coater, slitter, metallizer, or sheeter while ensuring customer satisfaction, quality, and safety. This position reports to a Shift Supervisor. Work schedule will be 12 hour rotating shifts either days or evenings, but will require flexibility and the ability to work overtime if needed.

Shifts:

Day:

1D 7am – 7pm Sunday – Tuesday, + every other Wednesday

2D 7am – 7pm Thursday – Saturday, + every other Wednesday

Night:

1N 7pm – 7am Sunday – Tuesday, + every other Saturday

2N 7pm – 7am Wednesday – Friday, + every other Saturday

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Set up and operates coating, slitting, metalizing, or sheeting machines
  • Load rolls of paper onto the machines.
  • Set up machine within established tolerance levels.
  • Monitor all necessary adjustments.
  • Operate overhead hoist, trucks and dollies to transport materials to and from machine.
  • Work from production schedules, work orders, specification sheets, checklists and verbal instructions to attain required production quantities with appropriate quality levels.
  • Monitor quality of product throughout process.
  • Monitor condition of equipment and process control devices to insure that they are in proper working condition.
  • Conduct various tests to determine whether product complies with established specification.
  • Identify malfunctions, process problems and unusual conditions and report such situations to Supervisor.
  • Take active role in the analysis and troubleshooting process to correct problems.
  • Clean machine and work area in accordance to established specifications.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • HS Diploma or GED required.
  • 2 years of work experience in a manufacturing setting preferred.
  • Prior experience in a similar machine operator positions a plus.
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds required.
  • Must be capable of using judgment to plan and perform set ups and operate within standard procedures.
  • Ability to operate a forklift preferred.
  • Proficient in reading and understanding English required.
  • Ability to read and comprehend safety policies and regulations as well as basic product and process documentation.
  • Must be capable of using judgment to plan and perform set ups and operate within standard procedures.
  • Proficient in basic math. Must be able to perform basic arithmetic; i.e., addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, including decimals and fractions, simple use of formulas, charts, drawings, specifications, schedules, checking of reports, forms, records and comparable data where interpretation is required.
  • Good communication skills required.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced team environment.
  • Experience with 5S a plus.
  • Experience with Lean Manufacturing a plus.

Language: English competency

Location: Franklin, MA

Benefits: AR Metallizing offers comprehensive benefits that include health, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, tuition assistance, flexible spending accounts, employee assistance program, vacation time, holidays, and personal time off.

Apply to:careers@armetallizing.com

AR Metallizing, Ltd. is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Control System Engineer

Control Systems Engineer

 

AR Metallizing is world leader in the production of coated metallized paper for flexible packaging and labels. Metallized paper is a sustainable alternative to foil or film and is used in the production of functional, barrier, cosmetic, labelling and promotional packaging products for major brands. AR Metallizing serves food, beverage, consumer packaging goods, entertainment industries. It supplies its innovative products to customers worldwide from production sites in Belgium (Genk), Italy, (Casalgrasso), Brazil (Osasco) and the United States (Franklin, MA). Thanks to a continuous investment in people, technology, quality and environmental protection, AR Metallizing consists of a group of over 450 highly committed and passionate people, guaranteeing a high level of specialist expertise.

 

 

Position Summary

The Controls Systems Engineer performs assignments across an entire range of plant equipment with the primary goal of keeping the equipment running, fabrication, machining, modification of parts and equipment, assembly and repair of production parts. This position reports to the Process Engineer.

 

Job Duties:

  • Troubleshooting and evaluation of existing control systems for High Speed Manufacturing Equipment to ensure operation of equipment to meet plant or department requirements;
  • Troubleshooting and Diagnostic Support for Machine Upgrades, Overhauls, and Rebuilds
  • Troubleshooting of electrical, PLC, and HMI systems
  • Make recommendations concerning changes to equipment, improvements or installations and upkeep based on findings.
  • Diagnose and determine root causes of problems, make corrections, repair or replace units as necessary.
  • Assisting with equipment selection and procurement
  • On-call service/support for manufacturing plant
  • Program and configure automated controls systems including, but not limited to, PLCs, SCADA, Historians
  • Make program changes to Allen-Bradley & Siemens PLC’s.
  • System Testing, Commissioning, Start Up and Operator Training
  • Support the creation of new wiring/electrical diagrams and/or review of existing wiring/electrical diagrams

 

Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering/ Mechatronics/ Systems Design/ Automation/ Industrial Engineering;
  • Minimum 5-8 years of industry related experience in automation controls and/or systems integration experience with automation equipment, process control systems, communications / network products, OPC software, HMI/MMI/SCADA, Operator Interfaces;
  • Possession of following knowledge are desired:
    • P&ID (Process and Instrumentation) diagrams is desired to determine IO and understand the physical layout of the plant;
    • Data Logging, Database and Historian Technologies
    • Programming and configuring PLCs such as Allen Bradley Micrologix, Control Logix, SLC & Siemens S7 platforms
    • Automation platform vendors such as Rockwell Automation, Siemens, ABB, Honeywell, Emerson, Wonderware, GE, etc
    • Working with electromechanical systems (power distribution, vacuum systems, high voltage, control systems, and safety interlocks)
    • Good understanding of industrial environments, engineering and production processes

 

AR Metallizing Associates shall comply with all applicable Environmental, Health, and Safety requirements per Federal and State regulations.  Working safely is a condition of employment and it is expected that all associates will adhere to plant safety regulations at all times.  It is expected that all employees act as a role model for safety excellence, looking out for their safety as well as their co-workers.

 

All employees of AR Metallizing must adhere to the Quality Standards and Policies set forth in the Quality Manual.

 

Language: English competency

Location: Franklin, MA

Apply to: careers@armetallizing.com

AR Metallizing, Ltd. is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Customer Service Representative

Customer Service Representative

Company Introduction

AR Metallizing is world leader in the production of coated metallized paper for flexible packaging and labels. Metallized paper is a sustainable alternative to foil or film and is used in the production of functional, barrier, cosmetic, labelling and promotional packaging products for major brands. AR Metallizing serves food, beverage, consumer packaging goods, entertainment industries. It supplies its innovative products to customers worldwide from production sites in Belgium (Genk), Italy, (Casalgrasso), Brazil (Osasco) and the United States (Franklin, MA). Thanks to a continuous investment in people, technology, quality and environmental protection, AR Metallizing consists of a group of over 450 highly committed and passionate people, guaranteeing a high level of specialist expertise.

 

Position Summary

In this position you will be responsible for providing excellent efficiency in processing orders, prepare correspondences and logistics management of products in the perspective of achieving the highest level of customer satisfaction. This position offers great career development opportunities within the Group. Direct report to Sales & Business Development Director North America.

 

Job Duties:

  • Build sustainable relationships and trust with customer through open and interactive communication;
  • Leverage interactions in order to qualify new opportunities with existing AR Metallizing customers as well as new potential customers in support of business development efforts.
  • Provide accurate, valid and complete information by using the right methods/tools;
  • Maintains daily customer contact by telephone, fax and email, follows up all inquiries from customers and agents to ensure resolution;
  • Handles customer’s order including but not limited to sending order confirmations, issues packing lists, delivery note, L/C, invoices, prints pallet /roll labels, checks with planning department on stocks before putting in production etc;
  • Checks overdue & outstanding amounts with credit controller before shipment;
  • Keeps an overview of the delivered quantities per customers compared to budget.

 

 

Position Requirements: 

  • Bachelor degree required, preferrably with minimum 3-5 years relevant working as a client service representative
  • Proven customer support experience and experience working in B2B setting is a plus;
  • Excellent interpersonal & communication skills at all levels;
  • Strong problem solving and negotiation skills;
  • Self-motivated and enjoys working in team setting with highest ethical standards;
  • Competency in SharePoint and Microsoft applications especially in excel;
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize and manage time effectively.

 

Travel: 0-10%

Language: Proficient in English is required. Spanish, Portuguese or French are desirable.

Location: Franklin, MA

 

 

 

Background Checks: The selected candidate will be required to pass a criminal history background check

 

Benefit: pay 80% of your medical premium and 100% of your premium for Basic Life and Disability Insurance! We also offer dental and vision insurance, Flexible Spending Account, employee referral program, and 401k with company match.

 

 

Apply to: careers@armetallizing.com

AR Metallizing Ltd is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 Belgium

Casalgrasso

Business Development Manager

Business Development Manager 

Company Introduction AR Metallizing is world leader in the production of coated metallized paper for labels and packaging. Metallized paper is a sustainable premium product and an alternative to aluminium foil or metallized film and is used in the production of functional barrier, cosmetic, labelling and promotional packaging products for major brands. AR Metallizing serves food, beverage, consumer packaging goods & entertainment industries. It supplies its innovative products to customers worldwide from production sites in Belgium (Genk), Italy, (Casalgrasso), Brazil (Osasco) and the United States (Franklin, MA). Thanks to a continuous investment in people, technology, quality and environmental protection, AR Metallizing consists of a group of over 450 highly committed and passionate people, guaranteeing a high level of specialist expertise.

Position Summary In this position you will act as prospect and liaison for new products and new markets by pro-actively networking and approaching to generate interest from potential clients; mainly in the paperboard packaging industry. You will be responsible for developing rapport with new clients by understanding their needs, offering a sales proposition, set sales targets and provide support that continuously strengthens the relationship. In this position you also focus on growing and retaining existing accounts by presenting new solutions and services. In this position you will report to VP Sales & Marketing

Job Duties:

  • Connecting and building relationships with potential new clients and turn possibilities into increased business;
  • Leading for new products and/or services introduction and presentation; maintain and enhance existing client relationships:
  • Facilitating internal and external client engagements and ensure the right connections and knowledge sharing is taken place;
  • Be ARM’s champion industry functions, events and conferences, and pro-actively share feedback and market trends;
  • Leads business updates to management team on a timely fashion,
  • Act as lead to develop new services and products and grow correspondent distribution channels
  • Consolidating and understanding market and competitor’s knowledge to sustain ARM’s market leader position by identifying and developing ARM’s unique selling propositions and differentiators;

Position Requirements: 

  • BA or MS degree preferable in business management, marketing or equivalent;
  • Minimum 10 years of relevant experience;
  • Understanding of product management and/or marketing;
  • Solid knowledge in the paperboard packaging industry/ printing industry;
  • Proven track record in managing customer relationships;
  • Excellent in networking and prospecting skills;
  • Good communications skills and ability to facilitate and influence internal and external relationships;
  • Possess high motivation for business development and turning opportunities into sales results. 

Travel: Typically 30-50%

Language: Fluency in English and other European languages is a plus

Apply to: careers@armetallizing.com

AR Metallizing, Srl. & AR Metallizing NV are an Equal Opportunity Employer

Junior R & D Manager

Junior Product Development Manager

Company Introduction

AR Metallizing is world leader in the production of coated metallized paper for flexible packaging and labels. Metallized paper is a sustainable alternative to foil or film and is used in the production of functional, barrier, cosmetic, labelling and promotional packaging products for major brands. AR Metallizing serves food, beverage, consumer packaging goods, entertainment industries. It supplies its innovative products to customers worldwide from production sites in Belgium (Genk), Italy, (Casalgrasso), Brazil (Osasco) and the United States (Franklin, MA). Thanks to a continuous investment in people, technology, quality and environmental protection, AR Metallizing consists of a group of over 450 highly committed and passionate people, guaranteeing a high level of specialist expertise.

Position Summary

In this position you are responsible for supporting all technical developments and improvement of metallized papers serving labels and packaging applications. We are looking for a talent who enjoys solving technical problems, developing new performing materials, working in a manufacturing company and being part of a global team with global interfaces. Located in Casalgrasso, Italy and reporting directly to R&D  Director.

Job Duties:

  • Delivers technical support to product performance by optimizing existing quality or developing improvements and modification of current specifications, as well as developing new products and applications. Development projects can be driven by existing or new customers’ inputs, market trend or company’s directions
  • Paper testing and benchmarking
  • Lab test to validate new coatings or additives, prior industrialization
  • Support during productions trials and subsequent validation of new product

Position Requirements:

  • PhD preferable in Chemistry, Materials Science, Chemical or Materials Engineering preferably with polymers and coating technologies experiences;
  • Some experience in R&D project management, manufacturing operations, product development design and testing procedures is a bonus;
  • Passionate in performing lab tests;
  • Experience interpersonal & communication skills at all levels;
  • Independent, self-motivated, and enjoys working in team setting with highest ethical standards;
  • Hands on statistic, design & analytic skills with close attention to details.

 Travel: typically 30%

Language: Full proficiency in English, other languages are a plus

Location: Casalgrasso, Italy

Apply to: careers@armetallizing.com

AR Metallizing Srl is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Sao Paulo

Account Manager

Position: Account Manager Brazil

Company Introduction

AR Metallizing is world leader in the production of coated metallized paper for flexible packaging and labels. Metallized paper is a sustainable alternative to foil or film and is used in the production of functional, barrier, cosmetic, labelling and promotional packaging products for major brands. AR Metallizing serves food, beverage, consumer packaging goods, entertainment industries. It supplies its innovative products to customers worldwide from production sites in Belgium (Genk), Italy, (Casalgrasso), Brazil (Osasco) and the United States (Franklin, MA). Thanks to a continuous investment in people, technology, quality and environmental protection, AR Metallizing consists of a group of over 450 highly committed and passionate people, guaranteeing a high level of specialist expertise.

 

Position Summary:

To ensure ARM’s continuous growth towards the highest levels of customer satisfaction through high quality products and service levels, we are looking for an Account Manager who will identify, evaluate and manage the (new) metallized paper label & printing business segment, and drive marketing initiatives to create demand for metallized paper. In this position you are responsible for developing relationships throughout the value chain with a specific focus on end-users and be accountable for creating pull through the end-user channel. In this position you report directly to the Sales Director.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Learn the full product range of ARM’s products -how products work and how to troubleshoot issues with customers;
  • Increase business opportunities and build a pipeline for accelerated new business growth;
  • Work with the Sales Director to focus on segments and a target list of end-users to grow our shares in Brazil and Latin America;
  • Develop strategic partnerships and establish relationships, which result in efficiently customer meetings to identify products and processes that match their needs;
  • Navigate customer organizations to map their needs, develop strategies, and match internal ARM resources in order to build relationships with end-user customers;
  • Become a valued partner for ARM’s customers by presenting and driving new ideas and initiatives into project business opportunities;
  • Conduct market research, monitor, report on industry trends and incorporate knowledge of the industry to effectively partner;
  • Prepare and submit monthly sales reports to management.

Position Requirements:

  • BS or MS degree in Sales and Marketing
  • 7+ Years’ solid experience in a commercial position; a background in paper/board/flexible film/ flexible packaging is a plus
  • Good understanding in manufacturing & production environment, sales process, product management, marketing and other directly related sales experience;
  • Proven negotiation skills and superior performance metrics
  • Excellent customer service, outstanding communication & presentation skills
  • Strong decision-making abilities and being able to interact in a matrix organization;
  • Competence in MS office in word, excel and PowerPoint.

 

Travel: typically < 40%

Language: Full English and Spanish competency is a must, Japanese is a plus

Location: Osasco, Sao Paulo

 

Apply to: careers@armetallizing.com

Málaga Produtos Metalizados Ltda. is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Together at AR Metallizing
As a team, we’ve grown to a global supplier of metallized paper with clients in over 80 countries.

We’re looking forward to have you join our story!