Process operator: coater, slitter, metallizer, sheeter

Process operator: coater, slitter, metallizer, sheeter

Position Summary:
Are you a flexible team player with a strong work ethic and the drive to learn new skills and challenge yourself? This could be a fit for you! 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 shifts either days or evenings, but will require flexibility and the ability to work overtime if needed.

Job Duties:

  • Set up and operate 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 ensure 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.


Position Requirements: (Education, Experience, Knowledge, Skills & Abilities required)

  • HS Diploma or GED
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds.
  • Use judgment to plan and perform set ups and operate within standard procedures.
  • Able 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. 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.
  • Reliability and commitment to punctuality.


Travel: 0%

Language: English

Location: Franklin, MA

Physical Demands/Working Environment: The physical demands described are representative of those that must be met to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.

  • Work environment is a plant environment.
  • Ability to sit/stand for prolonged periods. Bending, kneeling, climing stairs.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.


Apply to: Lauren O'Neill