Process Operators - Coaters, Slitter, Metallizer, Sheeter

Process Operators - Coaters, Slitter, Metallizer, Sheeter

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.



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

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


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.


  • 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.

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AR Metallizing is an Equal Opportunity Employer