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2nd Shift Machine Adjuster

Company: Pratt Industries
Location: Covington
Posted on: June 24, 2022

Job Description:

Job DescriptionJob Title:Machine Adjuster(Bag machines) Reports to: Production Supervisor, or Plant Superintendent or Plant Manager Position Summary:Pratt Industries is now hiring experienced paper bag machine adjusters. Successful candidates will safely produce high quality paper bags in accordance with the production schedule, set up instructions, operating procedures and quality standards. Responsibilities:

Setup and operate bag machine/printing press and support equipment to convert paper into bagsRead and verify work orders/ print jobsUnderstand print job requirements and quality issues Mount Photopolymer Flexo plates to cylinders/sleevesPerform quality checks on finished products to ensure packaging integrity and print quality along with working with site Quality Techs. Monitor correct product weights/counts and ensure that they are maintained throughout the shift and track waste Complete any daily production entry/ paperworkComply, understand and follow all safety procedures and Good Manufacturing Policies and Procedures.Clean machinery and maintain a safe and clean work areaMake certain that each bag machine/ printing press is in good repair and works in accordance to regulations set by company. If not report to Maintenance Manager, Production Manager and Plant Manager.Perform regular and preventative maintenance on printing presses and bag machines to ensure optimum work cycles.Educate workers on exercising caution to avoid accidents and prevent injuriesAssist in developing SOPs Load and unload items into bag machines and remove rejected materials to be isolated as surplusReset/adjust machines following malfunctions or need for repeated cyclesStack packaged items in storage areas or on delivery pallets using pallet jackCreate daily reports regarding packaged products and storage and delivery ordersMust have working knowledge of Flexographic printing/ paper converting machinery.Troubleshoot issues and perform maintenance.Repair machine and make adjustments to machinery when necessary to improve performance.Cross-train on other machines and learn other positions in the plant. Switch duties with co-workers as necessary. Learning environment to learn as many job duties to assist with plant growth and personal and professional growth opportunities. Comply with all company policies and procedures, including safety and maintaining good housekeeping.Must be able to work overtime as necessary, sometimes on short notice. We serve our customers 24x7 365 days a year and sometimes work on holidays not avoidable. Perform other duties as assigned by Management Qualifications:
High school diploma or GED Must be able to compute basic math and read a tape measure Two to Four years prior experience in operating a paper bag or envelope machine or Flexo-Folder Gluer machine EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:High school diploma or GED.Candidates are PREFERRED who offer the following:Prior work experience in the packaging industry; paper, bags, converting One to Three years prior experience in operating a paper bag or envelope machine or Flexo-Folder Gluer LANGUAGE SKILLSAble to read and follow instructions; quality, safety, job packets MATHEMATICAL SKILLSAble to read a tape measure with speed and accuracy. Able to calculate figures and amounts such as percentages, measurement, volume and rate. Able to apply concepts of high school math.REASONING ABILITY Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or graphic form. Ability to deal with problems involving one or more concrete variables in standardized situations.CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS May be required to maintain a current Lift Truck Operator License.PHYSICAL DEMANDS While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee may occasionally be required to sit. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.WORK ENVIRONMENT While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts. The employee is frequently exposed to wet and/or humid conditions. The employee is occasionally exposed to high, precarious places; fumes or airborne particles; and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.Location(s)2800 Old Springfield Road, Vandalia, Ohio 45377Additional InformationPratt is America's 5th largest corrugated packaging company and the world's largest, privately-held 100% recycled paper and packaging company, with more than 10,000 highly-skilled, green-collar employees dedicated to the environment and sustainability.Why Choose Us?At Pratt Industries, we care about our employees by providing secure jobs, a safe work environment, and many supportive benefits. By investing in employees, we are able to offer growth opportunities to build a thriving, lifelong career.Perks of Pratt?Paid Holidays from DAY ONEInsurance benefits and wellness reimbursement program within ONE MONTH of hire1 Month: MONTHLY Gainsharing Bonus3 Months: 401(k) with match6 Months: PAID vacation days12 Months: FULL tuition reimbursement and PAID childbearing and parenting leaveEEOC StatementPratt Industries provides equal employment [and affirmative action] opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability.

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