Job Category: Machine Setter/Operator
Job Number: 11255976
Pay Rate: 14
The Laminator Operator position is responsible for setting up the laminating machine, performing safety checks, and ensuring the proper materials are in place. An operator will operate the laminating machine, maintain the rollers and materials, read and interpret job tickets and specifications, input the correct settings, monitor equipment, and troubleshoot any problems that arise during the operation of the laminating machine. Will have to be available to train on all shift and once training is complete you will be on 2nd shift 2p-10p.
The position requires that the operator set up and run high-quality products at optimum speeds with little supervision. Depending on customer volume and the needed output demands, this position may work beyond the typical workday. This position has a moderate to high demand for tight deadlines and can experience mild interruptions in workflow, often starting and stopping for product changeovers.
Required qualifications for the Laminator Operator
- High school diploma or GED and at least two years of experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.
- Ability to load and unload rolls on/off the press with proper labeling and tracking.
- Quality checks of every roll to maintain adhesive weights.
- Inspect glue make sure it meets specifications.
- Ability to clean up machines.
- Maintain a high level of cleanliness to keep machine operable.
- Must work safely at all times.
Skills and Requirements
- Ability to maintain quality, safety, and/or infection control standards.
- Ability to read and write English, fluent in the English language.
- Ability to understand and follow safety procedures.
- Knowledge of equipment operation and/or maintenance.
- Ability to lead and train staff.
- Ability to prepare routine administrative paperwork.
- Ability to read, sort, check, count, and verify numbers.
- Ability to lift and manipulate heavy objects.
- Ability to perform simple arithmetic.
- Ability to detect problems and report information to appropriate personnel.
- Computer experience.
- Machine operation experience.
- Able to work overtime.
- Continuous (6 to 10 hours per day) bending, pushing, pulling, climbing stairs, reaching, lifting, and grasping.
- Continuous (6 to 10 hours per day) standing and walking.
- Continuous (6 or more hours per day) talking, teaching, and repetitive motion, hand/wrist movement.
- Good eyesight, normal hearing.
- Ability to move and lift objects, frequently 75 lbs.