Job title: Extrusion Operator
Nights (24/7 Schedule, 2-2-3, 7 pm
BG/BU: AFA/ Flexibles North America
Location: AF Madison
Job family: Production
Reports to (Title): Manufacturing Supervisor
Extrusion Operator to operate the extrusion lines in a safe and controlled manner that will ensure the safety of others and the quality of products being made.
AF Madison has a staff of around 150 co-workers. The Extrusion Department is comprised of Operators and Assistants.
This position is full-time, Monday-Friday but supports up to a 24/7 operation
This role has no direct reports
Extrusion Operators maintain the following accountabilities:
Set up and operate machine to meet production requirements
Inspect the quality and correct any defects
Troubleshoot equipment and production issues
Follow documentation procedures and ensure paperwork is complete
Provide daily and weekly maintenance
Keep general work area and equipment clean
Assist in training personnel
Delegate duties to the Extrusion helpers
Perform any other job related duties as assigned
Perform in-process testing and SPC
Follow all safety rules
Complete other duties as assigned by Manufacturing Supervisor
Job Specific skills and abilities required for extrusion operators
High school diploma or equivalent and 2-3 years of press experience desired
Extrusion or plastic process knowledge preferred
Accurate measurement and mathematical skills
Must be able to detect and solve problems which affect the quality of the product, product aesthetics and product contamination
Must have solid communication and teamwork skills
Must have basic mechanical ability
Amcor Leadership Framework competencies
The 3 Leadership competencies which will apply to all AFA co-workers:
Driving for Results
The Leadership competencies which will apply to Extrusion Operators:
Learning on the Fly
Why work at Amcor?
Amcor Flexibles Americas is a part of one of the largest global packaging companies in the world. Well diversified product offering, in heavy growth mode, which means more career opportunities locally and internationally
Outperformance A place where you will be challenged and supported to outperform
Diversity Join a global team of over 40 nationalities. Our diversity fuels our creativity, innovation and customer focus
Training & Development Amcor offers support to develop your skills and abilities to maximise your career potential
Community Volunteering You will be encouraged and supported to make a difference, such as with our EarthWatch and Amcor Community Program
Competitive compensation, bonus potential, excellent benefit package, including medical, dental, vision, life and accident insurance, 401K (match, age and service and profit sharing), tuition reimbursement, wellness program and employee assistance program.
Madison, ranked one of the best place to live in America
Madison continues to boast a strong and thriving economy, with a top ten University, University of Wisconsin (one of the top research universities in the world)
Listed as top college town, foodie city and music destination
One of the top bicycling cities
Heavy growth in residential housing, with very affordable options even in the greater city
Keywords: Extrusion, Machine Operator, Operator, Printing, Coating, Extrude, Packaging, Lamination, Web-handling, Laminate, Mixing, Dispensing
Amcor (ASX: AMC; www.amcor.com) is a global leader in developing and producing high-quality, responsible packaging for a variety of food, beverage, pharmaceutical, medical-device, home- and personal-care and other products. Amcor works with leading companies around the world to protect their products and the people who rely on them, differentiate brands, and improve supply chains, through a broad range of flexible packaging, containers, cartons, closures and services. The company's 35,000 people generate more than US$9billion in sales from operations that span 200-plus locations in more than 40 countries.
With 16 plants in the Americas operating in 6 countries, Amcor Flexibles Americas (AFA), a business group of Amcor, is a market leader and the world's largest supplier of flexible packaging. We deliver innovative packaging solutions and provide enhanced quality products for the medical, pharma, personal care, and food markets. Its award-winning approach towards sustainability makes Amcor the preferred partner for customers looking for responsible packaging solutions. For more information visit www.amcor.com.
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