AstenJohnson, founded in 1790, is a worldwide manufacturer of products that help to create many kinds of paper: From fine writing paper and brown paper bags to cardboard boxes and newsprint, in addition to being known as a leading global supplier of innovative products and technical solutions.
AstenJohnson is looking to add a Machine Operator at our Williston, VT facility.
The shifts available for this position are:
Sun, Mon, Tues and every other Sat 7pm-7am.
Wed, Thurs, Fri and every other Sat 7pm-7am.
General Scope of Responsibilities:
Operate a production line to produce high quality monofilament fibers. Work as part of a shift to safely maintain maximum production while maintaining high quality standards.
Operate and set up production line to extrude monofilament fiber
Start up a production line in accordance with work order
Set up sheets and documented procedures
Set and adjust various temperatures and speed control
Operate scrap station
Put line on spools and make change overs
Ensure filament is winding on spools correctly, adjust tension if necessary
Make all changes to machines as required by Quality Assurance
Box finished product and rack empty spools
Record production related information in log book
Maintain various machine related charts
Record daily entries in OEE Spreadsheet
Clean machines and maintain production area
Trouble-shoot machine when product does not meet specifications
Perform additional tasks at the request of the Hourly Team Leaders and Manufacturing Coordinators
Ability to read, write, communicate and comprehend written and verbal instructions in English
Ability to use basic math concepts daily
Attention to detail
Proficiency with Microsoft Excel
Positive attitude and team player
Ability to problem solve
High school diploma or equivalent (GED) required
1+ Years of manufacturing experience preferred
Familiarization / experience / certifications with Lean Sigma concepts
An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V
Bending, stooping, and lifting 55 pounds daily is required. Standing, walking for 11+ hours of shift is required. Candidate will be exposed to noise, warm temperatures and industrial equipment. Candidate must be able to wear all required safety equipment.
Medical, dental, prescription drug, and vision plans
Basic life insurance and AD&D, Short and Long-Term Disability
Flexible Spending Account and Health Savings Account
401(k) (with match for eligible associates)
Employee Assistance Program
Holidays and Vacation Pay