New Oxford, PA

Req #8791
Posted: 09/08/23
Salary: $24.84 per hour

Position Summary: 


Responsible for set-up and operation of downstacker section of machine, troubleshooting mechanical issues as required.


Principle Accountabilities: 


  • Must perform quality checks and inform the Single Face Operator and Laminator Operator of any sheet quality issues.
  • Lay mylar over label to determine die-cut lead edge and determine print registration tolerances.
  • Work with crew to maximize efficiency of machine through communication of quality problems, including but not limited to order line-up, loose liner, warp, correct size, print, and flute.
  • Communicate with supervisor and other crews members regarding mechanical problems.
  • Train with and assist Laminator Operator with job duties.
  • Required to perform duties of Operator during breaks, which will require setting up the feeder.
  • Maintain neat, orderly area.
  • Perform housekeeping duties.
  • Adheres to all safety and work rules, company policies and procedures.
  • Perform other duties, as needed.


Decision Making:


Under direct supervision, the Laminator Assistant is expected to perform routine assignments, tasks, and troubleshooting within existing procedures and standards.  The position is responsible for making determinations regarding appropriate procedures to apply in resolving issues or completing tasks.  This position defers complicated issues to the attention of shift supervisor. This position is expected to seek supervisor guidance if questions occur.




Internally, the Laminator Assistant interacts with co-workers and supervisors. This position is part of a crew of four individuals.


Position Requirements:


  • High school diploma/GED
  • Employee must be able to work on elevated surface, frequently climbing up and down stairs.
    • Must be able to stand constantly, bend and reach with arms frequently.
    • If machine is not equipped with pallet inserter, employee must frequently lift up to 50 pounds.
    • Must be able and willing to work overtime on short notice, both during the week and weekends. 
    • Must be able to work in manufacturing environment, with varying temperatures based on season, around machinery, and heavy forklift traffic.
    • Must be able to communicate using a 2-way (noise filtering) radio headset.



    Preferred Qualifications: 

    • Experience in a packaging or other manufacturing environment.
    • Prior experience in press/laminating department.


    Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:


    • Ability to work in a fast paced environment and handle multiple requests simultaneously.
    • Ability to work within a team, effectively communicating with members.