MACHINE OPERATOR Trainee 1st Shift Roda/Solema

Grand Rapids, MI

Req #6521
Posted: 06/14/22

As a Fortune 500 company, Packaging Corporation of America (PCA) is an ideas and solutions company.  Our corrugated packaging business seeks to be the leader in helping our customers — large and small — package, transport and display products of all kinds.  Our white paper business delivers Paper With Purpose by providing the highest level of customer service and operational excellence.  We have approximately 15,000 team members in more than 100 locations in the United States that strive to meet the local needs of our customers.  Our mission is to serve the needs of our customers, today and tomorrow, with products and services that exceed expectations for performance and environmental responsibility.

People • Customers • Trust

Pay and Benefits 
 
• Excellent benefits package (Health, Dental, Vision)

• Company-paid life insurance

• 401k plan with company match

• Retirement Savings Plan

• 1.5 pay over 8 hours, over 40 hours and weekends

• 1.5 pay on holidays, plus additional overtime over 8 hours on holidays.

• Uniforms provided


RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

Work as part of a team in support of a manufacturing operation with a goal of increasing productivity; decreasing downtime and waste.

 

Receive and follow directions from the Operator and/or Supervisor.

 

Assist machine operator to set up orders, mount printing and cutting dies, ink adjustments, and ensure quality checks are performed before, during and upon completion of each order. 

 

Inspect machine during run and notify Operator when acceptable parts are not being produced.

 

Assist in cleanup of equipment.

 

Follow all company safety rules and lock-out tag-out procedures.

 

Maintain shop and shop equipment per 5S Standards.

 

Other duties as assigned.

 

 

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

 

High School Graduate or GED.

 

Passionate about maintaining a safe work environment.

 

Ability to stack parts up to 30 lbs. for a period of up to 12 hours.

 

Ability to work overtime and weekends, as needed.

 

Must be authorized to work in the U.S.

 

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:

 

Must be willing to work closely on a day-to-day basis with other production personnel.

 

Ability to share ideas with others to solve problems of essential importance.

All qualified applicants must apply at Careers.packagingcorp.com to be considered.

PCA is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.