Machine Operator Training Program - Starting wage $15-$21/hour

Posted: 06/08/2020

Set up, operate, and tend machines such as the folder, cutter, stitcher, side sewer, casemaker, jacketer, sample maker, and all other machines within finishing.  Also serves as back-up to trimmer operator on binders.
Review work orders, job instructions, and quality specifications to determine appropriate machine settings, and adjustments.
Start machines to verify set ups and make necessary adjustments.
Prepare and load materials.
Monitor machine operations to detect malfunctions and report and resolve issues.
Inspect equipment, structures, or materials to identify the cause of errors or other problems or defects.
Provide work direction to hand operators assigned to machine.
Perform general maintenance on machine.
Provide effective crew leadership which includes serving as a positive role model to crew members in the areas of safety, work ethic, and morale; rotating crew members throughout shift to provide for breaks and reduce fatigue as time allows; providing feedback to supervisors regarding staffing and training of crew; motivating staff in support of department objectives and timely and effective schedules to ensure production goals; assigning crew members to job tasks to meet production and quality requirements and allow for and assist in training situations as needed; providing training to crew members; and promoting the concept of working together as a team and with other departments, shifts, and crews to build continual improvement within Worzalla.
Perform other duties as assigned.