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Press Operator

Company: Amcor
Location: Oshkosh
Posted on: May 13, 2022

Job Description:

We are global, we are impacting the lives of millions every day, we are making a difference! At Amcor we are inspired to change the packaging industry and are taking on the aspirational challenge to make all our products recyclable or reusable by 2025. Through our products and global footprint, we are in a unique position to truly make a difference in the packaging space. Our products impact the lives of millions of people across the globe every day from food, beverage, pharmaceutical, medical, home- and personal-care, and other essential products. Amcor is a thriving S 500 organisation listed both on the NYSE (AMCR) and ASX (AMC) with US$13 billion in sales. We have a proud history dating back to the 1860's and come a long way from a single paper mill based in Melbourne to becoming the global leading packaging company. Today, Amcor is an international organisation empowering its 50,000 employees in over 40 countries and across 250 sites. Will you be next to join our journey towards a more sustainable future? At Amcor we are always looking for talented and passionate individuals who are motivated to make a difference. Working at Amcor means you will have a unique opportunity to be a part of an organisation that is committed to providing sustainable packaging solutions. To find out more about our commitment to sustainability and about Amcor, visit www.amcor.com. Amcor Flexibles North America (AFNA), a division of Amcor, operates across 35 plants and employs 9,000 colleagues within North America with headquarters in Chicago, IL and Oshkosh, WI. AFNA makes flexible packaging solutions for food and beverage, healthcare, and home and personal care applications.Job DescriptionWe pride ourselves on investing in the future of our Oshkosh North facility to make employee's lives easier and provide long term stable employment, and ensure we are positioned to meet or exceed the needs of our customers. With our wide range of products produced at this site, such as convenience food packaging and lawn care packaging, we have increased product demand with our plans to expand and grow our workforce in our Converting, Press and Slitting departments. Oshkosh North has all four business processes allowing us to take our raw material/resin pellets, melt them down and create rolls of film which are printed on, cut/slit to meet customer specifications, and then we convert those rolls into bags and packages; completing the final product. We are investing in our plant through: state of the art equipment, improving our production flow and efficiencies, increasing our workforce and providing focused training, and open and honest communication to create ONE engaged Oshkosh North Team.SHIFTS AVAILABLE:12-hour 2-2-3 shift schedule rotating bi-weekly from days to nights12-hour 2-2-3 shift schedule straight nightsWork just 3 or 4 days a week and shift schedules provided a whole calendar year in advance!Positions pay based off of skillset and experience, starting at $24.69/hour + $1.20/hour night shift premium, 1.5x on Sundays and 8 hours of overtime every other week. Overtime available after training is complete. You could earn up to $31.03/hour as a top level operator!BENEFITS:Health & Wellness: Health Insurance, Pharmacy Coverage, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, Basic Life and Accidental Death & Dismemberment, Supplemental Life Insurance & Dependent Life Insurance, Short Term and Long Term Disability Coverage, Confidential Employee Assistance Program, Wellness Rewards ProgramRetirement: 401(k), Employee Stock Purchase PlanTraining & Education: Tuition ReimbursementWant to apply but don't have transportation to get to Oshkosh/Appleton/Neenah? Check out Winnebago County's Catch-A-Ride program!WHAT PRESS OPERATORS GET TO DO:These positions are on a 2-2-3 rotating or straight night 12-hour shift (6:00am - 6:00pm / 6:00pm - 6:00am), where employees will have a three day weekend every other weekend.Responsible for safe and efficient operation of printing press machines in a team environmentResponsible for completing all paperwork including QA reports, production reports, SAP entries etc.Work, act, think and converse in terms of improving quality and elimination waste in his/her process department.Stop any operation that is not producing product to customer expectations or is in violation of approved quality and safety procedures.Must be able to safely and efficiently set up and run automated machines.Must be able to manage machine output in regards to handling, packaging, and shipping preparations for finished goods.Must be able to read and understand all phases of a production order and customer specs.Must be able to perform rework functions and internal and external goods.Must be able to work overtime as needed and maintain attendance in accordance to company policy.Perform any additional duties as assigned by the Press Manager, and/or Operations Manager.All other duties as assignedWHAT WE WANT FROM YOU:Previous manufacturing experience and/or machine operating experienceHigh School Diploma/GED equivalent preferredKnowledgeable and able to understand a computer and programsPossess adequate math, measurement, and reading skillsExcellent verbal and written communication skillsAbility to use basic hand tools, tape measures, calculator, hand truck, chain hoist, roll banding tools, scales and tape dispenserGood organizational and interpersonal skillsRequired to have visual acuity to perform visual inspection including the use of measurement devices and ability to identify and distinguish colorsAbility to interact effectively and professionally with others in a team environmentPHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS FOR ALL ADVANCED MANUFACTURING POSITIONS:Ability to lift/push/pull up to 50-65 lbs.Willing and able to stand and walk for a 12 hour shiftFrequent reaching, bending, stooping, kneeling, and twistingFrequent use of wrist and handsFrequent stepping up and down from platformsExposure to solvent odors and odors created in the melting process of manufacturing plastic filmsReasonable accommodations will be considered on a case by case basisOur ExpectationsWe expect our people to be guided by The Amcor Way and demonstrate our Values every day to enable the business to win. We are winning when:Our people are engaged and developing as part of a high-performing Amcor teamOur customers grow and prosper from Amcor's quality, service, and innovationOur investors benefit from Amcor's consistent growth and superior returnsThe environment is better off because of Amcor's leadership and productsEqual Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans/Sexual Orientation/Gender IdentityAmcor Flexibles North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.If you would like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please click on the links "EEO is the and "EEO is the Law" Poster Supplement. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please call 224-313-7000 and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.E-VerifyWe verify the identity and employment authorization of individuals hired for employment in the United States.

Keywords: Amcor, Oshkosh , Press Operator, Other , Oshkosh, Wisconsin

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