16 days old

Downstream Technician

Plastipak Packaging Inc.
Jackson Center, OH 45334
  • Job Code
    REQ7422

Plastipak Packaging is a global industry leader in the design, manufacturing, and recycling of plastic rigid containers. Our list of customers include some of the worlds most recognized and respected brands such as Procter & Gamble, Kraft Foods and Pepsi, just to name a few. Our commitment to our employees is demonstrated in numerous awards for innovation, environmental sustainability, and corporate citizenship.

Plastipak follows industry leading protocols to address COVID-19, including regular disinfection, electrostatic cleaning and temperature sensing kiosks at most locations. We strictly adhere to all CDC guidelines to provide a safe working environment for our associates and visitors; including face coverings, social distancing, and hand sanitizer stations.

Named one of America's Best Employers in Michigan by Forbes in 2020, Plastipak offers many great benefits, including:

  • MEDICAL, DENTAL AND VISION INSURANCE
  • PAID TIME OFF (PTO) AND COMPANY HOLIDAYS
  • PART TIME AND FULL TIME OPPORTUNITIES
  • 401(K) AND PROFIT SHARING PLAN WITH COMPANY MATCH
  • TUITION ASSISTANCE
  • COMPANY PAID LIFE INSURANCE AND DISABILITY
  • DEPENDENT CARE FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT
  • TELEMEDICINE
  • PET INSURANCE
  • TECHNICAL SKILLS TRAINING
  • LEADERSHIP TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES
  • REFERRAL BONUS PROGRAM

In order to process your job application, Plastipak collects and stores the personal information that you submit via this website. Please refer to Plastipaks Privacy Policy to understand how Plastipak uses and protects the information that you provide.

Plastipak is an equal opportunity employer.

Position Description

Downstream is responsible for the hands-on operation of all downstream and boxmaker equipment in a safe and efficient manner.

Responsibilities:

  • Operation of automated case packers, case erectors, conveyor systems, vacuum loaders, automated stretch wrappers, banders, blenders, trimmers, labelers, transition applicators and boxmakers to achieve optimal results.
  • Performs routine cleaning and maintenance of downstream and boxmaker equipment.
  • Has working knowledge of various product orders by following all material requirements and customer specifications.
  • Performs quality assurance checks in accordance with customer specifications for labels, transitions, and packaging of finished product.
  • Assist production technician/mezz leader in documentation of production losses and/or corrugate losses.
  • Knowledge of the specific areas reliability, quality, scrap and safety goals
  • Completion of mandatory reports
  • Adhere to all BOS and SAP standards and activities
  • Comply with all safety policies and procedures
  • Maintain housekeeping and GMP standards.
  • Attend all required training sessions and weekly team meetings
  • Communicate effectively and appropriately with Production, Quality, and Group Leaders.
  • Other jobs as assigned by supervisor.

Qualifications:

  • Previous mechanical experience/mechanically inclined
  • Ability to perform basic maintenance and repairs on equipment
  • Basic computer skills
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds and to stand throughout entire shift.
  • Ability to work in fast paced environment.
  • Manual dexterity.
  • Good eye and hand coordination.
  • Effective communication skills.

Why should you apply?

You may be eligible for:

  • MEDICAL, DENTAL AND VISION INSURANCE
  • PAID TIME OFF (PTO) AND COMPANY HOLIDAYS
  • PART TIME AND FULL TIME OPPORTUNITIES
  • 401(K) AND PROFIT SHARING PLAN WITH COMPANY MATCH
  • TUITION ASSISTANCE
  • COMPANY PAID LIFE INSURANCE AND DISABILITY
  • DEPENDENT CARE FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNT
  • TELEMEDICINE
  • PET INSURANCE
  • TECHNICAL SKILLS TRAINING
  • LEADERSHIP TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES
  • REFERRAL BONUS PROGRAM






Posted: 2021-01-06 Expires: 2021-02-04
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