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ProAmpac Holdings, Inc. Overnight Shift Converting Lead in Hanover Park, Illinois

Job Description

Now hiring (Overnight Shift)! Come work at a place to build your future and be an integral part of a fast-paced, safety-oriented, and growing industry! We are an ESSENTIAL employer that is ACTIVELY HIRING at our Hanover Park, IL facility!

ProAmpac is a leading global flexible packaging company with comprehensive product offerings. Providing creative packaging solutions, industry-leading customer service and award-winning innovation to a diverse global marketplace. We are guided in our work by five core values that are the basis for our success: Integrity, Intensity, Innovation, Involvement and Impact. The safety and health of our team is our top priority. ProAmpac has taken great steps to provide all personal protective equipment and sanitizing supplies to create a safe and healthy work environment for you.

ProAmpac is looking for you to join our team!

What ProAmpac has to offer:

  • Quarterly bonuses: perfect attendance bonus and gainshare program

  • Premium pay built into your shift schedule

  • Paid Time Off (PTO) with 2 additional personal days

  • 11 paid company holidays

  • 401k with company match

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and other supplemental offerings

  • Company-provided life insurance

  • Disability insurance

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Employee Dependent Scholarships

  • Wellness program – living a healthy lifestyle can get you a discount on your health insurance premiums AND other incentives

Position Summary

Responsible for the management of the day-to-day activities for the converting department. Accountable for the safety, quality, productivity, and material handling for assigned shift. The position requires efficient use of labor, materials, machines and the business system to ensure lowest possible cost / production efficiency. In addition, the Converting Lead will seek out opportunities to improve already established manufacturing practices and become a sounding board for production floor issues and participate in management leadership meetings as needed. Responsible for facilitating an environment and culture focused on a commitment to safety and housekeeping, which will reflect the commitment to working towards an injury-free environment.

Essential Duties and Tasks

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job function satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made, upon request, to ensure individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Support an environment of Honesty, Candidness & Transparency, Teamwork (no hidden agendas), Accountability: Do What You Say and Goal Driven: Fact Based Decisions.

  • Comply with all Safety, Operational and Employment policies and practices.

  • Follow quality requirements to meet or exceed specifications.

  • Support the Process Engineer in activities to include analysis of departmental costs, investigation of significant variances, corrective actions and keeping production informed of actions taken.

  • Manage, coordinate or assist with the activities of all converting hourly employees on both shifts.

  • Manage all production activities for converting department. Schedule shift employees and ensure crew is fully manned to cover vacations, absences and minimize overtime by utilizing your staff appropriately.

  • Train, direct and mentor employees with diverse language, cultural and educational backgrounds.

  • Build and maintain productive employee relationships while driving employee satisfaction. Provide direction, coaching, counseling and review disciplinary action with the Production Manager.

  • Understand what each machine requires to operate efficiently and effectively.

  • Ensure that the department is following protocols set in place by the quality department pertaining to documentation and cleaning procedures.

  • Understand the different defects to help assist in rectifying issues within the department..

  • Ensure crew is producing a quality product that meets the specifications and expectations of the plants quality objectives, the customer’s expectations and managements’ quality statement.

  • Ensure all required shift documentation, such as production reports, are filled out completely and turned in daily.

  • Ensure that all employees conduct themselves in a manner that is conducive for safety. Take the initiative to ensure that the floors are clean and cleared at all times and that waste is not over flowing onto the floor which could result in an accident.

  • Maintain required Good Manufacturing Practices and 5S Compliance.

  • Possess intuitive abilities to anticipate inefficiencies and bring constructive solutions in advance

  • Demonstrate sound judgment, good interpersonal and strong leadership skills

  • All other duties as assigned.



Preferred Requirements

  • 3+ years in a Lead role or related experience within manufacturing production.

  • Experience working in a continuous improvement environment.

  • Metric Driven

  • Demonstrated ability to lead and develop individuals and teams.

  • Trouble shooting/problem solving skills

  • Experience managing within an ISO/SQF certified environment

Area of Interest: Manufacturing
Department: Converting-1003
Work Place Type: On-site
Shift: 12 Hour Overnight Shift

ProAmpac is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled.