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ProAmpac Holdings, Inc. Slitter Operator in Hanover Park, Illinois

Job Description

General Purpose

The Slitter Operator functions under the direct supervision of the Sr Process Engineer and Rollstock Manager. This position is responsible for operating a machine to slit continuous lengths of laminated film into specified widths that meet or exceed customer quality specifications.

Essential Duties and Tasks

  • Spaces rotary blades on machine shaft, according to width specified on slitting work order.

  • Loads material on machine supports and threads material over tension bar.

  • Starts machine and observes flow of material through machine to detect irregular cutting and/or winding.

  • Moves levers to stop, start, and regulate speed of machine and to align material with rotary blades.

  • Disengages winding shaft and removes finished rolls of material.

  • Wraps rollstock in poly liners using core plugs. Labels, palletizes and fills out manifest for custom orders.

  • Completes required documentation accurately and timely.

  • Meets or exceeds prescribed job standard for line speeds, scrap and set-up times.

  • Reports any necessary maintenance of the machine to the engineering department using a written work order.

  • Reports any unsafe working conditions to the production supervisor.

  • Participates in cross-training opportunities and supports a continuous quality improvement environment.

  • Review work instructions and procedures that are applicable to the position.


4:00 PM - 2:00 AM Monday-Friday


High School Diploma, GED, or equivalent work history.

Good verbal & written communication skills.

Ability to read a tape measure in millimeters and inches, blue prints, and drawings.

Complete the ProAmpac training program.

Area of Interest: Manufacturing
Department: Rewinding-3900

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