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ProAmpac Holdings, Inc. Machine Operator in Kansas City, Missouri

Job Description

Come be a part of our team! We are looking for sharp individuals looking to drive and impact the business through technical problem-solving, dependability, having an eye for quality, and leadership!

Daily tasks:

  1. Maintains the overall tuber machine operation.

  2. Verifies each scheduled production order prior to starting set-up.

  3. Orders components based on shop order requirements.

  4. Removes and returns tuber parts, accessories, and components not needed for current order run to proper storage area.

  5. Performs all tuber set-ups and adjustments as required.

  6. Unwraps, trims, and prepares rolls for shafting.

  7. Shafts each roll in relation to its proper position as a ply on the finished tube.

  8. Segregates scrap and waste by container for disposal or baling.

  9. Maintains adequate level of glue in pans, drums, or hot melt applicator hopper.

  10. Records material consumption usage as components are used during order run.

  11. Makes all possible preparations for next scheduled order.

  12. Works toward maintenance and cleanliness of tuber and adjacent area as required.

  13. Functions as Team Leader and directs the overall activities of the crew.

  14. Performs First Article of Inspection at tube set-ups; perform 30-minute tube teardowns and other quality procedures (visual checks, adjustments, etc.) needed to maintain tube quality.

  15. Assures the continuing optimum operation efficiency of the tuber team by performing any tuber job duties that might normally be performed by other team members (example, shafts or removes rolls, pulls and stacks tubes, clean-up, etc.).

  16. Informs management of any substandard materials or any apparent mechanical or electrical repairs needed.


  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED)

  • Associates degree from an accredited College or trade school preferred

  • Two to three years’ experience working within the printing industry

  • Must complete Safety Orientation, Departmental Safety Training and OSHA Standards Training

  • Good time management skills.

  • Reports to work on time and is dependable.

  • Follows instructions and requests from supervisor and management.

  • Seeks out information on orders and job duties when in doubt.

  • Communicates well with other forklift operators at shift change.

  • Stays in work area, unless receives permission from supervisor.

  • Keeps aisles free from obstructions or any kind.

  • Completes Safety Orientation, Departmental Safety Training, and OSHA Standards Training.

  • Complies with departmental and job safety practices, including wearing protective equipment and monitoring placement of machine guards.

  • Follows all GMP, AIB regulations

  • Performs all safety checks on the Industrial Truck and properly documents results.

  • Ability to read and comprehend equipment manuals, simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos

  • Ability to effectively present information and answer questions in one-on-one or small group situations to management, customers, vendors, or employees

  • Ability to apply commonsense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations

Area of Interest: Manufacturing
Department: Converting-1003
Shift: Second Shift

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