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ProAmpac Holdings, Inc. Assistant Machine Operator in Portland, Oregon

Job Description

Responsible for the operation of converting bag machines in adherence to all safety regulations and procedures that will ensure the manufacturing of a quality product with minimal scrap, while meeting a production schedule and keeping the work area clean. Responsibilities include:

  • Responsible for the set up and operation of bag machines to produce a quality product that meets or exceeds customers’ requirements.

  • Reads, understands, and ensures compliance to machine set-up and production requirements as outlined in work orders and blue lines.

  • Meets or exceeds daily production rates and scrap standards.

  • Trouble shoot & repair mechanical breakdowns & perform adjustments as necessary.

  • Perform bag machine changeovers as required while adhering to standards.

  • Set up & gauge printers as necessary

  • Provide training, assign, direct, and control the activities of assisting personnel. e.: Helpers, inspectors, etc.

  • Review and ensure compliance of safety rules and procedures with assisting personnel.

  • Maintain a clean work area in aisles and around the machine.

  • Perform scheduled preventative maintenance on bag machines as required. i.e.: twice daily and monthly machine lubrication, annual preventative maintenance, etc.

  • Must be able to adhere to company policy, safety rules and regulations, and wear PPE

  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Two – five years of experience operating machines

  • Proactive; exercises sound judgment and decision making; with the ability to identify problems and needs and develop solutions and/or options.

  • Must be able to work overtime as needed, including some Saturdays.

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

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