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ProAmpac Holdings, Inc. Machine Operator Trainee in Walden, New York

Job Description

ProAmpac is a leading global flexible packaging company with comprehensive product offerings. We provide 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. We Collaborate, so You Succeed. We are moving flexible packaging forward by redefining innovation through collaboration within our own company and with our customers and suppliers.

We Currently have openings for Machine Operator Trainee’s at our Walden, NY facility! We offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits package including production bonuses and a sign on bonus!

Hourly Rate : $21 + Shift Differential + Monthly Production Bonus.

Additional Bonus : Signing Bonus, Monthly Perfect Attendance Bonus, Referral Bonus

Benefits : 401(k), 401(k) Matching, Dental Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, Flexible Spending Account, Health Insurance, Life Insurance, Paid Time Off, Parental Leave, Referral Program, Vision Insurance.

Shift : Rolling schedule 4 days work and 2 days off.

  • Day shift 5am-5pm

  • Night Shift 5pm-5am ($1.00 shift differential)

  • Swing Shift - 2 days 5am-5pm, 2 nights 5pm-5am, 2 days off ($1.50 shift differential)

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for machine and crew.

  • Explain all safety rules and lock outs to crew.

  • Read and understand work orders & blue lines.

  • Sign off on Quality Inspection report every half an hour.

  • Complete daily production report.

  • Make sure all guards are in place.

  • Trouble shoot & repair most mechanical breakdowns & adjustments.

  • Keep machine area and aisles clean.

  • Able to run and change over machine.

  • Produce quality bags.

  • Increase daily rate of production while keeping down waste.

  • Set up & gauge printers as necessary.

  • Twice Daily and Monthly machine lubrication.

  • Yearly preventative maintenance on machinery.

  • Train potential operators.

Other Duties:

Other job duties may be assigned to you; this outline is not to be considered a detailed description and may have other duties/projects assigned to meet business needs. Good and reliable attendance, positive attitude and at or above job specific metrics and/or goals will reflect on your annual review.


ProAmpac provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other classification protected by state, federal or local law. Further, the company takes affirmative action to ensure that applicants and employees are treated fairly within regards to any of these characteristics.


  • Must be able to read, write, speak English.

  • Must be able to write legibly.

  • Lift and handle boxes 50 pounds

  • Working knowledge of basic hand tools and have mechanical aptitude

  • Must be able to stand continuously for a (12) twelve-hour shift on a rolling 4 days work and 2 days off schedule

  • Work is primarily indoors but not climate controlled.

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

Area of Interest: Manufacturing
Department: Converting-1003

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