WestRock Glue Operator in Marion, North Carolina
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Glue Operator-Marion, NC
1659 East Court St.
Marion, North Carolina, 28752
* The opportunity: *
WestRock has an opportunity for a Glue Operator position at our facility in Marion, NC. The WestRock Marion facility is a folding carton facility committed to creating a safe work environment, building motivated and engaged teams, and producing quality products for our customers. Our success is directly related to our safety, quality, and efficiency. This successful candidate will play a key role within the operations department team here in Marion.
* What You Need to Succeed: *
The Gluer Operator makes ready gluer based on carton size and style and completes production run for maximum quality and efficiency.The Gluer Operator is accountable for all aspects of gluer performance; will lead, give directions to and monitor work of their machine crew.This position reports directly to the Finishing Manager.The Gluer Operator makes ready gluer based on carton size and style and completes production run for maximum quality and efficiency.The Gluer Operator is accountable for all aspects of gluer performance; will lead, give directions to and monitor work of their machine crew.This position reports directly to the Finishing Manager.
Performs line clearance according to established QOP.Reviews job order to determine specifications and/or special instructions for job and examines approved sample to determine gluing areas, folding areas and pre-breaks required to produce carton.Sets and makes adjustments to gluer to achieve specifications.Makes determination as to amount of cartons to pack in case so as to provide consistent case counts.Examines glue pot and if necessary, clean; check level of glue in glue pot on all gluers and in drum for extrusion.Sets barcode scanner; challenges barcode scanner to ensure proper function.Sets glue scanner; challenges glue scanner to ensure proper function.Throughout production run, perform checks to ensure cartons are folding properly and glue application is consistent and accurate.Monitors identification bars on multiple order jobs to prevent mixed items.Ensures any non-conforming materials are identified.Sets up and runs Label-Aire equipment for jobs that require tags or labels.Assists in the repair and preventative maintenance of gluers.Responsible for flatpacking process.Performs other duties assigned by Finishing Manager.Conforms with and abides by all regulations, policies, work procedures, safety rules, security procedures and instructions.Performs all duties according to established safety policy, including wearing all required PPEs to perform duties.This position will help keep department in specs within all 5S and SQF guidelines, and immediately report any food safety concerns to management.
Willing to work flexible hours as necessary.
* What we offer: *
WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans
WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.