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Assistant Operator Foam Fabrication Monday-Friday 3pm-Midnight


IN, US, 46168

REQ ID:  32045

Sealed Air is in business to protect, to solve critical packaging challenges and to leave our world better than we found it. Our portfolio of leading packaging solutions includes CRYOVAC® brand food packaging, SEALED AIR® brand protective packaging and BUBBLE WRAP® brand packaging, which collectively enable a safer, more efficient food supply chain and protect valuable goods shipped around the world. Sealed Air generated $4.8 billion in sales in 2019 and has approximately 16,500 employees who serve customers in 124 countries. To learn more, visit

Job Description

Position Summary:

  • Work as part of a team having responsibility for to help with foam fabrication. Set up and operate various machines to cut, form, shape, wrap foam or plastic parts for assembly, storage and shipping.    

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ability to carry out instructions in written, oral or diagram form.  Review work orders or job samples to determine components, settings, and adjustments for machine setup and operational specifications.
  • Set up and operate a specific production equipment or machinery (i.e. die cutting machine, skiver, Bruno).   Monitor production machinery/equipment operation to detect problems.  Adjust machines as necessary to synchronize speed of machine components.   Clean and lubricate machines, conveyors, blades, saws or knives.
  • Load or unload material or work pieces into machinery.   Position, adjust and secure material or work pieces against stops or automatic feeding mechanisms, manually or using tools.   Machine setup instructions should be posted near the machine, always ask questions to clarify instructions.
  • Responsible for product quality and accuracy.   Examine work to verify conformance to specifications.   Inspect products for defects, and measure work pieces to determine accuracy of machine operation, using tape measure or other measuring instruments.
  • Maintain accurate inventory, production and time keeping records.   Enter data into production software.
  • Operate all foam machines on the floor and lease assistant foam fabrication operators and foam assemblers.  
  • Maintain a clean and organized work area.
  • Practice personal safety and follow all safety practices and procedures.  Comply with all policies, practices and procedures.  Report all unsafe activities to management.
  • Participate in proactive team efforts to achieve departmental and company goals.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.



  • High school diploma or equivalent.


  • 3 to 6 months or more of experience in a manufacturing setting
  • Experience working in a team environment
  • Requires attention to detail and being thorough in completing work tasks
  • Ability to add and subtract 2 digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10s and 100s

Requisition id: 32045 

Relocation: No  

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status.



It is our responsibility to leverage what we have to affect positive and meaningful change for our communities and planet using Sealed Air’s global resources and expertise.

  • Corporate sustainability. It’s about improving the lives of people around the world by addressing pressing needs in the communities where we and our customers operate.
  • Customer Success. Meeting our customers' needs. At Sealed Air it’s more than a goal, it’s an integral part of our business practices, our innovative solutions, and our values.
  • Leaving our communities better than we found them through dedication of time, talent and resources.

Nearest Major Market: Indianapolis

Job Segment: Fabrication, Equipment Operator, Supply, Supply Chain, Manufacturing, Operations

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