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Extruder A Operator


Garfield Heights, OH, US, 44125

REQ ID:  34990

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 $4.9 billion in sales in 2020 and has approximately 16,500 employees who serve customers in 115 countries. To learn more, visit


Sign on Bonus- $1,000

We pay a competitive hourly rate and offer overtime, along with job training and career advancement.

Shift: Monday- Friday, Nights

Job Description

  • Perform duties involved in setups, adjustments, and operation of thermoplastic extruding machinery and equipment to form film or tubes to meet quality and requirements.
  •   Help direct & train activities of B Operator.
  • Work from assigned schedule, work orders, perform and make decisions within procedures.
  • Obtain work instruction and follow procedures to set or monitor a number of barrel augur, extruder, and related forming/winding controls, such as pressure, speed, tension, and heat. 
  • Operate equipment or monitor continuing operations to maintain proper flow of raw and scrap film material and forming, cutting, and rewind operations.
  • Remove completed work; make simple tolerance and/or measurement checks
  • Advice proper supervision of malfunctions resulting in defective work: film discoloration, wrinkles, splits, or other related problems.
  • Occasionally perform or assist setup, other machine or related equipment repair, or maintenance duties.
  • Detect and report defective, contaminated material, unusual conditions, or faulty equipment to proper supervision.
  • Maintain work and storage areas, machinery, and related equipment used in a clean and orderly condition.
  • Use hand tools, such as rubber hammer, wrenches, screwdriver, pliers, measuring and weigh scale, and bench micrometer.


  • 1+ years of blown film extrusion experience.
  • General math and measurement ability.
  • Ability to work from schedules, work orders, procedures, written & verbal instructions for setup and adjustments.
  • High school diploma required, specialized training a plus.
  • Ability to identify an issue and solve with limited supervision.
  • Ability to train the B Operator on proper extrusion procedures, team oriented.

Total Rewards

Starting your first day, Sealed Air offers our employees a comprehensive Total Rewards package with Health Insurance (Medical, Dental, and Vision), Wellness Programs, Life Insurance, Retirement Benefits (401k matching program), Profit Sharing and other perks such as:

  • Competitive PTO
  • 10 paid Holidays
  • Unused Sick Time Payout
  • Health Savings Account
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Company Paid Paternity Leave
  • Company paid Short-Term and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Legal Plan coverage & Identity Theft Protection
  • Auto and Home Insurance
  • Pet Insurance
  • Recognition Program
  • Educational Assistance
  • Scholarship Award Program
  • Employee Discount Marketplace

Requisition id: 34990 

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: Cleveland

Job Segment: Medical, Equipment Operator, Supply, Supply Chain, Healthcare, Manufacturing, Operations

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