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Repro Operator


Holyoke, MA, US

REQ ID:  28589

Sealed Air partners with customers to solve their most critical packaging challenges with innovative solutions that leave our world, environment, and communities better than we found them. Our portfolio of widely recognized brands includes Cryovac® food packaging and Bubble Wrap® protective packaging which respectively enable a safer, more efficient food supply chain and protect valuable goods shipped around the world. Sealed Air generated $4.7 billion in sales in 2018 and has approximately 15,500 employees who serve customers in 123 countries. To learn more, visit



  • Operators are responsible for all activities on their machine for their shift.
  • Follow all Safety Procedures
    • Plant Safety Procedures
    • JSA’s
    • Lockout/Tagout
    • 5S/Housekeeping
  • Read and follow production schedules and notes
    • Decipher 40 character material description code
    • Determine previously produced quantities and quantity remaining to be produced
    • Read and follow additional production notes on schedule (English)
  • Maintain Raw Material and WIP inventories and communicate issues
    • Accurate product identification and cycle counting
    • Timely and good communication skills with other production personnel and plant management
  • Machine Set-up
    • Select the correct materials for the scheduled production
    • Decipher 40 character SAP material description
  • Machine Operation
    • Operators need to operate computer and machine setting controls
    • Produce the correct quality products at the standard rate or better
  • Machine Shutdown
    • Perform housekeeping and return unused materials to their appropriate stocking locations
  • Packaging
    • Correctly label and bag finished goods
    • Correctly and neatly stack rolls in the storage area
  • Preventative Maintenance
    • Perform shift and weekly pm
    • Use WD40, Citrus Clean and various oils, grease and lubricants
  • Quality Testing
    • Perform quality testing during first product inspection and hourly
    • Measure and record production parameters and material density
  • Production and Quality Recording
    • Accurately complete all production and quality forms and logs
    • Turn in all forms to the correct locations/personnel


  • Operator may be required to coordinate and oversee the efforts of temporary employees when additional production is required. 


  • Operators need to have a high school diploma or GED equivalent.
  • Operators need to demonstrate mechanical aptitude and computer entry skills.
  • Operators need to be able to understand and follow English based instructions, schedules and safety documentation.
  • Operators need to be able to read a tape measure/ruler.
  • Operators need to be able to stand for 7 ½ hours, package rolls weighing up to 50 lbs for up to 7.5 hours per day, manually lift scrap material weighing up to 50 lbs for disposal, manually lift materials onto a 4” high pallet for up to 7.5 hours per day, and operate a powered forklift to retrieve and return raw materials and finished goods.


  • Operators must wear all appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE) to include safety glasses, steel toe shoes and cut gloves at a minimum.
  • Operators are expected to have their time cards punched and be at their machines ready for work, five minutes prior to the start of their shift.
  • Operators will be working in a production facility that is not air-conditioned, temperatures may seasonally exceed 90 degrees. 
  • Operators need to be flexible in their work assignments.


  • This is a full time position, a 40 hour work week, with possible mandatory seasonal overtime.


  • The operator’s work calendar is based on a 5 day work week, 8 hour a day work schedule, with the exception of planned holiday and vacation days.

Requisition id: 28589 

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. Sealed Air participates in the E-Verify Program (US sites only).



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.
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