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Laminating Production Assistant

LOCATION: 

Iowa Park, TX, US, 76367

REQ ID:  34943

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 www.sealedair.com.

Position Summary

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The Laminating Production Assistant is responsible for assisting with the safe operation of the laminator to produce material, which meets current quality standards at optimum rates and yields. This responsibility includes the performance of those tasks necessary to achieve proper laminating operation, such as:
•    Setting up the patch section of the laminator according to specifications of each order.
•    Performing quality checks and documenting results in accordance with standard operating procedures,
•    Maintaining a safe clean work area,
•    Communicating and cooperating with others in the best interests of Cryovac,
•    Performing other duties as required for achieving the goals of the department.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

•    Loads and unloads rolls of patch material
•    Inspects incoming material for quality for visual and measurable attributes.
•    Cleans rollers according to S. O. P.’s.
•    Tape rollers according to S. O. P.’s.
•    Pump glue into the glue pan and glue reservoir.
•    Properly and safely threads material through the laminator.
•    Adjusts the gap between the coater roll and back-up roll to achieve proper coat weight.
•    Adjusts web guides for proper roll alignment.
•    Performs quality checks throughout the production of an order peel strength, coat weight, and material width- patch etc. Verifies material against standards.
•    Continually monitors quality by observing the material while the laminator is in operation.
•    Assures that materials, equipment, and supplies needed to produce each order are available well in advance of need and are of acceptable type and quality.
•    Follows SOP’s and SOC’s to eliminate loss of time and damage to equipment, materials, and supplies used in the laminating operation.
•    Reports to coordinator when factors adversely affecting quality or output appear to be beyond the operator’s control, or equipment is in need of repair.
•    Accurately reports material usage and return to inventory into data collection and inventory systems using mainframe computer terminal.
•    Accurately weighs and records scrap. Weighs and properly labels any material being returned to inventory.
•    Performs all tasks required to insure a safe, clean, orderly work area at all times.
•    Follows safe work practices and observes the practices of others in the area to prevent injuries to all individuals.
•    Notifies operator and assists to correct quality deficiencies as soon as problems are suspected.
•    Operates specialized equipment necessary for the proper function of a laminator.
•    This includes various lifts and scales, peel strength tester, analytical scale, glue pump, and mainframe computer terminal.
•    Performs patch bin location balancing and research discrepancies
•    Performs other duties as requested and/or directed by coordinators. 
•    Puts scrap into proper containers for removal from department.
•    Reports all equipment malfunctions.
•    Maintains SOC, quality data collection forms, and rate check forms.
•    Maintains statistical quality control graphs on key tape attributes. 
•    Cleans glue totes as needed.
•    Performs other duties as directed
•    Performs product and facility sanitation duties as assigned
•    Follow all applicable EHS, Quality and Food Safety procedures and protocols, and reports any incident to his/her supervisor.
•    Complete all EHS, Quality and Food Safety applicable training.
•    Support implementation of the Quality and Food Safety program and comply with the expectations if this role is included as part of the Food Safety or Internal Audit team.
 

Requirements

  • Experience in Converting and Manufacturing, preferred

•    Knowledge of Sealed Air systems such as SAP, Symple, Verification System (VS)
•    Overall Laminating operational knowledge
•    Word and Excel processing skills, including charting
•    Good Writing skills
•    Great ability to multitask
•    Must possess an aptitude for using a computer
•    Great oral communication skills and teamwork
•    Follows Plant Safety Rules
•    Follows Department Safety Rules
•    Maintains an Acceptable Attendance Record
•    Performs Other Duties as Directed by Lead Technicians, GPL, or VSL.

Education

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalency

Requisition id: 34943 

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.

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WHY WORK AT SEALED AIR?

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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