Extrusion Operator


St. Joseph, MO, US, 64504

REQ ID:  40681

Sealed Air designs and delivers packaging solutions that protect essential goods transported worldwide, preserve food, enable e-commerce and digital connectivity, and help create a global supply chain that is touchless, safer, less wasteful, and more resilient. 

Our people are entrepreneurial innovators and problem solvers committed to bringing unique insights and solutions to the needs of our customers, stakeholders, and society. At SEE, we are creating a community of inventors, problem solvers, and future makers that are passionate about fulfilling our purpose.

Sealed Air generated $5.5 billion in sales in 2021 and has approximately 16,500 employees who serve customers in 114 countries. To learn more, visit www.sealedair.com.

Job Description

Starting Pay: $19.25

· Operate equipment to produce finished goods to production specifications.

· Understand and be able to safely STOP equipment during normal conditions and during an emergency.

· Set Machine up to SOC using the appropriate conditions

· Use a computer system to set run conditions and adjust as necessary within SOC

· Perform Line start up and Line shut down

· Understand and safely operate equipment

· Follow all training documents or standard operating procedures (SOP) to operate the line safely and efficiently

· Ability to use production reporting systems to fulfill job functions

· Always safely operate lab equipment

· Understand all quality lab equipment and be able to operate and adjust as necessary to safely test film samples.


 Strong mechanical aptitude is desired.

· Must be able to follow our safety guidelines.

· High School diploma or equivalency

· Must have good communication skills both personal and via E-mail

· Must have the ability to demonstrate troubleshooting skills

· Must have good judgment with Safety and Quality decision making

· Ability to work additional overtime if required to get the job tasks completed

Physical Requirements

Lift up to 30 pounds, stand for extended periods of time, use stairs, hand tools as required to perform operation functions

Job Type: Full-time

Requisition id: 40681 

Relocation: No  

The Company is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all applicants for employment and to all employees, without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, protected disability, veteran status, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state or local laws.


*Please be cautious of fraudulent recruiting efforts using the SEE name or logo. SEE will never request private information during the application process, such as Driver's License or Social Security  Number. If you have any concerns about the information received from SEE during the application process, please reach out to us directly at [email protected] 



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: Kansas City

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