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LAUNCH Technical Workforce Solutions Machine Operator 1 in Carol Stream, Illinois


Machine Operator 1

We are looking for skilled Machine Operators to join our team in Carol Stream, IL. We are a leader within the Paper Converting industry and are extremely busy. This will be a 1st shift role and work from 4AM to 12:30PM, Monday through Friday with the opportunity for OT. Pay is between $16 and $18 p/hour depending on experience. See below for additional detail.

  • Experience/Background operating and setting up paper slitting/rewinding machines

  • Using master rolls of paper, the operator sets up the machine to run production orders as required and stacks finish product on pallets for shipping.

  • Reviews the production schedule and notifies the forklift driver which raw material is needed.

  • Loads the master roll on the unwind stand and thread the paper through the shafts

  • Sets up the chuck width to match the product being made

  • Installs knives and sets up to match the widths being cut

  • Adjusts the machine control lengths, cuts, spacing and speed

  • Puts cores in hopper to match finished roll lengths being cut

  • Produce test rolls and recheck widths

  • Always Follows all safety procedures

  • When production is done, places rolls on outfeed table

  • Secures product with tape and or plastic wrap

  • Properly count product made per order

  • Troubleshoot machine problems to determine actual faults.

  • Ensure timely preparation and availability of all production materials to avoid shortage during production.

  • Report production activities and progress to supervisor(s) regularly

  • Cross Train on all Jennerjahn slitter/re-winders

  • The operator’s task may also include selecting specific raw materials for production and ensuring a good combination of these materials so that they complement each other.

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