Edge Bander Operator

Forest City | North Carolina | United States

Edge Bander Operator


376 Pine St
Forest City, North Carolina, 28043
United States

WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 45,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 300 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at www.westrock.com.  

Forest City Merchandising Displays, Permanent

Edge Bander Operator 2nd shift – Forest City, NC

Summary:

The Straight Edge Bander Operator is responsible for the set-up and overall operation of the Straight Edge Bander and the quality of the work produced.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

  • Pull paperwork and order correct parts, select proper band and key in length and height specifications accord to job.
  • Verify glue levels and that temperature is ideal for application
  • Load parts into machine. When parts return, either offload or turn part for next banding operation
  • Verify trim has a good edge, and adjust specs accordingly
  • Run a single part to check for accuracy before running complete shop order
  • Frequently complete quality checks, making sure that there are no cosmetic errors
  • Process parts and off bear to proper container
  • Complete proper ID tags with shop order number, part number, quantity and operation number
  • Adjust bander height and length for next order
  • Must be able to maintain the required adjusted average efficiency
  • Use of proper Personal Protective Equipment required for machine/department
  • Maintains assigned work areas in a clean and orderly fashion
  • Responsible for housekeeping around the machine area
  • Performs other duties, as assigned

 

 

Qualifications

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience                                                

High school diploma or GED minimum.

 

 

Language Skills                                                            

Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.  May require the ability to write routine reports and correspondence.  May require the ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.

Mathematical Skills                                                   

Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. 

Reasoning Ability                                                       

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.  Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.

Computer Skills                                                           

To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of and basic computer skills.

 

Other Qualifications

At least three to six months manufacturing experience. Experience using utility knives in a manufacturing environment preferred.

 

 

 

What we offer:

 

  • Corporate culture based on integrity, respect, accountability and excellence

  • Comprehensive training with numerous learning and development opportunities

  • An attractive salary reflecting skills, competencies and potential

  • A career with a global packaging company where Sustainability, Safety and Inclusion are business drivers and foundational elements of the daily work.

 

WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans. 

 

WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 45,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 300 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at www.westrock.com.  

Forest City Merchandising Displays, Permanent

Edge Bander Operator 2nd shift – Forest City, NC

Summary:

The Straight Edge Bander Operator is responsible for the set-up and overall operation of the Straight Edge Bander and the quality of the work produced.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

  • Pull paperwork and order correct parts, select proper band and key in length and height specifications accord to job.
  • Verify glue levels and that temperature is ideal for application
  • Load parts into machine. When parts return, either offload or turn part for next banding operation
  • Verify trim has a good edge, and adjust specs accordingly
  • Run a single part to check for accuracy before running complete shop order
  • Frequently complete quality checks, making sure that there are no cosmetic errors
  • Process parts and off bear to proper container
  • Complete proper ID tags with shop order number, part number, quantity and operation number
  • Adjust bander height and length for next order
  • Must be able to maintain the required adjusted average efficiency
  • Use of proper Personal Protective Equipment required for machine/department
  • Maintains assigned work areas in a clean and orderly fashion
  • Responsible for housekeeping around the machine area
  • Performs other duties, as assigned

 

 

Qualifications

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience                                                

High school diploma or GED minimum.

 

 

Language Skills                                                            

Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.  May require the ability to write routine reports and correspondence.  May require the ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.

Mathematical Skills                                                   

Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. 

Reasoning Ability                                                       

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.  Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.

Computer Skills                                                           

To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of and basic computer skills.

 

Other Qualifications

At least three to six months manufacturing experience. Experience using utility knives in a manufacturing environment preferred.

 

 

 

What we offer:

 

  • Corporate culture based on integrity, respect, accountability and excellence

  • Comprehensive training with numerous learning and development opportunities

  • An attractive salary reflecting skills, competencies and potential

  • A career with a global packaging company where Sustainability, Safety and Inclusion are business drivers and foundational elements of the daily work.

 

WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans. 

 

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