General Helper - 1st shift - Indianapolis, IN

Indianapolis / Indiana / United States

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General Helper - 1st shift - Indianapolis, IN

2020 Production Dr
Indianapolis, Indiana, 46241
United States

GENERAL PURPOSE:  Set up and utilize air-operated stripping tool to remove waste from printed, die-cut sheets.



·       Sets up and utilizes air-operated stripping tool.

·       Removes scrap board from die-cut sheets.

·       Deposits scrap in baler.

·       Stacks die-cut blanks on skids for gluer operations.

·       Exercises care in stacking carton blanks on skids to prevent carton mix-ups.

·       Pushes out internal scrap from cut blanks when necessary, using die hammer and wood punches.

·       Operates and maintains power baler to compress scrap board and paper into bales.

·       Operates pallet jack to move skidded stock into position for stripping.

·       Performs routine and preventative maintenance on all assigned equipment.

·       Performs other job duties as assigned.



  • Must have high school diploma or G.E.D.
  • Must have, or be able to obtain, a valid forklift operator license.
  • Must be able to read and comprehend documents such as safety rules, procedures and work instructions.
  • Must pass color vision test.
  • Must be able to maintain good attendance.
  • Must be willing to work overtime as needed; significant overtime may be required during busy periods.
  • Must be able to perform all essential functions of this job with or without reasonable accommodation.


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



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