Laminating Operator/Asst, 2nd Shift 10 hours Mon- Thurs - Knox, IN

Knox / Indiana / United States

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Laminating Operator/Asst, 2nd Shift 10 hours Mon- Thurs - Knox, IN

6595 Highway 10
Knox, Indiana, 46534
United States

Career Opportunity:

Our Food Service Packaging plant in Knox, IN, is seeking Laminating Operators/Assistants who will be an integral part of the Knox team supporting the laminators. This is for the 2nd Shift 4:00pm-2:00am, Monday- Thursday, overtime as needed.

SUMMARY: The Laminator Operator/Assistants are responsible for safe manufacturing of laminated board for all products as needed for the facility by performing the following key responsibilities.

How you will impact WestRock: 

  • Read, interpret, and understand all job Jackets, Spec Sheets, skid tags and product load tags.

  • Ensure all paperwork and system transactions are completed timely and accurately.

  • Maintain full compliance of all GMPs.

  • Maintain housekeeping excellence in accordance with NSF/GMP Housekeeping standards.

  • Follow all safety procedures and promote safety & safety programs throughout the facility.

  • Perform all required customer and departmental quality checks.

    Participate and ensure department is compliant with NSF/GMP audit regulations

  • Ability to safely operate various manufacturing equipment, follow specific directions, and perform duties as assigned.
  • Ability to work safely, comply with all safety rules, lift, push or pull >100lbs, navigate stairs, stand, walk, bend, and kneel throughout the entire shift.
  • Ability to read a tape measure (to 1/32” measurement, do basic math, and some computer skills).
  • General mechanical aptitude & trouble shooting skills
  • Ability to perform complete make ready and shut down
  • Understanding of Quality Inspection Criteria
  • Product Identification and Labeling
  • Use of PDE system
  • Maintain Waste and Efficiency standards


What you need to succeed:

  • Desired candidate will possess a minimum of a high school education or equivalent. (College a plus)

  • Preferred 3-5 years of laminating operator/assistant experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Ability to covert basic math, fractions to decimal, square foot, etc.
  • Effective communication skills and excellent coordination skills.
  • Great organizational and time management abilities.
  • Basic computer knowledge. Microsoft Office, Excel, Outlook.
  • Professional demeanor.
  • Must successfully pass a pre-employment, drug test, physical and background check.


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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