Bindery Machine Operator - Lebanon, TN

Lebanon / Tennessee / 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  

Lebanon TN – Folding Carton Division

The opportunity:

We ROCK!  At WestRock Folding Carton in Lebanon TN, we believe that our talented employees are the leading factor behind our continued successes!  Add innovation and investments in state-of-the-art packaging technology, progressive Kanban production systems, and strong Safety & SQF Quality programs and you have an unstoppable team who continually exceeds customer expectations. Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced manufacturing environment?  Are you a quick leaner with a strong work ethic?  Are you seeking a company that will invest in you and your future?  If so, you may be our next team member!

We are currently recruiting for a talented, mechanically minded Bindery / Converting Machine Operator for our Lebanon TN (302 Hartman Drive) facility, focused on machine setup, changeovers, operation, troubleshooting, and repair. This opening is on 2nd Shift (2-1030PM).  Additional responsibilities:

Observe machine operation to ensure quality and conformity of package material


Perform minor adjustments and tooling changes to ensure proper folding and bonding (wire or glue)

Perform major repairs to the following - shafts, bearing, feed roller and phase exchanger

Responsible for machine setup and changeovers

Replaced and repair any defective parts

Ensure any guards removed are replaced

Ensure machines output meets department production goals

Perform all duties in a safe manner

Perform housekeeping duties to ensure department and company Safety & Quality standards are maintained

Perform LOTO when task requires

Performs any other tasks trained for and assigned by lead person and supervisor

What you need to succeed:

High School Diploma or equivalent required

At least 2 years of machine operation experience in a manufacturing environment to include setup, troubleshooting, and repair; experience in printing / packaging / folding carton highly desirable

Successfully complete pre-employment testing to include background check, drug screen, & physical

What we offer:

Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, STD, LTD, Wellness Program Discounts, Vacation, Holiday


401k with up to 7.5% match

Annual Performance Reviews/Merit Adjustments

$500 Annual Perfect Attendance Award & Extra Unpaid Personal Day for Attendance Goals

$500 Employee Referral Bonus

Safety Program Awards





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


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