Folder Gluer Assistant - Lexington, NC

Lexington / North Carolina / United States

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Folder Gluer Assistant - Lexington, NC

101 Lexington Pkwy
Lexington, North Carolina, 27295
United States


·        Assists the folder/gluer operator, as directed, to reduce down-time.

·        Conducts pre-determined QC checks (start-up approvals & in-process QC checks).

·        Performs and reviews line clearance.

·        Reviews, understands and ensures that customer packaging requirements are met.

·        Organizes materials handling and product segregation.

·        Sets up the packaging end of the folder/gluer.

·        Completes all required documentation.

·        Contributes to team effort by cross-training and providing back-up when necessary.

·        Contributes to quality investigations when necessary.

·        Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with company safety rules, procedures and regulations.

·        Assists with preventive maintenance requirements according to operations manuals, manufacturer’s instructions and established preventive maintenance schedules.

·        Conducts product rework.

·        Maintains inventory of packaging materials.

·        Understands and respects responsibilities of working in a SOP and cGMP environment.

·        Effectively communicates with and to management staff.

·        Performs other job duties as assigned.



  • High school diploma or G.E.D. desired.
  • Must have basic computer skills.
  • Must be able to perform basic arithmetic including addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.
  • Must be able to maintain good attendance.
  • Must be willing to work overtime as needed; significant overtime may be required during busy periods.
  • Must have good written and verbal communications skills.
  • Must have a good attitude.
  • Must be able to give attention to detail.
  • Must be able to perform all essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.


Employee is required to: stand, see, talk, and hear.   


In Terms of an 8 hour workday,

On the job employees must:

Not at all

Occasionally (<2 hours)


(2-5 hours)

Continuously (5-8 hours)










Use hands/fingers to handle/feel





Repetitive operations












During work the employee must lift and/or push/pull:

On the job employees must lift:

Not at all


(<2 hours)


(2-5 hours)

Continuously (5-8 hours)

Up to 10 pounds




Up to 25 pounds



Up to 50 pounds





This position has special vision requirements:

Close vision – clear vision at 20 inches or less.

Distance vision – clear vision at 20 feet or more.


The noise level that is typical for the work environment of this position is

Elevated noise (examples: machinery, fork lifts, and air compressors)


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