Cutter Feeder Helper - Mebane, NC

Mebane | North Carolina | United States

About 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

Cutter Feeder Helper - Mebane, NC

7411 Oakwood St Extension, PO Box 408
Mebane, North Carolina, 27302
United States


WestRock is a global leader in packaging and packaging solutions. Our fresh insights, innovative products, global      manufacturing, and unparalleled service make us the partner of choice for many of the world’s most admired brands in the     healthcare, beauty and personal care, food, beverage, home and garden, and tobacco industries. Our end-market expertise is also the foundation for success in our other businesses – Consumer & Office Products, and the Community Development   and Land Management Group. We touch people’s lives every day, everywhere. We help people keep track of their medications (Dosepak®, and Shellpak®packaging) and their busy schedules (AT-A-GLANCE® and Day Runner®). We develop products and solutions that not only grow our customers’ brands, but also improve our – and their – customers’ quality of life. No matter where we’re doing business, we do things the right way – with a focus on integrity, sustainability, and positively contributing to the communities in which our employees live and work.



·   Review and understand job ticket with operator and determine necessary inputs for production.

·   Operate an aerator machine and deliver aerated loads to the cutting machines.

·   Remove loads from the cutter to the staging area that have been cut.

·   Use a banding machine to prepare pallets of material for shipment or storage.

·   Adjust the machine feeding mechanism to maximize production.

·   Mount stripping tools, blanking tools, swords and other task alone or with assistance.

·   Understand the controls of the feeder console and auxiliary controls for the operating systems.

·   Perform basic maintenance of the equipment by following a written task list.

·   Perform quality inspection of material to ensure product quality to the next process and customer.

·   Complete necessary documentation and reports.

·   Willing to help other team members by helping lift larger or bulky items when needed.

·   Preform other duties as assigned by manager, supervisor, lead person, press operator.



·      Ability to lift 25 lbs. regularly, 50 lbs. intermittently and 75 lbs. rarely.

·      Stand up to 12 hours per day.

·      Bend, twist, climb, squat, and kneel occasionally throughout the shift.

·      Use hands for simple and power grasping as well as push, pull and fine manipulation.

·      Use a hand operated pallet jack to transport pallets of material.

·      See fine detail in printed product along with checking for cutting issues.

·      Communicate effectively using written as well as verbal communication.

·      Work in a high performing team environment and communicate frequently and effectively with peers, supervisors and managers.


·      Previous cutting press experience is preferred.

·      Mechanical aptitude and attention to detail.

·      Reading comprehension skills.

·      Ability to think of different ways to preform specific task, recognize improvement opportunities.

·      Availability to work additional hours above regular scheduled shift to cover for absences or vacation days.




·         Corporate culture based on integrity, respect, accountability and excellence.

·         Comprehensive training with numerous learning and development opportunities.

·         An attractive salary reflecting skill, 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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