Air Hammer Opr., 3rd shift-South Plainfield, NJ

South Plainfield | New Jersey | United States

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Air Hammer Opr., 3rd shift-South Plainfield, NJ

901 Durham Ave
South Plainfield, New Jersey, 07080
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 power baler to compress scrap board and paper into bales.

·         Operates forklift to move skidded stock into position for stripping.

·         Performs routine and preventative maintenance on all assigned equipment.

·         Informs the stripping lead when supplies or parts are required.

·         Responsible for timely and accurate completion of the quality checklist for each job.

·         Performs other job duties as assigned.



  • 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.


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a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans.

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