Gluer Operator Trainee - Greenville, TX

Greenville | Texas | United States

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Gluer Operator Trainee - Greenville, TX

6702 Hwy 66 W
Greenville, Texas, 75402
United States

The Opportunity:

We have an opportunity for a Gluer Operator Trainee at our Greenville, TX, folding carton facility.



a.            Follows safety procedures.

b.            Reports any unsafe conditions to the Team Leader or Department Manager.

c.            Responsible for the safety and wellbeing of employees.

d.            Understands all actions on JHAs for Gluer operator trainee position and performs all essential care



a.            Safety always takes priority over production

b.            Learn how to manage crew on the machine (rotating, breaks, etc.)

c.            Works in conjunction with the Gluer operator to manage packers, feeders, and belt man

d.            Learn how to perform Make Ready on machine

e.            Be able to read and understand job jacket for specific job information

f.            Collects customer job samples (if required)

g.            Participates in achieving production goals for waste, output, and make readies

h.            Assists the operator to ensure DMS checklists and documents are filled out completely and correctly

i.             Check products for non-conforming issues (glue, folds, bad scores, cuts, poor prints etc)

j.             Learn/assists operator to set up proper delivery for every job

k.            Learn/assists operator to set up Leary system for glue detection

l.             Learn/assists operator to fill out daily production report

m.          Learn/assists operator to set up code printers

n.            Learn/assists operator to troubleshoot gluers, Leary system and other applicable production equipment as needed

o.           Responsible for product safety and product quality, and reports product safety and product quality problems to Senior Management or Quality Manager.


Quality: Assists Gluer operator on the following:


a.)          Maintains excellent product quality

b.)          Ensures control plan is adhered to

c.)           Performs Leary challenge

d.)          Responsible for ensuring that correct procedure is followed for rejection of raw material

e.)          Responsible for ensuring proper procedure is followed for rejecting or passing questionable product produced by their machine



a.            Can assist in maintenance of machine when necessary.



a.            Assists with housekeeping of machine.

b.            Responsible for the cleanliness of the equipment in their assigned area.



a.)          Perform and ensure all preventative maintenance is being performed on machine according to scheduled Zone PM’s


Performance Excellence

a.)          Be actively engaged in applicable performance excellence activities.


What You Need to Succeed:


Folding carton machine experience preferred





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