Baler Operator

  • Graphic Packaging International
  • Portland, Oregon
  • Jun 09, 2021
Full time Other

Job Description

Baler Operator FULL-TIME $18.75/hr
Duties include:
Safe operations of the tipper/shredder/baler system in the Gresham plant
Loading bales in the mill truck
Housekeeping on baler
Preventative Maintenance on baler as designated by the maintenance department
Banding stacked sheets and load in mill truck
Plant support including:
Sheeting support for roll stock
Shipping support
Support in any other department when needed
Facilities cleanup including outside of plant
Utilize PackSize machine to make cases out of corrugate for the finishing lines
Operate electric Pallet Jacks safely to move WIP or finished pallets.
Maintaining the cleanliness of the area (remove stray cartons, sweep up, etc.) performed during make-ready.
Conducting quality audits as required
Conducting sorting operations as required
Operating Fork Truck (training will be provided)
Operating Clamp Truck (training will be provided)
Providing back-up to the sheeter operator by relieving when on breaks or going to lunch
Running sheeter as required
Be familiar with the sheetfed requirements
Reviewing job ticket
Conducting make ready as required
Inspecting sheets from every roll
Pulling defective sheets as required
Keep Department Managers informed of Safety, Quality or Production issues or improvement opportunities
Become familiar with technical aspects of Sheeter and be able to troubleshoot
Working toward achieving department goals
PDX-03 WS-03 WS-LC

Shift start: 6:00AM or 2:00PM or 10:00PM
Shift length: 8 hours
Monday-Friday, occasional weekends

  • Health, dental, vision insurance - available after 60 days
  • Paid time off
  • 401(k) plan
  • Must pass drug screen
  • Must pass background check
  • Can lift 50 lbs
  • Must be at least 18+ years old
About Graphic Packaging International
Graphic Packaging International is committed to providing consumer packaging that makes a world of difference. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, they are a leading global provider of paper-based packaging solutions for a wide variety of products for food, beverage, foodservice and other consumer products companies. They strive to be an environmentally responsible leader in their industry and in the communities where they operate. Graphic Packaging has approximately 17,000 employees working in more than 60 locations in North and South America, Europe and the Pacific Rim. They are committed to workplace diversity and offer compensation and benefits programs that are among the best in the industry to reward the talented people who make their company successful.

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