Mar 13, 2020

Production Helper

  • Tekni-Plex
  • Winston-Salem, NC, USA
Manufacturing

Job Description

Business Unit: Liners

Department:

 

Tekni-Plex is always looking for great team players. While we may not need to hire for this role immediately, we’re constantly accepting interest from experienced, qualified candidates who want to Stretch, Grow and Succeed.

Read more about this opportunity and if you are interested, apply. If your skills and experience are a fit, we'll contact you directly once the role is open!

At Tekni-Plex, we offer a dynamic work environment, where you will be challenged to come up with innovative ideas that can make an immediate impact and expand your knowledge. We offer competitive pay and benefits packages that focus on your health and well-being.

 

Who is Tekni-Plex?                

We are a 50 year global leader in advanced plastic and rubber polymer technology, Tekni-Plex engineers’ solutions to meet customer needs in critical applications that touch every aspect of life, from medical devices used in operating rooms and hospitals, to food packaging in your kitchen.

Why Work for us?

With Company Values like Innovation, Integrity and Trust and Employee Fulfillment, Tekni-Plex offers every employee around the world the opportunity to stretch, grow and succeed every day. Our employees are challenged to bring new ideas to the table, jump in and get involved and make an impact. Tekni-Plex has a proud history and a compelling future. Behind every great Tekni-Plex product is a team of dedicated employees who are truly making a difference for our customers and who are Tekni-Proud!

What is the position where you can add value?

We are hiring for a Production Helper (all shifts) for our Tri-Seal Division within Tekni-Plex. In this role, the Production Helper will be responsible for assisting the Operators in the manufacturing of materials using established standards and practices under close supervision. The Production Helper must be able to run the machine in the operator's absence.

Qualifications:

  • Ability to read a tape mesure.
  • Can read and understand material requirements on production order.
  • Understand how to identify the correct side of raw materials.
  • Know how to correctly hand substrates on the machine with the correct unwind direction.
  • Basic mainframe and Lotus Notes computer skills.
  • Able to safely operate hoists and perform daily safety check.
  • Basic understanding of machine web paths.
  • Must be able to prepare splices and successfully transfer from one roll to another.
  • Prepare trim knives and doctor blades.
  • Capable of working up when the assistant is out.
  • Hook-up poly hoses to the correct resin.
  • Able to post raw materials.
  • Basic Iren and Lotus Notes Computer skills.
  • Certified to drive a forklift.
  • Able to read production order/SOP and determine which resin to use on which extruder head.
  • Understand how to produce resin blends and operate the poly blender.
  • Capable of estimating poly usage from the production order.

SkillsKnowledge Preferred:

  • Read and understand the production order
  • Load raw materials with correct unwind direction
  • Select and install correct impression rolls
  • Call out and install correct cylinders
  • Set up stations correctly
  • Call out correct liquids from Ink Room
  • Read a tape measure
  • Operate hoist
  • Know how to stop and start machine
  • Know the process of how to put the structure together
  • Know what controls the machine and how if affects the product
  • Troubleshooting skills

 

Tekni-Plex Rewards:

At Tekni-Plex, we value all of our people across the globe.  We strive to provide a work environment that leads to your professional fulfillment.  Since fulfillment means something different to everyone, the rewards that Tekni-Plex provides globally are appropriately diverse and suited to help you perform your best inside and outside the company.  Our rewards programs include:

We offer a full complement of valuable Health, Wellness, and Welfare benefits which include:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision
  • Life and Disability
  • 401(k) and Match
  • Wellness Program including EAP
  • Pay for Performance philosophy

If you'd like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please click on the following document names to download the files for review:  EEO is the Law  & EEO is the Law Supplement.

 

 

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Job Requirements

Qualifications:

  • Ability to read a tape mesure.
  • Can read and understand material requirements on production order.
  • Understand how to identify the correct side of raw materials.
  • Know how to correctly hand substrates on the machine with the correct unwind direction.
  • Basic mainframe and Lotus Notes computer skills.
  • Able to safely operate hoists and perform daily safety check.
  • Basic understanding of machine web paths.
  • Must be able to prepare splices and successfully transfer from one roll to another.
  • Prepare trim knives and doctor blades.
  • Capable of working up when the assistant is out.
  • Hook-up poly hoses to the correct resin.
  • Able to post raw materials.
  • Basic Iren and Lotus Notes Computer skills.
  • Certified to drive a forklift.
  • Able to read production order/SOP and determine which resin to use on which extruder head.
  • Understand how to produce resin blends and operate the poly blender.
  • Capable of estimating poly usage from the production order.

SkillsKnowledge Preferred:

  • Read and understand the production order
  • Load raw materials with correct unwind direction
  • Select and install correct impression rolls
  • Call out and install correct cylinders
  • Set up stations correctly
  • Call out correct liquids from Ink Room
  • Read a tape measure
  • Operate hoist
  • Know how to stop and start machine
  • Know the process of how to put the structure together
  • Know what controls the machine and how if affects the product
  • Troubleshooting skills

 

Tekni-Plex Rewards:

At Tekni-Plex, we value all of our people across the globe.  We strive to provide a work environment that leads to your professional fulfillment.  Since fulfillment means something different to everyone, the rewards that Tekni-Plex provides globally are appropriately diverse and suited to help you perform your best inside and outside the company.  Our rewards programs include:

We offer a full complement of valuable Health, Wellness, and Welfare benefits which include:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision
  • Life and Disability
  • 401(k) and Match
  • Wellness Program including EAP
  • Pay for Performance philosophy

If you'd like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please click on the following document names to download the files for review:  EEO is the Law  & EEO is the Law Supplement.


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