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DATE ADDED: Sat 13/10/2018

Slitter Operator

Garland, USA
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COMPANY: NOVOLEX GARLAND, TX

Job Description

Position Summary:

Under the direction of the Extrusion Manager and designated Shift Leads, Slitter Operators are responsible for efficiently loading cores and journals, removing finished rolls, performing quality checks, and properly labeling, packaging and staging film product in order to safely produce high-quality bags in accordance with the job safety analyses (JSA’s), production schedule, set-up instructions, operating procedures, and quality specifications, etc.

 

Essential Functions & Key Responsibilities:

  • Understand and follow all JSA’s and safety procedures/policies
  • Loads Cores and Journals on take-up equipment
  • Webs, pulls and maintains resin material to produce quality film onto rolls
  • Inspects quality of rolls before production begins and continuously checks quality of the line as it is being produced
  • Properly documents quality inspections
  • Checks all safety guards are in place and working properly according to procedure
  • Cuts lines that have lost air or are of poor quality
  • Removes rolls in a timely manner from lines that have gone down or finished runs
  • Properly labels, packages and stages finished rolls
  • Weighs scrap tubs, records weight and sends to be recycled

     

    Candidate Requirements:

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Eligible to work in the United States
  • Successful completion of pre-employment background and drug screen
  • Ability to work 12 hour day and night rotating shifts
  • Work overtime as required
  • Satisfactorily complete training courses as determined by management
  • Ability to perform the essential functions of the job with our without accommodation

     

    Physical Demands:

    Requirements include, but are not limited to (all times are approximate):

                                               

  • Sitting (1-2)
  • Standing (Constantly - 12 hours or more)
  • Walking (Constantly - 12 hours or more)
  • Lifting (Regularly/Constantly):
    • 0-10 lbs. (8-10 hours)
    • 10-20 lbs. (8-10 hours)
    • 20-50 lbs. (8-10 hours)
    • 50-100 lbs. (8-10 hours)
    • 100 lbs. or more (never)
  • Carrying:
    • 10-20 lbs. (8-10 hours)
    • 20-50 lbs. (8-10 hours)
    • 50-100 lbs. (8-10 hours)
    • 100 lbs. (never)
  • Pushing (Often - 8-10 hours or more)
  • Pulling, Twisting, Climbing (Often - each 8-10 hours)
  • Balancing (Regularly/Constantly)
  • Stooping, Kneeling, Crawling (Often - 1-3 hours)
  • Reaching, Grasping, Repetitive Motions (Regularly/Constantly - each 8-10 hours)

 

Company Description
About the Company
•NovolexTM is North America’s leader in packaging choice and sustainability.
•The leadership of Novolex’s packaging brands sprouts from innovation, a diversity of products and markets, and a dedication to sustainability and quality.
•The family of historic NovolexTM brands includes Bagcraft® Packaging, Hilex Poly®, Fortune Plastics®, Duro Bag®, De Luxe® Packaging, Burrows Paper, Novolex Custom Film & BagTM, International Converter®, General Packaging® Products, and Heritage Bag®.
•Each of the NovolexTM brands brings a unique sustainability and product story in plastic, paper, foil, recycling, or composting applications. The NovolexTM brands are unified by four common values: Manufacturing Innovation and Quality; Service; Packaging Choice; and Sustainability.
•NovolexTM is headquartered in Hartsville, SC and has 49 manufacturing facilities around the globe, including the worlds’ largest closed loop plastic bag recycling plant located in Indiana. The company has over 7,000 employees in the US, Canada, Mexico, Europe and Asia.
•NovolexTM focuses on customers within the retail, grocery, convenience store, deli, food service, hospitality, institutional, processor and industrial markets. The NovolexTM product portfolio and our engineered solutions are designed to meet customer packaging application needs in the areas of food contact, customer experience, resale items, checkout systems, can liners and packaging operations.
•The company rebranded under the name NovolexTM in November 2014. The change signifies a number of great companies coming together under a new name focused on delivering value to our customers, suppliers and employees through broader product categories and markets. Novolex’s family of packaging brands creates value and synergies by covering the full spectrum of retailer and institutional companies packaging requirements.
•The NovolexTM name is based on the Latin “NOVO” for new and “LEX” a tip of the hat to Hilex Poly, the first brand to become part of the family. The blue and red of our logo represents the integration of both paper and plastic into our sustainability platform with red and blue being the legacy corporate colors of Hilex Poly® and Duro Bag® respectively.

Our Mission
•Novolex’sTM mission is to continue a tradition of leadership established by our historic brands in the areas of packaging choice, customer service, manufacturing innovation, quality, and sustainability.

Our Vision Statement
•To be a leading provider of packaging solutions that are environmentally friendly, create value for the customer and NovolexTM, have excellent quality, and provide superior service.
•We want to accomplish this with an entrepreneurial culture which drives operational excellence and proactively creates ecological solutions.

Our Environmental Mission
Novolex's sustainability goal is to establish a viable environmental program and product line that:
•Reduces the impact of plastic and paper on the environment through recycling and increased recycled content
•Sets a high standard of industry leadership and corporate citizenship
•Creates meaningful benefits for the environment and the community
•Facilitates environmental action by retailers and the community

For more information on NovolexTM, visit our website at: #removed#

The Company has reviewed this job description to ensure that essential functions and basic duties have been included. It is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all functions and responsibilities. Additional functions and requirements may be assigned by supervisors as deemed appropriate.


Role: Slitter Operator
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Location: Garland,

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