About the Job
OMJ Job Number/Reference Code: 3380480
Desired Skills/Duties: Novolex employs over 6000 people in North America from coast to coast. From our iconic corporate headquarters in South Carolina... to our 40 world-class manufacturing sites... to our new state of the art professional center near Charlotte... we strive to be the employer of choice in the global packaging industry. Novolex Careers include manufacturing, engineering, procurement, supply chain, finance, HR, product development, sales, marketing and an ever-expanding array of others to support our continuing rapid growth. Our team is rich in diversity and our culture encourages continuous personal growth and teamwork in all we do. Job Summary: The Lead Operator assists Production Supervisor and Assistant Production Supervisor with production. Will work directly with production staff by assisting with breaks and changeovers. Will perform additional duties as instructed by Production Supervisor. Duties and Responsibilities:1.Will input production in computer.2.Wraps and weight all production skids.3.Weighs scrap and inputs in computer.4.Will assist with breaks, changeovers and screen changes.5.Works with production staff to ensure lines run without any issues.6.Executes and enforces safety policies and procedures.7.Works with production staff to ensure the quality of the product.8.Communicates with Maintenance Supervisor about equipment problems.9.Will perform other labor functions as needed.10.Operate forklift safely11.May perform other duties as assigned. Knowledge, Skills and Experience: Previous experience in a manufacturing environment preferred. Able to effectively communicate. Ability to keep up in a fast pace environment. Physical Requirements and Work Environment Manufacturing work environment. Constant physical activities are required for this position. Such activities include: ability to reach over head, squat, and bend at the waist; the ability to lift boxes of 60 lbs or more; ability to climb up and down stairs throughout a 12 hour shift; tolerance of standing posture continuously for 12 hours; intense walking is involved; able to tolerate working environment with inside excessive hot and cold temperatures. About the Company Novolex 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 Novolex brands includes Bagcraft Packaging, Hilex Poly, Fortune Plastics, Duro Bag, De Luxe Packaging, Novolex Custom Film & Bag, International Converter, General Packaging Products, and Heritage Bag. Each of the Novolex brands brings a unique sustainability and product story in plastic, paper, foil, recycling, or composting applications. The Novolex brands are unified by four common values: Manufacturing Innovation and Quality; Service; Packaging Choice; and Sustainability. Novolex is headquartered in Hartsville, SC and has 40 manufacturing facilities strategically located across North America, including the worlds' largest closed loop plastic bag recycling plant located in Indiana. The company has over 6,000 employees in the US, Canada, and Mexico. Novolex focuses on customers within the retail, grocery, convenience store, deli, food service, hospitality, institutional, processor and industrial markets. The Novolex 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 Novolex 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 ... For full info follow application link. Novolex an Equal Opportunity Employer.