Job DescriptionOPPORTUNITY: We are a Food service folding carton
manufacturing operation seeking candidates to join our Carol
Stream, IL team. We"re recruiting for multiple positions so be sure
you review all of our job postings. This job posting is for a Lead
Conveyor Person with a pay range of 19.59 to 20.89/hour plus shift
differential and progressive pay increases. We continually
encourage our employees to advance their careers through on the job
training and job progression through our strong promotion from
within program. We offer a wide array of benefits including, but
not limited to, Paid Vacation & Holidays, optional Health, Dental,
and Life Insurance, including health spending accounts and a
progressive healthy lifestyle program, as well as 401-K with a
company matching component and standard supplemental company
contributions. Employees may voluntarily elect Pet Insurance, Home
& Auto Insurance Programs, Purchasing Power, Tuition Reimbursement,
Aflac, Lifelock Identity Protection, and Hyatt Legal Services.
Tabaco Cessation and Employee Assistance/Referral Program, Uniform
Service, Safety Shoe, and Safety Prescription-Eyewear benefits are
also available. Please review all of our job postings and apply for
each position you feel you"re qualified and would like to be
considered for. JOB SUMMARY: Operates console that controls
automatic palletizing equipment to sort, transfer, and stack on
pallets the cases of finished product. Reads packaging
specifications to ensure correct pallet type and arrangement of
cases onto pallet matches specification. They must understand and
align business operations and cutting department as he/she executes
their role to exceed customer expectations and align with GPI
business, cultural, financial and operational objectives. JOB
FUNCTIONS: Job functions include, but are not limited to the
following. Operates console that controls automatic palletizing
equipment to sort, transfer, and stack on pallets the cases of
finished product. Reads packaging specifications to ensure correct
pallet type and arrangement of cases onto pallet matches
Observes pallets moving along conveyor to identify defective
cases, slip sheets or pallets.
Turns selector switch on palletizer to control stacking
arrangement of cases on pallet and to transfer loaded pallet to
Supplies loading equipment with empty pallets, and slip
Stops and restarts equipment to clear jams.
Informs supervisor of equipment malfunction.
Operate automatic bagger equipment by threading bag and going
through the startup process. BACKGROUND / EXPERIENCE / SKILLS:
Manufacturing experience preferred.
Must be able to work other shifts if needed and perform overtime
work as required.
Must have the ability to read, write and speak English. Must
have excellent communication skills, communicating with people at
all levels throughout the organization.
Qualified candidate will be mechanically inclined, solution
oriented and some computer knowledge. EDUCATION / KNOWLEDGE: High
School Diploma or equivalent required. SCHEDULE REQUIREMENTS:
Schedules are up to 8 or 12-hour shifts on alternate days with
rotating weekends off. However, employees must have the ability to
work alternate schedules and overtime that may include early
mornings, nights, and/or weekends and be punctual while doing
Some Departments/Jobs may run a M-F 8-hour Shift Schedule.
Must be willing and able to work overtime. PHYSICAL
REQUIREMENTS: Sitting or standing, depending on changing job
assignment, for extended periods.
Awkward and/or repetitive movements.
Physical and visual activities that are commonly associatedwith
the performance of the functions of this job:
Standing, walking, lifting (up to 50 lbs.), carrying (up to 50
lbs.), pushing, pulling, twisting (re-piling loads), kneeling,
bending, reaching, going up and downstairs, visual acuity (near and
far). Physical demands commonly associatedwith the performance of
the functions of this job:
Function 1 requires lifting packed cases (weighing up to 50
lbs.) from the rollers (3 ft. high), carrying them approximately 5
ft. to pallet and stacking them onto correct pallet. Cases are
stacked as high as 7 ft.
Job requires lifting empty pallets (approximately 50 lbs.) from
stack of pallets and sliding them to end of conveyor.
Requires physical ability to pull full pallet (1500 - 2000 lbs.)
with handtruck. Reading computer screen or other electronic
Use of various hand and electrical tools and equipment.
Work in areas of fluctuating temperature. GRAPHIC PACKAGING
INTERNATIONAL, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All candidates
will be evaluated on the basis of their qualifications for the job
in question. We do not base our employment decision on an
employee's or applicant's race, color, sex, age, religion, natural
origin, sexual orientation, citizenship, handicap, or disability,
marital status, veteran status or any other basis prohibited by
local, state, or federal law.