SONOCO ELO Trainee in Hanover, Pennsylvania
Reference #: JR-102884Extruder Line Operator TraineeHanover, PAJob Summary:This position will responsible for the timely and efficient processing of the work requirements for the assigned line. Their main responsibility is the operation of the extruder and printing functions while directing the rest of the line operation.Essential job functions:Sets up, starts, and operates extruder pressure calibration tanks, spray cooling tank, cutter, recutter, water chilling system and printer Selects and installs printing plates no plate cylinders and checks to insure proper alignment and registration. Operates to ensure proper application and curing of inks while complying with quality standards. Cleans color heads, printing plates, and blankets as required. Observes the production of plastic tubes and makes necessary adjustment to equipment to maintain proper production rate and quality objectives. Documents quality and process information as required and assists with first/last piece inspections. Provides training to other team members as required.Minimum requirements:2 to 3 years manufacturing experience High school diploma or GEDPreferred experience:2 to 3 years operating printing equipment 2 to 3 years operating manufacturing equipment, preferably extrusion or injection molding equipmentKnowledge, Skills, and Abilities:Basic reading, writing, and arithmetic skills required. High level of mechanical aptitude Flexibility to rotate shifts as required Ability to work overtime as required Manual dexterity required for operating machinery and computers. Ability to lift up to 50 pounds required Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing; maintain effective working relationshipsWe are an equal opportunity employer, and we strictly prohibit and do not tolerate discrimination against employees, applicants or any other covered persons because of race, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, marital status, gender identity or expression, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any legally protected characteristic.