Production Assistant
Elgin, IL 
Posted 3 days ago
Job Description
Apply today to be a Production Assistant with one of the most innovative and trusted packaging companies in the world!

Printpack's manufacturing plant in Elgin, IL is seeking qualified candidates to fill Laminator Assistant and Press Assistant positions for our 3/2 Night Shift (7pm - 7am) Schedule.

Wage range for the Assistant position is $16.80 - $25.20/hr ,+$2.50/hr shift differential for Night Shift.

Additional $2.50/hr shift differential for NIGHT Shift only between the hours of 7pm-7am. Any hours worked outside of 7pm-7am will not receive the premium.

How you will contribute: Your day-to-day?

The Production Assistant is responsible for:

  • Providing assistance and support to the Press or Lamination Operator in preparing the equipment (set-up) for the production run

  • Assisting the Press or Lamination Operator in monitoring the actual production run and providing required materials during the run

  • Assisting in monitoring the environment to ensure health, safety, environmental, food safety/security, and housekeeping policies and practices are followed

  • Cleaning equipment and preparing for future runs by gathering materials and equipment

  • Maintaining spirit of cooperation within the team and collaborate with others to achieve safety, quality, waste, and production goals

What you will need?

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Requires standing for long periods

  • Requires lifting up to 50 lbs

  • Ability to work 3/2-night shift schedule

  • Ability to work overtime when required

  • Basic computer skills

  • Ability to read a tape measure

What would put you ahead?

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous manufacturing experience preferred

  • Prior experience as anLaminator Operator/Assistant

  • Prior experience running Rotogravure or Flexo press

We offer competitive benefits including:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision Coverage

  • Life Insurance

  • Short/Long Term Disability

  • 401(k) plan with employer contributions/match

  • Employee Assistance Programs

  • Educational Assistance

  • Fitness Reimbursement Program

  • Service Awards

  • Paid Holidays

  • Eligible for up to two weeks of paid time off upon hire

  • Paid Parental Leave

  • Wellness Coach

Printpack is proudly an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive environment. Embracing diversity not only enhances our work culture - it is vital to our success. We do not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/parental status, genetic information, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, disability, marital status, military or veteran status or affiliation, or any other characteristic protected under applicable law.

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Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
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