Operator II - Converting


: $57,370.00 - $125,760.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Manufacturing

First Quality is a privately-held group of manufacturing companies who are leaders in their respective field. The organization is run by hands-on owners with dynamic expansion plans to significantly increase the size of the business over the next few years. We are looking for Process Operators Converting for our world class manufacturing facility in Lock Haven, PA.

As a Process Operator you will have responsibilities that include, equipment operation, troubleshooting equipment and process inefficiencies, process and quality defects, loading raw materials, quality checks and reporting, process improvement, meeting production goals and housekeeping. Process Operators will assist their team to ensure safety, quality, customer service, housekeeping, and records are maintained according to our high standards, as well as following necessary GMP, FDA and ISO regulations/guidelines.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Loading and unloading raw materials (parent rolls, poly rolls, corrugate, glue totes, pallets, etc..)
  • Check each raw material and finished good tag for accuracy and scan it into the system for tracking and quality
  • prepping rolls for web threading and slabbing residual waste from spent cores
  • Maintaining a clean, safe work area at all times
  • Continuously improve job skill depth and knowledge.
  • Keeping up with raw material demands by monitoring levels and resupplying the line
  • Learn and follow all Standard Operating Procedures (SOP's)
  • Properly operate machines efficiently responding to issues with a sense of urgency
  • Taking initiative to continuously improve the manufacturing process and machine's effieincy
  • Conduct product grade change overs
  • Make adjustments to the machine and process via the HMI computer interface control panel
  • Perform routine quality checks of the process and product and log results into the system

Physical Requirements:

  • Constant standing during a 12-hour shift

  • Ability to work night shift, 7PM 7AM

  • Occasional lifting/carrying boxes up to 50lbs.

  • Constant light grasping and occasional strong grasping

  • Constant repetitive use of foot and hand controls

  • Daily sweeping and organizing work areas

The ideal candidates should possess the following:

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Solid character and core values

  • Strong mathematical and mechanical skills

  • Ability to operate a forklift

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment

  • Ability to work in a team orientated environment

  • Ability to operate computer equipment

    First Quality Tissue offers competitive starting rates based on previous experience and education.

    We also provide a safe, clean work environment with excellent wages and benefits including bonus and incentive programs, medical/dental benefits, 401(k) plan with company contribution, recognition programs, and education assistance opportunities.

    First Quality is committed to protecting information under the care of First Quality Enterprises commensurate with leading industry standards and applicable regulations. As such, First Quality provides at least annual training regarding data privacy and security to employees who, as a result of their role specifications, may come in to contact with sensitive data.

    First Quality is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identification, or protected Veteran status.

Associated topics: animal care, clean, custodial, custodian, custody, housekeeping, janitor, janitorial, sanitation, wash * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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