Manufacturing Tech/Material Handler - DAYS - $22/hr; $1,000 sign on bonus; GREAT BENEFITS!
Domtar, part of the Paper Excellence Group, makes products that people around the world rely on every day. We design, manufacture, market and distribute a wide variety of communication, specialty and packaging papers, market pulp and airlaid nonwovens.
We are the largest integrated manufacturer and marketer of uncoated freesheet paper in North America, and one of the largest manufacturers of pulp in the world.
Our network of 11 pulp and paper mills and 9 manufacturing and converting facilities gives us approximately 2.7 million tons of papermaking capacity and 1.5 million air-dried metric tons (ADMT) of market pulp capacity annually to help us to serve our customers, support our employees and strengthen our communities.
Domtar Addison converting is conveniently located near I-355 between Army Trail Road and North Avenue (Route 64). We run a 24/7 schedule – 12-hr shifts, 3 days one week, 4 days the next. Employees on this schedule work 14 days a month with every other long weekend (Sat.-Mon) off, and 8 hours of OT pay on the 4-day week.
Candidates interested in this position:
Must be able to work in a self-directed work environment.
Must be able to lift 60 lbs, without assistance. Must be able to read, write, and understand English.
Must be able to work safely and constantly keep aware of surroundings.
Prepare rolls for the sheeter by stripping the outer wrap from the roll and inspect the roll for damage or defects.
Operate Powered Industrial Trucks (Fork Trucks and Clamp Trucks)
Remove the spent butt rolls from the machine and insert the full rolls into the roll stands.
Install the leading edge of the new rolls onto the vacuum splice bars.
Apply double-sided tape and trim off excess paper from the vacuum bar.
Stage the units into position for the next splice.
Bales all the roll wrap and defective paper from the rolls.
Stack the corrugated end flaps onto a pallet and place the core plugs into Gaylord box for recycling.
Assist with preventative maintenance on Sheeter.
Place the spent butt rolls onto the core-stripper machine.
Remove the empty cores and place in rack.
Strap the bundles of cores for recycling.
Sweep the immediate work area during the shift.
Other general labor task as defined by team leader.
Tools used and provided:
pneumatic roll mover, strapping tool, core-plug removal tool, broom and dust pan.
Non-prescription safety glasses, ear plugs, work gloves
Jeans and plain T-shirt (no graffiti or offensive writing)
Minimum Qualifications include:
- High School Graduate or G.E.D.
- Past Industrial Experience and a Mechanical Aptitude are Helpful
- 401(k) matching
- Dental insurance
- Employee assistance program
- Health insurance (BC/BS)
- Life insurance
- Paid holidays & vacation
- Tuition reimbursement
- Vision insurance
Domtar is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, color, sex (including gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, and pregnancy), marital status, religion, national origin, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.