Rewinder Operator

Manufacturing Elk Grove Village, Illinois


Description

Build your Career with an Industry Leader

Fort Dearborn Company is a leader in printed labels for the consumer products industry. Join Fort Dearborn and you will have the opportunity to become part of an organization that is committed to excellence and industry leadership for almost 100 years. 

We are is currently looking for a Rewinder Operator to join our team, experience is not required but always a bonus.

Responsibilities:

  • Operates a machine called a Rewinder. A Rewinder machine runs rolls of material and puts them in the desired unwind position as dictated per the specification.
  • Continuously checks for print and seam quality.
  • Removes defective material and splices the roll web back together per the specification.
  • Utilizes a ruler, safety knife, and hole punch during splicing procedure (tools are used at other times as necessary).
  • Handles rolls and palletizes them accordingly as to not cause damage to them.
  • Must understand basic printing and seam related defects.
  • Recording and entering data on designated paperwork as well as in the company operation system (Globetek).
  • Participates in special projects and performs other duties as assigned.
  • Fort Dearborn has been around for almost 100 years, and we pride ourselves on our high level of excellence. Every team member of Fort Dearborn is expected to treat all associates respectfully and professionally.

Qualifications:

  • Ability to add and subtract, multiply and divide to figure label counts and conversions. Ability to perform these operations using units of American money and weight measurement, volume, and distance.
  • Ability to use simple windows based applications.
  • Must be able regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus.

Other considerations:

  • Fort Dearborn offers a competitive wage and generous benefits package including medical, dental, vision, disability, life insurance and 401(k).

Fort Dearborn welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. Fort Dearborn Company is an equal opportunity employer.

 

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