Production Equipment Operator (Auto Insert) 1st Shift (3455)

Operations North Mankato, Minnesota


Position at Card Fulfillment Services

Card Fulfillment Services is seeking an Auto Inserter  to set up and operate machinery to fill, wrap, label, and pack containers with product.  This position is also responsible for filling out and maintaining all documentation, training other team members, observing operations, inspecting packaged items for conformance with specifications, and tallies and weighs products. Additionally, this position identifies equipment malfunctions and repair needs and makes minor adjustments.

Shift Available


  • 1st Shift


Responsibilities Include:

  • Clearly understand all inserter capabilities
  • Work with managers to ensure all required job information is accurate and documented
  • Coordinate job schedules within the department and provide production updates
  • Participate in meetings with production and other CFS employees
  • Assist in maintaining quality standards for each job they produce
  • Complete all production and quality reports when required
  • Work with the warehouse and inventory representatives on material movement
  • Must be able to organize area with product required to complete jobs
  • Ensure the sign off approvals meet production needs
  • Manage daily production to meet department schedules
  • Perform preventive maintenance on the inserters
  • Must be able to communicate with the assistants
  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned

Minimum Qualifications:


  • High School diploma


Preferred Qualifications:


  • Ability to lead change efforts
  • Ability to present facts and recommendations effectively in oral and written form
  • Ability and willingness to hold self and direct reports accountable for meeting performance expectations
  • Ability to communicate effectively to large groups of employees
  • Interact constructively and effectively with all plant employees
  • Ability to work in a team environment toward a common goal
  • Reacts to change productively and handles other tasks as assigned
  • Maintains a pattern of regular and predictable attendance
  • A service-oriented individual with a high energy, positive and friendly demeanor
  • Ability to respond to continually changing priorities and coordinate multiple projects
  • Computer skills (Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, internet research)
  • Strong customer service, interpersonal, communication and problem solving skills
  • Ability to read, write, speak and comprehend English





About Our Company


We offer an attractive compensation package, including a competitive base salary, and a competitive benefit package including health, dental & vision insurance, 401K plan, profit sharing, PTO (paid time off) and Holiday Pay.

Travel Tags was founded in 1973 as a manufacturer of luggage tags and travel accessories. We produced our first gift card in 1999, entering what is now a $100 billion growth industry. Today we’re known as the preeminent solutions provider in the ever-changing stored-value market, and we ship hundreds of millions of gift cards throughout the world each year.

Our turnkey solutions include design, e Commerce, card manufacturing, data management, secure packaging and a broad range of specialty print technologies that help create lasting impressions for some of the world’s most prominent brands. Our world-class solutions have earned us the most coveted industry accolades, including the International Card Manufacturer's Élan Award, People’s Choice Award, Judges Choice Award and Best Gift Card of the Year