Huhtamaki, a leading supplier of drinking cups, frozen dessert, and food packaging containers, has an immediate opening for a Machine Operator
in the Fulton, New York facility.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
To safely and efficiently set up, start up, adjust and shut down production cover forming machines. To continuously stand and walk at and
around production equipment; frequent bending, stooping, reaching, twisting, lifting cases of finished product up to 40 lbs frequently; have good eye/hand coordination; ability to recognize color's; able to work in ambient temperatures inside the building.
Have the ability to work in a fast paced environment. Requires ability to troubleshoot minor machine issues. Responsible for maintaining production and quality standards, following job standard operating procedures and all safety procedures; to work well with
other operators; follow daily clean-up procedures.
Requirements and Experience:
High school diploma/GED preferred; The following related education is preferred: National Work Readiness Certificate or BOCES or Vocational
Education Training Certificate in related Industrial/Manufacturing Skills, or community college - continuing Education Certificate in related Industrial/Manufacturing/Technical skills, or A.A.S. degree in Technical program field of study (electronics, manufacturing,
engineering, computer science. 1-3 years of machine operator experience preferred. Demonstrate proficient computer skills and experience working with automated/computerized machinery. Also preferred: Industrial experience with skilled trades - millwright,
carpenter, electrician, operating engineer, laborer, or Industrial experience includes work experience within manufacturing factories, power plants, recycling plants, and paper mills, or work experience in warehousing, distribution center, or high tech material
handling environment, or work experience in machining, fabrication and assembly, or metal work, or be active or have been discharged from the U.S. Military.