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Avery Dennison US Automation Team Lead, Developer in Greensboro, North Carolina

Company Description

Avery Dennison is Everywhere You Look. Avery Dennison (NYSE: AVY) is a global materials science company specializing in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of labeling and functional materials. The company’s products, which are used in nearly every major industry, include pressure-sensitive materials for labels and graphic applications; tapes and other bonding solutions for industrial, medical, and retail applications; tags, labels and embellishments for apparel; and radio frequency identification (RFID) solutions serving retail apparel and other markets. Headquartered in Glendale, California, the company employs more than 30,000 employees in more than 50 countries. Reported sales in 2019 were $7.1 billion. Learn more at www.averydennison.com.

About RBIS

Avery Dennison Retail Branding and Information Solutions (RBIS) is a global leader in providing physical and digital labeling solutions that enable brands and retailers to address challenges and opportunities from source through to store, and in consumer engagement. RBIS provides end-to-end solutions in predominantly the apparel and footwear industry and is a $1.7 billion division of Avery Dennison Corporation (NYSE: AVY). Its products include tickets, tags, woven and fabric labels, heat transfers, software, printers and consumables. The Intelligent Labels division that sits within RBIS is the world’s largest UHF RFID partner, with over 1750 patents and applications worldwide serving multiple industries across retail and industrial segments. RBIS serves the global marketplace with operations in 50 countries, across six continents. For more information, visit www.averydennison.com/RBIS.

Avery Dennison are leaders within the connected products age focused on transforming the industries that we serve and enabling a better future for all. Avery Dennison’s intelligent labels bridge the material and the digital to help companies across a diverse range of industries bring any item to digital life. They infuse otherwise non-digital items with a unique digital identity so that companies can connect them to the internet and capture a huge range of benefits. For more information, visit www.rfid.averydennison.com.

Job Description

The US Automation Team Lead, Developer leads and develops a team of up to 10 Automation Formatters and/or Developers to assure timely and accurate item setups for ordering and production. Main responsibilities are to provide production support for automated solutions, clerical support during Product Development and to assure quality.

  • Coordinate and supervise the daily activities of the team and own tasks such as: attendance/vacation schedule, claims, training, coaching, development and performance reviews

  • Manage team schedule and escalations, report performance and communicate/collaborate with other functions/departments

  • Make recommendations on how to improve current procedures and processes

  • Provide guidance and support to new customer programs and initiatives, ensuring automation solutions are available in time

  • Provide support to any reported issues relating to either setup of new products and/or amended products or errors with existing routines

  • Ensure adherence of existing standards such as coding conventions, procedures, operational manuals and consistency of formatting, etc.

  • Ensure accuracy and consistency of setups on a global basis for all automation maintained programs.

  • Maintain the Font and Logo library and ensure proper filing and documentation of format specifications and created formats

  • Purchase materials and supplies

  • Manage Equipment contracts / Service calls


  • Ability to work independently

  • Ability to handle department activities

  • Good communication skills and team player spirit

  • Experience in people management is an advantage

  • 1-4 years of graphic design experience using graphics software (Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, etc.)

  • Experience with thermal printers and configurations a plus

  • Basic programming knowledge is an advantage

  • System integration and production workflow understanding is an advantage

  • Detail and problem solving oriented

  • Troubleshooting skills

  • Good command of English (written and spoken)

  • Strong written and oral communications skills

  • Strong proofreading skills and attention to detail

  • Strong documentation skills

Additional Information

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled