Avery Dennison Production Operator (Flexible Shift) in Kent, Washington
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 32,000 employees in more than 50 countries. Reported sales in 2020 were $7.0 billion. Learn more at www.averydennison.com.
As a Finishing Operator, you will be responsible for functions occurring within the finishing center operations. You may be assigned to duties that include packaging slit rolls to customer specifications, operating the manual packaging line, cutting cores, banding, etc . This requires the understanding of Avery Dennison standard packaging practices, and the Exact program packing requirements. Higher level roles in the finishing operations include the operation of slitting, rewinding, and/or automated packaging equipment.
You will work Flexible Shift at our Kent location. Base pay is $20.13/hour plus a shift differential of $2.00/hour.
Activities and duties may vary dependent upon site specific needs. Essential functions may include, but are not limited to:
Sort, label, and package finished goods for shipment per customer specifications, quality requirements, and standard practices
Inspect general appearance of finished product
Keep area supplied with necessary packaging materials
Prepare cores for machine operators
Communicate and coordinate necessary information to appropriate shift/department personnel to ensure effective operations
Track multiple orders being packed at one time
Perform duties to continuously improve quality and productivity
Maintain a clean, safe work area
Perform 5S duties and audits
Assist in equipment maintenance activities as directed
Participate in group problem-solving teams and continuous improvement activities
Perform all other duties assigned by Supervisor
You regard safety as a core value; serve as role model for other employees and encourage adherence to safety practices, policies and procedures.
You have strong service and quality focus; address issues effectively when problems arise and take initiative to understand root cause, then communicate / education team in a timely manner.
Actively contribute in a team based environment; encourage open communication and positive interaction with peers and management to effectively reach a common goal.
You will need to be able and willing to work overtime, including short-notice requests.
You will be required show proficiency with computer applications
Be able to obtain Lift Truck Operator’s license and be able to lift up to 50 pounds
- High School Diploma or equivalent (GED) or 3+ years of relevant manufacturing work experience
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.
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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