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Avery Dennison Embossing Technician - 3rd Shift ($20.64/hr starting rate plus $2.00/hr shift differential) in Mount Prospect, Illinois

Company Description

Avery Dennison Corporation (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 and solutions, 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. The company employs approximately 36,000 employees in more than 50 countries. Reported sales in 2021 were $8.4 billion. Learn more at www.averydennison.com.

Job Description

Avery Dennison Reflective Solutions is looking for an embossing technician to join our manufacturing team at our Mt. Prospect, IL plant. 

*Please note: Positions are typically filled as Temp to Hire. The Temp period may last anywhere from several weeks up to 90 days. In some instances, a direct hire may be possible based on relevant work experience and skills.

Why Avery Dennison? 

  • Awarded a 100% score by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation for the 2022 Corporate Equality Index for best places to work for LGBTQ+ equality.

  • Reflective Solutions Chicago area sites awarded a 2020 Leadership Excellence Award  for Diversity.

  • A focus on sustainability including Reflective Solutions Chicago areas sites being 100% landfill free. 

In addition to our Values based culture with a focus on team, safety, respect and caring for one another, we offer:  

  • Starting Pay of $20.64/hr plus $2.00/hr shift differential for 2nd and 3rd shifts.

  • Health Insurance coverage begins on hire date

  • Vacation and personal holidays

  • 401k saving plan with company match

  • Bonus eligibility for all employees 

     

Job Description

The Embossing technician is responsible for setting up and operating the embosser, according to standard operating procedures. In this role, you will work 3rd Shift, Mon-Fri (11pm-7:30am).  *3rd shift Monday starts at 11pm Sunday night.  Overtime opportunities are regularly available, depending on the needs of the business.

Activities and duties may vary depending upon site-specific needs and daily work assignments. Essential functions may include, but are not limited to:

  • Perform the Six Sigma starting procedures.

  • Read photometric samples.

  • Wash and lubricate belts.

  • Create shop packets.

  • Maintain a safe, clean, efficient and productive workplace.

  • Maintain utilization and minimize downtime, within departmental guidelines.

  • Make decisions regarding quality issues.

  • Utilize continuous monitoring devices and other measuring equipment regularly.

  • Maintain accurate paperwork for production lot, including Q.C. data and inventory information.

  • Perform additional duties, as assigned.

Qualifications

Minimum Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent (GED) or 3+ years of relevant manufacturing work experience required.

  • Have general knowledge and ablility to work with computers and programs (Excel, Word, Email, MFGPRO).

  • Able to work with others in a team environment.

  • Basic reading, writing and mathematical skills are required.

  • Regard safety as a core value; must serve as role model for other employees and encourage adherence to safety practices, policies and procedures.

  • Be able to actively contribute in a team-based environment. Encourage open communication and positive interaction with peers and management to effectively reach a common goal.

  • Have a strong service and quality focus, be able to address issues effectively when problems arise and take initiative to understand root cause. Communicate / educate team in a timely manner.

  • Demonstrate proficiency in essential tasks of the job and a willingness to learn and share knowledge; must take initiative to cross-train and sustain acquired skills.

  • Have demonstrated a record of flexibility and dependability in order to support production and customer focus.

  • Have a strong detail orientation and be able to follow written and oral instruction.

  • Be able and willing to work overtime, including short-notice requests.

  • Able to lift 50 pounds.

Preferred:

  • Experience in the manufacturing environment.

  • Prior experience working off-shift hours

  • Desire to work overtime

  • Safety conscious

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

Reasonable Accommodations Notice

If you require accommodations to view or apply for a job, alternative methods are available to submit an application. Please email:na.ta.operations@averydennison.com to discuss reasonable accommodations.

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

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