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Avery Dennison Finishing Packer Operator - Nights in Peachtree City, Georgia

Company Description

About Avery Dennison

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, 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.

Job Description

-12 hour shifts. You will need to be flexible as to the shift on which you train as well as the start date of your shift.

Job Description

As a Finishing Packer Operator, you will be responsible for functions occurring within the Finishing operations that include packing, core cutting, and material handling. 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. This position may be required to rotate. This position requires that you learn the supporting functions of material handling and core cutting.

When Packing you will be responsible for:

  • Sorting, labeling and packaging finished goods for shipment, per customer specifications, quality requirements and standard practices.

  • Inspecting general appearance of finished product.

  • Keeping area supplied with necessary packaging materials.

  • Preparing cores for machine operators.

  • Communicating and coordinating necessary information to appropriate shift/department personnel to ensure effective operations.

  • Tracking multiple orders being packed at one time.

  • Support inventory accuracy: Complete departmental packing cycle counts and correct discrepancies.

  • Assisting in equipment maintenance activities, as directed.

When Material Handling , you will be response to:

  • Move material to/from Finishing, Shipping, Receiving and manufacturing areas.

  • Complete appropriate transactions to document the movement of material within the Inventory Management System.

  • Help manage winding drum and rack inventories.

  • Pick up and transfer material racks, pallets and other consumable supplies to/from production areas, as required.

  • Condense areas where finishing supplies are stored and maintain good housekeeping.

  • Maintain a safe, clean work area.

  • Communicate and coordinate necessary information to appropriate department/shift employees to ensure effective operations.

  • Lead in the recycling of pallets, cardboard and scrap materials.

Core Cutter:

  • Print slitting diagrams

  • Cut 3" and 6" Cores for all Slitters

  • Retrieve, Replenish & Deliver Cores

  • Check Cores for Accuracy, Quality of Cuts & Adequate Quantity for Production

  • Dump blue bins at the end of the shift and when necessary

  • Dump recyclables daily

  • Operate trim compactor controls & follow operational procedures




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

  • Strong service and quality focus; address issues effectively when problems arise and take initiative to understand root cause, then communicate / educate the 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 common goals.

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

  • Be required to show proficiency with computer applications.

  • Be able to obtain a Lift Truck Operator’s license and be able to lift up to 50 pounds.

  • Perform all assignments, duties and tasks in a safe manner following standard procedures and practices. Encourage others to do so. Correct and/or report all unsafe conditions immediately.

  • Perform duties to continuously improve quality and productivity.

  • Participating in group problem-solving teams and continuous improvement activities.

  • Performing all other duties assigned by the supervisor.

  • Maintaining a clean, safe work area.

  • Performing 5S duties and audits.

  • Perform Forklift Inspection


  • High school diploma or equivalent required.


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/DisabledAll your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Reasonable Accommodation Notice

If you require accommodations to view or apply for a job, alternative methods are available to submit an application. Please contact 440-534-6080 or Jacqueline.williams@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