Share this Job
Create Alert

Finishing Machine Assistant Operator

Date: Jun 10, 2021

Location: Sealy, TX, US, 77474

Company: International Paper

What if you were given the opportunity and responsibility to make a difference? It is time to embrace your Infinite Possibilities. This is your opportunity to be part of International Paper, a Fortune 500 company and global leader in paper and packaging products. IP is known for our commitment to the environment and to cutting-edge technology. We have spent more than 100 years creating new ideas, and we are looking for people who can collaborate to help us build on our history, while creating future success. We are committed to attracting, preparing, promoting and supporting our teams. At International Paper, you control your destiny. We offer benefits, challenges, global opportunities and total rewards. When we say Infinite Possibilities, we mean it.

               Primary Finishing Assistant Operator duties / responsibilities include:


              following all safety rules and practices;

              learning customers requirements and specifications by reading factory work orders, print cards,

              and design specifications;

              coordinating activities with other machine crew members to efficiently set up and run orders;

              maintaining quality and production standards as required by the company;

              performing set up functions as directed by the operator; such as removing and attaching cutting  

              dies, zeroing and opening / closing the machine, raising, auto-setting, and lowering the pre-

              feeder, setting the stacker and counter-ejector portions of the machine, recovering ink and

              washing ink filters, installing inks, cleaning, setting, and adjusting the glue application system,

                 and completing paperwork, while continuously balancing work with the operator;

              Continually monitoring the quality and quantity of production;

              using available time to prepare for set ups and runs by obtaining protection sheets, obtaining

              and asiding tooling, ink, and other supplies, and tearing apart pallet cards;

              performing assigned clean up functions, such as blowing down the machine, wiping off shafts,

              cleaning ink systems, vacuuming and sweeping the machine area, and picking up and asiding

              miscellaneous scrap;

              performing minor cutting die repairs;

              performing quality inspections and tests, and recording findings;

              learning Finishing Assistant Operator duties and responsibilities;

              following prescribed practices in all circumstances; and

              performing other duties as assigned by supervision.



International Paper is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

Nearest Major Market: Houston