Production Setup Personnel



General Purpose:

Setup personnel is responsible for setting up the production of poly film. Personnel must reflect the company’s core values of ethics and dependability, work effectively in a team environment, do what it takes to get the job done and strive for personal improvement.

General Responsibilities and tasks include but are not limited to:

  • Set up orders appropriately to Versa-Pak’s standards and/or customer specifications.
  • Assure quality of the film being produced meets Versa-Pak’s standards and/or customer specifications.
  • Keep the line running with minimal downtime and generated scrap.
  • Respond quickly and appropriately when the line is down.
  • Be able to safely power up and down all machines and equipment.
  • Motivate and direct the team to superior job performance.
  • Adhere to the company’s food safety policies and procedures.

Job Tasks:

  • Startup – Be able to start up all elements of the line from the extruder to the winder.
  • Setup – Ability to set up jobs and perform change-overs.
  • Shut down – Ability to stop machinery safely.
  • Perform inspections of equipment and housekeeping.
  • Perform physical testing of film properties and make sure they are within Versa-Pak’s standards and/or customer specifications.
  • Fill out all paperwork, logs, and data entry properly, in a timely and orderly way.
  • Keep all working areas clean before, during and after each shift.
  • Assure that all policies, procedures and directives are consistently followed.

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Must have some mechanical aptitude.
  • Must have some mechanical training.
  • Must be trainable and willing to learn.
  • Must be motivated and detail-focused with good organizational and cleaning skills.

Physical Demands:

  • Must be able to lift up to 50lbs.
  • Must be able to work on feet.
  • Must be able to climb stairs