Recycle Operator in Manteno, IL at ITW Specialty Products

Date Posted: 10/2/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Manteno, IL
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

Zip-Pak, Manteno is seeking a Recycle Operator.  This is an entry level position that is responsible for scrap collection and maintaining a clean work environment throughout the warehouse and outside grounds. They must work safely.  Recycle Operators are scheduled 3-4 12-hour shifts per week.  Hours are 6:45 p.m. to 7:00 a.m.  Excellent benefits and work environment.
Responsibilities include:
  • Maintain safe work practices throughout the plant.
  • Optimize the baling efforts by continuing to segregate the clear and color bale materials.
  • Collect the corrugated material and bale.
  • Collect paper in gaylords, cans/bottles from breakroom.
  • Keep collected materials in the supplied trailer whenever possible.
  • Keep a Bill of Lading of all material going onto the trailer with copies to appropriate parties
  • Notify team leader or shipping supervisor if a trailer or compactor needs to be removed.
  • Responsible for cleaning the areas that are used in the plant including the scale area, compactor area, outside dock grounds, storage area and equipment used.
  • Clean plastics baler between bales so that no cross contamination occurs. Each time the LOTO (Lock-out/Tag-out) procedure should be followed anytime you enter the open side of the balers.
  • Support the Manteno culture.
  • Be a part of the team. Talk with Team Leader daily for any tasks/information that may need.
  • Go on the production floor and remove any plastic/garbage several times a day.
  • Sweep the area at least once a day and clean all equipment once a week.   Keep desk clean and neat.
  • Employee shall adhere to all responsibilities outlined in the Food Safety Management System which is in accordance to the SQF Food Safety Code for Manufacturing of Food Packaging (code 8.0).

 Additional Responsibilities:

  • Sort Pallets
  • Clean outside grounds
  • Weekly / Monthly warehouse cleaning
  • Wrap finished pallets
  • Remove dead pallets
  • Production floor weekly / monthly cleaning
  • Remove ZT film from cores
  • Stock and organize vinyl supplies
  • Daily resin traceability sheets

Qualifications:  HS diploma or GED, ability to lift up to 50 lbs.

Zip-Pak 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.