O-I Carton Assembler/Line Observer - Winston-Salem, NC in Salem, North Carolina

Carton Assembler/Line Observer - Winston-Salem, NC

  • Job ID #:5945

  • Functional Area:Manufacturing

  • Position Type:Full-Time Regular

  • Relocation Provided:No

  • Location:Winston-Salem, NC

  • Department:Operations/Manufacturing

  • Education Required:GED

  • Experience Required:1 - 3 Years

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Position Description:

Who we are:

Remember the last time you opened a bottle of champagne? A cold beer after a hard day’s work or a bottle of sparkling mineral water to quench your thirst? Well, it was probably made by us. We are O-I and we love that we make more glass containers than anyone in the world.

O-I has more than a century of experience crafting pure, sustainable, brand-building glass packaging for many of the world’s best-known food and beverage brands. We are proud to provide high quality glass packaging for beer, wine, spirits, food, non-alcoholic beverages, cosmetics and pharmaceuticals.

With nearly 27,000 employees and an unparalleled footprint spanning almost 80 plants in 23 countries, O-I is a truly global maker of glass packaging.

From engineering and manufacturing to brand development, design and innovation, we are dedicated to providing unique solutions to exceed our customers’ expectations and fuel consumers’ desire for glass.

Your Role:

You will be responsible for the oversight of the conveyor line, casepackers, automatic inspection machines and removing obstructions (bottles and cartons) to maintain continuous processing of ware. You will also have to monitor bottle and carton coders, CMI's, carton printing, gluing bottle detectors, and discarding defective ware to cullet conveyor.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Observes conveyors, automatic inspection equipment, casepackers, for obstructions and make sure they are operating properly, and lines are continuously supplied with cartons.

  • Unjams lines, removes obstructions from conveyor, automatic inspection equipment, casepacker to maintain continuous processing of ware.

  • Stand up down ware and check for chipped and bruised finishes. Report findings to Crew Leader or Mechanics.

  • Perform frequency checks on CMI's for check base, check bottle coding, carton coding, mispack detector, and carton gluing.

  • Empty and discard down ware and cullet in roll out pans.

  • Turns off equipment in case of malfunction and notifies supervisor or maintenance.

  • Hand pack as necessary or when casepacker is malfunctioning. Off-load filled cartons when full carton line is down.

  • Clean work area by sweeping floors using broom or air hose.

Position Requirements:

About You:

  • Previous experience working in manufacturing or production preferred.

  • At least 18 years of age.

  • High School Graduate or GED.

  • Must be able to read, write, and communicate using English language

  • Must be able to lift 25 lbs. on a regular basis.

  • Must be able to work a rotating schedule, with weekend and holiday requirements.

What We Offer:

  • Opportunity for future growth and advancement

  • Generous, Award-winning 401(k) plan w/ employer contribution & match

  • Comprehensive benefits package

  • Relaxed and contemporary dress code

  • Education Assistance program

  • Adoption Assistance program

  • and much more…

If you are smart, passionate, innovative, culturally open, curious and collaborative, we’d like to hear from you.

O-I is committed to fostering an inclusive environment that attracts and embraces the brightest minds and creates a culture that welcomes a diversity of ideas and perspectives while encouraging growth and rewarding performance.

Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodations.

Must be authorized to work in the U.S. on a full-time basis.

O-I is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please contact O-I at hr.recruiters@o-i.com and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.