O-I Carton Assembler II - Waco, TX in Waco, Texas

Carton Assembler II - Waco, TX

  • Job ID #:5978

  • Functional Area:Manufacturing

  • Position Type:Full-Time Regular

  • Relocation Provided:No

  • Location:Waco, TX

  • 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 to load cartons, carriers, partitions onto magazines of carton assembler, carrier erector, partition inserter and sees that these machines and line conveyors continue to operate and function as designed to do. The tools and equipment you will be using are carton assembler, carrier erector, partition inserter, sealer units, glue pots, putty knife, broom conveyors, chutes.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Manually load cartons, partitions, carriers on to magazines of carton assembler, carrier erector, partition inserter and sees that these machines continue to operate and function as designed to do. Involves some button pushing.

  • Turns off equipment in case of malfunction and notifies supervisor or repairman. Checks for tab locks.

  • Unjams machines and conveyors by stopping it and removing materials.

  • Observes cartons for obvious defects, checks fiber tears; notifies foreman of any defects found.

  • Removes wrap and straps from pallet load. Unloads cartons and carriers from pallets.

  • Loads cartons, trays, carriers, partitions into automatic machines involving bending and lifting 30 to 40lbs. packages.

  • May manually fold and assemble cartons and insert interior packing (pads, liner, partitions) into assembled outer carton when equipment malfunctions.

  • Keeps automatic glue machines filled with glue.

  • Performs carton salvaging.

  • Keeps work area clean and orderly by sweeping the floors and picking up materials and waste.

Position Requirements:

About You:

  • Education: High school Diploma

  • Experience: Previous experience in the industrial environment.

  • Ability to make simple operating adjustments

  • Preferred Background: Mechanical aptitude

  • Must be willing to work a rotating shift including weekend and holiday work.

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.