Operator Assistant – Union, MO $1,000.00 Sign On Bonus

Silgan Plastic Food Containers is the world’s leading supplier of high-barrier plastic packaging for long shelf-life, ambient, microwaveable, convenience foods.  We have a majority market share in the U.S. market and export to over 18 countries around the globe.

The Operator Assistant is responsible for packing product on production lines according to instructions and/or customer specifications. The successful candidate should be detail-oriented, willing to learn and work in a clean, fast paced production environment

Job Requirements

  • Quality Inspection
  • Package work in process and finished product from Rotary Thermal Forming and/or Printing lines
  • Run the scoring machine
  • Report any non-conformances noted during packing to the Machine Operator
  • Rework non-conforming product in accordance with documented work instructions
  • Follow safety guidelines and procedures
  • Minimum of high school diploma or equivalent

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to work in various weather conditions including the heat
  • Repetitive bending from the upright position to approximately a 35 degree angle
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds on a regular basis, which requires bending and stooping

Additional Information

  • 3 day weekend every other week
  • 5 paid breaks during 12 hour shift
  • Voluntary overtime
  • Comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision and life insurance, 401(k) plan with employer match, paid time off, wellness program, tuition reimbursement and more
  • ***Starting pay is contingent upon attendance incentive