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First Mate Sheeter Assistant

Job Details

First Mate - GARDNER, MA
Full Time
Not Specified
$16.00 Hourly

Role & Responsibilities

Perform manual and mechanical duties varying from operating one of three guillotines to packing of finished materials and box line help.


  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment for all employees and customers complying with organizational and OSHA safety standards, procedures, and regulations. Adhere to all company safety guidelines including wearing appropriate personal protective equipment.
  • Communicate with previous shift supervisor or [Position name] for any outstanding manufacturing, packing or shipping issues.
  • Operator assigned guillotine to achieve proper cut sizes as specified, read job sheets and understand them. Maintian the flow of product from uncut product to finished product. Package finished product at any of several workstations as assigned, possibily changing throughout the shift. Complete specific packing procedures per spaching station as required. Provid support for packing personnel on any sheeter as assigned, including maintaining sufficient amounts of material to continuously pack finished goods and properly mark boxex as required.
  • Creat or alter label formats, shpplying job sheets or copying form for machines as requested, signing off on pallents or CQC sheets.
  • Move finished product to appropriate area.
  • Return all equipment to the designated area.
  • Maintain work areas in clean and orderly condition.
  • Other tasks as assigned.
  • Follow all safety rules and regulations, maintain current licenses for motorized equipment.
  • Safely operate all productions equipment as assigned
  • Good verbal communication skills
  • Ability to interact with co-workers, supervisors, and company personnel in a professional and courteous manner.
  • Capable of reading and understanding written materials and manuals
  • Ability to follow direction, SOPs, and safety procedures.
  • Must be able to focus with attention to detail
  • Clear peripheral vision and depth perceptions and the ability to distinguish color and visual acuity (clarity of vision)
  • Perform basic math skills.
  • Maneuverer in small, sometimes awkward spaces.
  • Ability to utilize a computer or tablet.
  • Ability to operate equipment safely.


1-2 years experience preferred, in a manufacturing environment safely operating motorize equipment such as hand trucks, etc.

1-2 years experience with data entry.


  • Walking and/or standing on concrete floors for approx. 8 12 hours daily
  • Ability to physically move and lift various weights and to work around fast-moving machinery with quick response and/or reflexes
  • Lifting up to 50 pounds, periodic lifting up to 75 pounds
  • Walking, squatting, crouching, turning, twisting, stretching, climbing steps, grabbing, pulling, pushing or bending
  • Hearing acuity
  • Vision Ishiahara machine eye exam for perfect color