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Machine Slitter Operator

Cary, Illinois
Job Type
1 Aug 2022

Now hiring! Come work at a place to build your future and be an integral part of a fast-paced, safety-oriented, and growing industry! We are an ESSENTIAL employer that is ACTIVELY HIRING at our Cary, IL facility!

ProAmpac is a leading global flexible packaging company with comprehensive product offerings. Providing creative packaging solutions, industry-leading customer service and award-winning innovation to a diverse global marketplace. We are guided in our work by five core values that are the basis for our success: Integrity, Intensity, Innovation, Involvement and Impact. The safety and health of our team is our top priority. ProAmpac has taken great steps to provide all personal protective equipment and sanitizing supplies to create a safe and healthy work environment for you.

ProAmpac is looking for you to join our team!



  • Quarterly bonuses: perfect attendance bonus and gainshare program 
  • Premium pay built into your shift schedule 


What ProAmpac has to offer:
    Quarterly bonuses: perfect attendance bonus and gainshare program
    Premium pay built into your shift schedule
    11 paid company holidays
    401k with company match
    Medical, Dental, Vision, and other supplemental offerings
    Company-provided life insurance
    Disability insurance
    Wellness program - living a healthy lifestyle can get you a discount on your health insurance premiums AND other incentives


The 3rd shift Slitter Operator operates under the direct supervision of the Process or Shift Team Lead. This position operates slitter machines with the responsibility of meeting all safety, quality and productivity goals. The Slitter Operator must work closely with the Slitter Lead in following proper procedures for slitting in order to ensure that the final product conforms to quality standards.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job function satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made, upon request, to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Set up and operator the slitter machine in strict adherence to company safety standards.
  • Maintains an average efficiency of at least 90%
  • Operate the slitter machine in strict adherence to company safety standards.
  • Work as a team member by helping other operators to achieve production objectives.


  • Comply with all ProAmpac Safety, Quality, Operational and Employment policies and practices.
  • Remove from operation any machine deemed unsafe and immediately notify management.
  • Adhere to all Quality principles as outlined in our Quality System to ensure efficient production of a quality product on a day to day basis.
  • Operate in a manner that will reduce waste and optimize usable production.
  • Halt manufacturing processes and immediately notifying management of any safety, material, equipment or technical non-conformance.
  • Participate with co-workers and supervisors in addressing problem areas, planning methods and operating procedures.
  • Identify and record quality related problems, initiate action to prevent nonconformance, and recommend solutions.
  • Control the further processing of materials until any deficiency is corrected.
  • Other duties as assigned by ProAmpac management.
  • Daily cleanup of equipment.
  • Day-to-day compliance with quality, food safety and prerequisite programs.
  • Report food safety concerns.


Available to work 3rd shift 
  • High School Diploma, GED or equivalent work history.
  • Basic computer skills.
  • Must be able to read Standard/Metric measuring tape
  • Must be able to perform basic mathematic calculations of standard/metric measurements
The physical demands and work environment described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • Employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to talk or hear. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include the ability to identify and distinguish colors. Close vision, distance vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • Employee is occasionally exposed to non-toxic/nuisance smells from chemicals, airborne dust, moving mechanical parts, high noise levels and hot/humid environmental conditions in the manufacturing area during summer months.
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  • Job Reference: 674202720-2
  • Date Posted: 1 August 2022
  • Recruiter: Proampac
  • Location: Cary, Illinois
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent