Machine Operator - PBM Graphics (Folder / Gluer)

  • Company: R R Donnelley
  • Location: Durham, North Carolina
  • Posted: November 16, 2016
  • Reference ID: 203250

PBM Graphics, Inc., an RR Donnelley Company is a leading commercial printing and packaging company in North America, producing educational products, publications, and sales materials for the healthcare industry and general commercial print for many other industries, as well as collectible trading cards associated with the entertainment and sports industries. 


*** This position is a 12 hour shift with a work schedule of a 3 night or day & 4 night or day in the week period. We're looking for (1) employee to work a day shift and (1) employee to work night shift, both shifts are going to be set to be steady for each. ***


Major duties:

  • Make ready, operate and maintain folder-gluer
  • Identify, troubleshoot and correct product defects caused by gluers
  • Identify job ticket specifications and set and operate machine to published specifications
  • Identify and make basic repairs to Finishing Department equipment
  • Perform preventive and corrective maintenance on folder gluers
  • Enter production data electronically
  • Be able to fold and glue both SBS and plastic cartons
  • Run a folder gluer at high speeds
  • Be able to use hot melt, extrusion and pot adhesive application systems
  • Be able to use label application equipment for security tags, labels and coupons
  • Make ready, operate and maintain a tape application machine
  • Make ready and run both in-line and auto-bottom folding cartons

Other duties:

  • Maintain housekeeping standards
  • Achieve targeted performance standards on make-ready, run, non –chargeable times and scrap
  • Provide daily feedback to supervision regarding all aspects of shift activities
  • Complete forms, logs and records as required
  • Adhere to safety rules
  • Follow direction of Shift Team Leader

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