Production Cell Operators

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere
  • $16.12/hour-$17.12/hour USD / Year

Cell Operators are responsible for cutting and/or trimming printed stock/raw materials to customer specifications on a powered guillotine cutting machine. This will include the setup, operation, and adjustment of the machine to make precise cuts of product within specified tolerance ranges to provide a steady supply of materials for packaging.

All positions in the Production Department require the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with production team, co-workers, supervisors, and management. The employee is expected to maintain regular consistent and professional attendance, punctuality and personal appearance. Adherence to all stated company policies and procedures is required.


Essential Job Functions:

Prior to start of production order, checks raw materials against documentation to ensure that correct components are used.

Verifies lamination requirements of job and works with cell members to perform lamination if necessary.

Builds and cuts product accurately by referring to product specifications and diagrams and understanding capabilities of cutting machine.

Assists cell members with other cell tasks including but not limited to packaging by hand and operating packaging machines while following Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP).

Proper paper handling to prevent damage to product.

Identifies/detects quality and specification deviations and corrects/reports immediately.

Accurately measures and records cutting and lamination waste and follows waste disposal procedures.

Performs preventative maintenance and minor repairs on equipment. Performs blade changes with assistance.

Follows good safety practices especially around machinery and sharp blades/cutting instruments. Wears PPE when required.

Maintains cleanliness of work area and equipment. (“dust-free”, etc.)

Logs in and out of ERP System (user interface/gui) in a timely and accurate manner.

Fully and accurately completes all necessary documentation.


1st shift: 6a – 2:30p Mon – Fri $16.12

2nd shift: 3p – 11:30p Mon- Fri $17.12