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Finishing Operator - 2nd Shift



Mentor, OH, USA
Posted on Thursday, May 2, 2024

Company Description

Avery Dennison Corporation (NYSE: AVY) is a global materials science and digital identification solutions company that provides a wide range of branding and information solutions that optimize labor and supply chain efficiency, reduce waste, advance sustainability, circularity and transparency, and better connect brands and consumers. Our products and solutions include labeling and functional materials, radio frequency identification (RFID) inlays and tags, software applications that connect the physical and digital, and a variety of products and solutions that enhance branded packaging and carry or display information that improves the customer experience. Serving an array of industries worldwide — including home and personal care, apparel, general retail, e-commerce, logistics, food and grocery, pharmaceuticals and automotive — we employ approximately 34,000 employees in more than 50 countries. Our reported sales in 2023 were $8.4 billion. Learn more at www.averydennison.com.

At Avery Dennison, some of the great benefits we provide are:

  • Health & Wellness benefits starting on day 1 of employment
  • Paid parental leave
  • 401K eligibility
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Employee Assistance Program eligibility / Health Advocate
  • Paid vacation and Paid holidays

Job Description

This role will be on 2nd shift, 2:45pm - 10:45pm, M-F.

∙ Ensure compliance with all environmental, health, and safety procedures, policies, and practices. ∙ Maintain a safe working environment for all employees. Identify and escalate safety issues immediately. ∙ Manufacture products to required product specifications for the assets in the Finishing Department. Be

able to run the machines as well as pack the product to the required customer specifications. ∙ Demonstrate compliance with current ISO 13485, FDA 21 CFR Part 820, and GMP standards. Follow and understand batch records, standard operating conditions, job specifications, and other related instructions.

∙ Complete all necessary documentation for production according to GDP requirements. ∙ Generate and maintain accurate inventory transactions by using MFG-Pro transactional skills. ∙ Participate in group problem-solving teams and other continuous improvement activities. Support ELS

initiatives to improve manufacturing performance (throughput, scrap reduction, safety, ISO work instructions, ELS).

∙ Operate a lift-truck to move or package product/finishing supplies. Be capable of material handling for all asset equipment, loading and unloading trucks, and inventory transactions.

∙ Assist in delivering employee training as needed.

∙ Maintain compliance with personal training record.

∙ Accountable for daily production maintenance, preventative maintenance and housekeeping tasks according to established standards.

∙ Work effectively with team and management to create a professional and positive work environment. Effectively communicate to team and management.

∙ Perform other tasks as assigned


∙ High School diploma or equivalent (GED) or 3+ years of relevant manufacturing work experience. ∙ Regard safety as a core value; serve as role model for other employees, and encourage adherence to safety practices, policies and procedures.

∙ Demonstrate a strong quality and service focus; address issues effectively when problems arise and take initiative to understand root cause, then communicate / educate the team in a timely manner. ∙ Good written and oral communication skills required.

∙ Ability to read and comprehend documents related to product manufacturing.

∙ Actively contribute in a team-based environment; encourage open communication and positive interaction with peers and management to effectively reach common goals.

∙ Be willing and able to work during the designated hours and accept a reasonable amount of overtime (including weekends).

∙ Be willing to work a variety of work assignments to achieve production goals. Must be able to multi task and respond to assignments quickly and readily. Meet/exceed facility standard for attendance and punctuality.

∙ Be proficient with computer applications, especially email and strong ERP system transactional skills. ∙ Ability to lift up to 50 pounds without assistance periodically through the shift.


∙ Minimum of 2 years of experience in skilled labor position with demonstrated mechanical aptitude

∙ Experience in medical device or pharmaceutical manufacturing environment or other regulated industry.

Additional Information

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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