Plastic Thermoforming Manufacturing Careers – Allied Plastics

Thermoforming Manufacturing Careers at Allied Plastics

Innovative Thermoform Manufacturing and Innovative Careers

One of the things we hear most often from customers and colleagues who visit our plant is that the positive energy and caring from the plant floor through to the lunch room is obvious. If you want to be a part of a company moving into the future through teamwork, world-class innovation and a customer-oriented spirit, Allied Plastics wants to hear from you.

Current Allied Plastics Career Openings

There are currently no open positions, but we are always willing to hear from dynamic individuals who want to start a Career at a successful company and be part of an outstanding team.
Administrative Assistant

(Hours: 7:30 am to 4 pm, Mon-Fri)

We currently are looking for a dynamic candidate for our Administrative Assistant role. The outgoing, positive spirited candidate will have at least 1 year of administrative assistant experience.  Along with earning a certification from college or technical school is preferred.

SUMMARY

Primary functions of this position will include a answering a multi-line telephone system and directing incoming calls to proper extensions/voicemails.  Provide administrative assistant to all departments, including ownership and managers.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (other duties may be assigned)

  • Answer telephone and greet visitors.
  • Pick up, sort and distribute mail.
  • Meeting preparation and planning.
  • Perform administrative support work specific to each department
  • Use computer applications for word processing, spreadsheets, databases and scheduling.
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Work/Excel to create documents and spreadsheets.
  • The ability to efficiently multi-task and must be detail orientated.
  • Other various office duties.

Download our application and send your completed application and resume to hr@alliedplastics.com.

Order analyst

Order Analyst

Administrative Department

Work Hours:  7 am to 3:30 pm (Mon-Fri)

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Enter customer purchase order in ERP system.
  • Acknowledge & verify customer requested delivery date.
  • Investigate & resolve any invoicing payment issues.
  • Develop & maintain customer relationships.
  • Report for accuracy of on time delivery.
  • Reconcile discrepancies between quotes & customers’ purchase order.
  • Follow through on customer generated action items such as Proof of Delivery, Tracking Info, Etc.
  • Monitor scheduled shipment report.
  • Experience with EPICOR ERP system a plus.
  • Experience with EDI a plus.
  • This position starts as an Order Analyst and will be trained to grow into an Inside Sales/Customer Service position.

 

Qualifications

  • Must have attention to detail, good organization skills
  • Must be self-motivated, take initiative and work with minimal supervision
  • Communicates clearly both verbally and in writing
  • Comfortable in a Manufacturing Environment
  • Good computer skills

Education and Experience

  • High School Diploma or equivalent with two years of related experience and/or training or equivalent.
  • Experience with Epicor ERP system is a plus

Download our application and send your completed application and resume to hr@alliedplastics.com.

Material Handler

2nd Shift Position

3:00PM to 1:30AM

SUMMARY

Receives, stores, and distributes material, tools, equipment, and products.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Reads production schedule, customer order, work order, shipping order, or requisition to determine items to be moved, gathered, or distributed.
  • Conveys materials and items from receiving or production areas to storage or to other designated areas.
  • Sorts and places materials or items on racks, shelves or in bins according to predetermined sequence such as size, type, style, color, or product code.
  • Assembles customer orders from stock and places orders on pallets or shelves or conveys orders to packing station or shipping department.
  • Ensures materials are marked with proper identifying information prior to moving.
  • Opens bales, crates and other containers.
  • Records amounts of materials or items received or distributed.
  • Weighs or counts items for distribution within plant to ensure conformance to company standards.
  • Arranges stock parts in specified sequence for assembly by other workers.
  • Compiles worksheets or tickets from customer specifications.
  • Operates forklift to transport stored items from warehouse to plant or to pick up items from several locations for shipment.
  • Be willing to perform other duties that maybe outside your normal work functions as directed by management

Download our application and send your completed application and resume to hr@alliedplastics.com.

Maintenance Technician

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • To follow all plant safety rules and NFPA 70E Standard.
  • Understand 480V 3 Phase Operation and able to run diagnostic testing.
  • Clean, lubricate, inspect and test machinery & equipment.
  • Diagnose and repair machines by listening for unusual sounds from machines or equipment to detect malfunction. Discuss machine operation variations with supervisor when necessary.
  • Check vacuum pumps & air compressors that are running.
  • Check ventilation system in plant for negative air flow.
  • Install new parts into defective machines.
  • Check machines for electrical connection repairs as needed.
  • Perform preventative maintenance work orders that come up on a day-to-day basis.
  • Performing inspections on band saws, fire extinguishers, fire pump, roof top exhaust units, and bench grinders for guard tolerance & perform test on wheels.
  • Able to work overtime and be on-call (rotating schedule)
  • Basic tool set ( i.e., screwdriver set, combination wrench set, hammers, pliers, digital multi meter, hex key wrenches, ½ drive and 3/8 drive socket and ratchet sets, punch and chisel set).

Qualifications

  • Must have attention to detail, good organization skills
  • Must be self-motivated, take initiative and work with minimal supervision
  • Communicates clearly both verbally and in writing
  • Comfortable in a Manufacturing Environment

Education and Experience

  • Associates Degree or equivalent, or two years’ similar experience.
  • Six months to one year related experience and/or training

Download our application and send your completed application and resume to hr@alliedplastics.com.

Production Finisher Positions

Several Open Position

1st Shift

5:00AM to 3:30PM

2nd Shift

3:00PM to 1:30AM

SUMMARY

Employee will perform duties with the assistance of an experienced operator or technician. If so driven, a Production Finisher will train to become a Machine Operator in CNC, Robot, Thermoforming or Secondary.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Load/unload CNC, Robot and/or Forming Machines during production cycle.
  • Knowledge regarding basic hand tools and ability to use them.
  • Keep work area clean and organized.
  • Properly operate band saw to cut up plastic scrap.
  • Understand all safety devices on machinery.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED).
  • Ability to perform basic math functions.
  • Must be able to read and understand work instructions in English.

Download our application and send your completed application and resume to hr@alliedplastics.com.

CNC Operator

SUMMARY

Operates CNC machine in order to trim plastic parts within specifications. Hand work, assemble and package parts. MUST comply with all safety rules and understand routes of exit.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Operates CNC machine.
    • Performs all necessary quality checks to insure parts are to specifications.
    • Performs Secondary operation set up according to Work Instructions.
    • Assemble products to quality standards.
    • Maintain a clean and organized work center per 5S standards; (Straighten Up, Sort, Sweep, Standardize, and Sustain).
    • Inspect part to Quality criteria and pre-approve first part approval.
    • Able to identify defective product in the forming process and follow QC procedure for Non-Conforming parts.
    • Communicate clearly with co-workers and supervisor.
    • Able to direct temporary workers in their job functions.
    • Obtain a toolbox and basic hand tools.
    • Able to read basic measuring devices and prints.
    • Able to successfully navigate Allied ERP and Web time programs.
    • Able to manually move X, Y, Z, B, C and A axis while in Jog Mode.
    • Correctly fills out counts on back of traveler and correctly enter counts into Epicor.
    • Correctly fills out Finished Goods, Work in Progress and Inventory tags.
    • Maintains information on vision boards.

QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Download our application and send your completed application and resume to hr@alliedplastics.com.

Material Handler- Tooling Department

1st Shift Material Handler

Tooling Department

SUMMARY

Receives, stores, and distributes material, tools, equipment, and products. Must have strong organizational skills, mechanically inclined as well as self-motivated.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Reads production schedule, customer order, work order, shipping order, or requisition to determine items to be moved, gathered, or distributed
  • Conveys materials and items from receiving or production areas to storage or to other designated areas
  • Sorts and places materials or items on racks, shelves or in bins according to predetermined sequence such as size, type, style, color, or product code
  • Be able to interpret Tooling/Part Drawings.
  • Ensures tools are marked with proper identifying information prior to moving
  • Opens bales, crates and other containers
  • Operates Forklift to transport stored items from warehouse to plant or to pick up items from several locations for shipment
  • Complete tooling duties as assigned (50% of the job responsibility)

Be willing to perform other duties that maybe outside your normal work functions as directed by management

Download our application and send your completed application and resume to hr@alliedplastics.com.

Robot Helper

SUMMARY

Employee will perform duties of Robot Helper on production floor.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Take instruction from Robot Operator.
  • Performs all necessary quality checks to insure parts are to specifications.
  • Able to read and understand work instructions.
  • Maintain a clean and organized work center.
  • Properly operate band saw to cut up plastic scrap.
  • Understand all safety devices on machinery.
  • Move Product from one area to another safely and in a timely manner.
  • Attention to detail a must!
  • Be willing to perform other duties outside your normal work functions as directed by management.

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED).
  • Ability to perform basic math functions.
  • Able to lift 20 lbs.
  • Must be able to read and understand work instructions in English.

Download our application and send your completed application and resume to hr@alliedplastics.com.

Order Analyst

Work Hours:  7 am to 3:30 pm (Mon-Fri)

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Enter customer purchase order in ERP system.
  • Acknowledge & verify customer requested delivery date.
  • Investigate & resolve any invoicing payment issues.
  • Develop & maintain customer relationships.
  • Report for accuracy of on time delivery.
  • Reconcile discrepancies between quotes & customers’ purchase order.
  • Follow through on customer generated action items such as Proof of Delivery, Tracking Info, Etc.
  • Monitor scheduled shipment report.
  • Experience with EPICOR ERP system a plus.
  • Experience with EDI a plus.
  • This position starts as an Order Analyst and will be trained to grow into an Inside Sales/Customer Service position.

 

Qualifications

  • Must have attention to detail, good organization skills
  • Must be self-motivated, take initiative and work with minimal supervision
  • Communicates clearly both verbally and in writing
  • Comfortable in a Manufacturing Environment
  • Good computer skills

Education and Experience

  • High School Diploma or equivalent with two years of related experience and/or training or equivalent.
  • Experience with Epicor ERP system is a plus

Download our application and send your completed application and resume to hr@alliedplastics.com.

Quality Assurance Inspector

SUMMARY

Tests, inspects and measures product at various stages of production and complies data to evaluate the level of quality and reliability to ensure product integrity. Using Engineering Drawings, Work Instructions, Process Control sheets and related Quality tools. (5-Why, DMAIC, Root-Cause Corrective Action and 8D process)

 

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (Other duties may be assigned)

  • Ability to interpret work instructions, process control sheets and engineering drawings for part qualification, including first piece approvals performed at machine and to
  • Perform random quality control inspection audits on work in progress and finished goods
  • Support production by performing sort / containment actions when quality related issues are detected
  • Use of various measurement equipment including: Standard and Metric tape measure, calipers, micrometers, ultra-sonic gauge, color spectrophotometer,
  • Able to interact well with Management, Supervisors, and all other employees
  • Keep legible and organized records/documentation and inspection records
  • Ability to create basic reports using Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Strong quality focus with great attention to detail
  • Maintain a clean work area and follow plant safety rules and regulations
  • Perform other duties outside normal work functions as directed by Management
  • Internal Auditing Experience

 

 

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

1 Year Quality Experience or 5 Years Related Quality/Manufacturing Experience.

Download our application and send your completed application and resume to hr@alliedplastics.com.

Download our application and send your completed application and resume to hr@alliedplastics.com.

Allied Plastics Statement of Commitment to Employees

Allied Plastics recognizes that its staff is its most important strength and therefore is committed to providing an excellent work environment, opportunities for self-development and growth, and monetary and non-monetary rewards for hard work and commitment. Our employee benefits have been designed to promote loyalty and longevity and the company’s philosophy is to “promote from within” whenever possible.

As an Allied Plastics employee, you will look forward to the following valuable and competitive benefits:

  • Comprehensive Medical Insurance
  • Prescription Drug Coverage
  • Delta Dental Insurance
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Paid Holidays
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Company-Sponsored Life Insurance
  • Short-term and Long Term Disability
  • Voluntary Vision Insurance
  • Blood Pressure Screenings
  • Seasonal Flu Shots
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Flex Time
  • Shift Premiums
  • Perfect Attendance Bonuses
  • Profit Sharing
  • Bonuses

Start your Career at a successful company and be part of the outstanding Allied Plastics team today.