Material Handler (Night Shift)

Date: Oct 19, 2021

Location: Mukwonago, WI, US, 53149

Company: Aptar Group

Job Elements

  • Responsible for maintaining the flow of plastic to all molding machines in the department.  Assemble and monitor the operation of auxiliary equipment per prescribed procedure.
  • Disassemble and clean hoppers, blenders and maintain their operations, as production requires.  Analyze and resolve minor problems in the central loading system.
  • Move raw materials from pick-up station to molding room by using hand or lift truck and supply department with materials, skids, boxes, and bags.  Remove skids from the molding room along with refuse and return to the staging area.
  • Maintain accurate paperwork flow from materials to quality control.  Prepare maintenance work orders for service to equipment as required.
  • Calibrate the on-press blender and ensure ratios are correct done via a control box with a touch pad.
  • Responsible for housekeeping at color change, shift changeover, and overall room housekeeping.
  • Preventive Maintenance on grinders and resetting of blades.  Ensure personal safety along with the safety of others around them.
  • Pull full skids of finished goods to final audit.
  • Move staged bodies and actuators to machines per supervisor’s instructions.
  • Move empty boxes to the molding rooms.
  • Move scrap skids to the warehouse.
  • Take out the garbage.
  • Print out all shop orders and labels as needed.
  • Order parts and lining materials for color changes and liner changes.
  • Work directly with the operators on what parts need to be ordered throughout the shift.
  • Help operators with color changes when time permits.
  • Return any unused components to the warehouse after orders are complete when time permits.
  • Help out operators and technicians with any free time.
  • Communicate all aspects of job activity to the next shifts material handler/lead operator, and/or supervisor/lead person


Required Qualifications

  • Ability to read, count and write
  • Physical ability to perform activity list
  • Forklift truck training preferred


Marginal Job Functions (Not fundamental job duties)

  • Prepare Maintenance Work orders for service to equipment as required.
  • Responsible for housekeeping at color change, shift changeover, and overall room housekeeping.

Nearest Major Market: Waukesha
Nearest Secondary Market: Milwaukee