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Pactiv Evergreen Team Leader in Conyers, Georgia

Pactiv Evergreen is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are subject to a drug test (excluding THC*/marijuana/cannabis) and background check at the time of offer.

*THC testing ONLY when such testing is required by law.

Natural Team Lead - Set Up - Hiring Immediately! Conyers, GA


  • Medical (Comprehensive PPO, two HRA Plans and an HSA plan)

  • Dental (basic and comprehensive coverage)

  • Vision (basic and premier coverage)

  • Prescription drug coverage

  • 401K with a 6% company match (Eligible to participate from day one (1) with 100 % vesting in all company provided funds immediately)

  • New Hire Wellness Bonus (see plan details)

  • Healthcare and Dependent day care flexible spending accounts

  • Livongo diabetes program

  • Corporate discounts

Hiring Immediately!

Job Summary:

Conduct all mechanical changeovers including line set-ups, mold and trim tool changes, guide bar replacement, pick adjustments and control system adjustments. Also troubleshoot all machine malfunctions and makes appropriate adjustments to related equipment to ensure quality product is produced at published throughput's rates. Assist weekly, monthly, and quarterly PM’s. (PM’s consist of rebuilds of components on trim press, former's, printers, grinders, tooling and automation equipment, etc). This position requires flexibility to work overtime, be on call, and to adjust hours / shifts / teams as necessary.

Job Requirements:

  • Lead Changeovers Team

  • Responsible for make effective changeovers ( major and minor)

  • Assembles, cleans, repairs as needed, and re-assembles tooling in accordance with prescribed tooling maintenance requirements as well as when needed due to component failure

  • Perform all mold changes, including the disconnection, removal and relocation of mold and the installation, re connection and set up of molds through to production function

  • Manages storage and organization of tooling to ensure readiness

  • Support changeover time reduction efforts

  • Maintains tool cleaning systems to include cleaning tank (changing filters, changing solution and cleaning tank itself)

  • Support and perform mold PM schedules, as assigned

  • Periodically clean and inspect molds

  • Assist in documentation and record history of the specific molds

  • Skilled in using precision measurement and set-up devices

  • Identify modifications or upgrades to address downtime issues

  • Assists in some daily routine such as mold cleaning and set-up in shop

  • Assists or perform mold changes when needed.

  • Trains and oversees associates to ensure changeover and machine set-up integrity is maintained

  • Self-directed with ability to work with minimal supervision

  • Results focused with strong desire to identify and implement continuous improvement opportunities

  • Ensures work areas are clean and organized in line with safety and work efficiency objectives

  • Specification and procurement of spare parts

  • Assist in process technician responsibilities as assigned

  • Perform all other duties as assigned.


  • Skilled Machinist experience in high precision machine shop/manufacturing environment preferred

  • Computer literacy in Desktop Applications to include data collection and manipulation

  • Ability to execute close tolerance fabrication, component assembly and machine set-up

  • Skilled in using precision measurement and set-up devices

  • Competent in working with computerized machine controls and interfaces.

  • Highly organized, problem solver, able to handle multiple tasks, self-motivated with strong sense of accountability.

  • Must have good written and verbal communication skills and be able to effectively communicate with people at all levels within the organization.

  • Able to act and show best work practice, understand work design and respond to issues without specific instructions

  • Self-directed with ability to work with minimal supervision

  • Results focused with strong desire to identify and implement continuous improvement opportunities

  • Assist in process technician responsibilities as assigned

  • Must be a Team player

  • Hydraulic, electrical, mechanical and/or general maintenance knowledge preferred

  • Injection molding and/or plastics industry experience preferred

  • Experience operating cranes, forklifts and handling heavy molds preferred

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent required

Pactiv Evergreen Inc.(NASDAQ: PTVE) is a leading manufacturer and distributor of fresh foodservice and food merchandising products and fresh beverage cartons in North America and certain international markets. It supplies its products to a broad and diversified mix of companies, including full service restaurants and quick service restaurants, foodservice distributors, supermarkets, grocery and healthy eating retailers, other food stores, food and beverage producers, food packers and food processors. To learn more about the company, please go to the company website at

Conyers is an Atlanta suburb and the only city in Rockdale County, Georgia. The city is 24 miles east of downtown Atlanta and is a part of the Atlanta Metropolitan Area. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 15,195. The city is the county seat of Rockdale County.

The plant was acquired by Pactiv in 2003, manufactures PET and Polypropylene Lids & ESL Trays, and has approximately 180 employees. The Conyers plant was awarded Pactiv safety plant of the year 2018, Foodservice BU Environmental plant of the year 2019.

Pactiv Evergreen is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Pactiv Evergreen is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, religion, creed, age national origin, physical or mental disability, genetic information, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, veteran status or other characteristics or statuses protected by law. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please call (847) 482-4320 or email

Pactiv Evergreen employees are subject to post-hire drug and alcohol testing in accordance with company policies

All information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines and applicable laws.