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Pactiv Evergreen Operator A in St Charles, Illinois

Machine Operator - HIRING IMMEDIATELY - St. Charles, IL

$3,500 Sign-on Bonus

Machine Operator available shifts: 11PM to 7AM


  • Starting rate up to $19 per hour

  • Sign-on Bonus of $3,500

  • Eligible for annual & skill-based wage increases

  • Add EXTRA money to your paycheck by referring friends and family

  • Eligible for monthly bonus based upon plant productivity*


  • 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 Text to apply PTVE @ 97211

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Duties performed by employees in this position will include, but not be limited to the following:

  • Consistently operates zone of forming machines at or above standard levels considering waste, efficiency and utilization.

  • Troubleshoot more complex causes of machine malfunctions. Assist B Operators in trouble shooting complex problems on their machines.

  • Make appropriate adjustments or repairs to ensure that the quality of the cartons meets specifications and that the machines operate properly.

  • Provide training for new operators.

  • Assists in developing innovative solutions to match machine tooling and other mechanisms to product design.

  • Conducts quality checks at regular intervals.

  • Takes corrective action to fix defects identified.

  • Performs minor repairs during production.

  • Performs complex make readies and changeovers.

  • Performs daily and weekly machine maintenance.

  • Communicates with the operator from the previous and following shifts to review any problems experienced on the machines throughout the department.

  • Communicates with supervisor to determine priorities for the day and identify any change overs or other special directions related to the department.

  • Communicates production information to crew members.

  • Performs purge procedures when changing to a new product and completes the required checklists.

  • Covers breaks for feeders and catcher/packers in zone.

  • Covers for Carton Lead person in his absence.

  • Insures that corrugated, bags and other supplies are available for catcher/packer.

  • Completes appropriate end of shift paperwork, accounting for crewing time, machine time, and production quantities.

  • Reads and understands job jackets. Uses information to ensure machine is set up and production is run according to specification.

  • Completes quality paperwork and hour by hour leader standard work.

  • Follows LOTO and alternative LOTO procedures.

  • May be required to change and label waste drums.

  • Maintains a clean and orderly work area.

  • Performs other related duties to contribute to the success of the operation as assigned by supervision.

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

St. Charles is a city in DuPage and Kane counties in the state of Illinois. It lies roughly 40 miles west of Chicago on Illinois Route 64. As of the 2010 census the population was 32,974, and as of 2019 the population had decreased to an estimated 32,887.

The plant was built in 1969, manufactures Paper Cartons and Cups, and has approximately 200 employees. It is proud to have received the Environmental Excellence Award for 6 years in a row.

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

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