Silgan Stacker Operator in SAVAGE, Minnesota

Position Summary:

Operates stacker. Monitors for proper stacking and adjusts stacker as needed. Inspects sheets and documents what is found during this inspection. Performs and documents all required quality checks.

Essential Job FunctionsInspect sheets for all defects continuously and records the results of this inspection on the required forms. Inform adjuster and supervisor if any defects are found. Inspect at least 5 sheets per bundle and inspect sheets at the beginning of each bundle.

Works under the direction of the coater adjuster.

Bands and wraps bundles of plate.

Monitors discharge of plate from oven into stacker box. Change bundles in stacker box quickly so as to maintain productivity. Record bundle counts/ productivity records as required.

Assist the adjusters in the maintenance of department equipment; inform of mechanical problems.

Stop and start department equipment as needed. Safely pull jams as needed using proper safety equipment

Maintain good housekeeping in the department and in the work area at all times.

Train stacker inspector/operator under the direction of the shift supervisor.

Clean equipment during downtime, changeovers, or during maintenance when equipment is not running. Assist on coater cleanup during changeovers.

Sweep and mop floor as required.

Observe all rules of safety. Adjust stacker and oven discharge for plate changes.

Accomplish and document all required quality checks.

Watches for bent wickets. Straightens and/or changes wickets as needed.

Removes wickets for over repairs.

Perform other duties as required by the shift supervisor.

Hazardous waste; Containers and tanks inspections, Labeling of waste tanks or drums, Storage of hazardous waste, Spill reporting and response, Response to fires, explosions, Respond to spills and ground waste contamination, Have knowledge of hazardous waste contingency plan.

Essential Job Requirements:

EDUCATION: High school diploma or GED


REQUIRED SKILLS: None PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Constant bending and reaching, occasional lifting up to 20 pounds.Non-Exempt / Full-Time / Permanent


The above job description is meant to describe the general nature and level of work being performed; it is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for the position.

All job requirements are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat or significant risk to the health and safety of themselves or other employees.

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform other job-related duties requested by their supervisor in compliance with Federal and State Laws.

Requirements are representative of minimum levels of knowledge, skills and/or abilities. To perform this job successfully, the employee must possess the abilities or aptitudes to perform each duty proficiently. Continued employment remains on an “at-will” basis.

Silgan Containers is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, or the presence of a disability, which would not prevent the performance of essential job duties with, or without reasonable accommodation of any other protective status.

Silgan Containers is a drug-free workplace.

Requisition ID: 9754