Celebrating 50 years of Quality Food Packaging

Machine (Thermoformer and Extrusion) Operator at Genpak Montgomery

Genpak Montgomery, Montgomery, AL


Role and Responsibilities

Job Description:
Genpak Machine Operators ensure that quality product is made while keeping machines running at Budget SPM and limiting the amount of product scrapped.

Physical Skills and Responsibilities:
• Operate multi-thermoforms within required safety guidelines.
• Record and monitor all rolls assigned to each machine and rolls that are scrapped
• Performs a Quality Control check, including heat readings, every hour for every machine and records in logs.
• Keep all machines running at Budget SPM.
• Make sure product being produced meets the quality standard.
• Make necessary adjustments to machines to ensure a quality product is being made.
• Correctly move product rolls to the storage, stack, and record rolls, load, and deliver rolls to specified machines.
• Ensure “staging areas” are organized, set up, and cleaned properly.
• Ensure staging decks meet correct specifications: check for quality vs damaged and ensure proper action for damaged product roll.
• Operate grinder and make sure all scrap material is properly processed and emptied correctly.

Qualifications and Education Requirements

• Be able to work 12 hour rotating shifts- First or Second shift.
• Be able to pass a physical, drug test and background.
• High school diploma or GED.
• Excellent math skills- reading tape measure, operating calculators, percentages, ratios and proportions fractions and addition.
• 1-3 months related experience.


Additional Notes

Genpak offers a extensive benefits package that is second to none in the food packaging industry:

  • FREE Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Cancer Idemnity Insurance
  • Life Insurance 
  • Auto Insurance
  • Long and Short-Term Disability
  • Matching 401K
  • Paid Vacation after 60 Days of Employment
  • Paid Holidays
  • Tutition Reimbursement
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Advancement Opportunities 


We are an equal opportunity employer.
Pre-employment drug screen, physical & background check required.