Machine Operators & Assistants

Santa Fe Springs, CA
Posted 2 years ago

Machine Operators & Assistants

McKinley Packaging – Santa Fe Springs, CA


McKinley Packaging, a Corrugated Container manufacturer is currently seeking Converting Machine Assistants and Helpers for our fast-paced facility in Santa Fe Springs, CA for ALL SHIFTS! Prior experience is NOT required! We are willing to train candidates who are willing to learn and grow with the company!


The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Responsible for all duties associated with assisting in running the Flexo machines including setup, operation, and cleanup
  • Minimize waste of sheet stock and glue
  • Properly assist Machine Operator to run efficiently and produce quality products
  • Ensure diagonal and Corrugator scores are broken when necessary
  • Run each order according to Production Master and follow any special instructions at all times
  • Maximize the utilization of equipment by operating the machinery at available capacity and speed
  • Check quality of boxes during the run, including ,miss-slotted boxes, loose liner, misprints, and any other defects
  • Assist in the completion of necessary reports in an accurate and timely manner including Production Data, Machine Operational Status, and Quality Data
  • Submit any maintenance work orders to supervision for needed repairs & be proactive in the maintenance of equipment
  • Comply with all company policies and procedures, including safety and maintaining good housekeeping


  • Must be available to work occasional Saturdays as needed
  • Must be available to work overtime (before or after shift) as needed
  • Prior experience working for a Corrugated Manufacturer is preferred but not required
  • Experience working in Converting/Finishing machinery is preferred but not required
  • Must be able to read order information and a tape measure to 1/16ths
  • Ability to read and follow instructions on factory masters required

Physical Requirements:

  • Frequent standing, walking, bending, kneeling, crawling, climbing, pushing, pulling, grasping, fine manipulation and visual acuity for color perception. Ability to communicate with machine operators, supervisors, and managers, verbally and in writing. The incumbent must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds.


Job Type: Full-time


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance


  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime

Experience: Corrugated MFG: 1 year (Preferred)

Shift Availability:

  • Night Shift (Preferred)
  • Overnight Shift (Preferred)

Work Location: One location

Work Remotely: No


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