Tesa Tape

Machine Operator (Water Based Coater)

1 month ago(12/19/2017 12:01 PM)
# of Openings
2nd (3pm-11PM) or 3rd (11pm-7am)


Summary: Tends and operates coating machine and does related tasks to produce jumbo rolls meeting company quality and performance standards.


Responsibilities include but are not limited to:


  • Uphold company safety, environmental and quality standards.                                 
  • Setup, start up, operate, monitor and adjust coating machine for quality output.
  • Setup and monitor the mixing system to allow for uninterrupted machine production
  • Perform routine maintenance, including but not limited to, cleaning the machine, particularly the coating stations, slot die, rollers, dryers and lubrication of the machine.
  • Change/replace tooling and replace normal wear parts.
  • Responsible for production output.                                                                                                                
  • Load/unload all required materials on machine with hoist.                        
  • Skid and band jumbos.                                                                                                                                       
  • Responsible to complete production paperwork correctly.                       
  • Follow and give written and oral instructions/communication, and work without close supervision.
  • Perform quality assurance testing as required.                                                            
  • Enter production and testing data into the computer.                                                
  • Work in a group concept; self-motivated; able and willing to be cross-functional
  • Work with other coating operators to keep the coating/mixing department areas neat and clean.
  • Change out totes and monitor raw ingredient levels in mixing
  • Train new employees as instructed.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.





  • High school graduate or equivalent work experience with basic math, written and oral communication skills as well as mechanical skills.
  • Requires good hearing and correctable vision.
  • Lift up to 40 lbs. occasionally; climb stairs/ walk/stand a significant part of the shift; work in high temperatures.
  • Must be able to use computers for machine monitoring and basic data entry.
  • Previous machine related and/or coating experience preferred.
  • Must be able to pay attention to details and have knowledge of the metric system.
  • Ability to use measuring tools including weigh scales, thickness gauges, and other measuring tools.
  • Must have ability to start-up and shutdown related equipment: compressor, cooling system, adhesive pumps, and mixers.
  • Hours: any as required, including overtime.
  • Must be able to work within the framework of 5S, ISO and TS requirements.


tesa tape Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer,  EEO/AA/m/f/vets/disabled


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