Production Worker in Elk Grove Village, IL at Mauser Packaging Solutions

Date Posted: 10/6/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description


Immediate openings available now.

Ownership is the new leadership. Here at Mauser Packaging Solutionsour leaders bring passion and clarity to change. We see the opportunity to improve and grow from the feedback and criticism of our employees. We believe growth happens when we listen and seek to understand our employees. And that is why we model our behavior and do not break our commitments. We think about the future and know we need to evolve with current times to stay competitive with the workforce.

 Why you should work here:

  • Flexible Work Schedules: Our different shifts allow you more days off so you can enjoy what really matters to you.
  • Vacation: Vacation days are accrued on the first day of each month if actively employed.
  • Floating Holiday: Receive two additional holidays each calendar year. Hired after July 1st, receive one additional holiday each year.
  • Wellness Program: This voluntary, confidential program is available to employees who enroll in the Mauser Packaging Solutions Medical Plan.
  • Career development: Many of our entry-level employees become leaders by transitioning from process technicians’ roles to supervisor roles and many other leading roles!
  • Benefits: Our range of benefits include tuition reimbursement, health care, dental care, 401(k) savings plans, paid time off, and more!
  • Stay active: You’ll be on the move for your whole shift in our fast-paced environments.


Who is Mauser:

Mauser Packaging Solutions is a global leader in solutions and services across the packaging lifecycle, providing large and small metal, plastic, fiber, and hybrid packaging worldwide to companies in industries from food, beverage, personal care, and pharmaceuticals to chemicals, petrochemicals, agrochemicals, and paints. Bringing together the very best of its four legacy companies— BWAY, MAUSER Group, NCG, and ICS—Mauser Packaging Solutions offers its customers true sustainability at scale.  


Position Summary:

As a Production Operator at Mauser, you support plant production needs for daily operation and changeover. You will assist in the packaging of products for internal and external use, and assist in changeovers with your teammates. You will handle the initial processing of newly-molded plastic parts which may include installing plastic or metal handles in pails and gaskets, caps, vents, and plugs in covers according to customer requirements. In addition, you will need to complete needed paperwork and perform a visual inspection of molded plastic prior to storage in the warehouse.

Job Requirements

  • Performs all assignments in accordance with safety specifications, instructions, and requirements
  • Demonstrates ability to meet production standards on specific assignments within the required time
  • Maintains good housekeeping and clean work areas in assigned space
  • Reports all production waste to Production Lead or Supervisor
  • Responsible for safety and quality throughout the production
  • Responsible for notifying a Production Lead or Supervisor when they step off the line to ensure safety and quality standards are maintained
  • Performs other duties as required by Supervisor or Manager
  • Follows all company policies and procedures


  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Experience working in a Manufacturing Environment (is a plus but not necessary)
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Understand plant safety guidelines and pass all required safety training
  • Must be able to understand verbal and written instructions
  • Troubleshoot problems and report issues
  • Must work well in a team environment


Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to be on feet for 12 hours per shift
  • Use of hands and fingers to perform job function
  • Ability to stoop, kneel, bend and climb
  • Ability to lift up to 35 lbs



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