Kent Adhesive Products Company (KAPCO) is a growing company in Kent Ohio. 

KAPCO is a custom coater and converter of flexible pressure-sensitive materials. Founded in 1974 in Kent, Ohio, KAPCO is an innovative business that continues to define higher standards for adhesive applications. All of the company's operations are located in a modern 120,000-square-foot facility.

We are currently seeking Machine Operators to contribute to our growth. Potential candidates should have prior machine operation experience. These positions will be trained on 1st shift, will then transition to a 3rd shift (4-10hr days) later in the year.

Our ideal candidate is someone who will strive for excellence, will focus on the customer, and do the right thing. They will be flexible and want to be part of the solution.

The Machine Operator will perform a variety of routine work in operating and maintaining machines.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, follow standardized work, and adhere to safe work practices in a continuous improvement environment.
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment is a plus.
  • Perform necessary pre-operation activities to ensure proper equipment startup and operation on pieces of equipment.
  • Operate/monitor pieces of equipment during operation to ensure quality production and minimal unplanned stops.
  • Communicate with team members and support teams to ensure continuous production of the correct product at high quality levels with minimal wasted time and materials.
  • Housekeeping and sanitation.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • High school diploma or GED
  • A plus to have some coating experience
  • Machine operation experience preferred

We offer comprehensive compensation that includes health, life, long term disability, 401K and vacation.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Machine Operator | KAPCO

Kent Adhesive Products Company (KAPCO) is a growing company in Kent Ohio. 

KAPCO is a custom coater and converter of flexible pressure-sensitive materials. Founded in 1974 in Kent, Ohio, KAPCO is an innovative business that continues to define higher standards for adhesive applications. All of the company's operations are located in a modern 120,000-square-foot facility.

We are currently seeking Machine Operators to contribute to our growth. Potential candidates should have prior machine operation experience. These positions will be trained on 1st shift, will then transition to a 3rd shift (4-10hr days) later in the year.

Our ideal candidate is someone who will strive for excellence, will focus on the customer, and do the right thing. They will be flexible and want to be part of the solution.

The Machine Operator will perform a variety of routine work in operating and maintaining machines.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, follow standardized work, and adhere to safe work practices in a continuous improvement environment.
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment is a plus.
  • Perform necessary pre-operation activities to ensure proper equipment startup and operation on pieces of equipment.
  • Operate/monitor pieces of equipment during operation to ensure quality production and minimal unplanned stops.
  • Communicate with team members and support teams to ensure continuous production of the correct product at high quality levels with minimal wasted time and materials.
  • Housekeeping and sanitation.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • High school diploma or GED
  • A plus to have some coating experience
  • Machine operation experience preferred

We offer comprehensive compensation that includes health, life, long term disability, 401K and vacation.

Equal Opportunity Employer