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Job Title:

Robotic Palletizer Operator    


Position Summary:

Daily set-up, operations and cleaning, of the finished goods robotic palletizer system and automated case taping machine. Input new pallet configurations into the system, and select the current configurations to match the forming department production during the shift. Maintain proper levels of supplies within the system, including pallets, slip sheets and stretch wrap; with a forklift and by hand. Enter the finished goods cases into SAP, printing out inventory tags and applying them to the proper pallets after stretch wrapping. Maintain tape levels in case sealer. Safely, clear out any jams that may occur during the shift in the case sealer and palletizing system.


Essential Functions & Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintain proper levels of tape in the case sealing machine.
  • Make minor adjustments to case sealing equipment, as required for proper taping of cases.
  • Safely remove any jam ups of case sealing equipment, and the robotic palletizer.
  • Using the system’s human interface controls and panels, be able to program and input new stacking profiles and case sizes into the palletizing system.
  • Match the products being produced to the palletizing system for pallet building of finished goods.
  • Maintain proper levels of supplies, as in pallets, slip sheets, stretch wrap and tape for the system to function throughout the shift. Some of which, requires use of a forklift, and some by manual handling.
  • Verify quality of case taping and pallet build, for proper storage and stacking of finished goods in the warehouse.
  • Maintain housekeeping of area from case sealer through the palletizing system and area surrounding machinery.
  • Using a forklift, assist with removal of pallets from finished pallet line, to keep system from shutting down.


Candidate Requirements:

  • Must have a High School Diploma or GED.
  • Minimum three (3) years experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Must have basic knowledge of computer and math skills
  • Must be able to understand metric and standard units of measure
  • Capable of communicating with all levels of internal and external customers.
  • Must be able to think on your feet, work with limited supervision and make proactive decisions.
  • Experience with robots and or automated equipment, is a plus.
  • Must have a forklift license, to perform the required tasks.
  • Must be able to read basic English.


Following GMP in compliance with all food safety requirements.

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Novolex™ is committed to providing equal employment opportunity in all employment practices, including but not limited to, selection, hiring, promotion, transfer, and compensation to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to age, race, color, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, handicap or disability, genetics, citizenship status, service member or veteran status, or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law. Any individual, who because of his or her disability, needs an accommodation in connection with an aspect of the Company’s application process should contact Jamie Wells at  800-845-6051.

Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati

Job Segment: Warehouse, Equipment Operator, Machinist, Forklift, Manufacturing

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