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At Novolex, we take pride in supporting our families across the globe. Our team is rich in diversity and our entrepreneurial culture encourages continuous personal growth and teamwork. Our careers include manufacturing, engineering, procurement, supply chain, finance, HR, product development, sales, marketing and an ever-expanding array of others to support our continuing rapid growth.

Job Title:

Machine Operator


Position Summary:                                 

  The Machine Operator reponsibilities will include the operation of metalizing and auxiliary equipment. The qualified candidates are expected to be experienced in the manufacturing trade and possess basic mechanical skills.


Essential Functions & Key Responsibilities:

  • To watch for issues like pileups or jams that can cause the machine to malfunction.
  • Perform quality control tasks, making sure that every product passing by is in the proper condition before packing.
  • Assure correct counts in bags and boxes according to job specifications.


Candidate Requirements:

  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds and work on their feet, while using both hands to perform repetitive actions for an 8 hour shift.
  • Be familiar with computerized programmed machines and able to work in a fast pace environment.
  • Flexible worker who is willing to help out in a variety of areas doing a number of different tasks, have a good attitude and a great work ethic.
  • The ideal candidate would have previously worked second and third shifts.
  • This is a bi- lingual work environment, but you must speak and read some English.

Safety Expectations:

  • Safety is always the number one priority.  All actions taken will be conducted in the safest manner possible and without risking injury to yourself or others. 
  • Follow all Safe Practices and safety policies and procedures.
  • Report all accident, incidents, safety violations, near misses or unsafe conditions to your Supervisory IMMEDIATELY.  If any bodily fluid (bloodborne pathogens) are present, it must be properly cleaned by a trained employee.

Quality Expectations:

  • Our product is our livelihood.  We must ensure that our product is of the highest quality.  Every employee plays a part in quality
  • Follow all Good Manufacturing Practices while in production areas
  • Adhere to all GFSI standards policies and procedures in regards to product Safety, Quality and Legality
  • Adhere to and enforce procedures in regards to Food Defense and HACCP

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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 human.resources@novolex.com.


City:  Chelmsford
State:  MA

Nearest Major Market: Boston

Job Segment: Equipment Operator, Industrial, Machinist, Manufacturing