Folder Gluer Backup Operator

Job Location

Neenah, WI US


2255 Brooks Ave Neenah, WI 54956

Job Category

Manufacturing & Production


Menasha Corporation is all about possibilities. Our two businesses, Menasha Packaging and ORBIS Corporation, are leaders in their industries, providing corrugated and plastic packaging products and related services to major global companies.

Our employees make the difference, proving that great ideas, collaboration and quality turn possibilities into success. Working at Menasha Corporation means that your insights provide cutting-edge solutions for our customers. If you like to make things happen and are passionate about what you do, you’re going to want to be here.

Join us and become part of the power behind possible.

Shift Requirements

About The Opportunity
Position Summary
This position acts as a backup to the folder gluer department in maintaining an efficient and accurate production of materials by operating various folder gluer and finishing equipment.
Key Duties And Responsibilities
  • Demonstrates commitment to safety and performs job duties in accordance with company safety policies and procedures
  • Understands job ticket information to determine quantity, special work instructions, and any other special customer requirements
  • Distinguishes between different carton stock types and their specific performance characteristics
  • Able to differentiate different carton styles and functionality
  • Determines the best manufacturing method to produce product efficiently and effectively
  • Maintains high efficiency according to established rates during operation of the assigned equipment
  • Troubleshoots and makes decisions regarding the quality of finished product
  • Completes required quality inspections and paperwork
  • Works with peers and other departments to improve quality and performance
  • Programs and monitors our Leary adhesive detection system(s)
  • Flexibility to be able to move between all folder gluer and finishing equipment and shifts to fill for vacation and absences as needed
  • Assists the CAD department in development of new designs by explaining equipment specifications
  • Ability to perform all the Folder Gluer Helper tasks effectively, for the purpose of rotating during the shift
  • Provides guidance and direction to assigned machine crew
  • Works as a team to run the folder gluers through breaks and shift changes
  • Plays an active role in the maintenance and cleanliness of the assigned press and surrounding area
  • Understands department communication systems, schedules, time/attendance system and job reporting requirements
  • Actively participates in Lean manufacturing initiatives
  • Performs other duties as assigned by management


Essential to this Position

Rotating 10 hour shift schedule, some weekends included 

Education / Certifications
Education Required
Education Desired
High School Diploma or Equivalent
Skills & Experience
Knowledge, Skills, Or Abilities Desired
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Must have good color perception
  • Knowledge of inks and solvent characteristics and effects in different uses
  • Flexibility to work various shifts dependent on manning needs as schedules and/or workload changes
Additional Requirements
Physical Requirements
  • Ability to stand 6-8 hours
  • Must be able to use hands for grasping product, pushing & pulling skids of product using manual pallet jack, reaching above shoulder height at times to remove items from shelving units
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs. maximum
  • Frequent lifting and/or carrying objects weighing up to 25 lbs.
  • Constant bending and lifting
About Menasha Packaging Join Menasha Packaging ( where we are all about the power behind possible! Menasha is the industry’s largest independent, retail-focused corrugated packaging, display, and merchandising solutions provider. We design, print, and produce customized packaging, high-end graphic displays, merchandising material, and e-commerce packaging, and we provide pack-out, fulfillment and supply chain services to retailers and leading global consumer packaged goods companies.  

Menasha Packaging, along with ORBIS Corporation (, a reusable plastic packaging and supply chain services provider, are companies of Menasha Corporation (, one of America’s oldest private, family-owned manufacturing companies. With a history of innovation spanning more than 170 years, Menasha Corporation is headquartered in Neenah, Wis., and has 100 locations in North America and Europe.

You can check out Menasha Corporation’s culture of focusing on employees, operating responsibly, and serving customers in our online Corporate Social Responsibility Report at

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