Assistant Machine Operator

Job Location

Hartford, WI US


621 Wacker Dr (Hartford), WI 53027

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

6pm-6am 3-4 days/week
About The Opportunity
Position Summary
This position will assist the operators at various machine centers throughout the plant during the shift to fill in for people when they are out ill, on a leave of absence or on vacation.
Key Duties And Responsibilities
  • Working in die cutting as the assistant operator
  • Working in the Automatan Room as an assistant operator
  • Working in Shipping as the Unitizer Operator
  • Working in Joining as the Asst B Operator on the Specialty Folder Gluers
  • Working on miscellaneous projects
  • Checking finished product for quality per customer specifications


Essential to this Position

This position will start as an entry-level General Labor position, learning the basics and department opportunities. Following the initial onboarding (~1 month), you will be able to sign for a Department Trainee position and will receive a pay increase. Once qualified (6 months – 1 year), you will receive another pay increase.

  • Entry-Level Pay: Starts at $21.37/hr + $0.50/hr for night shift
  • Pay range: $21.37 - $27.60/hr 
  • Shift: 12-hour shifts working 6pm-6am on a 3-2-3-3 rotation, working every other weekend
  • Opportunity to make your own career!  Advance within your department, into Maintenance, or into Leadership!
Education / Certifications
Education Required
Education Desired
High School Diploma or Equivalent
Skills & Experience
Knowledge, Skills, Or Abilities Desired
  • The ability to read a tape measure/ ruler
  • Strong mathematical skills
  • Strong communication skills
Additional Requirements
Physical Requirements
  • The ability to lift up 60 lbs on a continual basis
  • The ability to visually distinguish color
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:

Click here to view our two-minute video that shares a quick glimpse about Menasha Corporation and our future of possibilities.

Join us and become part of the power behind possible.

Menasha Corporation and its subsidiaries and affiliates are equal opportunity employers.  All qualified applicants will be provided with equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, disability status, or genetic information.