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Join our Team

Do you have a drive to continually advance and an eye for excellence? Join Charter NEX Films.

As engineers and manufacturers of high-performance films for a wide range of applications, Charter NEX offers many attractive incentives for employees. Competitive salaries, benefit packages – health, dental, vision and life insurance, 401(k), PTO – and a dynamic work environment allow opportunities for both personal and professional growth. Advance quickly based on your personal performance with our excellent training program.

Current Openings with Charter NEX Films

 


Machine Operator- Entry Level Night Shift- Milton, WI

Starting Bonus up to $1000.00!

Charter NEX Films is now hiring for Machine Operators in our Milton Plant! We are growing and looking for employees to be a part of our Team! Charter NEX Films is the leading independent manufacturer of high performance plastic films. Our plastic film is ideal for markets including: food/beverage, health care, customer goods, pet food, and surface protection.

Summary

An employee in this entry level class is responsible for the efficient operation of extrusion equipment to produce high quality plastic film.  This position begins with 1 weeks of training with a certified trainer and then on shift training working closely with experienced operators in line operation and shift trainers.  The position reports directly to a Shift Leader with guidance provided by experienced Extrusion Technicians.

Schedule:

Full Time- 12 hour shift (every other weekend off)

Week 1: Wednesday, Thursday

Week 2:  Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday

Night Shift is 5:45pm-6am with a dollar night shift premium.

Compensation:

$15.50 for Day; $16.50 for Night. Bonuses each quarter.  Progressive pay growth as you progress as an Operator. Starting Bonuses of $250.00 per 90 days up to $1000.00!

You would love working here if…

  • You prefer a fast paced environment and you like moving and being on your feet
  • You tend to be task oriented, organized and handle high stress situations well
  • You like working with a team and have a positive attitude
  • You enjoy longer shifts with more frequent days off

Requirements:

  • High school Degree or equivalent
  • Physical abilities to perform tasks safely and effectively based on physical standards of the position

Employee Responsibilities:

  • Overall Running Extrusion Machine Lines in a fast paced environment
  • Enters blend data in computer, complete set up checklist of extrusion line, draining raw material from hoppers, assist with product changeovers.
  • Quality checks of the plastic film including identifying visual defects in film.
  • Progressive Growth of the Extrusion Technician is I, II, III, IV, Lead, Shift Leader, and Production Manager

Benefits:

At Charter NEX Films, we take pride in our employees and our culture reflects that. Our comprehensive benefits include:

– Competitive wages and Performance based raises, PTO and 12 hours of Holiday pay eligible on date of hire

Quarterly Production Bonuses (Better percentages the more you grow)

– Full medical, dental, life, and disability insurance on date of hire.

– 401k with company match

-profit sharing

– Perfect Attendance Bonus, Paid Uniforms and Steel Toes

– Safety Incentive Program and Employee Recognition Program

Monthly Incentive Lunches

How to apply:

Please send your resume or fill out an application on our website. To learn more about the company or to apply online through our website go online at: www.charternex.com

Apply Now for Milton, WI


Human Resources Intern- Milton WI

Charter NEX Films is now hiring for a Human Resources Intern in the Milton, WI Plant. Charter NEX Films is the leading independent manufacturer of high performance plastic films. Our films are ideal for markets including: food/beverage, health care, customer goods, pet food, and surface protection.

 

This internship is an entry level position for a candidate looking to kick start their HR career. The primary responsibility for this position is to support the HR functions at the Milton location and will report directly to the HR representative. 

Start Date:  Looking for someone to start in Late May of 2020

Schedule Requirements: Theres flexibility with the schedule but will require at least 4 days per week, minimum of 20 hours per week, and must overlap until 6pm

Primary Responsibilities

  • Recruitment: Advertise and post open job positions, Phone interviews, scheduling interviews, etc
  • Timekeeping: Entering data in our timekeeping system, running reports, etc
  • Preparing New Hire Paperwork
  • HRIS Data Entry
  • Employee Relations- working with people and answering questions
  • Clerical Filing
  • Other HR or clerical duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • The ideal candidate will be pursuing a degree in Human Resources or related field.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, excel, and outlook
  • Ability to maintain high confidentiality and professionalism


You would love working here if:

  • You have a friendly, “can-do” attitude and like to help people
  • You are highly organized and professional

APPLY NOW FOR MILTON WI


Shipping and Receiving- Milton WI

Summary: Entry level shipping and warehousing position. Responsibilities include but are not limited to shipping and receiving all articles, maintaining and working safely in the warehouses, operating all of the plant’s PIVs, working independently and with the guidance of other Shipping employees.

Responsibilities:

· Certified on all plant PIVs and operates safely, effectively, and purposefully.

· Understands plant’s unique safety equipment/procedures in shipping and warehousing. (dock locks, trailer stands, racking limitations, pallet handling/stacking techniques, etc.)

· Correctly and accurately performs a trailer inspection.

· Correctly identifies all raw material, finished goods, cores, packaging items, and can confirm receipts of any articles (including maintenance parts, parcels, etc.) with assistance. Can deliver all articles to correct location/person as needed.

· Basic Venture understanding and can find the needed information for this position. Performs needed Venture functions for this position.

· Loads and unloads trailers with guidance accurately. Can follow a provided load list accurately.

· Assists in housekeeping, maintaining, and organizing the warehouse with guidance.

· Assists with monthly finished goods inventory.

Requirements

· Assures awareness and understanding of Charter NEX Films safety policies and procedures and conducts all work in a safe manner with no safety incidents including additional emphasis on trailer safety regarding dock locks, chocks, and trailer stands as applicable.

· Exhibits the physical capabilities to effectively and safely perform all the aspects of the job in accordance with the physical standards of the position.

· Dependable and reliable. Consistently shows up for work on time and attendance meets expectations. Is prompt for meetings. Work ethic is sound and demonstrated through consistent performance, desire to learn, and effective behavior.

· Functions as an effective team member, assists others as needed, obtains and shares information effectively, employs needed problem-solving skills, accepts advice and feedback from others, has a positive attitude.

Qualifications:

· High School Diploma

· Previous Forklift Experience

· Experience unloading/loading trucks with Forklift

· Previous Shipping experience

Benefits:

· At Charter NEX Films, we take pride in our employees and our culture reflects that. Our comprehensive benefits include:

· – Competitive wages and Performance based raises, PTO and 12 hours of Holiday pay eligible on date of hire

· – Quarterly Production Bonuses

· – Full medical, dental, life, and disability insurance on date of hire.

· – 401k with company match and profit sharing

· – Perfect Attendance Bonus, Paid Uniforms and Steel Toes

· – Safety Incentive Program and Employee Recognition Program

· – Monthly Team Building /Fun Activities

How to apply:

Please fill out an application on our website. To learn more about the company or to apply online through our website go online at: www.charternex.com


Production Team Member- Milton WI

Production Team Member

$250 Bonus Every 90 days (up to 1 year)

Charter NEX Films is now hiring for Production Team Members in our Milton Plant! We are growing and looking for employees to be a part of our Team! Charter NEX Films is the leading independent manufacturer of high performance plastic films. Our plastic film is ideal for markets including: food/beverage, health care, customer goods, pet food, and surface protection.

Summary

This is an entry level position that works alongside operations. The position is internally called Utility Tech. The primary focus is to assist the production team including material handling, operations, etc. . There are opportunities to get promoted into one of these departments if desired. This position begins with 1 week of training with a certified trainer and then on shift training working closely with experienced operators in line operation and shift trainers.

Schedule:

Full Time- 12 hour shift (every other weekend off)

Week 1: Wednesday, Thursday

Week 2: Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday

Day shift is 5:45am-6pm and Night Shift is 5:45pm-6am with $1.50 night shift premium.

Compensation:

$14.00 for Day; $15.50 for Nights. Bonuses each quarter. Progressive pay growth as you progress as an Operator. Starting Bonuses of $250.00 per 90 days up to $1000.00!

You would love working here if…

  • Looking for an entry level position that does not require previous experience
  • You prefer a fast paced environment and you like moving and being on your feet
  • You like working with a team and have a positive attitude
  • You enjoy longer shifts with more frequent days off

Requirements:

  • High school Degree or equivalent
  • Physical abilities to perform tasks safely and effectively based on physical standards of the position

Employee Responsibilities:

  • Weighing finished product film rolls and scrap material
  • Basic Data entry into machiens
  • Deliver boxes to Machine line, cutting cores for plastic cores, transporting rolls using pallet jacks
  • Assisting Material Handlers
  • Powered Tools
  • Hoist Operations in packaging area
  • Packaging
  • Stretch Wrapper

Benefits:

At Charter NEX Films, we take pride in our employees and our culture reflects that. Our comprehensive benefits include:

– Competitive wages and Performance based raises, PTO and 12 hours of Holiday pay eligible on date of hire

– Quarterly Production Bonuses (Better percentages the more you grow). 5% bonus starting off

– Full medical, dental, life, and disability insurance on date of hire.

– 401k with company match

-profit sharing

– Perfect Attendance Bonus, Paid Uniforms and Steel Toes

– Safety Incentive Program and Employee Recognition Program

– Monthly Incentive Lunches

How to apply:

Please send your resume or fill out an application on our website. To learn more about the company or to apply online through our website go online at: www.charternex.com

How to apply:

Please send your resume or fill out an application on our website. To learn more about the company or to apply online through our website go online at: www.charternex.com

APPLY NOW FOR MILTON WI


Maintenance Supervisor – Blythewood, SC

Our plant in Blythewood, SC is now hiring a Maintenance Supervisor. We are experiencing substantial growth and are looking for energetic, positive, motivated people to join our skilled Team! We provide a stable, safe, drug-free work environment, where safety is our top priority. Seeking candidates who have a good attitude, are dependable, have a passion for learning, excel at multi-tasking, and enjoy working in a fast paced environment!

Summary:

Provide leadership for the maintenance technicians through daily task assignments, PM scheduling and assignment of projects so that operational and department needs are met in a timely and efficient manner. Train technicians through hands-on work and troubleshooting to transfer best and safe work practices. The Maintenance Supervisor will support and meet all performance expectation described in Maintenance Department General Evaluation Criteria document in Leadership and performance of own duties.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Review Daily Production Logs for information regarding quality or equipment problems and other information that may not have been entered into CMMS; make or assign corrective actions.
  • Record/track history of regularly scheduled PM for extrusion and support equipment.
  • Monitor and update Plant Equipment PM check sheets (on whiteboard); assign tasks as need to keep the list current.
  • Monitor CMMS maintenance requests on a daily basis to schedule and assign repair work in a timely manner
  • Make recommendations to Engineering relating to overall machinery condition and areas of greatest concern; need for more extensive repairs, upgrades, replacement, etc.
  • Assign follow-up work and maintain corrective action documentation based on results from IR inspections, Vibration analysis, and Ultrasonic Inspections for leak or corona detection.
  • All maintenance & utility technicians report to the Maintenance Manager for work assignments and prioritization of work
  • Give Management relevant input for maintenance technicians annual reviews and personnel management.
  • Work with Plant Engineer or Management to produce the maintenance technician work schedule, process vacation requests, handle scheduling exceptions.
  • Manage and update the PM check-sheet documents, Plant PM lists, calibrations forms, etc.
  • Specify and request repair, upgrade, and retrofit parts and materials from Purchasing and/or Engineering (i.e. With an upcoming die clean, request that a set of die bolts and cleaning material be ordered)
  • Assist the Maintenance Engineer in the continued development of the Technician Progression Plan, training program and related documentation.

Requirements:

  • Must be a Charter NEX employee for a minimum of three years preferable in the Maintenance Department.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering or Equivalent preferred
  • Minimum of 10 years of technical experience in a Manufacturing environment
  • Knowledge and experience with Reliability process such as lubrication, precision maintenance, predictive maintenance, work management, root cause analysis, operator care, preventive maintenance, Reliability design.
  • Ability to communicate across the organization directly (meetings, presentations…) and indirectly (technical report writing, WebEX, Email, maintenance of technical library and shared practices…).
  • Ability to influence and lead teams in the design and selection of reliability programs.
  • Proven track record of rapid creative problem-solving skills and implementation of recommended solutions.

***Must show experience on resume/application***

Apply Now for Blythewood, SC


Material Handler – Superior, WI

Our plant in Superior, WI is now hiring Material Handlers. We are experiencing substantial growth and are looking for energetic, positive, motivated people to join our skilled Team! We provide a stable, safe, drug-free work environment, where safety is our top priority.

Seeking candidates who have a good attitude, are dependable, have a passion for learning, excel at multi-tasking, and enjoy working in a fast paced environment! No experience in the blown film industry? We’re okay with that! At Charter NEX Films, we provide a robust training program, with a mixture of hands on training and computer modules through our own Charter NEX University. During your first two weeks, you will be in a training capacity with our skilled trainer. Training doesn’t end there! Once assigned to a shift you will work closely with experienced Material Handlers working safely to package the film.

Employee Responsibilities:

An employee in this entry level job position is responsible for transferring of finished rolls of film from an extrusion line and packaging/labeling the rolls per customer specifications.

Additional responsibilities includes but is not limited to:

  • Assures awareness and understanding of Charter NEX Films safety policies and procedures and operates in a safe manner with no safety incidents
  • Dependable and reliable; consistently shows up for work on time and work attendance meets schedule expectations; is prompt for meetings; has an effective, sound work ethic that is demonstrated with consistent performance
  • Independently transport finished goods from production lines to the packaging area
  • With guidance from more experienced Material Handlers can package rolls of film to customer specifications as described by work orders, sales orders or by packaging instruction
  • Under supervision accurately enters data into the production computer, and labels finished rolls and pallets accurately
  • Operates stretch wrapper machines to cover and secure rolls of finished film products

Requirements:

High school diploma or equivalent. Positive attitude, strong work ethic, and dependability.

Schedule:

12 hour shifts, 7-7 and rotates from days to nights every 4 weeks. Employees work a 2-2-3 schedule, which is 7 out of 14 days.

Training Period: 2 weeks, Monday – Friday 7:00 – 3:00 prior to being assigned a Shift.

Benefits:

This position has potential for career advancement, competitive wages along with an exceptional benefit package eligible to employees on day 1!

Our comprehensive benefits include:

  • Competitive Wages – with performance-based wage increases
  • PTO and Holiday Pay
  • Quarterly Gain Share Bonus up to 15% of your quarterly earnings
  • Perfect Attendance Bonus
  • 401k w/ Company match; including Profit-Sharing
  • Years of Service Awards
  • Continuous On-Site Training
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability Insurances
  • Flexible Spending Accounts – Medical and Dependent Care
  • Paid: Uniforms, Steel Toe Shoes/Boots, Prescription Safety Glasses
  • Health Club Reimbursement
  • Tuition Assistance Program

Apply Now for Superior, WI


Extrusion Technician- Superior, WI

Our plant in Superior, WI is now hiring Extrusion Technicians. We are experiencing substantial growth and are looking for energetic, positive, motivated people to join our skilled Team! We provide a stable, safe, drug-free work environment, where safety is our top priority.

Seeking candidates who have a good attitude, are dependable, have a passion for learning, excel at multi-tasking, and enjoy working in a fast paced environment! No experience in the blown film industry? We’re okay with that! At Charter NEX Films, we provide a robust training program, with a mixture of hands on training and computer modules through our own Charter NEX University. During your first three weeks, you will be in a training capacity with our skilled trainer. Training doesn’t end there! Once assigned to a shift you will work closely with experienced Extrusion Technicians in line operation working safely to produce quality film.

Employee Responsibilities:

An employee in this entry level position is responsible for the efficient operation of blown film extrusion equipment to safely produce high quality specialty film.

Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • With guidance assures awareness and understanding of Charter NEX Films safety policies and procedures and always operates in a safe manner with no safety incidents
  • Dependable and reliable; consistently shows up for work on time and work attendance meets schedule expectations; is prompt for meetings;  has an effective, sound work ethic that is demonstrated with consistent performance
  • With guidance functions as an effective team member, assisting others wherever necessary; listens effectively and is willing to accept advice and feedback from others; has a positive attitude
  • Under supervision and direction operations a blown film extrusion line
  • Enters blend data into the computerized control system with correct percentages and densities, utilizes follow orders and recipes with guidance
  • Setup/process control to ensure accurate procedures
  • Completing quality testing
  • Assisting in the packaging/labeling of finished product

Requirements:

High school diploma or equivalent. Positive attitude, strong work ethic, and dependability.

Schedule:

12 hour shifts, 7-7 and rotates from days to nights every 4 weeks. Employees work a 2-2-3 schedule, which is 7 out of 14 days.

Training Period: 3 weeks, Monday – Friday 7:00 – 3:00 prior to being assigned a Shift.

Benefits:

This position has potential for career advancement, competitive wages along with an exceptional benefit package eligible to employees on day 1!

Our comprehensive benefits include:

  • Competitive Wages – with performance-based wage increases
  • PTO and Holiday Pay
  • Quarterly Gain Share Bonus up to 15% of your quarterly earnings
  • Perfect Attendance Bonus
  • 401k w/ Company match; including Profit-Sharing
  • Years of Service Awards
  • Continuous On-Site Training
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability Insurances
  • Flexible Spending Accounts – Medical and Dependent Care
  • Paid: Uniforms, Steel Toe Shoes/Boots, Prescription Safety Glasses
  • Health Club Reimbursement
  • Tuition Assistance Program

Apply Now for Superior ,WI


    Extrusion Technician – Blythewood , SC

Charter NEX Films, Inc. in Blythewood, SC is now hiring Extrusion Technicians due to expansion and growth! Be a part of our dynamic Team! We are seeking candidates with excellent multi-tasking skills, who enjoy working in a fast paced environment, and who exhibits the physical capabilities to effectively and safely perform all aspects of the job in accordance with the physical standards of the position.

We are a performance-based company and create a work environment that recognizes the strengths of our employees and encourages their continuous growth and improvement. Essentially, what you put into the job is what you will get out of the job. Your career is in your hands!

This position has potential for career advancement in as little as 3 months, competitive wages and an exceptional benefit package eligible to employees on day one. Benefits include: medical, dental, vision, life, disability insurance, FSA, PTO, paid holidays, quarterly gain share bonus up to 15% of your quarterly earnings, profit sharing, and 401k w/ company match, years of service awards, health club reimbursement, tuition assistance program and continuous on-site training.

Paid:  Uniforms, steel toe shoes/ boots, and prescription safety glasses.

Employee Responsibilities:

An employee in this entry level position is responsible for the efficient operation of extrusion equipment to produce high quality specialty film. This position is an apprentice role spent in a training capacity on Charter NEX’s training program while working closely with experienced operators in line operation.

Additional responsibilities includes but is not limited to:

  • Assures awareness and understanding of Charter NEX Films safety policies and procedures and operates in a safe manner with no safety incidents
  • Dependable and reliable; consistently shows up for work on time and work attendance meets schedule expectations; is prompt for meetings; has an effective, sound work ethic that is demonstrated with consistent performance
  • setup/process control to ensure accurate procedures
  • completing process control documentation
  • working efficiently on production scheduling computers
  • labeling/separating scrap product.

Requirements:

If you have a High school diploma or equivalent

1-3 years  of manufacturing experience preferred

Mechanical experience is preferred

Expand knowledge in mathematical areas, such as, addition, subtractions, multiplications, division, and fractions,

Able to read and use a tape measure,

Forklift experience,

3 plus years Extrusion Operator experience in a manufacturing or Blown Film environment a plus.

Can lift 55 lbs., and focus on safety and quality production,

Able to work a 12-hour shift (6-6 am/pm ) you may be just what we are looking for.

Day Shift: 6 am to 6 pm

Night Shift: 6 pm to 6 am

Training Period: 3 weeks working Monday – Thursday 7:00 – 5:00 prior to being assigned a Shift.

***Must show experience on resume/application***

Apply Now for Blythewood, SC


Material Handler – Blythewood, SC

Our plant in Blythewood, SC  is now hiring Material Handlers. We are experiencing substantial growth and are looking for energetic, positive, motivated people to join our skilled Team! We provide a stable, safe, drug-free work environment, where safety is our top priority.

Seeking candidates who have a good attitude, are dependable, have a passion for learning, excel at multi-tasking, and enjoy working in a fast paced environment! No experience in the blown film industry? We’re okay with that! At Charter NEX Films, we provide a robust training program, with a mixture of hands on training and computer modules through our own Charter NEX University. During your first two weeks, you will be in a training capacity with our skilled trainer. Training doesn’t end there! Once assigned to a shift you will work closely with experienced Material Handlers working safely to package the film.

We are a performance-based company and create a work environment that recognizes the strengths of our employees and encourages their continuous growth and improvement. Essentially, what you put into the job is what you will get out of the job. Your career is in your hands!

This position has potential for career advancement in as little as 3 months, competitive wages and an exceptional benefit package eligible to employees on day one. Benefits include: medical, dental, vision, life, disability insurance, FSA, PTO, paid holidays, quarterly gain share bonus up to 15% of your quarterly earnings, profit sharing, and 401k w/ company match, years of service awards, health club reimbursement, tuition assistance program and continuous on-site training.

Paid:  Uniforms, steel toe shoes/ boots, and prescription safety glasses

Employee Responsibilities:

An employee in this entry level job position is responsible for transferring of finished rolls of film from an extrusion line and packaging/labeling the rolls per customer specifications.

Additional responsibilities includes but is not limited to:

  • Assures awareness and understanding of Charter NEX Films safety policies and procedures and operates in a safe manner with no safety incidents
  • Dependable and reliable; consistently shows up for work on time and work attendance meets schedule expectations; is prompt for meetings; has an effective, sound work ethic that is demonstrated with consistent performance
  • Independently transport finished goods from production lines to the packaging area
  • With guidance from more experienced Material Handlers can package rolls of film to customer specifications as described by work orders, sales orders or by packaging instruction
  • Under supervision accurately enters data into the production computer, and labels finished rolls and pallets accurately
  • Operates stretch wrapper machines to cover and secure rolls of finished film products

Requirements:

High school diploma or equivalent required.

Minimum 1 year of related experience

1-2 years of manufacturing experience preferred

1-2 years of forklift experience preferred

Positive attitude, strong work ethic, and dependability.

Can lift 55 lbs., and focus on safety and quality production,

Able to work a 12-hour shift (6-6 am/pm ) you may be just what we are looking for.

Day Shift: 6 am to 6 pm

Night Shift: 6 pm to 6 am

Training Period: 3 weeks working Monday – Thursday 7:00 am– 5:00 pm prior to being assigned a Shift.

***Must show experience on resume/application***

Apply Now for Blythewood, SC

 

 


Extrusion Technician – Turners Falls, MA

Charter NEX Films, Inc. in Turners Falls, MA is now hiring Extrusion Technicians due to expansion and growth! Be a part of our dynamic Team! Seeking candidates with excellent multi-tasking skills, who enjoy working in a fast paced environment, and who exhibits the physical capabilities to effectively and safely perform all aspects of the job in accordance with the physical standards of the position.

This position has potential for career advancement, competitive wages and an exceptional benefit package eligible to employees on day one. Benefits include: medical, dental, vision, life, disability insurance, FSA, PTO, paid holidays, production bonuses, and 401k w/ company match. We are a performance-based company; what you put into the job is what you will get out of the job. Your career is in your hands!

Employee Responsibilities:

An employee in this are responsible for the efficient operation of extrusion equipment to produce high quality specialty film. This position is an apprentice role spent in a training capacity on Charter NEX’s training program while working closely with experienced operators in line operation. Additional responsibilities include: ensuring a clean, safe work environment, setup/process control to ensure accurate procedures, completing process control documentation, working efficiently on production scheduling computers, and labeling/separating scrap product.

Requirements:

High school diploma or equivalent.

Expand knowledge in mathematical areas, such as, addition, subtractions, multiplications, division, and fractions.

Ability to read and use a tape measure.

Schedule:

This is a full-time position consisting of a 12 hour schedule. Employees work 7 out of 14 days each bi-weekly payroll period.
Day Shift: 5 am to 5 pm

Night Shift: 5 pm to 5 am

Apply Now for Turners Falls, MA


Multi-Craft Industrial Maintenance Technician – Blythewood, SC

Charter NEX is hiring full time Maintenance Technician in Blythewood SC.  The Maintenance Technician position is primarily responsible for performing machine repair, troubleshooting and preventative maintenance on equipment as well as the buildings and grounds.  Additionally will work under the direction of the Engineering and/or Maintenance Managers to complete special projects such as the installation of new equipment.

Other responsibilities include:

  • Troubleshooting mechanical processes and controls as assigned.
  • Assembling and installing new production equipment.
  • Making mechanical repairs.
  • Completing preventative maintenance tasks.
  • Performing roll changes as dictated by the production schedule.
  • Reading and interpreting blueprints/schematics as they relate to electrical and mechanical requirements.
  • Performing facility maintenance tasks.
  • Operating electrical and mechanical test equipment.
  • Maintaining a safe working environment and good housekeeping conditions.
  • Ensuring that all paperwork is completed properly and accurately.

Required Qualifications

  • 5 years of maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment preferred.
  • 3 years maintenance experience required
  • Must be able to obtain certification to operate a fork truck, scissors lift, or boom lift.
  • Two years of technical school training in Industrial Maintenance, Machine Repair, Automated Systems, or other similar skilled trades is desired along with 2 or more years of verifiable work experience in related fields.
  • Must be able to work in a fast pace environment where quality and attention to detail are required.
  • Ability to lift up to 55 lbs on a regular basis, walk/stand for prolonged period of time, and work at heights and in hot or cold conditions.
  • Experience with PLC’s, drives and industrial controls is desired.
  • Must be able to travel in two intervals for training.

This position offers competitive wages and an exceptional benefit package eligible to employees on day one. Benefits include: medical, dental, vision, life, disability insurance, FSA, PTO, paid holidays, profit sharing, and 401k w/ company match.

Special training schedule for startup period will include periodic travel to other production sites in Wisconsin.

Apply Now for Blythewood, SC


 Production Associates – Delaware, OH

Charter NEX Films (formerly Optimum Plastics) has opportunities available for Production Associates in Delaware, OH.  Charter NEX, a leader in the blown film industry, is located at 1188 South Houk Road across from the YMCA.  Charter NEX produces plastic film for a wide variety of packaging applications.  Learn more about the company and manufacturing processes at www.charternex.com.

Charter NEX offers extremely competitive wages, full benefits package and opportunities for advancement through our investment in employee development.  The facility operates 24/7/365 and utilizes a 12 hour schedule (2 on – 2 off – 3 on) that runs from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Requirements:
Ability to work a 12 hour shift.
Ability to lift up to 70 pounds.
Good math skills along with the ability to accurately read a tape measure.
Pass a background check and pre-employment drug screen by hair analysis.

If you have the interest in joining a high performance organization and can focus on safety and quality, you may be just what we are looking for.  Stop by the lobby of our facility (1188 S. Houk Road Delaware, Ohio 43015) and complete an application along with a brief skills assessment.  Selected candidates will be contacted for interviews.  Thank you for your interest in Charter NEX.

Apply Now for Delaware, Ohio


Extrusion Technician (Machine Operator) – Bloomer, WI

Charter NEX is hiring full time Extrusion Technicians in Bloomer, WI. We offer a great benefit package, including health/dental insurance; voluntary vision insurance, 401k, retirement plan, profit sharing, company paid life insurance, company paid short and long-term disability insurance, tuition reimbursement, paid vacation plus excellent production incentive programs.

Operators are primarily responsible for the operation and output of assigned production lines which include but is not limited to the following tasks:

  • Shut-down, start-up, switch-overs, order preparation, and production, of cast-film extrusion lines.
  • Effectively analyzing process control charts to monitor and/or correct production related problems.
  • Recognizing and troubleshooting visual defects in the film being produced.
  • Conducting and documenting routine inspections on a variety of production related components.
  • Utilizing sound judgment in reducing and eliminating production of scrap material.

If you have good math skills, are able to work a 12-hour shift (6-6 that rotates am/pm every 6 weeks), can lift 55 lbs., and focus on safety and quality production, you may be just what we are looking for.

Apply Now for Bloomer, WI


Material Handler – Bloomer, WI

Charter NEX is hiring full time Material Handlers in Bloomer, WI.  We are seeking candidates with excellent multi-tasking skills, who enjoy working in a fast paced environment, and who exhibits the physical capabilities to effectively and safely perform all aspects of the job in accordance with the physical standards of the position.

This position has potential for career advancement in as little as 3 months, competitive wages and an exceptional benefit package eligible to employees on day one. Benefits include: medical, dental, vision, life, disability insurance, FSA, PTO, paid holidays, production bonuses, profit sharing, and 401k w/ company match. We are a performance-based company; what you put into the job is what you will get out of the job. Your career is in your hands!

An employee in this entry level job position is responsible for transferring of finished rolls of film from an extrusion line and packaging/labeling the rolls per customer specifications. Additional responsibilities include: ensuring a clean, safe work environment, scrap removal, stocking production/packaging areas with necessary materials.

If you have good math skills, are able to work a 12-hour shift (6-6 that rotates am/pm every 6 weeks), can lift 55 lbs., and focus on safety and quality production, you may be just what we are looking for.

If you have good math skills, are able to work a 12-hour shift (6-6 that rotates am/pm every 6 weeks), can lift 55 lbs., and focus on safety and quality production, you may be just what we are looking for.

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Extrusion Technicians – Rhinelander, WI

Charter NEX Films, Inc. in Rhinelander WI is now hiring full-time Extrusion Technicians! Be a part of our growing Team! We are North America’s leading independent producer of high-performance specialty films used in flexible packaging and other critical performance applications. With both blown and cast film capabilities, our products are ideal for food, consumer, medical and protective applications. Seeking candidates with excellent multi-tasking skills, who enjoy working in a fast paced environment, and who exhibits the physical capabilities to effectively and safely perform all aspects of the job in accordance with the physical standards of the position.

This position has potential for career advancement, competitive wages and an exceptional benefit package eligible to employees on day one. Benefits include: medical, dental, vision, life, disability insurance, FSA, PTO, paid holidays, production bonuses, and 401k w/ company match.

Employee Responsibilities:

An employee in this entry level position is responsible for the efficient operation of extrusion equipment to produce high quality polyethylene film. This position is an apprentice role spent in a training capacity on Charter NEX’s training program and working closely with experienced operators in line operation. Additional responsibilities include: ensuring a clean, safe work environment, setup/process control to ensure accurate procedures, completing process control documentation, working efficiently on production scheduling computers, and labeling/separating scrap product.

Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent.

Schedule:

This is a full-time position consisting of a 12 hour rotating schedule. Employees work 7 out of 14 days each payroll.
Week 1: Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday
Week 2: Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday

Shifts run 6-6 and rotate am/pm every 4 weeks.

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Charter NEX Films, Inc.
Human Resources Department
hr@charternex.com