Essential Careers/Jobs

Janesville, Wisconsin

es-sen-tial

noun   1. a thing that is absolutely necessary

adjective   1. absolutely necessary, extremely important

 

Don’t wait for unemployment benefits to run out, apply today and join the essential workforce and make a career move.

As an essential employee working for CPT, a company experiencing tremendous growth, the first thing you will notice is the diversity of this small but growing company where people work with a humble and helpful attitude. In talking with other employees you will hear about the many opportunities for advancement throughout the company that are based on your work ethic and attitude.

The Company:    

CPT has been thermoforming food packaging using proprietary methods deemed Green by the US Government for over 20 years. The plastic sheet required for this process and produced by CPT is co-extruded in seven layers producing a high-performance oxygen barrier extending shelf life for foods. Growth in the home delivery business has been above expectations for the past few years and now with the recent pandemic, business has increased exponentially.

Thermoforming Machine Operator Trainee – AM and PM Shifts


SUMMARY:  

Career Advancement Opportunities! Machine Operators will start out as packer/inspectors while simultaneously being trained to run thermoforming equipment. You will be trained to performing start-ups, tooling changeovers and efficiently thermoform plastic trays. Employees who demonstrate superior competence on work assignments, a strong work ethic and excellent attendance will be considered for advancement. This position is scheduled for 12 hour shifts on a rotating schedule and offers 7 days off in every 14 day work rotation.

REQUIREMENTS:

Qualified candidates must demonstrate mechanical aptitude, good communication skills, excellent organizational skills, basic computer knowledge and be a team player. Previous manufacturing machine operation experience is preferred but not necessary.

JOIN  THE CPT TEAM TODAY!


We offer competitive wages and an excellent benefits package including:

  • 401K
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacation
  • Regular Pay Increases
  • Subsidized Uniforms

Packer/Inspector- AM and PM Shifts 

SUMMARY: 

Duties include packing thermoformed plastic trays and inspecting for defects, and packing parts according to specific instructions given, and auditing packed product. Employees who demonstrate superior competence on work assignments, a strong work ethic and excellent attendance will be considered for advancement. This position is scheduled for 12 hour shifts on a rotating schedule and offers 7 days off in every 14 day work rotation.

REQUIREMENTS:

The successful candidate will possess the ability to work in a fast-paced environment; read and comprehend specific job instructions; and understand and use a measuring scale; must be detail oriented and quality conscious. Qualified candidates must be team players. Previous manufacturing experience is preferred but not necessary.

JOIN  THE CPT TEAM TODAY!

We offer competitive wages and an excellent benefits package including:
  • 401K
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacation
  • Regular Pay Increases
  • Subsidized Uniforms

Packer/Inspector- Mini Shifts

SUMMARY: 

Duties include packing thermoformed plastic trays and inspecting for defects, and packing parts according to specific instructions given, and auditing packed product. Employees who demonstrate superior competence on work assignments, a strong work ethic and excellent attendance will be considered for advancement. Mini shifts M-F and weekends, AM and PM Shifts.

REQUIREMENTS: 

The successful candidate will possess the ability to work in a fast-paced environment; read and comprehend specific job instructions; and understand and use a measuring scale; must be detail oriented and quality conscious. Qualified candidates must be team players. Previous manufacturing experience is preferred but not necessary.

CPT offers competitive wages and benefits including paid holidays and vacation, regular pay increases and 401K participation.

Machine Operator Level I

Internship position to train for a career as a Machine Operator of State of the Art Packaging Equipment (Thermoforming and Extrusion) with Advancement Opportunities.

ABOUT YOUR NEW COMPANY

CPT Go Green produces plastic food trays using unique manufacturing processes that are green and part of our growing circular economy.  We are driven by passion and an entrepreneurial spirit to be leaders in the green packaging industry. Go Green trays have a reduced carbon footprint compared to conventional manufacturing, without compromising  functionality, creativity and performance.

WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU:
  • Competitive compensation based on your experience
  • Great medical coverage with low deductible at very affordable cost
  • Free vision, dental and short/long term disability insurance – available 1st of the month following 60 days
  • Free life insurance- effective date of hire
  • Paid holidays
  • Quarterly bonus- Reward for production, attendance, and quality!
  • Work in a temperature control, clean work environment!
REQUIREMENTS:
  • Ability to operate machinery in a safe manner
  • Attention to detail in completing work orders accurately
  • Must have a teamwork attitude
  • Must have ability to adapt and work efficiently in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to understand and perform machine-specific Preventative Maintenance
  • Must be capable of lifting 50 lbs. from floor to waist on a regular basis
  • Good interpersonal skills
EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:
  • Must have a high school diploma or its equivalency
  • At least 6 months of manufacturing work history (preferred)
YOUR HOURS:

This a 12-hour shift, full-time position where employees work 7 out of 14 days (2 x 2 x 3)

WORK SCHEDULE:
  • Week 1 – Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday
  • Week 2 – Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday
AVAILABLE SHIFTS:
  • Day Shift – 6:45am-7pm
  • Night Shift – 6:45pm-7am
STARTING SALARY

$16/hr, based on experience Night Shift Premiums

Machine Operator Level II

Experienced machine operators. Preference for plastic machine operators for Thermoforming and/or Extrusion.

ABOUT YOUR NEW COMPANY

CPT Go Green produces plastic food trays using unique manufacturing processes that are green and part of our growing circular economy.  We are driven by passion and an entrepreneurial spirit to be leaders in the green packaging industry. Go Green trays have a reduced carbon footprint compared to conventional manufacturing, without compromising  functionality, creativity and performance.

WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU:
  • Competitive compensation based on your experience
  • Great medical coverage with low deductible at very affordable cost.
  • Free vision, dental and short/long term disability insurance – available 1st of the month following 60 days
  • Free life insurance- effective date of hire
  • Paid holidays
  • Quarterly bonus- Reward for production, attendance, and quality!
  • Work in a temperature control, clean work environment!
RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Prepares machine for production by checking operating parameters and equipment for safety
  • Makes certain all materials for production are available
  • Loads parts into machines
  • Removes parts from machines after cycle is complete
  • Inspects parts
  • Repairs defective parts
  • Leads operators on a complete production line
  • Cleans equipment
  • Completes part release orders
  • Changes molds when necessary
  • May train entry-level operator
  • Assists in packaging for shipment
  • Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor
REQUIREMENTS:
  • 3+ years related experience in machine operating
  • Must be able to work under minimum supervision
  • Conversion of weights and measures
  • Must have comprehension of written and verbal communication skills
  • Must have Problem solving skills
  • Must have basic mathematical skills (addition/subtraction, multiplication/division)
EXPERIENCE:
  • Must have manufacturing: 3 years
  • Must have machine operator: 3 years
  • Must have High School Diploma or equivalent
YOUR HOURS:

This a 12-hour shift, full-time position where employees work 7 out of 14 days (2 x 2 x 3)

WORK SCHEDULE:
  • Week 1 – Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday
  • Week 2 – Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday
AVAILABLE SHIFTS:
  • Day Shift – 6:45am-7pm
  • Night Shift – 6:45pm-7am
STARTING SALARY

$14-$15/hr, based on experience.  Night Shift Premiums

ESSENTIAL Manufacturing Technician Level I

 

es-sen-tial

noun  1. a thing that is absolutely necessary

adjective   1. absolutely necessary, extremely important

Don’t wait for unemployment benefits to run out, apply today and join the essential workforce and make a career move.

As an essential employee working for CPT, a company experiencing tremendous growth, the first thing you will notice is the diversity of this small but growing company where people work with a humble and helpful attitude. In talking with other employees you will hear about the many opportunities for advancement throughout the company that are based on your work ethic and attitude.

THE COMPANY:

CPT has been thermoforming food packaging using proprietary methods deemed Green by the US Government for over 20 years. The plastic sheet required for this process and produced by CPT is co-extruded in seven layers producing a high-performance oxygen barrier extending shelf life for foods. Growth in the home delivery business has been above expectations for the past few years and now with the recent pandemic, business has increased exponentially.

YOUR ROLE:

Train to be a qualified Machine Operator of packaging equipment.  Demonstrate problem solving skills related to manufacturing and auxiliary  equipment functions. Practice good communication skills both oral and written while working in a limited supervision environment. Maintain an environment critical to safe food packaging production.

IS  IT RIGHT FOR YOU:         

Know basic math including percentages, how to use a calculator, and how to read a tape measure down to 1/16th inch. Basic knowledge of fork truck operation and general  hand tools. Communicate orally and written in the English language. Good reasoning  ability with a high school diploma or equivalent. Willing and able to lift 50 lbs  during a 12 hour shift while standing and moving most of the time. Attendance better than the next guy/gal , we need you at work.

THE SPECIFICS:

12 hour rotating schedule where one week you work Wednesday, Thursday and the following week Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. During that time you will be busy operating material conveying and blending equipment to melt plastic resin and form a sheet with even thickness across the desired width that will be rolled into a coil and later thermoformed into a food tray.

WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU:   

Great medical coverage with low deductible at very affordable cost. Free vision, dental and short/long term disability insurance – available 1st of the month following 60 days. Free life insurance- effective date of hire. Paid holidays. Quarterly bonus- Reward for production, attendance, and quality!

Materials Handler/Extrusion Technician

es-sen-tial

noun  1. a thing that is absolutely necessary

adjective   1. absolutely necessary, extremely important

Don’t wait for unemployment benefits to run out, apply today and join the essential workforce and make a career move.

As an essential employee working for CPT, a company experiencing tremendous growth, the first thing you will notice is the diversity of this small but growing company where people work with a humble and helpful attitude. In talking with other employees you will hear about the many opportunities for advancement throughout the company that are based on your work ethic and attitude.

THE COMPANY:

CPT has been thermoforming food packaging using proprietary methods deemed Green by the US Government for over 20 years. The plastic sheet required for this process and produced by CPT is co-extruded in seven layers producing a high-performance oxygen barrier extending shelf life for foods. Growth in the home delivery business has been above expectations for the past few years and now with the recent pandemic, business has increased exponentially.

YOUR ROLE:

Facilitate the transfer of materials and product in a safe manner according to the established procedures. Demonstrate problem solving skills related to the extrusion and auxiliary  equipment functions. Practice good communication skills both oral and written while working in a limited supervision environment. Maintain an environment critical to safe food packaging production.

IS  IT RIGHT FOR YOU:

Know basic math including percentages, how to use a calculator, and how to read a tape measure down to 1/16th inch. Basic knowledge of fork truck operation and general  hand tools. Communicate orally and written in the English language. Good reasoning  ability with a high school diploma or equivalent. Willing and able to lift 55lb bags of resin occasionally during a 12 hour shift while standing and moving most of the time. Attendance better than the next guy, we need you at work.

THE SPECIFICS:

12 hour rotating schedule where one week you work Wednesday, Thursday and the following week Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. During that time you will be busy operating material conveying and blending equipment to melt plastic resin and form a sheet with even thickness across the desired width that will be rolled into a coil and later thermoformed into a food tray.

WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU:

Great medical coverage with low deductible at very affordable cost. Free vision, dental and short/long term disability insurance – available 1st of the month following 60 days. Free life insurance- effective date of hire. Paid holidays. Quarterly bonus- Reward for production, attendance, and quality!

ESSENTIAL Maintenance Technician Level I

 

es-sen-tial

noun  1. a thing that is absolutely necessary

adjective   1. absolutely necessary, extremely important

Don’t wait for unemployment benefits to run out, apply today and join the essential workforce and make a career move.

As an essential employee working for CPT, a company experiencing tremendous growth, the first thing you will notice is the diversity of this small but growing company where people work with a humble and helpful attitude. In talking with other employees you will hear about the many opportunities for advancement throughout the company that are based on your work ethic and attitude.

THE COMPANY:

CPT has been thermoforming food packaging using proprietary methods deemed Green by the US Government for over 20 years. The plastic sheet required for this process and produced by CPT is co-extruded in seven layers producing a high-performance oxygen barrier extending shelf life for foods. Growth in the home delivery business has been above expectations for the past few years and now with the recent pandemic, business has increased exponentially.

YOUR ROLE:

Facilitate tasks for preventative maintenance for state of the art equipment  according to the established procedures. Demonstrate problem solving skills related to the extrusion and auxiliary  equipment functions. Practice good communication skills both oral and written while working in a limited supervision environment. Maintain an environment critical to safe food packaging production.

IS  IT RIGHT FOR YOU:

Know basic math including percentages, how to use a calculator, and how to read a tape measure down to 1/16th inch. Basic knowledge of general  hand tools. Communicate orally and written in the English language. Good reasoning ability with a high school diploma or equivalent. Attendance better than the next guy, we need you at work.

THE SPECIFICS:

12 hour rotating schedule where one week you work Wednesday, Thursday and the following week Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. During that time you will be busy operating material conveying and blending equipment to melt plastic resin and form a sheet with even thickness across the desired width that will be rolled into a coil and later thermoformed into a food tray.

WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU:

Great medical coverage with low deductible at very affordable cost. Free vision, dental and short/long term disability insurance – available 1st of the month following 60 days. Free life insurance- effective date of hire. Paid holidays. Quarterly bonus- Reward for production, attendance, and quality!

Maintenance Technician Level II

es-sen-tial

noun  1. a thing that is absolutely necessary

adjective   1. absolutely necessary, extremely important

Don’t wait for unemployment benefits to run out, apply today and join the essential workforce and make a career move.

As an essential employee working for CPT, a company experiencing tremendous growth, the first thing you will notice is the diversity of this small but growing company where people work with a humble and helpful attitude. In talking with other employees you will hear about the many opportunities for advancement throughout the company that are based on your work ethic and attitude.

THE COMPANY:

CPT has been thermoforming food packaging using proprietary methods deemed Green by the US Government for over 20 years. The plastic sheet required for this process and produced by CPT is co-extruded in seven layers producing a high-performance oxygen barrier extending shelf life for foods. Growth in the home delivery business has been above expectations for the past few years and now with the recent pandemic, business has increased exponentially.

Talented Maintenance Experts who want to make a difference….

About your new company

CPT Go Green produces plastic food trays using unique manufacturing processes that are green and part of our growing circular economy.  We are driven by passion and an entrepreneurial spirit to be leaders in the green packaging industry. Go Green trays have a reduced carbon footprint compared to conventional manufacturing, without compromising  functionality, creativity and performance.

 WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU: 
  • Competitive compensation based on your experience
  • Great medical coverage with low deductible at very affordable cost
  • Free vision, dental and short/long term disability insurance – available 1st of the month following 60 days
  • Free life insurance- effective date of hire
  • Paid holidays
  • Quarterly bonus- Reward for production, attendance, and quality!
  • Work in a temperature control, clean work environment!
RESPONSIBILITIES:

Ensures all aspects of the maintenance process are properly executed as provided and instructed by the department supervisor for Thermoforming, Extrusion and Auxiliary equipment.  Ensures that the appropriate equipment is in proper working order and is maintained during daily production and thereafter.

Executes preventive maintenance activities and scheduled items in a timely manner:

  • Performs installation, maintenance, and repairs on manufacturing equipment
  • Locates and diagnoses failures, replaces defective components, and performs basic troubleshooting using drawings, diagrams, sketches, specifications, prints, manuals, and verbal and/or written instruction
  • Maintains appropriate maintenance and repair logs.
  • Proactively engage with production team to monitor and maintain all equipment
  • Respond to reactive maintenance and equipment issues in a timely manner
  • Analyze conditions, troubleshoot failures, perform equipment repairs using standard procedure
  • Perform problem solving and resolution of machine issues or reliability improvements
  • Execute corrective, predictive and preventative maintenance procedures to ensure a high level of machine utilization (and low scrap level
  • Maintain cleanliness and organization of the Maintenance shop
  • Ensure the health and safety of personnel and care of the property, equipment, and product under their control
  • Partner with other technicians on shift and cross shifts to continually complete objectives
  • Perform other duties and tasks as assigned
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • High School Graduate or equivalent (GED).
  • Associates degree with a Technical focus and 3 years of related experience in general industry or 5 years of related experience in general industry preferred
  • Must understand electrical, mechanical, fluid power and control systems. Can analyze problems and perform repairs.
  • Ability to work 12-hour shifts, nights, weekends
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds
EXPERIENCE:
  • Maintenance technician: 4 years (Preferred)
  • Electrical/Mechanical: 4 years (Preferred)
  • 1+ year work plastic manufacturing preferred