Newell Brands Metals Operator in Winchester, Virginia

Metals Operator


Job Number:1865

Position Title:Metals Operator

External Description:

Job Title: Metals Operator

Pay Grade:General Labor

Hours:6:00 PM - 6:00 AM

Location:Winchester, VA


The primary function of this position is to inspect and, package finished goods and run packaging machines, including quality inspections and changeovers in adherence to production schedules.

Position Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the successful operation of packaging machines.

  • Must drive productivity and efficiency performance in the workstation while maintaining the highest levels of safety and quality.

  • Maintains adherence to production schedules for the work station. Ensures work is completed at the correct quantity and in the proper time frame.

  • Performs machine changeovers.

  • Performs basic PC functions.

  • Performs calculations before, during, and after each production order. Complete necessary paperwork to record production and quality performance daily.

  • Ensures standard quality checks are performed properly and regularly, recording quality/scrap issues.

  • Keeps work area neat and clean at all times.

  • Maintains lean work environment and strives to eliminate waste in the work station.

  • Proactively identifies potential safety issues and ensures no safety hazards in work area.

  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

  • Flexibility to take on various departmental tasks as deemed necessary by the supervisor.

  • Operates in a manner that is consistent with safety guidelines and procedures.


  • HS Diploma or equivalent (GED) preferred.

  • Previous manufacturing packaging experience preferred.

  • Ability to read, write and perform basic math skills with strong attention to detail including speed and accuracy in counting and verification

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Interact with and work well with others in various fast changing environments/ situations

  • Ability to prioritize, manage time and carry out multiple tasks simultaneously

  • Must be able to work overtime as needed

Essential Functions

  • Considerable physical effort lifting and moving material or objects that are average weight continuously and heavy weight material or objects frequently

  • Ability to move inside warehouse and remain in stationary position up to 10 - 12 hours

  • Bend, stretch, and reach low and high places frequently

  • Basic Computer skills

  • Ascend/descend ladder

  • Move light weight objects or material overhead occasionally

  • Engage in full manual dexterity in both hands and wrists



Community / Marketing Title:Metals Operator

Company Profile:

Newell Brands (NYSE: NWL) is a leading global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate®, Sharpie®, Dymo®, EXPO®, Parker®, Elmer’s®, Coleman®, Jostens®, Marmot®, Rawlings®, Oster®, Sunbeam®, FoodSaver®, Mr. Coffee®, Rubbermaid Commercial Products®, Graco®, Baby Jogger®, NUK®, Calphalon®, Rubbermaid®, Contigo®, First Alert®, Waddington and Yankee Candle®. For hundreds of millions of consumers, Newell Brands makes life better every day, where they live, learn, work and play.