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Sonoco Production Lead – 1st & 3rd Shifts (Plastic Injection Molding & Extrusion) in Logan, Utah

Position: Production Lead – 3rd Shift (Plastic Injection Molding & Extrusion)

Location: Logan, UT

Shift: We have openings on the First and Third shifts only

You will like working for us as we have amazing people and a highly collaborative culture. Global success hasn’t changed our tight-knit feel – we’ve simply grown into a larger, more diverse family. We have thousands of jobs around the globe and encourage all of our associates to chase their dreams without having to find them in another company – it truly is a special place.

While reporting to the Plant Manager, you will be responsible for leading the third shift in Safety, Production and Quality. You will take pride in your personal hands-on and analytical abilities, organizational skills and attention to detail.

The work assignments may vary from day-to-day including but not limited to:

  • Guaranteeing the safety of yourself and coworkers

  • Always remaining knowledgeable, compliant and willing to hold others to all safety rules and policies.

  • Completing shift in Safety, Quality, and Production.

  • Completing appraisals of direct reports.

  • Giving direction and supervision to direct reports.

  • Startup of machines

  • Troubleshooting machines.

  • Basic machine and mold PM’s

  • Verifying quality systems and input quality data.

  • Utilizing scientific molding principles to maintain processes.

  • Completing material handling needs on shift.

  • Managing shift paperwork, work orders, production targets, and goals.

  • Assisting the maintenance, quality, and engineering departments as needed.

This position is in our Logan, UT plant.

  • We expect you to be Sonoco mission driven

  • You will need to have a High School Diploma or equivalent, secondary education is preferred.

  • You must previous injection/molding and/or extrusion experience

  • Previous leadership and supervisory experience is preferred

  • You will need to have exceptional troubleshooting and problem solving abilities.

  • To succeed in this role you will need excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • You will need to be able to lift up to 50 lbs. as needed.

  • Having the ability to effectively work with a team in a fast-paced environment is crucial to success.

  • You will need to have excellent math skills, English language and writing skills, basic mechanical skills and exceptional communication abilities.

  • You will need to have good computer skills familiar with Excel, Word, Windows, Internet, Email, etc.

  • Experience with SPC Quality Systems is preferred

We care about the health and wellness of you and your family. That is why we offer a comprehensive benefits package that makes it easier to manage your health and provide financial security for you and your family.

Apply today and help us get stronger!

We are an equal opportunity employer, and we strictly prohibit and do not tolerate discrimination against employees, applicants or any other covered persons because of race, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, marital status, gender identity or expression, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any legally protected characteristic.

Founded in 1899, Sonoco (NYSE: SON) is a global provider of a variety of consumer packaging, industrial products, protective packaging, and displays and packaging supply chain services. With annualized net sales of approximately $5.4 billion, the Company has 23,000 employees working in approximately 300 operations in 36 countries, serving some of the world’s best known brands in some 85 nations. Sonoco is committed to creating sustainable products, services and programs for our customers, employees and communities that support our corporate purpose of Better Packaging. Better Life. The Company ranked first in the Packaging sector on Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies for 2019 as well as Barron’s 100 Most Sustainable Companies.