Inteplast Group MGHK- Conversion Operator in Seguin, Texas

Description/Job Summary


To safely produce good, quality bags using conversion equipment.


  • Willing to work a 2-2-3 schedule with planned day/night rotation

  • Willing to work 12 hour shifts

  • Willing to lift 30 pounds routinely

  • Basic understanding of machine operations and adjustments

  • Good technical skills – some background in a mechanical field

  • Good attendance and work habits

  • Good communication skills

  • Willing to handle job stress and interact with others in the workplace

  • Must have regular, reliable attendance and willing to work otuside the regular schedule as required.


  • Performs routine operations required to operate and adjust multi-lane bag machines with autopak equipment to produce plastic bags from blown tubing.

  • Work from specific team leader / supervisor instructions, standard operating procedures and precise product specification sheets in the routine operation and adjustment of multiple bag machines running multiple products.

  • Perform set ups and changeovers based upon prescribed procedures and production demand.

  • Use ruler, retractable knifes, hook knifes and various hand tools.

  • Operate pallet jack and fork lift as assigned (once qualified)

  • Perform Quality tests on finished product to insure quality of product and conformance to specified tolerances. Areas inspected include: length and width, preseal location and quality, side seals, perforation or slitting, bundle count and overall appearance.

  • Perform leak audits according to standardized procedures and perform simple calculations to record results (for consumer bags)

  • Make routine machine adjustments to correct minor deviations from tolerance.

  • Diagnose routine problems, detect cause and perform required machine adjustments.

  • Detect and report faulty equipment, unusual conditions and defective material to team leader / supervisor.

  • Weigh scrap according to prescribed procedure.

  • Move materials as necessary in the performance of duties or as directed.

  • Maintain work area and equipment in a clean and orderly condition.

  • Follow prescribed Safety rules and regulations.

  • Perform other related duties as assigned, directed or in accordance with designated responsibilities.

  • Train temporary personnel and others to perform routine operations required to operate and adjust multi-lane bag machines with autopak equipment to produce integral zipper bags from blown tubing.

  • Operate up to two conversion machines as required with a Packer.

  • Cover teammates during breaks.

  • Perform other duties as requested by management.