Machine Operator (Slitter Operator) in Windsor, CT at CoWorx Staffing Services

Date Posted: 7/21/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We are currently hiring Machine Operators (Slitter Operator) for our client, a global supplier of bonding solutions and manufacturer of adhesive-based products for the Healthcare and Industrial markets, in Windsor, CT. 

The Slitter Operator is responsible for all aspects of the operation on the slitter used for converting jumbo rolls of adhesive product into smaller rolls

Job Requirements


  • Operation generally involves the loading of a jumbo roll onto unwind, adjusting machine components for the specific product, slitting and rewinding continuous strips of adhesive product onto cores  
  • The role includes inspection of the web while slitting, manual cutting of finished sets before removal to the packaging area
  • Operation will also include the setup of the packaging area and direction to the Packer(s) as required 
  • At all times the Slitter Operator is to provide guidance to the team at the work cell and is to work in conjunction with other slitter operators to expedite change overs and trouble shooting
  • This position reports to the shift supervisor


  • Proven ability to work as a team within a diverse workforce in a manufacturing environment 
  • Demonstrate initiative to learn and accept additional responsibility
  • Acceptable attendance record 
  • Ability to foster creative change in an established team environment  
  • Positive attitude
  • Good manual dexterity 
  • Ability to lift cartons and product on a continual basis 
  • Working knowledge of ERP Systems 
  • Good eyesight to identify product defects while packing 
  • Ability to use and understand basic math 
  • Computer aptitude

Benefits Include:

  • Health, Dental, and Vision
  • Patient Care Programs
  • Employee Referral Programs
  • 401k
  • Direct Deposit and Payroll Debit Card options

Shifts Available:

  • Day Shift: Monday to Thursday, 6am to 6pm (plus OT)
  • Night Shift: Monday to Thursday,6pm to 6am, (plus OT)

At this time we are happy to offer video or telephone interviews to qualified candidates or you can come in person to our recruiting office if that is your preference.