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Production Lead

Honeoye, New York
Job Type
23 Sep 2022
Job Description:

Monitors departmental personnel in the safe set-up, operation and maintenance of machinery.
Assists supervisor in directing daily activities to promote and maintain a clean, safe and efficient work area.
Troubleshoots equipment and makes appropriate machine repairs/adjustments when qualified to do so.
Coordinates activity between various shifts to ensure smooth transition of duties.
Performs quality inspections on extrusion and thermoforming and printing operations.
Monitors production output, assists in the scheduling of employees.
Assists in employee evaluation and the proper completion of performance reviews.
Reviews machine output against production demands and researches ways to improve productivity. Reviews and ensures that all BRC data and production reports are complete.
Follows and participates in plant safe housekeeping guidelines designed to ensure a safe work environment. Reviews Job Hazard Analysis with employees upon hire, new lines, annually.
Remains compliant with BRC requirements as per this location's written "Food Safety & Quality Policy"

Dolco Packaging, a Tekni-Plex Consumer Products Company

Who is Tekni-Plex?

Tekni-Plex is a 50-year global leader providing innovative solutions through material science and manufacturing technologies. Our solutions are found in some of the most well-known names in the Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Personal Care, Household and Food & Beverage markets.
We transform ideas into products that improve everyday life.
The Consumer Products Division of Tekni-Plex encompasses 6,000 employees operating in more than 10 countries with over $1B in annual revenue.

Who is Dolco Packaging?

A leading proactive fresh foods solutions provider offering a variety of products in a variety of sustainable material solutions.
Dolco manufactures egg cartons, fruit, poultry and meat trays, molded fiber trays, as well as other industrial packaging solutions carefully engineered to protect food.
We pride ourselves in servicing our customers with solutions that can help them protect their perishable products throughout their journey to consumers.

Why Work for us?

With Company Values like Innovation, Integrity and Trust, and Employee Fulfillment, Tekni-Plex offers every employee around the world the opportunity to stretch, grow and succeed every day.
With 27 consecutive quarters of year-over-year EBITDA growth, we have both a proud history and a compelling future. We are always thinking, and rethinking, about ways we can design, create, and deliver responsible packaging that protects our customers' brands, their consumers' experiences and the environment.
Behind every great Tekni-Plex product is a COLLABORATIVE TEAM of dedicated employees who are truly making a difference for our customers and communities. Our entire team is Tekni-Proud!


Demonstrated leadership.


Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write and legibly complete reports and time cards. Ability to understand and follow verbal instructions. Read, analyze and interpret technical procedures and manufacturing terminology. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to other employees of the organization. Ability to speak effectively before groups of employees. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers and the general public.


Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.


Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form. Ability to define problems, collects data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; or smell. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts and vibration. The employee is regularly required to work with others, but may occasionally work alone. The employee is occasionally exposed humid conditions; heights; skin irritants; outside weather conditions; high heat; and risk of static shock. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud. Employee will be required to fill in for supervisor in an absence.
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  • Job Reference: 719154566-2
  • Date Posted: 23 September 2022
  • Recruiter: TEKNI-PLEX
  • Location: Honeoye, New York
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent