Process Technician Assistant

Amcor, Inc. with headquarters in Thomson, GA is a privately held manufacturer and supplier to the global plastics industry. The company was founded 25+ years ago and operates four divisions, all of which are poised for a period of rapid growth.  Due to continued expansion in our Film and Bag Division we have a need for additional Process Technician Assistants.

Primary Responsibility:

The Production Process Technician Assistant is responsible for working safe and for all quality and reporting of the product being produced per their assigned line or lines.  They must be attentive and self-motivated. He/she must also be able to work as a team. He/she must be good at communicating with others. He/she must be fully capable of assisting the Process Technicians with their duties. The amount of equipment and processes used requires attention to detail and ability to keep pace with the process in order to minimize setup time and scrap.

  • Reports directly to Shift Supervisor (dotted line to Process Technician)


            To include but not limited to:

  • Inspect for quality per specification sheet
  • Doff rolls from winders using roll carts and place rolls onto pallets per specifications and capable of performing these duties on multiple production lines
  • Read and comprehend a standard US English tape measure
  • Read, comprehend, and follow all specifications in the job folder and anywhere in the job folder
  • Proficient with math and reading
  • Complete all required paperwork (batch sheet, scrap log, quality forms, parameter sheets, any special customer requirements, any other forms as needed)
  • Assist Process Technician during trouble shooting, changeovers, startups, line setup and shutdown
  • Drain resin hoppers
  • Monitor production speeds and notify Process Technicians of any concerns
  • Train others as needed
  • Use color/additive feeders
  • Cut plastic from cores using a utility knife and wearing proper PPE
  • Cut cores using a table saw
  • Maintain ink/solvent levels in print presses
  • Maintain a clean environment in all areas of the facility
  • Using the correct sized pallet, stacking finished goods on the pallet, and wrapping and labeling a finished pallet per customer specifications
  • Able to perform these duties on any production line in P1 facility including accessory equipment such as Pelletizer or Munchy
  • Be professional and be a part of the team
  • Perform continuous inspections of product both visual as well as through the use of micrometers and record product and process parameters.
  • Complete all necessary paperwork as required, giving particular attention to product weights and scrap.
  • Package product according to instructions
  • Keep extrusion lines, equipment, and surrounding areas clean and orderly.
  • Use lifting equipment and fork trucks on a regular basis
  • Help with breaks and lunches on all lines
  • Learn the duties of a Process Technician so they are capable of filling in during absences
  • Perform other duties as required and assigned by shift supervisor or facility management



Qualifications and Skills:


  • High school diploma/GED
  • 1+ years working in a manufacturing environment
  • Strong work ethic and organizational skills
  • Able to multi-task in a fast-paced manufacturing environment
  • Capable of lifting 50+ pounds unassisted
  • Able to work on foot for long periods of time
  • Climb stairs, crouch, kneel, bend
  • Reliable mode of transportation
  • Good communicator




To apply for this position, please send your resume to: