Extrusion Operator

This position is for Pactiv, a company of Reynolds Group Holding Inc. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

  • Operate and process an Extruder
  • Use measurement instruments to verify quality specifications are being met.
  • Operate and make minor process adjustments to ensure product quality and process stability.
  • Effectively communicate with Supervisor / Lead and other associates, sharing information to ensure team is working towards and meeting production goals.
  • May mix thermoplastic materials, according to formula, for feeding extrusion machine.
  • Set up extrusion machine by inputting information into a computer console, set roll gaps to precise sizes, insert die shims for correct sheet width and ensures quality control is production grade.
  • Regulates rate of extrusion to prevent metal rupture and adherence of metal to container walls.
  • Record data such as process conditions and production paper work and Hour/Hour charts.
  • Housekeeping on a daily basis.
  • Operate aerial lift, fork lift, scissor lift and crane.


  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must possess a high school diploma or equivalent. Individual must be able to accurately input all formulas and recipes into the computer console. Experience with extrusion machines is preferred. He / She must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.

Want to learn more? Visit us at WWW.Pactiv.com . Pactiv is an Equal Opportunity Employer EEO AA M/F/Vet/Disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veterans status, or any other characteristics protected by law. #ZR "IND1P" #CB1

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