Newell Brands Adhesives Operator in Statesville, North Carolina

POSITION TITLE: Adhesives Operator

LOCATION: Statesville, NC

REPORTS TO: Production Supervisor

SHIFT: 1st (Monday – Friday 6:30 am to 3:00 pm)


• Understand, exemplify, and drive all safety, quality goals and production goals in the department

• Take ownership of assigned lines and assist in driving needed production output

• Setup, maintain, and change over one or more lines without supervision

• Understand Packer responsibilities and duties and capable to provide direction to meet the required quality and production

• Troubleshoot all related equipment

• Make recommendations to improve production output and quality

• Timely and accurate completion of paperwork and SAP transactions

• Meet and exceed company-established efficiency and productivity goals


• Demonstrated understanding of fractions, ratio, and basic mathematical functions beyond a 9th grade level

• Ability to effectively use a micrometer, calculator, basic ruler

• Understanding of weights and measure

• Ability to communicate well, verbally and non-verbally

• Familiar with a business system

• Experience with goal-oriented problem solving

• Must have strong mechanical aptitude

• Must be able to follow all safety procedures and company policies

• Demonstrate good attention to detail

• Ability to work well with others


• Ability to work overtime and call-ins as necessary

• Flexibility to work any shift or department to meet business needs

• Must be able to read, understand and follow written and verbal work instructions

• Must be able to pass a background check and drug screen

• Must be able to lift to 50 pounds

• Must be able to walk, bend, kneel, stoop, climb, reach and grasp for varying periods of time up to a consecutive 12-hour period


• Minimum of 2 years experience in an industrial manufacturing environment as an entry level operator preferred

Newell Brands (NYSE: NWL) is a leading global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate, Sharpie, Dymo, EXPO, Parker, Elmers, Coleman, Jostens, Marmot, Rawlings, Oster, Sunbeam, FoodSaver, Mr. Coffee, Rubbermaid Commercial Products, Graco, Baby Jogger, NUK, Calphalon, Rubbermaid, Contigo, First Alert, Waddington and Yankee Candle. For hundreds of millions of consumers, Newell Brands makes life better every day, where they live, learn, work and play. Newell Brands and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and comply with applicable employment laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled are encouraged to apply.