Machine Operator, DIE Cutter

  • Job Reference: 1286089732-2
  • Date Posted: 4 April 2024
  • Recruiter: Proampac
  • Location: Portland, Oregon
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Care in the community, Housekeeping & Maintenance, Management & Supervisors

Job Description

Our pay and benefits are competitive along with 11 paid holidays and a great wellness program. This is a fantastic opportunity to leverage your manufacturing experience and learn valuable niche skills that are in high demand, plus earn great pay and outstanding benefits!

Position Summary:

The die cutter operator is responsible for the safe set up and operation of the die cutting equipment within the department. Ensuring conformance to Safety Policies, Rules and Regulations and general housekeeping standards. Meets or exceeds production, quality, and efficiency requirements at all times.

Basic Duties and Tasks but not limited to:  

  Set up and operate designated die cutting machine.

  Use the proper personal protective equipment required to perform the job duties.

  Operate the die cutting Machines as a member of the production team.

  Work as a team with fellow team members to achieve departmental goals in safety, quality, and efficient operation of the equipment.

  Maintain accurate production reporting.

  Perform Pre-Start Inspections of the machine and material to ensure that safe operation will begin.

  Perform periodic visual quality checks of the material throughout the run and adjust the die.

  Ensure zero defects are sent to the customer.

  Perform daily and periodic cleaning of the machine and department.


  • Good Communication, organization, time management, and measurement skills
  • Dependable and reliable
  • Basic math, reading, and writing skills.
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs.
  • Understand Quality Criteria
  • Ability to distinguish colors
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to work with computers and software such as Microsoft excel, as well as data processing skill