Open Positions

Various Production Positions
Maintenance Mechanical Position
Converting Operator


Various Production Positions

Production Machine, Laboratory, and Printer Operators

The Wauford Group, a family of diverse companies, located in the Chester area, is now accepting applications for various Production positions.  All of these positions are located inside in a temperature controlled environment.

These positions require experience in performing one or more of the following:

  • Using PLC controlled machinery and equipment to load large roll good material into a thermal calendaring line.
  • Monitors and adjusts PLC controls of thermal rolls as dictated by quality lab checks to ensure the proper specifications are obtained.
  • Operating and monitoring flexographic print decks through PLC and visual controls to ensure the proper specifications, color and brightness are obtained on the product.
  • Operating a state of the art testing laboratory. Testing samples of production material to ensure that it meets customer and building industry specification.
  • Operating state of the art converting and robotic equipment that ensures the finished product is packaged and labeled correctly.
  • Prepares operational and quality assurance reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.
  • Maintains continuity among work teams by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs.
  • Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.

Competitive salary and benefits, including health and dental coverage and a 401(k) Plan.  High School Diploma or GED is required.

All members of the Wauford Group family of companies are Equal Employment Opportunity Employers.

Apply using the job form below.


Maintenance Mechanical Position

The Wauford Group, a family of diverse companies, located in the Petersburg area, is now accepting resumes for Maintenance Mechanic positions.

Qualifications needed: Minimum of two years of experience in an industrial environment; Electrical and Mechanical Maintenance and Troubleshooting Background; Ability to use Electrical Diagnostic Equipment; experience with multiple styles of packaging equipment; ability to learn various processes, equipment repair and preventive maintenance.

Duties include: Maintain various pieces of industrial equipment by troubleshooting electrical and mechanical hardware problems; Perform electrical and mechanical preventive maintenance on machines; maintain facility hardware and mechanical systems; knowledge and understanding of Industrial Machine Operation and Maintenance and basic understanding of mechanical systems.

Must have good organizational skills; follow safety rules and be self-directed as well as working along with the team.

Competitive salary and benefits

All members of the Wauford Group family of companies are Equal Employment Opportunity Employers.

Apply using the job form below.


Converting Operator

Diversified Converters is now hiring converting machine operators in the Chester area. This is a light industrial manufacturing position working with a team of motivated employees in a safe and climate-controlled environment. We offer a competitive starting wage with opportunities for pay increases as you learn new skills, as well as benefits including health insurance, paid time off, shift differential for night shift employees, 401(k) match, holiday pay, and more once eligibility requirements are met. Come build a career with us!

Responsibilities:

  • Prioritize commitment to all safety policies and procedures
  • Must learn & understand all aspects of Interlocks, E-Stops, and Lock-outs
  • Incoming Roll inspection & the importance of identifying segregation & mapsheet information
  • Be able to load rolls safely & properly prepare splices
  • Correctly log & enter information in the InTrack system keeping accurate & legible paperwork
  • Be proficient in all aspects of converting machine operation

Job Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Recent forklift experience and/or must be willing to train on the forklift
  • 1 year warehouse experience
  • This is a temp to full-time position after a short trial period

Benefits:

  • Competitive starting wage with opportunity to earn pay increases
  • Generous shift differential for night shift work
  • Health and life insurance
  • 401k with employer match
  • Vacation and holiday pay
  • Safety recognition awards
  • Training to enhance your opportunities for advancement
  • First-day training so you know what to expect from day one
  • Respectful, employee-focused work environment

Physical/Environmental Requirements:

  • Lift up to 50 pounds
  • Climb, bend, twist, stand and reach repetitively
  • Operate moving equipment
  • Work in hot/cold/damp/cramped environments
  • Willing to work in heights
  • Must pass a drug test and Criminal background check
  • Steel toe shoes required
  • Normal lifting requirements are 50lbs

Competitive salary and benefits

All members of the Wauford Group family of companies are Equal Employment Opportunity Employers.

Job Type: Full-time

Apply using the job form below.