WestRock Rewind Operator, 1st Shift in United States

Rewind Operator, 1st Shift - Patchogue, NY

217 River Avenue

Patchogue, New York, 11772

United States

GENERAL PURPOSE: Inspects each job for quality and rewinds in compliance with customer specifications.


• Rewinds product according to customer specifications and internal procedures.

• Visually inspects labels for defects.

• Assists supervisor/manager with decisions on quality when not clearly within defined parameters.

• Sets up multiple slitter units.

• Slits down jobs.

• Responsible for product segregation to avoid cross contamination.

• Maintains inventory of rewind material and replenishes as needed.

• Adheres to SOP's, procedures and work instructions.

• Sets up and runs the Label Vision System.

• Splices rolls together following customer's specifications.

• Maintains the Rewind equipment using the PM schedules.

• Follows procedures to setup and operate the back numbering equipment.

• Operates the table top rewind equipment when needed.

• Performs other job duties as assigned.


• High school diploma or general education degree (G.E.D.) required.

• Two months’ related experience and/or training is preferred.

• Must have the ability to read and write instructions. .

• Must have the ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals.


• Must have strong mathematical skills (fractions. ratios, rulers and decimals).

• Must have good color perception and the ability to pay close attention to detail.

• Must be able to work well with others and in a high pressure environment.

• Must have good problem solving skills.

• Must have basic computer skills.

• Must be able to maintain good attendance.

• Must be willing to work overtime as needed; significant overtime may be required during busy periods.

• Must be able to flex schedule to meet the needs of production, including working a different shift if needed.

• Must have good communication skills.

• Must have a proactive and creative approach to projects.

• Must pass color vision and hue test.

• Must be able to perform all essential functions of this job with or without reasonable accommodation.




General Application

WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.

Rewind Operator, 1st Shift