Glue Roll Operator

Glue Roll Operator

Specialty: Industrial & Skilled Manufacturing

Job Description

Glue Roll Operator

Specialized company in Rutland, VT operating on a national scale, is seeking a Glue Roll Operator for this direct hire role. This facility manufactures foils, metals, films, and graphics. In this role, you will perform a variety of film embossing, machine setups, and operations to imprint designs onto various films among a variety of other duties.

Responsibilities of the Glue Roll Operator:

  • Set up and operate Mixing Meter, glue roll and press. Layup and press panels according to customer specifications.
  • Adjust machine components to accurately/correctly regulate spread rates, pressure rates, resin and veneer flows.
  • Watch gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure machines are working properly.
  • Monitor machine operations and observe lights and gauges to detect malfunctions
  • Feed plies into glue roll and layup by hand. Manually load panel into press. Offload panel by hand or move onto conveyor.
  • Examine and measure panels to verify conformance to standards, using measuring devices such as templates, micrometers and calipers to 1000th inch, or tape measures, in both metric and standard measure.
  • Cross train in other departments when necessary
  • Ensure machines are routinely maintained; that specific products material stocks are available and ready for production runs
  • Review work orders, specifications, or instructions to determine layup patterns and pressing procedures, settings, and adjustments for building a panel.
  • Clear jams, and remove defective or substandard materials using appropriate safety protocols, including Lock Out/Tag Out.
  • Record production run quantities, job orders, product and materials used, and machinery downtimes
  • Participate in inventory control, data entry, and other operations
  • Transport processed materials to storage or holding areas
  • Maintain established quality and quaintly standards
  • Follow prescribed safety precautions, department and company policies, procedures, rules, and regulations
  • Maintain work area and equipment in a clean, orderly, operational, and safe condition by confirming area to 5S standards

Qualifications of the Glue Roll Operator:

  • Use of shop arithmetic, including decimals and fractions; simple use of charts, tables, specifications, schedules, computer-programmed controllers
  • Use of adjustable measuring instruments requiring knowledge in machine and equipment operations
  • 2+ years of machine operator experience.
  • Use of judgment within the limits of reorganized or standard methods or procedures

To apply for this position, please email your resume to, or call 802-786-2222 or apply online at

About Leddy Group

We are Leddy Group… a privately owned, regional staffing company serving NH, ME, VT & northern MA. One great brand… multiple specialties in accounting and finance, administrative and executive assistants, engineering, human resources, industrial and skilled manufacturing, and office support and customer service.

At Leddy Group we combine a consistency of values and traits with a singular standard for quality and best practices. We hold each other accountable to those standards, measure success by the quality of our outcomes, and establish goals based on continuous improvement metrics. This is the compass which leads us to put the right people in the right places. Methodology and process to assess skills and experience. Focusing on fit, company, and culture.

The success of our team is based on the success of our outcomes and your satisfaction. Period. Do what you love… love what you do. Put people first… always.

Glue Roll Operator

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