Shields, a Novolex brand, has immediate openings at its plant in Yakima, WA. They are one of the leading North American producers of flexible packaging, with substantial capabilities in blown-film extrusion, printing, bag making and other converting processes. They serve all types of industries including retail, grocery, food service, hospitality, and industrial markets. 

They are currently hiring in Yakima for Operator Assistants, Operators, and Mechanics to join their growing team — which is rich in diversity. New employees will receive a $500 sign on bonus after 90 days.

Plus, as Novolex continues to expand, there are opportunities for growth across manufacturing, engineering, procurement, supply chain, finance, HR, sales, marketing, and more.

Benefits include medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. They even offer a 401(k) with company match and a free on-site medical center. Other benefits such as Employee Assistance Program, STD and LTD, and MetLife Legal Plan are also available.

Below is more info about their current openings at Novolex:

Operators – Do you have related experience? This positions primary focus is to set up and operate extrusion presses, bag machines, and winders, etc.. Please list your experience in your application for Operator Assistant. Click here to learn more about this position and apply today.

Mechanic - This is a hands-on position responsible for preventive maintenance on the company’s Extrusion team.  The position requires 12-hour shifts rotating between days and nights every other month. The ideal candidate should have 2-5 years of experience in a related field. Click here to learn more and apply for this position today. 

Operator Assistant - This entry-level position starts with a pay of $15.30 an hour, and there’s room to advance. The primary focus of this job is to ensure that product is being packaged and inspected for quality, including size, print, and seal quality, prior to shipment to the customer. Click here to learn more and apply for this position today. 

So whether you're looking for an entry-level position or looking to jump-start your career, Novolex has the next big opportunity. 

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