Lead Coating Operator 1st Shift – $1,000 Sign-on Bonus

Full Time
Andover, MA
Manufacturing & Warehouse

Website Shawsheen

Shawsheen is seeking a highly motivated full-time Lead Coating Operator – 1st Shift to join their team in Andover, MA. As a Lead Coating Operator, you will help perform the duties necessary to run the cohesive coating machine. The ideal candidate will consistently follow all safety procedures, product quality requirements, and meet daily production rates and schedules.


  • Batch and mix required adhesives.
  • Load and operate coating machine per the operating instruction.
  • Continuously monitor and adjust coat weight to meet specifications.
  • Ensure production documentation is accurate and complete.
  • Communicate all production, quality, and safety issues to Shift Supervisor or Plant Manager immediately.
  • Wear personal protection and hygiene equipment (hair net, steel-toed shoes, and safety glasses).
  • Other duties as needed.

SCHEDULE This is a full-time position working Monday – Thursday, 4:00pm – 2:30am after training has been completed. Training will be 45-60 days, working Tuesday – Friday 6:00am -4:30pm. Overtime is routinely available.

COMPENSATION Starting wage between $20 – $23/hour, depending on knowledge and experience.

BENEFITS Shawsheen offers an excellent benefits package after 60 days of employment, including medical, dental, and vision insurance, paid holidays and sick time, quarterly attendance bonus and eligibility for a 401 K plan after 6 months.


  • High school diploma or equivalent is preferred. 
  • Experience operating cohesive coating machines is a plus.
  • Experience in machine operation is a plus.
  • Ability to work and communicate effectively in a team environment.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Willingness to work 10-hour shifts and overtime as needed.
  • Must have dependable transportation. The Shawsheen plant is accessible by public transportation– we are a three-minute walk from the Ballardvale station of the MBTA (Haverhill Line, just 12 minutes from downtown Lawrence).

APPLY ONLINE at bsct.hirescore.com. Visit the plant at 220 Andover St., Andover, MA or call 978.475.1710 Ext.138

About Shawsheen: Shawsheen is part of Bradford Shawsheen Coating Technologies (BSCT). BSCT is the integration of Shawsheen Coating and Converting from Andover, MA. with Bradford Industries of Lowell, MA.

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