Machine Assistants – 2nd Shift

Are you looking to begin a career with an established and stable local company? We have a GREAT opportunity for you!

Privately held, Great Northern is one of the nation’s largest independent producers of corrugated packaging.  For more than five decades, customers have turned to Great Northern for integrated, comprehensive packaging solutions in industrial, commercial and retail markets.  Our vision is to help our employees win through personal growth and a shared future.  This is an exciting time to join and be a part of our growing team.

In addition to excellent wages the company has a competitive benefits package including medical, dental, and vision; life insurance; long and short term disability; paid time off; holidays; profit sharing and 401(k) with company match. We also offer our employees a safe, clean, friendly environment and room for growth!

Position Summary

Responsible for set-up and operation of bandsaw, laminator, sheet gluer, up and down, and all floor operations requiring handwork. Provides assistance on taper, stitcher, slitter, baler, bander, bandsaw, and whenever and wherever work load requires to aid in the profitable flow of customer product from production through delivery while maintaining customer specifications and GNC quality and efficiency standards by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities Include the Following. Other Duties May Be Assigned.

  1. Operates bandsaw, laminator, sheet gluer, and up and down.
  2. Studies, evaluates and organizes daily work list received from specialty & finishing supervisor to determine maximum efficiency in order of runs.
  3. Enters set-up code, run code and related comments into work station computer.
  4. Sets up and adjusts machine to accurately cut, glue, slot, bundle and unitize corrugated sheets.
  5. Runs machine to produce product to proper GNC and customer specifications.
  6. Inputs total piece, finished product, unit and scrap counts into work station computer.
  7. Directs and works along with assistant to complete set-up procedure and production run in the most efficient time and manner for each order on equipment assigned to operate.
  8. Performs assistant operator duties on taper, stitcher, and slitter.
  9. Provides assistance throughout the production area.
  10. Performs clean up activities in production and on the grounds as assigned.
  11. Regular and reliable attendance.
  12. Follows all quality set-up, run and check out procedures for accuracy and quality.

2nd Shift Corrugated Machine Operators

Position Summary

Are you looking for a career with an established and stable company? We have a GREAT opportunity for you!

Great Northern – Twin Cities, LLC is welcoming EXPERIENCED 2nd Shift corrugated Machine Operators. Qualified candidates will exemplify our core values, and will possess the skills needed to succeed in a fast paced environment.


  • HS Diploma or GED
  • Proficient in English
  • Lift 50 lbs
  • Ability to read a ruler
  • Mechanical and spatial aptitude
  • Attention to detail, accuracy, and quality on a daily basis
  • Must be dedicated, reliable and punctual
  • Must pass basic math quiz

Preference will be given to applicants with corrugated or paper experience. We offer competitive pay and great benefits. We also offer our employees a safe, clean, friendly environment and room for growth!

Apply in person between 8am – 4pm at:
Great Northern Corporation – Twin Cities, LLC
8600 Wyoming Avenue N
Brooklyn Park, MN 55445

or fill out our online application below. 

* No Phone Calls Please

Entry Level Packaging Technician (StrataGraph)

Are you looking to begin a career with an established and stable local company? We have a GREAT opportunity for you!

Great Northern’s Oshkosh facility, known as STRATAGRAPH, produces innovative consumer packaging products which combine the best in packaging performance with the best in printing performance. Supported by state-of-the-art technology and equipment our people provide consumer product companies with a new, sustainable, cost-effective alternative to market and protect their products in the retail environment. Our advanced web-based manufacturing technology streamlines printing, laminating, die cutting, and folding/gluing.

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StrataGraph has immediate openings for entry level packaging technician. This position is responsible for packing product at the end of production equipment and ensuring product meets customer expectations. The beginning pay rate for entry level is $14.50 per hour. StrataGraph also offers opportunity to learn and develop to assistant operator and operator positions with greater earning potential.


  1. Reads and understands job jackets.
  2. Assists with make-ready functions at standard allowed times.
  3. Take off, boxes, and stacks folded and glued products.
  4. Assures that labels are correct applied properly.
  5. Performs quality checks throughout the run.
  6. Keeps accurate counts per skid and on job overall
  7. Monitors quality at all times.
  8. Assists with machine clean-up.
  9. Other duties as assigned.


2nd Shift Monday-Friday 2:00pm -10:00pm with frequent opportunities for overtime.

3rd Shift Sunday-Thursday 10:00pm-6:00am with frequent opportunities for overtime.


Candidates for these positions need to be self-managed, proactive, and able to interact well with other team members.


In addition to excellent wages the company has a competitive benefits package including: medical, dental, vision and life insurance; long and short timer disability, paid time off, paid holidays, profit sharing and 401(k) with company match.  StrataGraph offers our employees a safe, clean, friendly environment with room for growth!


If you are interested in this position, please contact Remedy Intelligent Staffing at or 920-252-7082. 

StrataGraph is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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