Be a part of our team!
We’re looking for passionate people to join our team. Our philosophy is simple – hire a team of diverse, eager people and foster a culture that empowers you to do your best work!
At Sun America, we offer:
- Holiday Pay
- Life Insurance
- Medical Insurance
- Dental/Vision Insurance
- Quarterly Attendance Bonus
Our thermoforming technicians start as a tech 1 with basics in inspecting and packing the plastic trays and containers. With time and knowledge, they can move up through the levels 2-5. As they progress in levels, they learn to set up, adjust and troubleshoot the machines as needed when product is not to spec. We look for candidates who are mechanically inclined and have had past experience working with setting up and troubleshooting machines.
Our Cup Technicians go through a training process to learn all job duties on our paper machines from inspecting, rolling and packing the cupcake and muffin papers. They are also responsible for keeping paper rolls stocked on the machine and completing minor adjustments to the machine as needed. We have 22 number of machines that produce various sizes and run at various speeds. Cup Technicians need to become proficient at all machines.
Our Utility position makes sure our Thermoforming Technicians and Cup Technicians are stocked with supplies such as paper, boxes and tape. They will use the hand pallet jack and forklift to move heavy pallets of raw materials and finished product through the plant to the machines and shipping area for pickup.
Our Warehouse position drives the company box trucks between 3 offsite warehouse locations loading and unloading the raw materials for production and finished product for customer pickup. They complete shipping paperwork and load customer trucks at these locations.
Our Slitting Technicians run the slitting machines that cut the jumbo paper rolls down to various sizes that go on the cup machines to produce different size cups for our customer orders. We look for employees who are mechanically inclined and have past experience running and troubleshooting machines.