Job Opportunities

Job Opportunities

Join the STL Team

STL is known as an innovative leader in the design and production of functional adhesive labels. In fact, we are the nation’s leading scratch-off label manufacturer. We continually invest in technology and our team as we strive to always improve.

If you’re technically inclined, committed to excellence, and want to work in a positive environment, STL may be the place for you.

Read about current job opportunities below.

Applicants who are selected for an interview will be required to take a basic Mechanical Aptitude Test.
A drug screen is required prior to employment, including THC.
Hourly rates are determined based on experience and are negotiable.

Current Openings

Label Finishing Operator

Label Finishing Operator [view on Indeed]

We are hiring in our finishing departments which involves operating a machine, inspecting products and equipment for defects, and communication with the team. Learn to manage a rewinding or spooling machine to remove defects and produce visually appealing, quality rolls of material that are in spec. Communicate with the Shift Supervisor about defects, overages and shortages. Build rapport by showing that you are committed to learning and can be relied upon to access opportunities for advancement. It is always our preference to train a Press Operator or Coating Operator when they have experience in one of our Finishing Departments.

Job Type: Full Time | 40 hours expected

Pay: $17-21/hour depending on manufacturing experience (with room for advancement)

Shift & Schedule: Day or Night Shift | 12 hour shifts | No weekends

  1. Weekday Schedule: Mon – Thurs 5AM – 5PM
  2. Weeknight Schedule: Mon – Thurs 5PM – 5AM ($1 Shift Differential)

Location: Gresham, OR 97030 | in-person | no remote options

Eligible for Benefits: Yes


Qualifications and Experience

We are more than happy to train someone with absolutely no experience, we do it all the time. However, if you have been successful in other manufacturing jobs regardless of the industry, we absolutely take this into consideration. If you have achieved success in a technical and/or challenging field we highly encourage you to apply! Must pass Drug Test.

Language

English (preferred)

Benefits

401(k); 401(k) matching; Dental insurance; Flexible schedule; Flexible spending account; Health insurance; Health savings account; Life insurance; Paid time off; Parental leave; Referral program; Vision insurance.

Applicants who are selected will be required to take a basic Mechanical Aptitude Test prior to interview. Drug screen required prior to employment. Hourly rates are determined based on experience and are negotiable.

Purchasing assistant

Purchasing Assistant [view on Indeed]

Superior Tape & Label is a family business where everyone has the opportunity to challenge themselves and learn something completely new. At our base we are a Flexographic Printing Company, but over the past 30 years of business we have expanded to Adhesive Coating, Gravure Printing, and Equipment Design. We are always continuing to add new equipment, grow our product lines and build our family of great employees.

Superior Tape and Label is currently looking to grow their purchasing/buying team.

In this role you will be an active member of the purchasing team. The role works closely with all departments at STL. Your primary goal will be to ensure accurate and timely deliveries.

Job Type: Full Time | 40 hours / week

Pay: Starting at $18/hour – $21/hour, with room for advancement

Shift & Schedule: Mon-Fri, 8 AM-4:30 PM with some flexibility

Location: Gresham, OR 97030 | in-person | no remote options

Eligible for Benefits: Yes

Qualifications and Experience

  • Prior office experience. 3+ years preferred.
  • Basic machine mechanical aptitude
  • High computer skills (Excel, Access, Microsoft Office Suite)
  • Dependability and reliability
  • Intermediate math skills and reading comprehension
  • Excellent communication skills via email, phone and video conference.
  • Detail-oriented
  • Great organization skills
  • Quick learner with a good attitude.
  • Flexible in a fast paced environment.
  • A fascination with the manufacturing process and getting to the root of how products are produced.

Responsibilities

  • Lace and oversee all material and supply orders (and any others as directed)
  • Maintain accurate information with regard to all faucets of order placement (confirmations, delivery dates, shipping/tracking information, pricing, etc.)
  • Maintain continual awareness of department budgets
  • Continually monitor raw materials and supplies and place orders as needed to ensure there are no disruptions to service and/or production
  • Maintain familiarity with pricing, lead times and vendor contracts.
  • Consistently evaluate processes and schedules to ensure the most efficient and cost effective procurement
  • Communicate intradepartmentally any changes to lead times, prices, delivery dates, etc.
  • Schedule routine facilities maintenance as assigned
  • Create all materials, inks, supplies, etc. as requested in CERM and maintain accurate records with regard to such
  • Ensure supplier records are accurate and up to date
  • Know and adherence to internal processes
  • Support other Superior Departments needing assistance.

Language

English (preferred)

Benefits

401(k); 401(k) matching; Dental insurance; Flexible schedule; Flexible spending account; Health insurance; Health savings account; Life insurance; Paid time off; Parental leave; Referral program; Vision insurance.

Applicants who are selected will be required to take a basic Mechanical Aptitude Test prior to interview. Drug screen required prior to employment. Hourly rates are determined based on experience and are negotiable.

Industrial Maintenance Technician

Industrial Maintenance Technician [view on Indeed]

STL is a family business where everyone has the opportunity to challenge themselves and learn something completely new. At our base we are a Flexographic Printing Company, but over the past 30 years of business we have expanded to Adhesive Coating, Gravure Printing, and Equipment Design. We are always continuing to add new equipment, grow our product lines and build our family of great employees.

STL is currently seeking individuals to train for the daily maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of our equipment. Our business thrives because of our ability to utilize specialty equipment with customized features, and think outside the box to manufacture a wide range of adhesive tapes and labels for niche customers.

We can offer you a position where you can either use your experience or be trained to weld, 3D print, troubleshoot electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic systems and more. In addition to applying your own creativity to build custom solutions to help our manufacturing team be more successful.

Mechanical aptitude is necessary. STL is searching for individuals who are technically inclined, enjoy a fast-paced environment, and are motivated by advancement opportunities within the company.

Job Type: Full Time | 40 hours per week

Pay: $23.00 – $28.00 per hour

Shift & Schedule: Day and Night Shift | Monday-Thursday or Tuesday-Friday
1st shift 5am-3:30pm; 2nd shift 3:30pm – 2am

Location: Gresham, OR 97030 | in-person | no remote options

Eligible for Benefits: Yes


Qualifications and Experience

  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Facilities Maintenance Occupations: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Maintenance: 1 year (Preferred)

Responsibilities

  • Perform periodic maintenance on machines and equipment on premises
  • Repair tooling and equipment
  • Be able to do basic troubleshooting on electrical/ mechanical/ Pneumatic systems
  • Work with manufactures in the aid of machinery
  • Work with supervisors and manufactures for inquiry/quotes for replacement parts
  • Input data and log work orders/ scheduling/ protocol for closing work orders
  • This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed. You will be expected to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform other job-related duties as requested by your supervisor.

Language

English (preferred)

    Benefits

    401(k); 401(k) matching; Dental insurance; Flexible schedule; Flexible spending account; Health insurance; Health savings account; Life insurance; Paid time off; Parental leave; Referral program; Vision insurance.

      Applicants who are selected will be required to take a basic Mechanical Aptitude Test prior to interview. Drug screen required prior to employment. Hourly rates are determined based on experience and are negotiable.

      Adhesive Coating Line Tech

      Adhesive Coating Line Tech [view on Indeed]

      Superior Tape and Label is currently seeking individuals to train for the operation of our Coating and Converting Equipment. Unlike most label manufacturing companies who rely on outside vendors to supply adhesive coated materials, we manufacture our own custom label stock.

      We have two 13” coating/converting lines built by the same equipment company. In this role, you will operate and control the equipment, either as the sole operator or part of a 2-operator team depending on which machine you operate. Both machines are capable of printing, coating and converting and are extremely versatile for producing a variety of tapes, labels and custom adhesive products.

      Our equipment is capable of running dual webs or a single web, can print graphics, coat adhesive and perform die-cutting all in one pass. You will be manufacturing linerless adhesive products, as well as pressure-sensitive laminations and double-sided tapes.

      Job Type: Full Time | 40 hours per week expected

      Pay: $20-25/hour depending on manufacturing experience (with room for advancement)

      Shift & Schedule: Day and Night Shift available | 12 hour shifts | No weekends

      1. Weekday Schedule: Mon – Thurs 5AM – 5PM
      2. Weeknight Schedule: Mon – Thurs 5PM – 5AM ($1 Shift Differential)

      Location: Gresham, OR 97030 | in-person | no remote options

      Eligible for Benefits: Yes


        Qualifications and Experience

        • High school or equivalent degree (Required)
        • Prior production/manufacturing machine operation experience. 2+ years preferred.
        • Basic machine maintenance skills, mechanical aptitude
        • Quality inspection and machine systems handling experience.
        • Intermediate computer skills
        • Dependability and reliability
        • Basic math skills, basic reading comprehension
        • Ability to read, understand and comply with work directions, training manuals, safety rules, standard operating procedures
        • Must be available to work 12 hours shifts of 36 hrs/week and 48 hrs/week (5am-5pm and 5pm-5am)

        Responsibilities

        • Stage, load and prepare paper rolls at the coater unwind, unload finished rolls at the coater rewind.
        • Setup and operate Flexographic print stations, Gravure stations, silicone stations, hotmelt stations, rotary diecutting stations, and webbing the machine.
        • Understand the quality standards, perform quality inspections using automated inspection equipment, and perform standard tests.
        • Maintain logs and reports, reporting any anomalies that impact the quality of the process, complying with the product specifications.
        • Prevent waste generation by ensuring procedures are followed.
        • Additional duties: This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed. You will be expected to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform other job-related duties as requested by your supervisor.

        Language

        English (preferred)

          Benefits

          401(k); 401(k) matching; Dental insurance; Flexible schedule; Flexible spending account; Health insurance; Health savings account; Life insurance; Paid time off; Parental leave; Referral program; Vision insurance.

            Applicants who are selected will be required to take a basic Mechanical Aptitude Test prior to interview. Drug screen required prior to employment. Hourly rates are determined based on experience and are negotiable.

            Past Openings (HIDDEN)

            Adhesive Coating Line Tech

            Adhesive Coating Line Tech [view on Indeed]

            Superior Tape and Label is currently seeking individuals to train for the operation of our Coating and Converting Equipment. Unlike most label manufacturing companies who rely on outside vendors to supply adhesive coated materials, we manufacture our own custom label stock.

            We have two 13” coating/converting lines built by the same equipment company. In this role, you will operate and control the equipment, either as the sole operator or part of a 2-operator team depending on which machine you operate. Both machines are capable of printing, coating and converting and are extremely versatile for producing a variety of tapes, labels and custom adhesive products.

            Our equipment is capable of running dual webs or a single web, can print graphics, coat adhesive and perform die-cutting all in one pass. You will be manufacturing linerless adhesive products, as well as pressure-sensitive laminations and double-sided tapes.

            Job Type: Full Time | 40 hours per week expected

            Pay: $20-25/hour depending on manufacturing experience (with room for advancement)

            Shift & Schedule: Day and Night Shift available | 12 hour shifts | No weekends

            1. Weekday Schedule: Mon – Thurs 5AM – 5PM
            2. Weeknight Schedule: Mon – Thurs 5PM – 5AM ($1 Shift Differential)

            Location: Gresham, OR 97030 | in-person | no remote options

            Eligible for Benefits: Yes


            Qualifications and Experience

            • High school or equivalent degree (Required)
            • Prior production/manufacturing machine operation experience. 2+ years preferred.
            • Basic machine maintenance skills, mechanical aptitude
            • Quality inspection and machine systems handling experience.
            • Intermediate computer skills
            • Dependability and reliability
            • Basic math skills, basic reading comprehension
            • Ability to read, understand and comply with work directions, training manuals, safety rules, standard operating procedures
            • Must be available to work 12 hours shifts of 36 hrs/week and 48 hrs/week (5am-5pm and 5pm-5am)

            Responsibilities

            • Stage, load and prepare paper rolls at the coater unwind, unload finished rolls at the coater rewind.
            • Setup and operate Flexographic print stations, Gravure stations, silicone stations, hotmelt stations, rotary diecutting stations, and webbing the machine.
            • Understand the quality standards, perform quality inspections using automated inspection equipment, and perform standard tests.
            • Maintain logs and reports, reporting any anomalies that impact the quality of the process, complying with the product specifications.
            • Prevent waste generation by ensuring procedures are followed.
            • Additional duties: This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed. You will be expected to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform other job-related duties as requested by your supervisor.

            Language

            English (preferred)

            Benefits

            401(k); 401(k) matching; Dental insurance; Flexible schedule; Flexible spending account; Health insurance; Health savings account; Life insurance; Paid time off; Parental leave; Referral program; Vision insurance.

            Applicants who are selected will be required to take a basic Mechanical Aptitude Test prior to interview. Drug screen required prior to employment. Hourly rates are determined based on experience and are negotiable.

            Shipping Clerk Associate

            Shipping Clerk Associate Full-Time Positions Available [view on Indeed]

            Perform after department checks and processes to insure that only quality products are being sent out to customers. Keep records of all jobs going thru production. Knowledge of FedEx Ship Manager and UPS World Ship programs a plus!

            Job Type: Full Time | 40 hours expected

            Pay: $18/hour starting depending on experience

            Shift & Schedule: Day Shift | 8 hours | Monday to Friday

            Location: Gresham, OR 97030 | in-person | no remote options

            Eligible for Benefits: Yes


            Qualifications

            To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

            Education

            High school diploma /equivalent and sufficient knowledge or experience to perform general math and measuring and to read and understand work orders and instruction.

            Language

            English (preferred)

            Experience

            Shipping & Receiving Clerks: 1 year (Preferred)

            Duties will include, but are not limited to:

            • Preparing product for shipping
            • Inspecting and shipping products accurately
            • Meeting shipping deadlines and customer request dates
            • Operate a forklift in a safe manner to load and unload trucks
            • Divide and split cores and rolls

            Benefits

            401(k); 401(k) matching; Dental insurance; Flexible spending account; Health insurance; Health savings account; Life insurance; Paid time off; Referral program; Retirement plan; Vision insurance

            Applicants who are selected will be required to take a basic Mechanical Aptitude Test prior to interview. Drug screen required prior to employment. Hourly rates are determined based on experience and are negotiable.

            Quality Assurance Associate QA/QC Assistant

            Quality Assurance Associate QA/QC Assistant [view on Indeed]

            We are hiring a Quality Assurance Supervisor to oversee and lead our QA Department.

            Superior Tape & Label is a family business where everyone has the opportunity to challenge themselves and learn something completely new. At our base we are a Flexographic Printing Company, but over the past 30 years of business we have expanded to Adhesive Coating, Gravure Printing, and Equipment Design. We are always continuing to add new equipment, grow our product lines and build our family of great employees.

            In this role you will perform after department checks and processes to insure that only quality products are being sent out to customers. Keep records of all jobs going thru production. Your primary goal will be to ensure all of our products meet our customer specifications and industry standards.

            Job Type: Part Time | 8 hour shifts

            Pay: $17/hour with room for advancement and possible incentive pay

            Shift & Schedule: Day Shift | 8 AM-4:30 PM and possibility of swing shift | Monday-Friday

            Location: Gresham, OR 97030 | in-person | no remote options

            Eligible for Benefits: Yes


            Qualifications and Experience

            • Prior production/manufacturing quality assurance experience. 1+ years preferred.
            • Basic machine mechanical aptitude
            • High computer skills (Excel, Access, Microsoft Office Suite)
            • Dependability and reliability
            • Intermediate math skills and reading comprehension
            • Excellent communication skills via email, phone and video conference.
            • Detail-oriented
            • A fascination with the manufacturing process and getting to the root of how products are produced.

            Duties will include, but are not limited to:

            • Double check all job packets from order entry and have them out to production three days before they run.
            • Handle and record any defects that the operators find while jobs are running in production.
            • Report any job shortages to sales support.
            • Check QA packets that press turns in to QA. Go thru each step of finished job packet staging process.
            • Cut in half the retains that press turns in with the QA packets and place them in the oven for twenty four hours. After twenty hours perform the scratch test according to the twenty four hour scratch process.
            • Preform 8 inch scratch test on retains from rewind and file in QA jobs in process bin.
            • Collect all job retains and consolidate in to one bag to be shrink wrapped labeled and placed into storage according to the retain storage process.
            • Complete any other assigned tasks or QA related projects.
            • Perform IQC peel testing and record results.
            • Create and update weekly scratched jobs check off list for spooling.
            • Perform other necessary QA checks e.g. Ink pH and viscosity, as required

            Language

            English (preferred)

            Benefits

            401(k); 401(k) matching; Dental insurance; Flexible schedule; Flexible spending account; Health insurance; Health savings account; Life insurance; Paid time off; Parental leave; Referral program; Vision insurance.

            Applicants who are selected will be required to take a basic Mechanical Aptitude Test prior to interview. Drug screen required prior to employment. Hourly rates are determined based on experience and are negotiable.

            How To Apply

            • Apply online via the form below (not available on mobile devices)
            • Download the PDF application and send your completed application via e-mail to jobs@superlabel.com
            • Apply in-person Monday-Thursday between 10am-2pm at our main office in Gresham.

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            Applicants who are selected for an interview will be required to take a basic Mechanical Aptitude Test.
            A drug screen is required prior to employment, including THC.
            Hourly rates are determined based on experience and are negotiable.

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