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Packaging Shift Manager (Night Shift)


Lakeland, FL, US, 33815

Requisition ID:  7805

IGT (NYSE:IGT) is a global leader in gaming. We deliver entertaining and responsible gaming experiences for players across all channels and regulated segments, from Lotteries and Gaming Machines to Sports Betting and Digital. Leveraging a wealth of compelling content, substantial investment in innovation, player insights, operational expertise, and leading-edge technology, our solutions deliver unrivaled gaming experiences that engage players and drive growth. We have a well-established local presence and relationships with governments and regulators in more than 100 countries around the world, and create value by adhering to the highest standards of service, integrity, and responsibility. IGT has approximately 10,500 employees. For more information, please visit



This position is responsible for the management of packaging operations. It will oversee the shift productivity, goals, projects, and process improvements. The incumbent will manage the activities relating to the execution of packaging printed product, staffing, cost management, and quality standards. 


NOTE:  This position is for night shift packaging operations at IGT in Lakeland, FL. The night shift is a 6p-6a shift with variable days in the week including at least one Saturday or Sunday in the weekly shift schedule. 


•    Directly supervise Packaging team members to ensure all are performing in a safe and efficient manner
•    Assess, document, and deliver performance evaluations for employees under their leadership
•    Maintain, manage, and develop personnel through effective hiring, training, performance management, and coaching
•    Work independently to resolve the day-to-day shift operational issues utilizing job knowledge and expertise
•    Provide training and development to teams, employees and/or consultants, internally and externally
•    Responsible for partnering with People & Transformation on related activities
•    Responsible for the health and safety of all the employees and ensuring compliance with established regulations
•    Represent the Company to customers and the community


•    Maintaining compliance with all Federal, State and Local regulations that affect operations, while ensuring safety policies
•    Implement and enforce ISO level work instructions while participating in audits as needed
•    Adhere to and enforce compliance to IGT and departmental policies, rules, and procedures at all times


•    Meet or exceed objectives by developing and maintaining a competent team engaged in the packaging of the printed product
•    Documenting and recording packaging performance data
•    Control costs of material, direct/indirect labor, and equipment in accordance with budget
•    Coordinate the effective utilization of materials, equipment, and staff in accordance with the production schedule and in cooperation with Press Manager
•    Ability to troubleshoot and solve problems, recognize, and proactively manage challenges
•    Maintain control of packaging process parameters and ensure excellence of packaged product  
•    Responsible for equipment integrity and upkeep in cooperation with the Maintenance team
•    Identify continuous improvements of products, processes, quality, and costs in cooperation with other teams
•    Maintain and update production reports for packaging operations
•    Develop and drive Company and Department KPI’s

IGT Global Requirements

  • Follow all IGT policies related to Code of Conduct, Confidentiality, Information Security, Environmental Compliance, et al.

Education Required

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience in function or discipline being managed

Experience Required

  • 5+ years in a leadership role with demonstrated levels of increasing responsibility
  • 3+ years in a production or manufacturing environment, or other related experience in high-speed packaging to demonstrate technical expertise to manage packaging shift operations

Skills Required

  • Management - Skilled in the leadership aspects of an operation.  Cross-over responsibility for press operations.
  • Manufacturing - Knowledge of raw materials, methods, tools and processes involved in the packaging.
  • Engineering and Technology - Knowledge of the practical application of technologies used in high-speed packaging to include Shrink wrap machines, Multi Axis robots and Database Tracking/Inventory Software
  • Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) – Knowledge of environmental regulations, health standards and safety compliance within a manufacturing environment to include familiarity with OSHA and safety regulations
  • Microsoft Office - skilled in the use of programs at an intermediate level or higher
  • Ability to perform tasks that include frequent sitting, standing, walking, bending, stooping, climbing stairs and/or kneeling

Preferred Education, Experience or Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field a plus





IGT is committed to sustaining a workforce that reflects the diversity of the global customers and communities we serve, creating a fair and inclusive culture that enables all our employees to feel valued, respected and engaged.  IGT is an equal opportunity employer. We provide equal opportunities without regard to sex, race, color, religion, age, national origin or ancestry, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, marital or family status, and any other personal attributes protected by federal, provincial or other laws. We thank all applicants for applying; however, only those selected to interview will be contacted.

IGT (NYSE: IGT) is the global leader in gaming.  For more information, please visit

Nearest Major Market: Lakeland