On June 24th from 8:00-11:00 am and 12:00-5:00 pm, Vonco Products is hosting a Virtual Hiring Event to fill several key roles related to the manufacture of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) at its Trevor, Wis., manufacturing facility.
Interested applicants can view open positions and register for a virtual interview at https://bit.ly/VoncoHIRE. Applicants can select from multiple 15-minute timeslots where they can interview with Vonco using the Zoom online platform. Applicants are encouraged to have a resume to share.
Vonco Products is an industry leader in the contract manufacturing of liquid-tight medical fluid bags and components for custom medical device applications and has joined the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic by increasing production of existing infection prevention solutions while adapting its facility to produce PPE.
“We’ve had four straight months of record demand,” said Keith Smith, president and CEO of Vonco Products. “As the country battles COVID-19, we’ve adapted to meet the critical needs of frontline nurses, doctors, and first responders, the true heroes during this pandemic.”
Vonco intends to hire up to 25 new Converting Line Operators to support machine operations making simple seal products, cut out products or unprinted products. The company will also hire setup mechanics responsible for preparing and adjusting the equipment prior to the start of each job. Both day and evening shifts are available.
Smith added, “Our associates have really stepped up to meet the COVID-19 crisis head-on. It’s a testament to Vonco, and our family’s American spirit, that we continue to meet the increasing demands of our customers while upholding the highest quality standards. I am so incredibly proud of our associates.”
Are you ready to join the Vonco team? The company offers full time work (40 hours plus per week with overtime opportunities), incentive bonus up to 4.5%, sign-on bonus of $2,000, referral programs of $2,000 per new employee referred, shift premiums for 2nd (3:00 PM to 11:00 PM) and 3rd (11:00 PM to 7:00 AM), full benefit package (medical, dental, vision, life, 401K with performance match, Aflac, disability, paid vacation, holiday pay), and ability to be promoted.
“If you’re looking for work, we have a rewarding opportunity to join a safe, fast-growing company creating critical products to help us conquer this crisis,” said Smith.
Vonco launched new products to meet the COVID-19 demand, including hand sanitizer in stand-up spouted pouches, and PPEs such as isolation gowns, food service gloves and shoe covers. These, in addition to Vonco’s standard infection prevention products – form-fitting medical device covers, multi-compartment specimen collection bags, and 95kPa biohazard transport bags – position the company as a leader in the fight against COVID-19.
Since adapting its production facilities, Vonco plans daily production of approximately 50,000 spouted hand sanitizer pouches and 250,000 PPEs by the end of April, including gowns and food service gloves. All of these are shipping to meet demand from both existing and new customers. with production at a record pace – the Vonco production floor operates 24-hours per day for 13 out of 14 days to stay ahead of demand – the company has instituted several programs to reward its team members and help keep them safe from the virus. In addition to bonus and incentive opportunities the company practices social distancing.
To learn more about Vonco and its career opportunities, visit https://www.vonco.com/careers.
To register for the virtual hiring event, visit https://bit.ly/VoncoHIRE.
Vonco is a contract manufacturer of liquid-tight medical device and consumer stand up pouches. We provide fast custom design for the ‘craziest’ of bags with unique shapes, fitment insertions and assembly of unsupported or laminated films. With more than 60 years of experience, we have the flexibility to design and develop your bags in a fraction of the time to increase speed-to-market, lower costs and improve returns on investment.
With more than 110 associates employed at its well-maintained, state-of-the-art facility, Vonco stringently follows the latest CDC recommendations for social distancing, use of PPEs, and facility cleaning and disinfecting, including the use of ventilating fans and open doors/windows to increase air circulation in the work area.