Careers with Roses

Roses understands that our success depends on the talents and dedication of our employees, and we strive to provide an environment in which our employees can succeed and grow. If you are interested in learning more about job opportunities with our company, please search our current job postings.

Current Openings

Forklift Operator Trainee


 

Roses Southwest Papers, Inc. (RSWP) is a family owned and operated minority business located in Albuquerque, NM. We specialize in the production of paper products for the away-from-home market. For the past 30 years, we have served some of the nation’s largest restaurant chains and redistributors.  RSWP understands that our success depends on the talents and dedication of our employees, and we strive to provide an environment in which our employees can succeed and grow.  RSWP is a 24/7 operation and employees routinely work any shift assigned.

Key activities:

Routinely loads/unloads, stacks, stores, and tracks product and raw materials throughout the facility.

Successful candidate must be a reliable and responsible individual. Candidate needs to have experience in manufacturing or construction.  Shifts are routinely 12 hours.   Position reports directly to the shift supervisor.   Schedule hours will normally be 3 days on with 3 days off as a rotation schedule.  This could be a day or night position.


Qualifications

Education and Experience:

    High School diploma or equivalent degree
    2-3 years recent experience operating a forklift
    Forklift Certification

Skills:

    A high degree of attention-to-detail
    Communication, mathematical and reading comprehension
    Initiative and above average communication skills
    Sense of urgency and prioritizing

Benefits include: Major Medical, Dental, Vision, 401 (k), Life Ins, STD & LTD, Vacation & Holidays.  EOE

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Class A CDL Driver


 

Roses Southwest Papers, Inc. is a family-owned and operated minority business located in Albuquerque, NM. We specialize in the production of paper products for the away-from-home market. For the past 30 years, we have served some of the nation’s largest restaurant chains and redistributors. Our mission is to service our customers with integrity, while offering superior service and a quality product, at a fair price. We are looking for a qualified and motivated Class A CDL Driver to join our team.

Job Classification: Full-time

Qualifications

  • Valid Class A CDL
  • Current D.O.T. physical
  • Current Class A
  • 3 years verifiable and stable work history
  • 5 years Verified Motor Vehicle Record

Experience:

  • Truck Driving, 5 year minimum
  • Class A CDL, 5 year minimum

Job Description

  • New Mexico to California Route – Twice weekly. In Albuquerque Weekly (Mostly Weekends)
  • Driver will run primarily between Albuquerque and Vernon, California. These runs will mostly be along I-40 W and I-10W.
  • Drivers are expected to run a full 60 hours per week with 34 hr. reset.
  • Drivers may occasionally be asked to take loads outside their normal running area, and are expected to do so when asked, according to the needs of the company.
  • Drivers will typically be home weekly for their 34-hour reset. Drivers’ days off may vary from time to time based on company need.
  • Type of Freight:  Paper/Palletized Loads; Dry Vans

•Salary:  $70,000 a year, or $.47 per mile base rate (to be discussed at hiring), plus up to $5,000 per year in safe driving/performance bonus (paid quarterly).

•Benefits include: Major Medical, Dental, Vision, 401(k), STD/LTD/Life, Vacations, and Holidays.  

•Employment offer is contingent upon the satisfactory outcome of pre-employment drug (including Marijuana) and alcohol screening and criminal background check.

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Quality Control Inspector


 

Roses Southwest Papers, Inc. (RSWP) is a family owned and operated minority business located in Albuquerque, NM. We specialize in the production of paper products for the away-from-home market. For the past 30 years, we have served some of the nation’s largest restaurant chains and redistributors.  RSWP understands that our success depends on the talents and dedication of our employees, and we strive to provide an environment in which our employees can succeed and grow.  RSWP is a 24/7 operation and employees routinely work any shift assigned.


Key activities:

This position requires ability to inspect product for proper specification tolerances.  The inspector will routinely maintain records, reports, and logbooks with proper documentation. Also conduct internal audits and plant inspections to meet Company and customer standards.  Effective communication (oral and written) with shift personnel is required to adjust production output.  Material testing will be performed. Enforcement of safety related issues as needed.

Qualifications/Education and Experience:

High School diploma or equivalent degree

Prior experience in the manufacturing environment or familiarity working with tools.

One-year prior Quality Control inspection experience is required 

Skills:

Reading, mathematical, and measurement skills

Conduct inspections of products to evaluate quality

Initiative and attention to detail

Above average organization and leadership skills

Sense of urgency as it relates production

Some data entry/computer skills needed

Ability to occasionally lift/transport up to 40 lbs. with assistance. 


Benefits include - Major Medical, Dental, Vision, 401(k), Life Ins., STD/LTD, Vacation & Holidays.  EOE

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LEAD Machine Operator Trainee


 

Roses Southwest Papers, Inc. (RSWP) is a family owned and operated minority business located in Albuquerque, NM. We specialize in the production of paper products for the away-from-home market. For the past 30 years, we have served some of the nation’s largest restaurant chains and redistributors.  RSWP understands that our success depends on the talents and dedication of our employees, and we strive to provide an environment in which our employees can succeed and grow.  RSWP is a 24/7 operation and employees routinely work any shift assigned.  


Key activities:

This position requires ability to operate, monitor, adjust and maintain paper-converting machinery.  Prior experience in operating, troubleshooting, rebuilding or repair of machinery and equipment preferred.

Position supervises a staff of 8-10 employees.

Ability to occasionally lift/transport up to 45lbs with assistance.

Successful candidate must be a reliable and responsible individual. Shifts are routinely 12 hours.   Position reports directly to the production manager.   Schedule hours will normally be 3 days on with 3 days off as a rotation schedule.  This could be a day or night position.

Qualifications

Education and Experience:

High School diploma or equivalent degree

Prior experience in the manufacturing environment or familiarity working with tools

Skills:

Reading, mathematical and measurement skills

Controlling operation of equipment or machinery

Conducting inspections of products to evaluate quality

Initiative and attention to detail

Above average organization and leadership skills

Sense of urgency as it relates production


Benefits include - Major Medical, Dental, Vision, 401(k), Life Ins, STD & LTD, Vacation & Holidays.  EOE



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Industrial Mechanical Technician


 

Roses Southwest Papers, Inc. is a family-owned and operated minority business located in Albuquerque, NM. We specialize in the production of paper products for the away-from-home market. For the past 30 years, we have served some of the nation’s largest restaurant chains and redistributors. We are seeking for an Industrial Mechanical Technician willing to join our team.


Key activities:


•Position supports a 24-hour shift operation and requires flexibility and being on-call.

•Experience in troubleshooting, dismantle/assembly, maintenance, and repair of production equipment and machinery required.

•Pneumatic/hydraulic experience, strong electrical troubleshooting, and/or forklift fleet maintenance experience a plus.

•Must have own tools. 

•Perform other duties as assigned.

•2-3 years of experience.

 

Skills and Qualifications:


•General Math Skills, Deadline-Oriented, and Attention to Detail, 


Benefits include: Major Medical, Dental, Vision, 401 (k), STD & LTD, Vacations & Holidays.

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Journeyman Electrician


 

Roses Southwest Papers, Inc. is a family-owned and operated minority business located in Albuquerque, NM. We specialize in the production of paper products for the away-from-home market. For the past 30 years, we have served some of the nation’s largest restaurant chains and redistributors. Our mission is to service our customers with integrity, while offering superior service and a quality product, at a fair price. We are looking for a qualified and motivated Journeyman Electrician to join our team.


JOB SUMMARY:


This position is responsible for repairing, maintaining, and installing different kinds of electrical systems. Determines the layouts and testing of electrical patterns.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

•  Reads blueprints, runs conduit, and wires devices.

• Read and interprets mechanical and electrical drawings and code specifications for determining wiring layouts.

• Performs upgrades or preventive maintenance to electrical control systems.

• Runs tests, isolates problems, replaces damaged section of wiring, and layout circuit.

• Other duties as assigned.


ESSENTIAL KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES, AND COMPETENCIES:

• Knowledge of tools, equipment, and materials common to the electrical trade.

• Knowledge of applicable electrical codes, standards, and regulations.

• Knowledge of electrical application for high and low voltage electric system.

• Skill in the installation, repair, and maintenance of all types of electrical system equipment and components.

• Ability to work with minimal supervision.

• Must be knowledgeable in all aspects of commercial construction industry related products and tools.

• Skill in both verbal and written communication.


EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND/OR LICENSES:

• High School Diploma is required; prefer some trade or technical school classes.

• 3 - 5 years’ work experience as an electrician apprentice.

• Electrician apprenticeship.

• License as a Journeyman or Electrician to meet state requirements.

Pre-employment background screening (criminal, drug screen and DMV) is required for all positions. 


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Machine Operator Trainee


 

Roses Southwest Papers, Inc. (RSWP) is a family owned and operated minority business located in Albuquerque, NM. We specialize in the production of paper products for the away-from-home market. For the past 30 years, we have served some of the nation’s largest restaurant chains and redistributors.  RSWP understands that our success depends on the talents and dedication of our employees, and we strive to provide an environment in which our employees can succeed and grow.  RSWP is a 24/7 operation and employees routinely work any shift assigned.  

Key activities:

Place rolls of paper on machine feed tracks and thread paper though slitter and forming rollers.

Start machines and move controls to regulate tension on pressure rolls, to synchronize speed of machine components and to adjust temperature of glue.

Monitor operation of machine to detect and correct malfunctions such as improper forming.

Examine completed work to detect defects and conformation to product specifications; adjusting machinery as necessary to correct production problems.

Stack and palletize cases of finished product, transport to shrink wrapper; bar code and scan to track daily production.

Successful candidate must be a reliable and responsible individual. Candidate needs to have experience in manufacturing or construction machine operation.  Shifts are routinely 12 hours.   Position reports directly to the shift supervisor.   Schedule hours will normally be 3 days on with 3 days off as a rotation schedule.  This could be a day or night position.

Qualifications

Education and Experience:

•High School diploma or equivalent degree

•Prior experience in the manufacturing environment or familiarity working with tools

Skills:

•Watching gauges, dials or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly.

•Controlling operation of equipment or machinery

•Conducting inspections of products to evaluate quality

•Initiative and attention to detail

•Sense of urgency as it relates production

Benefits include: Major Medical, Dental, Vision, 401 (k), Life Ins, STD & LTD, Vacation & Holidays.  EOE

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