Packaging Technician - Day Shift
Mars, PA 16046
Location - Mars Area
Pay - $10.00/Hour
Type - Temporary to Full Time Hire.
Benefits - After accrued hours on full time, medical, dental, 401K, vacation, bonus
Hours - Monday thru Thursday, 7 am to 5 pm.
The Packaging Technician responsibilities include lifting, moving, and dumping boxes of empty plastic bottles onto the production line. Technicians also assemble corrugated cartons into boxes, operate production equipment and re-label product as needed.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Lifts and carries bundles of corrugated cartons, plastic bottles, labels, and other raw materials to the production line. Loads raw materials onto conveyors keeping the production line full and running.
Lifts and packs bottles of finished product as needed.
Operates any of the following equipment as needed; bagger, de-bagger, labeler, filler, case packer, case erector and case sealer machines.
Ensures product meets quality control standards. Re-labels and repackages damaged product to return it to market condition.
Assists in department inventory and performs basic record keeping duties as needed.
MARGINAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
All other duties as assigned.
QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: 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. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:
None LANGUAGE SKILLS:
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules and policy and procedure manuals. Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing.
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to; walk, use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 60 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and distance vision.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly works near moving mechanical parts. The employee is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles and caustic chemicals.
The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.