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Job Title:

Packer/ Utility

 

Position Summary:

Under the direction of the Production Supervisor and designated Shift Leads, this position is responsible for all aspects of packing finished plastic bags from the bag line into cartons and prepares them for shipping in order to safely produce high-quality bags in accordance with the job safety analyses (JSA’s), production schedule, set-up instructions, operating procedures, and quality specifications, etc.

 

Essential Functions & Key Responsibilities:

  • Understand and follow all JSA’s and safety procedures/policies
  • Forms cartons and applies proper box label
  • Constantly inspects finished product before it is packed into carton and notifies bag line operator of quality issues
  • Weighs and numbers cases, fills out proper documentation
  • Stacks finished product on pallet evenly and correctly
  • Assists Converting Operator in all roll changes
  • Checks all safety guards are in place and properly working at their station
  • Performs quality checks and completes related documentation
  • Maintains a clean and safe work area
  • Assists Converting Operator as assigned

 

Candidate Requirements:

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Eligible to work in the United States
  • Successful completion of pre-employment background and drug screen
  • Ability to work 12 hour day and night rotating shifts
  • Work overtime as required
  • Satisfactorily complete training courses as determined by management
  • Ability to perform the essential functions of the job with our without accommodation

 

Physical Demands:

Requirements include, but are not limited to

  • Sitting (1-2 hours)
  • Standing (Constantly - 12 hours or more)
  • Walking (Constantly - 12 hours or more)
  • Lifting (Regularly/Constantly):
    • 0-10 lbs. (8-10 hours)
    • 10-20 lbs. (8-10 hours)
    • 20-50 lbs. (8-10 hours)
    • 50-100 lbs. (8-10 hours)
    • 100 lbs. or more (never)
  • Carrying:
    • 10-20 lbs. (8-10 hours)
    • 20-50 lbs. (8-10 hours)
    • 50-100 lbs. (8-10 hours)
    • 100 lbs. (never)
  • Pushing (Often - 8-10 hours or more)
  • Pulling, Twisting, Climbing (Often - 8-10 hours or more)
  • Balancing (Regularly/Constantly)
  • Stooping, Kneeling, Crawling (Often - each 1-3 hours)
  • Reaching, Grasping, Repetitive Motions (Regularly/Constantly each 8-10 hours)

Following GMP in compliance with all food safety requirements.

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Novolex™ is committed to providing equal employment opportunity in all employment practices, including but not limited to, selection, hiring, promotion, transfer, and compensation to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to age, race, color, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, handicap or disability, genetics, citizenship status, service member or veteran status, or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law. Any individual, who because of his or her disability, needs an accommodation in connection with an aspect of the Company’s application process should contact Jamie Wells at  800-845-6051.


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