Packaging Associate

Arrow Workforce Solutions

Itasca Illinois

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Position:
In this position, you will be responsible for general duties involving:
  • Adheres to Rigid Plastics Safety and Quality policies and procedures.
  • To observe all safety rules/regulations and perform duties in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Visually inspects moving bottles for defects using an approved sample as a model.
  • Place acceptable bottles in an appropriate shipping container.
  • Place non-conforming bottles in a “hold” container for further disposition.
  • Report all recurring non-conforming issues to the Quality Technician, Mechanic, and Leads.
  • Place full shipping containers on pallets for removal from the production area.
  • To communicate the right information, to the appropriate people, in an effective and timely manner.
  • Occasional exposures to the noise of 85dB
  • Occasional exposure to chemicals
  • Occasional exposure to vibration, dust/fumes/gas, confined spaces, humidity
Qualifications:
  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Previous experience with assembly, hand packing, and visual inspections.
  • Must be able to read, write, and speak and understand English.
  • Basic math, computer, and organizational skills
  • Employees must be able to work overtime, weekends, and nights.
  • Frequently carry greater than 10 pounds up to 30 pounds; occasionally lift 50 pounds overhead with assistance.
  • Employees are required to stand / walk on concrete floors.
  • Employees are required to bend; turn/twist; kneel; squat; crawl; climb; reach out and up; turn wrist; grasp; pinch; and have finger manipulations.
  • Each facility requires personal protective equipment and may require protective clothing. See site-specific rules.
  • Ability to recognize and understand numbers and values. This includes entering information into an on-line database accurately.
  • Ability to visually and mentally make priority decisions/judgment calls based on the situation at hand.
Shift:
7:45 am - 4 pm
3:45 pm - 12 am
11:45 pm - 8 am

Compensation:

$14.75 hourly