BAGCRAFT PAPERCON PACKAGING COMPANY Packer in FORT MADISON, Iowa

Novolex employs over 6000 people in North America from coast to coast. From our iconic corporate headquarters in South Carolina... to our 40 world-class manufacturing sites... to our new state of the art professional center near Charlotte... we strive to be the employer of choice in the global packaging industry. Novolex Careers include manufacturing, engineering, procurement, supply chain, finance, HR, product development, sales, marketing and an ever-expanding array of others to support our continuing rapid growth. Our team is rich in diversity and our culture encourages continuous personal growth and teamwork in all we do.Job Title:PackerPosition Summary:Inspect and pack product manufactured on high-speed paper converting equipment in compliance with Safety Programs and Quality Assurance Systems to support the achievement of the site's business goals and objectives.Essential Functions & Key Responsibilities:Inspect and pack product per customer specification using safe work practices.Notify the Operator when product does not meet quality specifications; assist with resolution.Read, understand, and correctly complete daily paperwork.Read & understand Production Order Packet (POP); set up work area using materials as specified in the POP; replenish materials as needed.Assist the Operator with set-up and/or change over activities as directed.Maintain the work area and equipment in a clean and orderly condition.Complete assigned duties in compliance with company policies & procedures.Actively engage in safety programs.Assist other team members as needed.Perform other duties as assigned or needed.Candidate Requirements:A High School Diploma or GED is required.Stable work history; six months experience in a manufacturing environment or other physical labor job is strongly preferred.Commitment to an accident-free and drug-free workplace.Quality-conscious, oriented to excellence.Strong work ethic evidenced by enthusiasm, positive attitude, and high energy level.Well-developed problem-solving skills; creative, out-of-the-box thinker.Record of dependability & reliability.Willingness to work overtime as needed.Physical Requirements: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 frequently required to talk and hear. The employee is frequently required to walk, climb, squat & stoop; reach with hands and arms; and use hands and fingers to feel, handle, push/pull levers & buttons, and operate various tools.The employee must repeatedly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus.About the CompanyNovolex is North America's leader in packaging choice and sustainability.The leadership of Novolex's packaging brands sprouts from innovation, a diversity of products and markets, and a dedication to sustainability and quality.The family of historic Novolex brands includes Bagcraft Packaging, Hilex Poly, Fortune Plastics, Duro Bag, De Luxe Packaging, Novolex Custom Film & Bag, International Converter, General Packaging Products, and Heritage Bag.Each of the Novolex brands brings a unique sustainability and product story in plastic, paper, foil, recycling, or composting applications. The Novolex brands are unified by four common values: Manufacturing Innovation and Quality; Service; Packaging Choice; and Sustainability.Novolex is headquartered in Hartsville, SC and has 40 manufacturing facilities strategically located across North America, including the worlds' largest closed loop plastic bag recycling plant located in Indiana. The company has over 6,000 employees in the US, Canada, and Mexico.Novolex focuses on customers within the retail, grocery, convenience store, deli, food serv