Kreg Tools 070918 Packaging Assembler, 1st shift in Huxley, Iowa

070918 Packaging Assembler, 1st shift


Huxley, IA

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Packaging Assembler - 1st Shift

(Hours: 6:00 am - 4:30 pm)

Kreg Tool continues to grow!

Kreg Tool is an employee owned company that manufactures a wide variety of tools, accessories, and equipment for woodworkers and do-it-yourselfers. Our products are available throughout North America and in the nation’s major Home Improvement stores such as Lowe’s, Home Depot, and Menards. Our core focus is to make our customers raving fans, contribute positively to the community & economy, and assist employees in achieving personal growth and success.

Headquartered in Huxley, IA (just off I-35 between Des Moines and Ames), we offer an entrepreneurial environment, casual dress code, and a competitive compensation package which includes base pay, semi-annual bonuses, and full benefits. We are experiencing rapid growth and employ over 190 employees. Kreg Tool is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Successful completion of a criminal background check and pre-employment drug test are required to be qualified for employment. We currently have the following position open:

Job Profile:

  • Assembles, labels, and packages woodworking tools and fasteners for shipment or next process.

  • Creates packing box, selects materials from containers on adjustable height work stations, seal boxes, apply labels and places product on conveyor or pallet.

  • Operate power and hand tools to assemble small parts into finished product.

  • Performs other duties or special projects as assigned.

  • Maintain good internal customer relations through helpful, considerate, and positive communication with all employees.

  • Demonstrate a commitment to operating in a safe work environment.

  • Follow written operating procedures and Bill of Materials.

  • Verifies material content and count, paperwork and barcode accuracy.

  • Enters product information into computer.


  • Work Standards

  • Technical/Professional Knowledge

  • Managing Work

  • Adaptability

  • Planning & Organizing

  • Decision Making

  • Building Partnerships

    Education and/or Experience:

  • HS diploma or equivalent.

  • Ability to frequently lift, move, carry and manipulate loads up to 35lb.

  • Ability to infrequently lift, move, carry and manipulate loads up to 70lb.

  • Must be willing and able to rotate through a variety of manufacturing processes, performing all types of tasks in a team environment.

  • Ability to operate production line machinery.

    Other Skills and Abilities:

  • Positive team attitude

  • Must be willing and able to rotate through a variety of manufacturing processes, performing all types of tasks in a team environment.

  • Possesses a strong attention to detail.

  • Is quality-oriented.

  • Committed to company values.

  • Must be able to respond to flexibly to changing circumstances.

  • Projects self-confidence, enthusiasm, and a positive, can do attitude.

  • Is self-motivated.

  • Must be committed to the success of the entire organization.