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Berry Global FEEDER/PACKER in MUSCATINE, Iowa

Overview

THIS POSITION HAS NO DIRECT MANAGEMENT OR SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

POSITION SUMMARY

The Feeder Packer will rotate in the print area feeding, packing and stacking the product meeting all quality standards for customer orders. This position will need to know how to properly place containers to avoid damaging product or equipment. In performing these responsibilities, employees are to work safely, efficiently and cooperatively in a manner that demonstrates team member involvement.

KEY FUNCTIONS & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Maintain a safe, clean and organized work area

  • Will assist in housekeeping when the print operation is down for change over, allowing for a safe work area

  • Will inspect containers for quality defects before printing and after printing, have the ability to stop the press or equipment when a malfunction occurs

  • Will follow Plant and Department safe practices including bending, lifting and housekeeping

  • Will sign or initial each proper tray pack label for shipping

  • Will work with the Lead Printer to understand the customer order; type of product to be printed on, quantity of printed product and the quality criteria of the print to be placed on each piece

  • Understand the stack and quantity per tray, the direction of the product stack on the tray: openings up or down, handles turned in and proper labeling

  • Know how to properly place container onto the mandrel to avoid damaging the product or equipment

  • Will not allow containers to back up in the dryer

The above is intended to describe the general content of and the requirements for the performance of this position. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities, or requirements.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES

  • High school diploma or General Education degree (GED); vocational school; demonstrated mechanical ability

  • Required to stand for long periods; use hands to finger, handle, or feel, objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms.

  • Good hand-eye coordination is essential.

  • The employee is occasionally required to climb, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.

  • Regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move 100 pounds. Required to regularly push or pull a pallet jack with 1500 pounds load.

  • Frequently exposed to fumes, or airborne particles.

  • Will work near moving mechanical parts, and occasionally in outside weather conditions.

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES

  • Read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.

  • Write simple correspondence.

  • Effectively present information in one-on-one and small groups situations.

  • Apply commonsense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.

  • Deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.

  • Add, subtract, multiply, and divide, in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

  • Read a ruler to 1/32d and 1/64th of an inch.

KEY BEHAVIORAL TRAITS FOR SUCCESS

  1. Commitment to Task: Able to take responsibility for actions and outcomes and persist despite obstacles; give dedication to the position; demonstrate dependability in difficult circumstances and show a sense of urgency about getting results.

  2. Communication: Able to clearly present information through the spoken or written word; read and interpret complex information; talk with in

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Location US-IA-MUSCATINE

Job ID 2020-7405

Position Type Regular Full Time

Category Manufacturing

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