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Assistant Operator & Packer

Richmond, VA 23221

Posted: 06/20/2024 Employment Type¬Ć: Contract to Perm Industry: Manufacturing Job Number: TM9368952126

Job Description

Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced manufacturing environment? Our client, a manufacturer of high-quality plastic bags, has an opening for you! Apply now to start the interview process!

Location: Richmond, VA 23231

Compensation: $16.00/hour

Job Title: Assistant Operator / Packer

Schedule: 2-3-2 Shift w/ 5-week day to night rotation, 6:45am – 7:00pm or 6:45pm – 7:00am

Position Summary: 
Under the direction of the Production Supervisor and designated Shift Leads, this position is responsible for all aspects of packing/repacking finished plastic bags from the bag line into cartons and preparing them for shipping, with the aim to safely produce high-quality bags in accordance with the Job Safety Analysis (JSA’s), production schedule, set up instructions, operating procedures, and quality specifications, etc. 

Essential Duties:
  • Understand and follow all JSA’s and safety procedures / policies
  • Forms cartons and applies proper box label; may run box machine
  • Constantly inspects finished product before it is packed into carton and notifies bag line operator of quality issues; repackages as needed
  • Stacks finished product on pallet evenly and correctly
  • Performs quality checks
  • Maintains an organized, clean, and safe work environment
  • Responsible for palletizing product for up to 5 bag machines
  • Assists Converting Operator as assigned
  • Other duties as assigned

Education and other requirements:
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Ability to work 12-hour day and night rotating shifts
  • Work overtime as required
  • Complete training courses as assigned by management
  • Ability to perform the essential functions of the job with or without accommodation

Physical requirements:
  • Sitting (rarely)
  • Standing Constantly, 12 hours or more
  • Walking Constantly, 12 hours or more
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs regularly
  • Ability to carry up to 50 lbs regularly
  • Pushing Often, 8-10 hours or more
  • Balancing
  • Stooping, Kneeling, Crawling (1-3 hours) 
  • Reaching, Grasping, Repetitive Motions (12 hours or more)

Why work for Qualified Staffing?
  • We offer a fantastic benefits package to mall of our employees. This includes healthcare, vacation/holiday pay and 401K! In fact, these are the same benefits that we offer our corporate employees!
  • Applying for one job with Qualified Staffing is like applying for hundreds of jobs all at once!
  • We respond to every job applicant within 24-48 hours.

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