International Paper 2nd Shift Lid Packer in VISALIA CUP PLANT, California

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International Paper, Foodservice Business, manufactures and distributes paper cups and plastic lids for the food service industry and is recruiting for their Visalia, CA location

JOB TITLE: 2nd Shift Line Packer

DEPARTMENT: Lid Line

Work Schedule: 4:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. (Midnight)

JOB SUMMARY:

The Lid Line Packer has three main functions; quality control, HACCP, and packing lids into boxes for shipment. Lid line packers will pack plastic lids into sleeves into cardboard boxes per production schedule and specification sheet. Packers will perform quality inspections for defects as well as inspect lid fit according to quality check sheet. Packers will maintain housekeeping and keep area organized and ready for incoming shift. Lid line packer may also perform Utility Packer responsibilities/duties such as stocking packing lanes with correctly labeled boxes and plastic sleeves. Packer will assist Lid Line Operators with “changeover” processes which consist of retrieving and relabeling upcoming changeover boxes, cleaning lid lanes of excess debris, clean the back end of the extruder area and the outer areas of the trim press, coordinate the delivery of supplies such as plastic boxes for packing purposes to the packing area. In addition, complete other work as assigned by supervisor. All employees must follow all International Paper safety procedures and policies including wearing personal protective equipment such as steel toed shoes, hearing protection and safety goggles.

WORK DEVICES/TOOLS consist of the following: Plastic sleeve bundles, taper machines, cardboard boxes, packer stamp, utility knife, gloves, and sleeves

EXPERIENCE/SKILLS REQUIRED:

  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time with scheduled breaks

  • Must be able to lift/carry a 33 gallon trash bag containing test lids

  • Must be able to walk short distances along the lid lane to move lids into place for packing and while packing filled lid sleeves into boxes.

  • Must be able to step up onto a platform approximately two feet in height and walk along the platform to distribute boxes to each station.

  • Must be able to bend forward approximately 90 degrees to retrieve plastic sleeves from the box below the lid packing line.

  • Must have the ability to work in a high paced and multi-task environment

  • Must be self-motivated and able to work with minimal supervision

  • Must be able to work scheduled/unscheduled overtime as required

  • Manufacturing experience of 1-2 years preferred

  • Overtime will be required as necessary including weekends. International Paper operates on a 24 hour, 7 day/week basis

The above description/summary may be amended, revised, or supplemented as the Company deems necessary in order to maintain safe, efficient, and continuous operation

International Paper is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/Individuals with Disabilities/Veterans.

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