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Production Assistant - Day Shift

Company: Graphic Packaging International
Location: Harrisonburg
Posted on: July 14, 2021

Job Description:

Production Assistant - Day Shift

FULL-TIME

$13.85/hr

Starting hourly pay is between $13.85 and $14.40/hour depending on experience. This position will be responsible for assisting the Finishing (Gluer) Operators with daily production on our lines by feeding, catching or case sealing our finishing folding cartons.

Primary Responsibilities are, but not limited to the following:
- Locate proper raw materials for operations in the staging area
- Verify quantities with job jacket and check for packing instructions i.e. cases, count, configuration
- Create / Obtain case labels as required
- Verify batch numbers and labeling and quality while placing cartons into cases as specified in packaging procedures
- Verify load tags at feed section of gluer
- Inspect unfolded/unglued cartons prior to feed to identify defects related to printing or die-cutting.
- Maintains the feed section of the gluer by placing the product to be glued in feed in an orderly manner.
- Monitor mirrors from feed position to detect machine jams/malfunctions.
- Perform visual quality inspection of folded/glued containers
- Communicates all quality issues to the machine operator
- Maintain work area by collecting unused raw materials, dispose of waste materials and store packing equipment (scales, code guns, tape guns, etc.)
- Communicate equipment problems to supervisor
- Communicate supervisor of any packaging problems
- Follow prescribed safety policies
- Performs other related duties as assigned
- Comply with all company rules, regulations and safety requirements

Graphic Packaging is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All candidates will be evaluated on the basis of their qualifications for the job in question. We do not base our employment decision on an employee's or applicant's race, color, religion, age, gender or sex (including pregnancy), national origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic identity, genetic information, disability, veteran/military status or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law. Click here to view the EEO is the Law Poster. Please apply at www.graphicpkg.com

REM-03 WS-03
Schedule

Shift start: 6:00AM or 7:00AM
Shift length: 10 - 12 hours
Monday-Friday with frequent overtime


Benefits
  • Health, dental, vision insurance - available after 60 days
  • Paid time off
  • 401(k) plan

Qualifications
  • Must pass drug screen
  • Must pass background check
  • Can lift 50 lbs
  • Must be at least 18+ years old
Ability to use a hand jack At least one year of professional working experience, preferred in a manufacturing environment Skills: Mechanical, Communication, Mathematical aptitude required

About Graphic Packaging International

Graphic Packaging International is committed to providing consumer packaging that makes a world of difference. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, they are a leading global provider of paper-based packaging solutions for a wide variety of products for food, beverage, foodservice and other consumer products companies. They strive to be an environmentally responsible leader in their industry and in the communities where they operate. Graphic Packaging has approximately 17,000 employees working in more than 60 locations in North and South America, Europe and the Pacific Rim. They are committed to workplace diversity and offer compensation and benefits programs that are among the best in the industry to reward the talented people who make their company successful.

Keywords: Graphic Packaging International, Harrisonburg , Production Assistant - Day Shift, Other , Harrisonburg, Virginia

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