Packers needed in Kalamazoo!
Trillium Staffing has immediate job openings for Packers in Kalamazoo, MI!
-Contract to Hire
-Starting wage: $14/hr
-Monday – Friday, 7:00AM – 3:30PM (6:00AM – 4:00PM on Overtime schedule)
The Packager sets up and operates their workstation in accordance with established procedures and guidelines.
Reads and interprets batch specifications/instructions to select the correct equipment and packaging materials for the product.
Fills, secures, and labels containers according to company and/or customer specifications in a quick and accurate fashion.
Verifies goods packaged against order information on tablet and delivers the packaged product to the appropriate area.
Has knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices and Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s) within a food packaging industry.
Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job.
Operate machinery used in the packaging process or assist other compounders or packagers.
Observe equipment operations so that malfunctions can be detected and notify management of any malfunctions.
Pack products in boxes, pails, or drums as instructed in a timely manner with accuracy.
Verify label accuracy and apply labels to the correct product and container.
Lift finished products and packed items, manually or using hoists.
Count finished products to determine if product orders are complete.
Maintain clean/safe work areas, machines, equipment, and product packaging according to safety and SQF standards (proper GMP’s and sanitary procedures).
Replenish supplies as needed.
Share duties of disposing of office trash and recyclables and restocking supplies in the restroom, break room areas and on the production floor.
-HS Diploma or GED
-Must pass pre-employment screenings
-Food manufacturing or packaging experience helpful but not required
Trillium has been recruiting and placing professionals for over 30 years. From Fortune 100 companies to small businesses, our philosophy remains the same: to achieve excellence by providing quality employees and an uncompromising level of service. We believe in honesty, integrity, and a simple philosophy of providing value to our customers and our employees. We strive to be unsurpassed in the recruitment and placement of quality and skilled professionals. Trillium is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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