The Packaging Operator packages materials and products manually for shipment.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Starts, stops, and regulates speed of conveyor.
Monitor container weight during and after the fulfillment process to ensure the proper weight requirements have been met, adjusting product quantity as necessary.
Assist in monitoring inventory of packaging materials in order to maintain the proper levels of stock to meet production demands.
Provide Laboratory Department with packaged product samples as requested.
The physical demands described in this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Constant need (66% to 100% of the time) engaged in the following activities:
1. Standing or walking.
2. Using hands & fingers, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms to reach, grasp, and bend, flexing arms
and wrist; turning torso and head.
3. Verbal communication, talk and hear.
4. Regular lifting, moving and/or carrying of material between eighty (80) and one hundred (100) lbs.
5. Close distance and long-range vision
Frequent need (33% to 66% of the time) engaged in the following activities:
1. Stoop, kneel, or crouch
The work environment characteristics described in this job description are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Constant exposure (66%-100% of the time) to the following working conditions:
1. A manufacturing area with limited heat or air conditioning. Conditions may be cold or
extremely hot and humid.
2. Exposure to the hazards of moving equipment, high voltage, and moving mechanical
parts that require use of Personal Protective Safety Equipment (PPE’s) including steel
toed shoes, safety goggles, back brace. Occasional use of a respirator required.
3. Exposure to fumes and/or airborne particles.
Forklift Certification required (or ability to attain certification)
One (1) to three (3) months related packaging experience in a manufacturing environment
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