Peoplelink Staffing Solutions Packer in Kentwood, Michigan
Job Summary:Inspect plates and products as they are provided for packaging. Hand stack and wrap according to packaging instructions for size and appropriateness for boxing. Place wrapped product into boxes and mark and/or label box for customers as required.Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned to meet business needs:• Read and analyze production schedules to determine processing requirements and packing material supply.• Inspect materials, products, equipment to detect defects or malfunctions. • Examine and inspect product for defects prior to packing.• Package and load materials and products into packaging containers according packing specifications posted.• Assemble, line, and pad cartons, crates, and containers, prepare wrapping tables for plates to be packaged.• Mark and label containers according standards provided to prepare for shipping or stocking.• Ensure cleanliness of work area and equipment at all times.• Document packaged goods within computer system and prepare for movement to appropriate locations for labeling and shipping, or stocked customer goods.• Transport finished packages to designated locations and notify appropriate personnel when packaged items are ready.• Other production related duties as assigned.Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Computer Literacy Required for the job: • Ability to provide high attention to detail and follow specific instruction.• Working knowledge of arithmetic and/or algebra including but not limited to reading a ruler, units of measure, fraction conversion.• Ability to multi-task at times.• Excellent communication skills with co-workers in order to maintain a teamwork atmosphere.• Decision making skills for reporting flaws in product.• Computer skills necessary to record in-line product process and location. • Ability to operate and be certified in the use of a Hi Lo for transport of completed goods.