Packaging Technician (Day Shift)
Located in Huxley, IA
Are you wanting to get your foot in the door with a local production company while starting a long-term, stable career? If the answer is yes, we want to talk to you!
Express Employment Professionals has partnered with a local company in Huxley, IA that''s seeking 1st Shift Product Packagers to join their team!
This is a great long-term, evaluation-to-hire, full-time position starting at $14.75/hr. Overtime is optional & available! Once you complete a few months of full-time & day shift evaluation/training with us, they'd love to hire you on as a permanent member of their staff. Both Express & our client offer benefits, so you will not need to worry about being uninsured during the evaluation period!
Product Packager Duties:
- Placing empty containers and other components onto conveyors
- Activating and stopping automated equipment and conveyors as required during normal production operations (you will be trained how to do this)
- Monitoring automated cap machine or hand placing caps onto filled containers, checking for filling errors, and cap tightening
- Reviewing label machine for proper labeling of containers
- Inspecting containers for proper coding and label positioning
- Placing product into shipping boxes or containers
- Placing cardboard boxes through automatic tapers or hand taping boxes and placing them on pallets
Product Packager Requirements:
- Prior production or assembly experience helpful but not required for consideration
- Standing/walking for entirety of shift
- Lifting, pushing, and/or carrying up to 10-25lbs as needed
- We offer medical, dental, vision, short-term disability, and term life insurance benefits while on our payroll. There are similar benefits available when hired on with the company, so you won''t need to worry about being uninsured!
- We also offer an EAP (Employee Assistance Program) as well as a skill-building education program called ExpressLearn to associates on assignment with us to help them advance their careers!
Apply now or contact Express Employment Professionals by calling 515-233-5933 for an IMMEDIATE INTERVIEW! We look forward to meeting with you!
...Not the right fit for you? No problem! We have many job openings available, and not all of them are posted on our website. Please give us a call at 515-233-5933 so we can chat through which of our openings is the best next career move for you!
*Express also offers a Referral Bonus!* Share this job opportunity with your friends and family and earn $50! (Referral must work 100 hours, approximately 1 month to qualify).
Express Office: Ames
1110 Buckeye Avenue
Ames, IA 50010