Production Packer - 1st shift

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Located in Madison, WI

Position: Production Packer - 1st Shift 
Job Summary: Pack product into specified packaging by reading and following product specification sheets, inspecting the quality of the product, and working efficiently.  Duties include:

  • Be familiar with and follow safety rules and procedures including safety wear, lockout/tag out, and emergency procedures. Notify a supervisor or production trainer of any safety hazards, or safety suggestions.
  • Continually gain knowledge of the products and the production processes. Pack products according to specification sheets by following product specific instructions in detail.
  • Each employee is responsible for confirming their knowledge of the daily product requirements by reading the product specification sheet(s) and signing off on them at start-up of the product.
  • Continuously monitor the weights (where specified) of products ensuring that they are packed at the specified weights.
  • Accurately count and maintain counting multiples while packing products.
  • Visually inspect products to ensure they are free of defects.  Alert line operator, shift supervisor, shift coordinator, or quality department personnel to product quality issues.
  • On external packaging materials, ensure correct tape and labels are used with appropriate positioning per the product specification sheet.  MSDS sheets must be included when specified.
  • Ensure all products stacked on skids are properly positioned and correctly wrapped to the skid. Skid tags must be accurately and completely filled out.
  • Inform Material Handlers about production packaging needs well before packaging is needed.  (This helps reduce downtime)
  • Perform specified quality checks as required.
  • Ensure the daily line packaging reports are completed accurately and completely by the end of the shift.  Also make sure the appropriate batch sheet is completed. (If applicable)
  • Maintain a neat, orderly and clean department and work environment throughout the shift.
  • Assist with the training of new personnel.
  • Be flexible in regards to working on multiple production lines on an as needed basis.
  • Perform duties as a team member by assisting coworkers as needed.
  • Perform overtime and other duties as required.

Location: Madison, WI
Pay: $11.25/hr. 
Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or equivalent is preferred. 
  • Production experience preferred.
  • Excellent attention to detail, manual dexterity, and ability to maintain speed in picking of parts is required. 
  • Basic math skills are required. 
  • Flexibility, initiative and teamwork are required. 
  • Must be able to follow directions exactly, and be flexible in daily duties.
  •  Ability to lift up to 50 pounds and standing for 8 hours is required.

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Benefits Available to Eligible Express Associates:

  • Medical Plan
  • Dental Plan
  • Holiday Pay (6 Days Observed)
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Vision/Eyewear Plan
  • Vacation Pay
  • Life Insurance
  • Prescription Drug Reimbursement
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Referral Bonuses

 
For a complete listing of all open positions, visit https://www.expresspros.com/madisonwi/

Express Office: Madison
1731 Thierer Road
Madison, WI 53704




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