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2nd Shift Packaging Operator

Company: Graphic Packaging Holding Co
Location: Visalia
Posted on: June 10, 2021

Job Description:

Graphic Packaging International, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE: GPK), is committed to providing consumer packaging that makes a world of difference. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, we are a leading global provider of paper-based packaging solutions for a wide variety of products for food, beverage, foodservice and other consumer products companies. We are one of the largest producers of folding cartons and hold a leading market position in solid bleached sulfate, coated unbleached Kraft and coated recycled paperboard. Graphic Packaging's customers include some of the most widely- recognized companies in the world.

We achieve our vision by delivering value to our customers, building a high-performance culture for our employees and creating superior returns for our shareholders. We strive to be an environmentally responsible leader in our industry and in the communities where we operate.

Graphic Packaging has approximately 17,000 employees working in more than 60 locations in North and South America, Europe and the Pacific Rim. We are committed to workplace diversity and offer compensation and benefit programs that are among the best in the industry to reward the talented people who make our company successful. We invite you to review the following employment opportunity and to learn more about us at www.graphicpkg.com.

Inspired Packaging. A World of Difference.

Graphic Packaging-Visalia manufactures and distributes paper cups and plastic lids for the food service industry and is currently recruiting for the following position.

JOB TITLE: 2nd Shift Packaging Operator

DEPARTMENT: Maintenance

WORK SCHEDULE: 4:00 p.m. to Midnight

JOB SUMMARY:

The primary responsibility of the Packaging Operator is to maintain the auto-bagger equipment, case sealers, case erector, packing stands, cups & lids case date code. Duties will include the following: change out films on the auto-bagger equipment and change out tape in case sealers. Change out broken parts on auto baggers and case sealers. Repair push carts if necessary. Troubleshoot & maintain case date code & change ink cartridge as needed. Assist in auto baggers, case sealer & case erector rebuilds. Maintain and promote cleanliness and organization in work area. Packaging Operator will also complete paperwork and logs, create notifications, receive pass down & perform pass down with oncoming or outgoing shifts

All employees must follow all Graphic Packaging International work rules, code of conduct and safety procedures and policies including wearing personal protective equipment such as steel toed shoes, hearing protection and safety goggles.

WORK DEVICES/TOOLS consist of the following: Allen wrenches, standard hand tools, air guns, grease guns' radio, utility knives gloves, power tools and IP Computer

EXPERIENCE/SKILLS REQUIRED:

  • Must be able to stand on concrete flooring while performing work related tasks.
  • Must be able to frequently lift/lower tools weighing up to 10 lbs. On an occasional basis, the

employee will lift a box of cups weighing approximately 20 pounds.

  • Must be able to perform pushing/pulling activities when performing work functions. Pushing activities may be forceful in nature.
  • Must be able to climb step stools and/or ladders to perform job functions.
  • Must be able to bend throughout the work shift. A majority of bending occurs in a slight forward bend for brief periods of times. This may be performed on a repetitive basis. Bending may also occur on a prolonged basis.
  • Must be able to kneel to perform work related activities. Knee pads are provided by the employer
  • Must be able to crawl under the holding tank to access the valve.

Must be able to reach between waist and shoulder height occurs on a continuous basis. Reaching

  • overhead and below waist level occurs on an occasional basis
  • Must be self-motivated and able to work with minimal supervision
  • Overtime will be required as necessary including weekends. Graphic Packaging International operates on a 24 hour, 7 day/week basis
  • 1 - 2 years previous experience working in a manufacturing environment preferred

The above description/summary may be amended, revised, or supplemented as the Company deems necessary in order to maintain safe, efficient, and continuous operation.

Graphic Packaging is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All candidates will be evaluated on the basis of their qualifications for the job in question. We do not base our employment decision on an employee's or applicant's race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, citizenship, handicap, or disability, marital status, veteran status or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

"Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/Individuals with Disabilities/Veterans"

Required Skills

EXPERIENCE/SKILLS REQUIRED:

  • Must be able to stand on concrete flooring while performing work related tasks.
  • Must be able to frequently lift/lower tools weighing up to 10 lbs. On an occasional basis, the

employee will lift a box of cups weighing approximately 20 pounds.

  • Must be able to perform pushing/pulling activities when performing work functions. Pushing activities may be forceful in nature.
  • Must be able to climb step stools and/or ladders to perform job functions.
  • Must be able to bend throughout the work shift. A majority of bending occurs in a slight forward bend for brief periods of times. This may be performed on a repetitive basis. Bending may also occur on a prolonged basis.
  • Must be able to kneel to perform work related activities. Knee pads are provided by the employer
  • Must be able to crawl under the holding tank to access the valve.

Must be able to reach between waist and shoulder height occurs on a continuous basis. Reaching

  • overhead and below waist level occurs on an occasional basis
  • Must be self-motivated and able to work with minimal supervision
  • Overtime will be required as necessary including weekends. Graphic Packaging International operates on a 24 hour, 7 day/week basis
  • 1 - 2 years previous experience working in a manufacturing environment preferred

Required Experience

At Graphic Packaging International (NYSE: GPK), we produce the box you may have poured your child's cereal from this morning, the microwaveable tray that heated your lunch, the paper cup that held your coffee throughout the day, and the carrier of those bottles of craft beer you may enjoy tonight! We're one of the largest manufacturers of paperboard and paper-based packaging for some of the world's most recognized brands of food, beverage, foodservice, household, personal care and pet care products. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, we are a team of collaborative, innovative, passionate individuals who are committed to providing consumer packaging that makes a world of difference.

With almost 18,000 employees working in more than 70 locations in North and South America, Europe and the Pacific Rim, we strive to be an environmentally responsible leader in our industry and in the communities where we operate. We are committed to workplace diversity and offer compensation and benefits programs that are among the industry's best to reward the talented people who make our company successful.

If this sounds like something you would like to be a part of, we'd love to hear from you. Learn more about us at www.graphicpkg.com.

Inspired Packaging. A World of Difference.

Graphic Packaging is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All candidates will be evaluated on the basis of their qualifications for the job in question. We do not base our employment decision on an employee's or applicant's race, color, religion, age, gender or sex (including pregnancy), national origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic identity, genetic information, disability, veteran/military status or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law. Click here to view the EEO is the Law Poster.

Keywords: Graphic Packaging Holding Co, Visalia , 2nd Shift Packaging Operator, Other , Visalia, California

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