Overview

POSITION:                            Feeder/Packer

DEPARTMENT:                     Finishing  

REPORTS TO:                      Finishing  Manager

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Feeder/Packer is responsible for feeding the gluer, packing products in accordance with customer specifications and

quality standards, and sorting defects. He/She must consistently and efficiently perform and follow procedures in compliance to company, customer, and ISO standards.

PRINCIPAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Flip and sort prior to filling feeder.
  • Feed gluer and keep feeder full.
  • Monitor gluer and mirrors for line jams and other problems.
  • Clear minor line jams.
  • Consistently inspect the finished product for quality prior to packing.
  • Notify operator of defects and nonconforming gluing quality.
  • Manually pack the good finished product into shipping cartons in compliance with customer specifications.
  • Learn how to pack for various customers.
  • Verify case count and appearance.
  • Understand quality issues and sort for defects.
  • Understand the different types of board (i.e. mylar vs. white).
  • Stamp initials on the finished case, after a thorough inspection, with a stamper supplied by the company.
  • Responsible for line clearance in his/her area.
  • Keep area clean and organized. Empty trash bins, sweep around the gluers, pick up empty pa llets around gluing department and take them to the proper location.
  • Performs other job duties as assigned by management or lead person.
  • Consistently attentive to quality throughout manufacturing process.

SAFETY RESPONSIBILITIES:

Must learn and comply with all of clients safety rules; reference to employee handbook.

PRINCIPAL SKILLS AND FUNCTIONS (5+):

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team with a high level of initiative and flexibility.
  • Capable of understanding technical customer requirements.
  • Ability to work in a high stress environment to meet customer delivery dates.
  • Constantly produces high quality work and maintain established production standards.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • High school education or GED required.
  • Proficient level of English – Verbal & Written
  • Ability to read and understand a Job Bag.
  • Must have basic math skills.
  • Must be attentive to detail.
  • Excellent manual dexterity.
  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time and perform repetitive manual tasks with frequent rotations.
  • Must be able to comprehend and follow all job procedures and safety protocols.

WORKING CONDITIONS AND PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

General Job Tasks

Never

Occasionally

Frequently

Continuously

Attention to detail

X

Use of testing equipment

X

Organization skills

X

Bend/Stoop

X

Squat/Crouch

X

Crawl

X

Climb stairs

X

Climb ladders

X

Reach Overhead

X

Kneel

X

Push/Pull

X

Uneven work surfaces

X

Twist

X

Awkward positions

X

Confined spaces

X

Fume exposure

X

Grasping

X

Standing

X

Walking

X

Sitting

X

Outdoor weather conditions

X

Physical Activity Required

Never

Occasionally

Frequently

Continuously

Lifting <10 lbs.

X

Lifting 10-25 lbs.

X

Lifting 25-50 lbs.

X

Lifting > 50 lbs.

X

Carrying <10 lbs.

X

Carrying 10-25 lbs.

X

Carrying > 50 lbs.

X

Reaching > shoulder height

X

Reaching at shoulder height

X

Reaching

X

Source: New Job Orders