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Packaging Equipment Operator

Waterford, NY 12188

Posted: 06/05/2024 Job Category: Chemical Job Number: HH453323530

Job Description

Sirius Staffing is seeking Packing Equipment Operator to work at a Large Manufacturing plant in Waterford, NY. This is a long-term contract position that offers a sign-on bonus and a possible pay increase after six months. 
 
The primary duties involve placing incoming orders on shelves and picking merchandise according to specific customer requirements. As a Packaging Equipment Operator/Material Handler, you will monitor inventory and communicate any shortages. Some physical strength is required, as you may often need to lift packages by hand.
 
Pay is $20 hour + $1500 SIGN ON BONUS + PTO accrued | Holiday Pay | Medical/Dental/Vision insurance offered 

At our company, we value your well-being. That's why we offer PTO, Holiday Pay, and comprehensive Medical/Dental/Vision insurance to ensure you're taken care of.
 
This is a 12-hour rotating shift position. (Schedule is 2 on, 3 off, 3 on, 2 offRotates from days to nights, concurrently)  
 
Education/Experience required:
 
  • Must have High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Proven experience as a Material Handler, Warehouse Associate, or similar position
  • Experience in Shipping and Receiving
  • Experience in using warehouse equipment (e.g., forklifts, pallet jacks)
 
 PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES:
 
  • Operate automated bagging machines after training.
  • Wrap orders and load them onto delivery trucks.
  • Monitor inventory and suggest new orders as needed.
  • Document orders, materials, and stock movements.
  • Operate warehouse equipment, including forklifts, packaging machines, palletizing platforms, and bag flatteners.
  • Keep the warehouse clean by sweeping, vacuuming, and disposing of debris daily.
  • Provide daily activity reports.
  • Receive inbound materials and supplies, including maintenance items.
  • Inspect and report on warehouse equipment regularly to ensure it’s in working order.
  • Follow all safety requirements and emergency procedures, reporting any unsafe conditions to the Shift Supervisor.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
 
  
Sirius Staffing is an equal-opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to characteristics such as race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other status protected by law.

Meet Your Recruiter

Alicia Paslawsky
Senior Technical Recruiter

Alicia Paslawsky joined Sirius Staffing in 2017 as a Senior Technical Recruiter, bringing with her over 20 years of experience in the field. She is passionate about facilitating success for both candidates and clients by matching top talent with their specific needs. Specializing in a diverse range of roles, Alicia excels in placing professionals such as Pharmaceutical Technicians, Lab Operators, Chemists, Warehouse Associates, Packaging Technicians, Engineers, Designers, and Administrative Assistants, among others. Her commitment extends beyond mere placement; Alicia prioritizes cultivating lasting relationships with candidates and clients alike.

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