Packaging Operator

  • Location
    Rantoul, Illinois
  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire
  • Salary
    $ 10 - $ 11.5 / Hour
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing - Machine Operator

Adecco is currently assisting our client in their search to staff Packaging Operator positions in Rantoul, IL. These are long term assignments. Click on Apply Now if you meet the qualifications listed below!

JOB PURPOSE: Responsible for operating any packaging line within the facility, by utilizing
packaging equipment and maintaining required documentation; includes organizing, directing, and
leading a team of operators.


Experience and Knowledge:
* High school graduate or equivalent.
* Six to twelve months training and/or experience

Physical Requirements:
* Good vision
* Ability to hear and speak
* Ability to work with hands and arms (shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand)
* Stretching, reaching, stooping, and bending
* Lifting requirements include: ability to lift 15-20 lbs from floor to waist level with frequency of 4-5 per hour and 25 lbs with frequency of 10-15 per hour.
* Standing up to a total of 10 hrs per day, including a maximum of 3 hrs increments (before a break)
* Ability to do repetitive tasks with both hands and arms at a frequency of up to 60 per minute.
* Ability to work in all areas of the plant

Skills and Abilities:
* Ability to direct employees assigned to line, including position rotation and exercises
* Basic mathematical skills
* Ability to maintain a professional and courteous relationship when working with others in the organization
* Ability to understand and use Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) or willingness to learn
* Ability to operate all production lines within the facility
* Legible handwriting
* Ability to document and complete job tasks with accuracy

Duties and Responsibilities:
* Perform all duties listed to the position Packaging Operator B and Line Service person.
* Operate assigned packaging equipment which may include automatic and semi-automatic equipment such as fillers, pluggers, cappers, cartoners, case sealers, wrappers, Sea-Bond processing machines, baggers, rotary die, equipment, labelers, and
related equipment.
* The operation of this equipment includes responsibility for safe and effective performance of the equipment to assure acceptable quality products.

* Prepare and maintain certain production records, including Daily Line Performance report,
portions of the Batch Packaging Record, assigned records of material usage, process control
sheets, logs and records for GMP’s and other records.
* Make line position assignments of B Operators and will direct Line Service persons
regarding supplies for set up of assigned line.
* Assist the Section Leaders in training of new employees and in guiding packaging personnel
in effective line performance.
* Utilize effective problem solving techniques and develop assigned associates into a team.
* Direct and assist in clean-up procedures.
* Utilize ERP when appropriate functions are necessary such as: moving, issues, putbacks,
and production reporting.
* Utilize the intercom/phone system
* Complete paperwork by arrive fifteen minutes before shift begins each day
* May be required to work overtime
* Perform other duties as assigned
* May be required, when properly trained to dispose of hazardous/special waste
* Follow the established Quality systems and policies
*Follow the established Safety systems and policies

Adecco provides one of the most comprehensive benefits package in the industry to contract workers. Benefits are available to you as a contractor after one week of employment.

Click on Apply Now to be considered for this Packaging Operator position in Rantoul, IL or any related opportunities with Adecco.

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