Packaging Operators

Seeking 10+ experienced Packaging Operators with experience operating a Forklift, for a local client located in Baytown & La Porte, TX.

Pay: $12.50/hr

Schedule: 6:00am- 6:00pm and 6:00pm- 6:00am, Rotating 12 hour shift-work days and nights.

Position Summary

Efficiently operates packaging lines according to established procedures and customer specifications, while meeting all quality standards.The Forklift Operator is responsible for operating powered equipment for the purpose of moving, locating, relocating, stacking, and counting product while checking all inbound and outbound products. The role ensures products are free of damage and infestation, product code dates are properly recorded and products match customer requirements. The position is committed to safety and contributing to a safe and clean work environment.

Key Accountabilities / Primary Duties & Responsibilities

Minimum of 6 months operating a forklift.

Package product into bags, boxes, or totes per customer specifications.

Document quality checks and enter into the system.

Read and disseminate information on the product specifications and packaging requirements.

Pull product samples and test product mix, labeling and or weight against specs.

Follow all safety, environmental and quality guidelines.

Maintain housekeeping duties around packaging equipment and in warehouse.

Responsible for lockout/tagout of equipment when clearing jams or performing basic maintenance.

Perform basic adjustments to operating equipment to maintain finished product conformity to specs.

Perform additional duties as assigned by management. 


Requirements for Forklift Operators:

  • High school diploma or GED required
  • 6 months warehousing and inventory experience required
  • Ability to work specified shift
  • Ability to follow work procedures and safety rules
  • Ability to read, understand, and follow directions/instructions
  • Ability to use automated inventory control equipment Have appropriate eye, hand and foot coordination to properly use various equipment and/or tools
  • Ability to load/unload, lift/move equipment/product which may weigh up to 100 pounds
  • Ability to mount and dismount forklift through the duration of the shift which requires bending, stretching, stepping, reaching, climbing, and stooping
  • Ability to stand, walk, bend, crouch, stoop, reach, stretch, step, climb and/or sit frequently or through the duration of the shift

Pre-employment drug screening and background check is required. This employer participates in E-verify.


If you meet the requirements, APPLY TODAY! Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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