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ProAmpac Holdings, Inc. Forklift Operator/Material Handler in Hanover Park, Illinois

Job Description

Now hiring!

Come work at a place where you can build a future and play an important role in a fast-paced, safety-oriented, and growing industry! We are an ESSENTIAL employer that is ACTIVELY HIRING at our Hanover Park, IL facility!

ProAmpac is a leading global flexible packaging company with comprehensive product offerings. Providing creative packaging solutions, industry-leading customer service and award-winning innovation to a diverse global marketplace. We are guided in our work by four core values that are the basis for our success: Integrity, Intensity, Innovation, and Involvement.

The safety and health of our team is our top priority. ProAmpac has taken great steps to provide all personal protective equipment and sanitizing supplies to create a safe and healthy work environment for you.

We are aggressively seeking a Material Handler to join our growing team. If you are an experienced Material Handler looking for a new opportunity with a leading packaging company, ProAmpac is looking for you to join our team!

Job Description:

The Material Handler functions under the direct supervision of the Warehouse Lead. This position is responsible for loading, unloading, and moving materials within plant, prepares make-ready pallets for printing, slitting, pouch-making, and spouting operations by performing the following duties:

  • Ensure personal compliance with all company Quality System, Operational, and Human Resource policies, procedures, and practices, including Safety and housekeeping procedures.

  • Generates pick list or follows oral instructions to ascertain materials or containers to be staged per job.

  • Cooperates and coordinates with warehouse manager and other departments to ensure material availability based on production schedule and needs.

  • Loads and unloads materials onto or from pallets, trays, racks, and shelves either by hand or utilizing lifting equipment.

  • Conveys materials from storage or work sites to designated area and documents such movements.

  • Counts, weighs, and records number of units of materials moved or handled on pick list.

  • Attaches identifying barcodes or labels to materials or marks information on cases, or other containers.

  • Operates forklift truck, electric hoist or pallet mover to assist in loading or moving materials and products.

  • Cross trains in receiving, shipping; backs-up department as needed.

  • Resolves inventory variances and participants in inventory cycle counts.

  • Participates in on-going training opportunities and supports a continuous quality improvement environment.

  • Review work instructions and procedures that are applicable to the position.

  • Perform other assignments as requested by ProAmpac management.

2nd Shift: 2pm-10pm (Monday-Friday)

What ProAmpac has to offer:

  • Quarterly bonuses: perfect attendance bonus and gainshare program

  • 11 paid company holidays

  • Paid Vacation & Sick/Personal time

  • 401k with company match

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and other supplemental offerings

  • Company-provided life insurance

  • Disability insurance

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Paid Parental Leave

  • Wellness program -- living a healthy lifestyle can get you a discount on your health insurance premiums AND other incentives

  • Tuition Reimbursement

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled


  • High School Diploma or equivalent.

  • At least 2 years of forklift operating experience strongly preferred.

  • Ability to work with all levels of employees.

  • Capable of lifting up to 50 lbs.

  • Sound oral and written communication skills.

  • Complete the necessary ProAmpac training program.

Area of Interest: Manufacturing
Department: Material Handling-2400