ProAmpac Holdings, Inc. Forklift Operator/ Material Handler in Westfield, Massachusetts
Now hiring! Come work at a place to build your future and be an integral part of a fast-paced, safety-oriented, and growing industry! We are an ESSENTIAL employer that is ACTIVELY HIRING at our Westfield, MA 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 actively seeking a Material Handler to join our growing team. If you are a Material Handler looking for a new opportunity with a leading packaging company, ProAmpac is looking for you to join our team!
What ProAmpac has to offer:
A unique, “4 on / 4 off” schedule (work 12 hour shifts for 4 days, then get 4 days off) – only work for half the year!
Quarterly bonuses: perfect attendance bonus and gainshare program
Premium pay built into your shift schedule
11 paid company holidays
401k with company match
Medical, Dental, Vision, and other supplemental offerings
Company-provided life insurance
Wellness program – living a healthy lifestyle can get you a discount on your health insurance premiums AND other incentives
Daily Responsibilities Include:
Monitor Extrusion coating lines and stock with raw materials and work-in-process as needed, using clamp and/or fork trucks.
Monitor press room and stock with raw materials and work-in-process as needed using clamp and/or fork trucks.
Receive raw materials using clamp and/or fork trucks.
Ship finished goods using clamp and/or fork trucks.
Pump resin from hopper cars to silo.
May be required to perform other housekeeping and/or other manufacturing related functions as required by Management.
Required to drive the company owned/leased truck between plant locations.
Essential Duties and Tasks
Follow all safety rules and regulations; wear PPE
Read, understand and follow work instructions
Follow quality requirements to meet or exceed specifications
Effectively communicate with employees from your own and other departments to ensure a team environment.
Must be able to work scheduled hours and overtime as needed.
Attention to detail
Ownership of equipment
High School Diploma or equivalent.
Good math and reading skills required.
Work independently and as part of a team, effectively communicate, good math and mechanical skills, get along with others, positive attitude and well organized.
Valid state issued driver’s license.
Exceptional time management and organization skills. Ability to manage multiple tasks and projects simultaneously establishing priorities to meet deadlines
Proactive; exercises sound judgment and decision making; able to identify problems and needs and develop solutions and/or options.
Self-confident, self-motivated individual who thrives in a challenging, fast-paced environment.
Area of Interest: Manufacturing
Department: Shipping & Receiving-1800
Shift: 12 Hour Day Shift
ProAmpac is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled.