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ProAmpac Holdings, Inc. Material Handler in Westfield, Massachusetts

Job Description

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 five core values that are the basis for our success: Integrity, Intensity, Innovation, Involvement and Impact.

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.

If you are 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 perfect attendance bonus

  • Premium pay built into your shift schedule.

  • 11 paid company holidays

  • Paid and Unpaid PTO

  • 401k with company match

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and other supplemental offerings

  • Company-provided life insurance

  • Disability insurance

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

Position Summary

This position will be responsible for stocking machine centers with rolls of paper, film, foil, non-woven fabrics and boxed resin. Receive and ship materials and finished goods. Pump resin from hopper car to silos.

Essential Duties and Tasks

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job function satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made, upon request, to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Monitor all production machines and stock with raw materials and work-in-process as needed, using clamp and/or fork trucks.

  • Use handheld scanners and desk top computers for maintaining machine schedules, transferring material and to process paperwork

  • 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.

  • Remove, sort and recycle scrap waste

  • 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.

Work Environment

Work primarily in a non-climate controlled indoor environment with minimal safety/health hazard potential.

Hair nets, beard nets, safety glasses, ear plugs, and safety shoes are required to be worn on the production floor. Jewelry of any kind (including stud earrings, facial piercings, and wedding bands), hooded sweatshirts and t-shirts with pockets are not allowed on the production floor. If you require a medical ID bracelet it must be of the breakaway kind.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Climbing Stairs, Bending, Twisting, Reaching, Pushing, Pulling and Squatting.

  • Walking or standing on concrete floors.

  • Lifting is minimal, occasionally up to 40 lbs.

  • Ability to operate heavy equipment/machinery safely.

Number of Openings: 1

Shift(s):

  • Days (6:30am - 6:30pm)

Requirements

  • 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.

Key Competencies

  • Ethical Conduct

  • Problem Solving/Analysis

  • Technical Capacity

  • Communication Proficiency

Area of Interest: Manufacturing
Department: Material Handling-2400
Shift: 12 Hour Day Shift

ProAmpac is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled.

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