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General Utility - Packing Department

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Job Description

Pratt is America’s 5th largest corrugated packaging company and the world’s largest, privately-held producer of 100% recycled containerboard, with more than 9000 highly-skilled, green-collar employees dedicated to the environment and sustainability. Pratt was founded in the USA more than 30 years ago and, since then, has shown dramatic growth with sophisticated manufacturing facilities in more than 27 states.

RESPONSIBILITIES: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Other minor duties may be assigned. Reads work order or receives instructions from Operations Manager or Production Manager regarding product preparation. Assist the Line Lead/Machine Operators producing the product Quality checks on the product being produced Work safety and continuously promote Safety Requirements of the facility Performs a variety of tasks in the assigned department Performs general duties and responsibilities as required. Union position as all duties are subject to change.

REQUIREMENTS:

Job Requirements EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: High school diploma or GED.

Candidates are PREFERRED: who offer the following: Prior work experience in the corrugated industry 6 months’ experience as a Flexo or DieCut Helper 6 months’ experience in the Press and Finishing Departments

LANGUAGE SKILLS: Able to read and follow instructions in English

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS: Able to read a tape measure with speed and accuracy. Able to calculate figures and amounts such as percentages, measurement, volume and rate. Able to apply concepts of high school math.

REASONING ABILITY: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or graphic form. Ability to deal with problems involving one or more concrete variables in standardized situations.

TECHNICAL SKILLS: The individual must have a working knowledge of the following: Equipment design and capabilities that can be translated into efficient operation. Product layouts and production specifications. Product quality specifications. Quality standards.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS: May be required to maintain a current Lift Truck Operator License.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee is occasionally required to sit. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

WORK ENVIRONMENT: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts. The employee is frequently exposed to wet and/or humid conditions. The employee is occasionally exposed to high, precarious places; fumes or airborne particles; and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

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