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Manual Packager 1

Manual Packager 1

Job ID 
2017-6417
Address 
4403 Table Mt Dr
Location 
US-CO-Golden
Category 
Distribution Center

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Overview

Job Summary

    Fast paced hand bagging of food products including fruits, candies, herbs, and grains at the Distribution Center of Natural Grocers Employee must be able to work at a steady pace for 8 hour shifts, standing for 8 hours. This position packs, labels and palletizes products accurately and efficiently. This position works under Food Safety guidelines. Sanitation and good manufacturing practices are required.

Responsibilities

Responsibilities

    Lift and stage raw material containers to work stations
  • Manually pack and/or seal products at an acceptable pace
  • Package products to a specified weight, with adequate bag seals
  • Use of a band sealer to seal individual bags
  • Keep a sanitary work environment at all times
  • Required cleaning includes washing, sanitizing, mopping and sweeping area daily

Although this is a general outline of job responsibilities all employees are expected to be ''hands on'' and do whatever it takes to get the job done and make the company thrive.

Qualifications

Qualifications

    High school diploma or equivalent is required 1+ year experience in food production industry or assembly line working at a fast pace Ability to speak English clearly and concisely Good attention to detail; accuracy and thoroughness is a must Ability to work with others in a fast-paced team environment Flexible with working hours to accommodate production needs Must be reliable and on time every day Able to assist in other departments as needed

Physical Requirements

    Must have the ability to lift 50 lbs, repetitive lifting up to 50 lbs. Must be able to carry up to 50 lbs. Requires the use of both arms and both hands with full range of motion Must be able to bend at the waist and knees, twist, push and pull on a frequent basis Must be able to kneel, squat, and climb as needed Must be able to reach overhead and away from the body Must be able to walk and stand for at least 90% of the time Ability to assemble small objects Ability to work around raw spices and allergenic foods

This job description is not an employment contract. It does not guarantee a job or that the above listed duties are the limit of responsibilities. The job and job description are subject to change with and without notice. Employees are required to accomplish any and all tasks assigned to his/her by their Manager and/or other Home Office managers that may not be listed in this job description.

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