Title:  Cartonpack Technician

Requisition ID:  1974-159

Oroville, CA, US, 95965-9248

Category:  Hourly Production & Manufacturing
Travel:  No Travel Required

At Graphic Packaging International (NYSE: GPK), we produce the box you may have poured your child’s cereal from this morning, the microwaveable tray that heated your lunch, the paper cup that held your coffee throughout the day, and the carrier of those bottles of craft beer you may enjoy tonight! We’re one of the largest manufacturers of paperboard and paper-based packaging for some of the world’s most recognized brands of food, beverage, foodservice, household, personal care and pet care products. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, we are a team of collaborative, innovative, passionate individuals who are committed to providing consumer packaging that makes a world of difference.

With almost 18,000 employees working in more than 70 locations in North and South America, Europe and the Pacific Rim, we strive to be an environmentally responsible leader in our industry and in the communities where we operate. We are committed to workplace diversity and offer compensation and benefits programs that are among the industry’s best to reward the talented people who make our company successful.

If this sounds like something you would like to be a part of, we’d love to hear from you. Learn more about us at www.graphicpkg.com.

Inspired Packaging. A World of Difference.


The employee who occupies this position is responsible for assuming all duties performed by a Finishing Cartonpack Tech and is responsible for any/all duties assigned irrespective of whether specifically included in this list. Must be able to perform all Assistant position duties.  Must be willing and able to progress to the Operator position.  Cartonpack Technician role is the introduction phase of the Operator role (levels 1 and 2 of the Operator1 pay scale).

  • The Cartonpack Tech must be able to use SAP to generate worker instructions and support documentation.
  • Must have the knowledge to be able to setup the finishing support equipment such as case sealers, labelers and the Cartonpack.
  • Responsible for being able to legibly document all run events and production issues.
  • Responsible for verifying that job number, item number and die revision match work instructions.
  • Responsible for continually inspecting all production products to make sure that all are being made at an acceptable quality level.
  • Responsible for confirming customer specifications are continually being met.
  • Cartonpack Tech is responsible for communicating with the Palletizers that pallets are generated correctly.
  • Performs other organizational duties as required.
  • Support and Develop (Lean) initiatives (5s, TPM, Daily Management).
  • Must be willing and able to progress into the Finishing Operator role.
  • Skills-Clerical, Detail Oriented, Mechanical and good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Abilities-Good attendance, guide teams/processes, ability to work alone, ability to work any shift.

Physical Requirements

  • Duties require standing (except breaks and lunch) with little lower body movement throughout working shift for 8 to 12 hours.
  • Visual acuity at short distances. Needed to detect variances in job numbers, register and collator marks.
  • Color vision needed to detect inappropriate color of product.
  • Lifting and loading up to 20 lb. bundles of corrugate into case erector.
  • Able to lift 25-35 lb. boxes continuously and 50 lbs. occasionally to cover Palletizer position.
  • Occasional climbing, stooping, bending and overhead reaching.
  • Fine hand manipulation.
  • Grasping and gripping.

Graphic Packaging is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All candidates will be evaluated on the basis of their qualifications for the job in question. We do not base our employment decision on an employee's or applicant's race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, citizenship, handicap, or disability, marital status, veteran status or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law. Click here to view the EEO is the Law Poster.

Required Experience

  • Minimum of 6 months in the Operator Assistant position (or equivalent experience in a manufacturing environment).
  • Operator Assistant qualified to a 3 rating or better for all 4 Levels (or 1 year experience as machine operator in a manufacturing environment).

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