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Title:  Material Handler- $18.32

Requisition ID:  18234 - 159

Elk Grove Village, IL, US, 60007

Category:  Hourly Production & Manufacturing
Travel:  No Travel Required

Job Purpose Statement:


The person who occupies this position is responsible for unloading the baling machine, banding waste loads and off loading sheeted loads into press WIP (Work In Progress) area.


Job Functions:


The following is a list of specific duties which are considered the essential functions of this job. The list is not exhaustive, as all positions at the Company are dynamic. The employee who occupies this position is expected to assume any/all duties assigned by management irrespective of whether such duties are specifically included in this list.


  1. Responsible for banding scrap loads with metal strapping. Metal strapping is fastened

            together and tightened by use of banding tool.


  1. Weighing bales of scrap and filling out inventory tag that is to be attached to bale.

Information on tag includes grade, weight of bale. (Material Handler weighs bales by use of forklift)


  1. Material Handler is to stack all bales according to grade. Material Handler does this by use of forklift.


  1. When waste semi trucks arrive, Material handler is to load bales and scrap pallets into semi truck.


  1. Material Handler is responsible for required safety checks of fork lift.


  1. Unloading sheeted loads from sheeters to printed WIP areas.


  1. Responsible for removing and strapping waste loads from delivery end of printing presses.


  1. Responsible for exchange of coating totes.


  1. Responsible for banding metal printing plates and placing them in proper storage locations.

Required Experience

At Graphic Packaging International, we produce the paper cup that held your coffee this morning, the basket that transported those bottles of craft beer you enjoyed last weekend, and the microwave tray that heated your gourmet meal last night. 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 products. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, we are collaborative, diverse, innovative individuals who create inspired packaging while giving back to our communities. With over 25,000 employees working in more than 130 locations worldwide, we strive to be environmentally responsible 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

Inspired Packaging. A World of Difference.

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, religion, age, gender or sex (including pregnancy), national origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic identity, genetic information, disability, veteran/military status or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law. Click here to view the Poster, EEO is the Law.

Nearest Major Market: Chicago

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