Title:  Feeder-Catcher

Requisition ID:  640

Grand Rapids, MI, US, 49519

Department:  Hourly Plant & Mill (Except Maintenance Roles)
Travel:  No Travel Required


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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.

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Position Summary

The Feeder Catcher performs job duties within the Finishing Department. They are responsible for supporting the finishing department with quality of the folding operation to meet customer specifications and production schedule. Responsible for placing paper
board cartons into feeding machines. Picking up paperboard material and cartons from the end line, and placing cartons into boxes. Currently we have openings at our Grand Rapids location on 3rd shift. The shifts are 8 hours starting at 11pm till 7 am five days a week. The ideal candidate will need to be available to work 12 hour shifts as needed. The position pays $18.45 per hour plus shift differential. 



  • Previous experience in a high speed packagingenvironment with quality inspection responsibilities.
  • Good counting skills.
  • Must be able to read and review all paper instructions and labeling requirements.


Position Responsibilities:

  • Review and follow directions on job jacket per job run.
  • Supply feed section of equipment with carton blanks enabling gluer to maintain a continuous run.
  • Visually inspect cartons before packing into corrugated cases.
  • Report any quality issues or equipment defects to the line operator.
  • Perform quality checks as required.
  • Review palletizing specifications from job jackets and follow directions.
  • Apply labels to cases.
  • Ensure accurate quantities are packed.
  • Obtain corrugated supplies form the staging areas.
  • Communicate required information to co-workers and manager.
  • Maintain a clean and safe work environment at all times.
  • Follow safety rules and regulations.
  • Follow department and company policies and procedures.
  • Report all food safety and quality problems to the Operator, Department Lead, Manager or Quality Team.
  • May be required to perform other duties as requested, directed or assigned.


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: Grand Rapids