Title:  Finishing Associate Entry Level

Requisition ID:  17637 - 159

Grand Rapids, MI, US, 49519

Category:  Hourly Production & Manufacturing
Travel:  No Travel Required

3rd shift openings

8hr shifts 5 days/wk

Need to be available to work 12 hr shifts as needed

$18.45/hr plus shift differential



 Previous experience in a high speed packaging environment with quality inspection responsibilities.

 Good counting skills.

 Must be able to read and review all paper instructions and labeling requirements.

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 paper board material and cartons from the end line, and placing cartons into boxes.

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.

Required Experience



 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. 


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 EEO is the Law Poster

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