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Title:  Group Leader

Requisition ID:  15093-159

Pittston, PA, US, 18640

Category:  Hourly Production & Manufacturing
Travel:  No Travel Required

Assist operator on extruder, trimpress, lip roller, cup counter, packing finished product, housekeeping and safety.

Check quality of the cups from trimpress to cups being put in final packing.

Remove cups from trimpress and place on conveyor.

Inspect quality of cups at trimpress, lip roller, cup counter.

Assist supervisor/operator if line is down.

Make up corrugation for finished product.

Make sure cups are packed into proper corrugation.

Grind up scrap that is produced.

Place finished product on proper pallets stretch wrap finished product.

Keep workstations clean.

Assist in giving breaks to others.

Know safety rules, regulations, and company policies.

Perform other duties assigned by plant manager, manager, supervisor, and operator.

Required Skills

Less than high school.  No prior experience necessary.

Good hand -eye coordination is essential.

Required to climb, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.

Must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move 100 pounds.

Regularly push or pull a pallet jack with 1000 pound loads.

Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, and normal color vision.

Frequently exposed to fumes, or airborne particles.

Work near moving mechanical parts, and occasionally in outside weather conditions.Regularly required to stand for long periods; use hands to finger, handle, or feel, objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms.

Read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.

Write simple correspondence.

Effectively present information in one-on-one and small groups situations.

Apply commonsense understanding to carry out detailed written or oral instructions.

Deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations. Give clear, concise, understandable instructions to employees.

Add, subtract, multiply, and divide, in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

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.

Nearest Major Market: Scranton
Nearest Secondary Market: Wilkes Barre

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