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Title:  Packer

Requisition ID:  18896-159

Pittston, PA, US, 18640

Category:  Hourly Production & Manufacturing
Travel:  No Travel Required

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

 Remove lids from trimpress and place on conveyor.

 Assist if line is down.

 Make up corrugation for finished product and that lids are packed into proper corrugation.

 Place finished product on proper pallets.

 Assist in giving breaks; Keep work area clean; Know all safety rules, regulations, and company policies.

 Perform other duties assigned by plant manager, manager, supervisor, operator, or lead packer.


Required Skills

High school not required; No prior experience necessary.

 Use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools, or controls.

 Reach with hands and arms; Good hand-eye coordination is essential.

 Regularly lift and / or move up to 20 pounds.

 Regularly push or pull a pallet.

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

 Regularly required to stand for long periods.

 Work near moving mechanical parts.


 Read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence and memos.

 Write simple correspondence; Effectively present information in one on one and small group situations.

 Apply commonsense understanding to carry out written or oral instructions.

 Deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.

 Add, subtract, and divide in all units of measure.

 Work near moving mechanical parts.


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

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: Scranton
Nearest Secondary Market: Wilkes Barre

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