Snyder's Lance Packaging Material Handler-2nd Shift-Hanover Manufacturing Plant in HANOVER, Pennsylvania
Title: Packaging Material Handler-2nd Shift-Hanover Manufacturing Plant
Location: United States-Pennsylvania-Hanover
Job Number: 18469
The Packaging Material Handler is responsible for handling materials related to food production on the packaging floor.
Essential Job Duties
Reads production schedule to determine items to be moved, gathered, or distributed.Weighs or counts items for distribution within plant to ensure conformance to company standards.
Requires visual verification of items, physical movement of the product from manufacturing into the warehouse area.
If applicable, operates/drives material handling equipment to transport stored items within the packaging room/facility.
Responsible for removal and waste tracking in the packaging department.
Inspects product load for accuracy, and safely move it around the packaging floor or other parts of the facility as needed to ensure timely and complete delivery.
Conveys materials and items from receiving or production areas to storage or to other designated areas.
Position lifting devices under, over, or around loaded pallets, skids, and boxes, and secure material or products for transport to designated areas.
Opens bales, crates, and other containers.
Moves portable equipment to packaging floor from storage area.
Manually or mechanically loads and unloads materials from pallets, skids, platforms, cars, lifting devices, or other transport vehicles.
Operates or tends automatic stacking, loading, packaging, or cutting machines.
Maintains general housekeeping duties, sweeps floors, retrieves pallets and distributes to proper locations; performs light maintenance.Ensure all recyclables are place in designated bins.
Practices and adheres to appropriate safety procedures, including but not limited to, wearing all needed PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) when required.
Other duties that may be performed by the Material Handler are, but not limited to:safe housekeeping, keeping work areas clean; storing supplies in designated areas; keeping aisles/exits clear and free from obstructions; removing trash from work area floor; following instructions for safe lifting/carrying of various sizes, shapes, and weights.Practices and adheres to GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices) guidelines/procedures.
Ensures proper placement of the pallet tag on the product and marks materials with identifying information.
Performs other job-related projects, duties and assignments as directed by supervision, including packing.
Perform sanitation tasks as directed.
Mandatory overtime may be required.
May perform other duties as required.
Knowledge and Skill Requirements
Good written and verbal communication skills.
Basic math skills.
Education and Experience
High School Diploma or GED required. Material Handling/Warehouse experience preferred.
Professional Licenses or Certifications
Where applicable, Forklift Operator Certification required.
Minimal travel may be required.
EEO Disclosure: Snyder’s-Lance is an Equal Opportunity Employer- Veterans/Disabled and Other Protected Categories