Production Associate - Packaging
Department
Production
Location
Idaho - Marsing
Reports To
Shift Supervisor
FLSA Classification
Non-Exempt

Job Function

Currently we are hiring Packaging Line Operators / Production Associates for AMVAC’s Marsing manufacturing plant for both 2nd and 3rd shifts.  AMVAC’s Production Associate / Packaging Line Operator packages, labels and prepares AMVAC’s products for shipping.  AMVAC offers long-term career opportunity with excellent benefits, holiday pay and an Employee Stock Purchase plan.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Oversee packaging quality insuring conformance standards are met throughout the different stages of packaging
  • Operate the filling machinery, container capper, semi-auto labeler and casing equipment
  • Set up equipment for filling, capping, labeling, coding and casing machine components to accommodate various sizes of packages
  • Assist at the palletizing station
  • Complete paperwork on work orders accurately for amount and type of products that are packaged
  • Maintain cleanliness and organization of work area in and around the packaging equipment; stack and warehouse packaging components properly
  • Operate forklift safely
  • Follow all safety rules and actively participate in plant safety health management system

Skills & Qualifications

  • Experience operating hand tools and power tools including storing and routine maintenance
  • Basic math and reading skills
  • Read & follow instructions and procedure manuals
  • Physical requirements including climbing, balancing and regularly move and safely lift up to 70 pounds
  • Work outdoors in all type of climates (below freezing and up to 90+ F in the summer)
  • Computer skills: Microsoft WORD, Excel
  • Must pass post-offer physical, drug test, background checks and other appropriate tests as required

Education Requirements

  • High School diploma or GED

AMVAC BENEFITS: 

  • Competitive pay
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance – Low cost to employees 
  • Health Savings Account (HSA) / Flexible Spending Account (FSA) available
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan with employer matching after 30 days of employment
  • Employee Stock Purchasing Plan (ESPP) with employee discount available
  • Vacation, Sick & HOLIDAY Pay

AMVAC, an American Vanguard company, successfully serves global markets through development, manufacturing and marketing of products for agricultural and commercial use. (NYSE: AVD)

 

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