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Packaging - Packer

Wadsworth, OH 44281, USA Req #933
Monday, March 28, 2022
Myers Industries, Inc. (NYSE: MYE) is a leading manufacturer of a wide range of polymer products for industrial, agricultural, automotive, commercial and consumer markets. We are also the largest distributor of tools, equipment and supplies for the tire, wheel, and under- vehicle service industry in the United States. Myers Industries was started in 1933, by Meyer and Louis Myers, as a tire supply storefront in Akron, Ohio. In 1946, the Company began manufacturing plastic and rubber products related to the tire industry for distribution. In 1963, Myers Industries, Inc. was established and grew into a diversified plastics manufacturer and tire repair supply distributor. Since then, Myers Industries has expanded to become a leading polymer manufacturer of material handling containers and distributor of tire repair and retread products for both domestic and international markets. 

Job Overview: Packers arecommitted to inspecting a variety of products, differentiate between colors, and ensure product will meet or exceed customer expectations. All employees have the authority and responsibility to initiate recommendations to resolve problems.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Troubleshoot work-related problems by using problem solving techniques.
  • Technology – use computer to locate information and print labels
  • Ensure packaging is appropriate for shipment to customer.
  • Inspect parts and cartons at each step of packing process
  • Stack cartons on pallet by hand, band and ticket skids
  • Notify supervisors of needed repairs of packaging machinery
  • Record information, such as quantity, date and initials

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Understands how one’s job contributes to the success of the organization as a whole
  • Work in teams and independently to color sort, visually inspect product.
  • Work in teams to solve problems, complete tasks, and meet shipping schedule.
  • Must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.
  • Perform related duties as assigned

Education and Experience

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent preferred.
  • Possess basic reading and writing skills.
  • Ability to follow verbal and written instruction.

Working Conditions

  • Moving Mechanical Parts – safely, conscientiously maneuver near moving parts
  • Manufacturing / Packaging environment

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to stand for 12 hours (7pm-7am or 7am-7pm, with breaks)
  • Ability to stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl as required
  • Eye to hand coordination in order to assemble and trim parts safely; Use hand to finger, handle, or feel.
  • Vision required in the job: close vision, peripheral vision, and depth perception
  • Lifting - proper and safe technique to maneuver and lift up to 25 pounds
Myers Industries, Inc.  is an equal opportunity at will employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of age, race, religion, color, disability, sex, sexual orientation or national origin.

Other details

  • Job Family DIR
  • Job Function Manufacturing
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Travel Required No
  • Required Education High School
Location on Google Maps
  • Wadsworth, OH 44281, USA