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Material Handler

Plastipak Packaging Inc. Jackson Center ,OH
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Plastipak Packaging is a global industry leader in the design and manufacturing of plastic rigid containers of the highest quality. Our list of customers include some of the worlds most recognized and respected brands such as Procter & Gamble, Kraft Foods and Pepsi, just to name a few. Plastipak is fully invested in our associates providing hands-on training opportunities, unlimited access to industry innovations and motivation for career development. Our commitment to our employees is demonstrated in numerous awards for innovation, environmental sustainability, and corporate citizenship. We pride ourselves on an environment where our associates have the freedom and encouragement to reach beyond the ordinary, with unlimited possibilities.

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Plastipak is an equal opportunity employer.

Position Description:

The Material Handler is responsible for the moving and storage of finished goods and raw materials as well as being responsible for loading products for customer orders.


  • Safe operation of tow motor, forklift, clamp truck fork lift, straight fork lift, label lift, or floor jack in both warehouse and production areas
  • Scanning of materials and data entry when required
  • Supplies production lines in timely manner
  • Runs scrap reports as needed
  • Consolidates label supplies as needed
  • Assures Stock Rotation (First In, First Out) system is followed
  • Visually inspects raw materials for damage, contamination, or discoloration
  • Collects resin samples from rail cars and bulk trucks
  • Correct and accurate completion of assigned paperwork
  • Adheres to all Business Operating Standards (BOS) and SAP standards and activities
  • Documents incoming shipments and movements as required
  • Complies with all safety policies and procedures
  • Maintains housekeeping and Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) standards
  • Attends all required training sessions and weekly team meetings
  • Communicates effectively and appropriately with Production, Quality, and Group Leaders
  • Other jobs as assigned by supervisor


  • High school diploma or GED preferred
  • Prior tow motor, forklift or heavy equipment experience
  • Basic math and reading skills
  • Basic computer and scanner skills
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds and to stand throughout entire shift
  • Ability to work in fast paced environment
  • Manual dexterity
  • Good eye and hand coordination
  • Effective communication skills

Why should you apply?

You may be eligible for:

  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Telemedicine
  • Company paid life insurance and disability
  • Paid vacation and holidays
  • 401(k) and profit sharing plan with company match
  • Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account
  • Pet Insurance
  • Referral bonus program

Plastipak Packaging Inc.


Jackson Center, OH
45334 USA