Education: The Packaging Technician should have a High School Education and attainment of a High School Diploma as a minimum.
Experience: Previous work experience is not required but work experience in packaging, manufacturing, or other related business functions would be a plus.
Physical Requirements: This position requires a person to be able to speak, write, and conduct business in English. This person shall also have sufficient eyesight to read business documents and properly fill out appropriate Quality System Records and Forms. This person will be required to occasionally lift up to 70 pounds.
Mental Requirements: The Packaging Technician should be able to understand and then follow written and verbal work instructions and quality system procedures without direct and constant supervision after the initial training period is successfully completed and documented. The packaging technician should have sufficient mental capacity to accommodate and successfully implement changes in work tasks and quality system changes when required.
Working Conditions: The Packaging Technician will be working on the Production Floor under various indoor environmental conditions, including supplemental heating in the winter months and without air-conditioning in the summer months. The Packaging Technician will also be expected to work with some concentrated forms of raw materials, primarily in equipment cleaning procedures. Where appropriate, proper safety equipment, such as full-face respirators, must be worn.