Feeder Packer - 3rd shift (Monday thru Friday, 11pm-7am)
Do you desire to work for an organization with strong values, a positive culture and perform meaningful work?
Are you looking to work in a clean, safe and air-conditioned facility with great people who you can call family?
Are you a dependable and trustworthy person with exceptional work ethic who is looking for a place to grow?
If so, we want to talk to YOU! Since 1927 Southern Champion Tray (SCT) has become a leading manufacturer and distributor of stock and custom paperboard packaging products for over 1,100 customers, such as Baskin-Robbins, Albertsons, Sysco, and Dairy Queen, in 13 countries across multiple industry segments, including bakery, restaurant/food-service, consumer packaged goods, and others.
Still privately-held as a third generation family owned and operated business, SCT remains firmly committed to fostering a healthy corporate culture focused on people and values, embodied by over 650 resourceful team members.
SCT's corporate office, production facility, and distribution center are located in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
SCT also has a custom packaging solutions division located in Mansfield, Texas, which has been perennially ranked by CNN/Money Magazine as one of the top 100 places to live in the United States.
More may be learned about SCT by visiting www.sctray.com.
SCT is an equal opportunity employer, and a drug-free workplace.
The Feeder Packer position is responsible for feeding and packing blanks, hand packing and sorting folding cartons / paper pakcaging.
Responsibilities are rotated among feeder/packers depending on job needs.
Feeder/packers will check for quality defects including contamination of product and notify the Operator or Supervisor of any quality issues throughout the performance of their job duties.
This is an important role within the production and operations of Southern Champion Tray as it is one of the last points of contact with the product before shipping to our valued customers.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES includes but not limited to the following
--Removes blanks from a pallet, checking for quality of product and placing them into the feed hopper of gluing machine maintaining the hopper at proper load heights
--Responsible for observing the blanks flowing through the machine, to identify quality issues or detect jam-ups, and to alert the Operator or Quality Control of problems or stop the machine
--Communicates with Operator before a new pallet of blanks is needed in order to maintain adequate blanks in the hopper ensuring run speeds are consistent and efficient
--Fills corrugated cases (boxes) with the proper case count by picking up the blanks and placing them uniformly into the case ensuring proper fit and notifying the Supervisor of any issues
--Maintains quality standards by learning defective characteristics for products, sorting defective parts and communicating with Machine Operator, Finishing Lead, Supervisor and Quality Control staff
--Works with team to improve operations, reduce waste, maintain lean manufacturing goals and requirements, answer questions, and communicate with other staff as needed
--Packs cartons according to work order instructions by verifying counts, weighing cartons, and following job ticket and labeling instructions.
--Feeder Packers will cross train with different machines and work multiple areas; 3rd shift may rotate with Case Sealer responsibilities
--Safety minded, able and willing to understand and follow all written and oral instructions and comply with all company policies and procedures
--Comprehends written and spoken English
--Regular attendance and reporting for work on time are necessary requirements
--Availability / flexibility for overtime work is necessary
--Occasional Saturday work may be required; working on another shift may be required
--Must be conscientious and willing to assume responsibility
--Takes initiative and maximizes time to ensure efficiencies
--Physical demands/requirements listed below
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
-High school diploma or general education degree (GED) or related work exprience
-One to three years of related experience working in manufacturing or production environment
-Experience with quality assurance is a plus
-Stable and dependable work history
Since 1927, Southern Champion Tray (SCT) has been manufacturing quality paperboard packaging products.
As a third generation family owned company, our reputation has been built through clear vision, constant innovation, and unwavering commitment to excellence and integrity in all business practices.
The thread of excellence runs through every segment of our business and is apparent in our culture, our premium-custom products, innovation, and professionalism - we are the complete package!
Enjoy a full spectrum of benefits and perks including:
-- Medical / Dental / Vision and HSA (company will double your HSA contribution)
-- Life Insurance (company paid) -- Short Term / Long Term Disability
-- 401k - 50% company match up to 7% -- On-site fitness center & Wellness Programs to reduce insurance premiums
-- On-site Weight Watchers at Work with 50% fees paid by company
-- Marriage enrichment retreat for team member and spouse - company paid
Amazing culture, development opportunities and the opportunity to give back and serve the community!
Come join the family! PHYSICAL DEMANDS
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must
be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this
job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform the essential functions
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly
required to stand; use hands and fingers to pick up and grasp product, or feel
objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms.
The employee frequently is required to walk and talk or hear and stand for long periods of
time. The employee is occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or
crawl. The employee must regularly lift
and/or move up to 35 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds, and
occasionally lift and/or move up to 75 pounds.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision,
peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
About this company
Southern Champion Tray has been a leading provider of paperboard packaging since 1927. We provide great packaging with distinctive service to the bakery, food service, and custom retail markets in all 50 states and abroad. We are committed to helping our team members and their families build a strong foundation, live healthier lifestyles, and stay active in the community, so we offer services to care for the whole person, including a 24-hour wellness center, on-site medical clinic, confidential personal counseling, financial classes, marriage enrichment, and more.
Location/Region: Mansfield, TX (76063)