Packaging Associate - Days

Location: 

Georgia, VT, US, 05468

Perrigo Company is dedicated to making lives better by bringing Quality, Affordable Self-care products that consumers trust everywhere they are sold.  Help us do it.


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Description Overview

 

Perrigo Nutritionals, in Georgia, VT is looking to train several new Packaging Associates for their Manufacturing team. We are currently offering Day shifts.

 

6am-6pm on a 2-2-3 schedule requiring shift, weekend, and holiday work (when applicable).

 

These positions start at $22 per hour 

 

We are also offering a $2,500 retention bonus!

 

All training provided by the company

 

Video introduction:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NiOJ_bD_QCQ

Scope of the Role

 

Exhibits the ability to control and monitor all positions/roles within the Packaging Department, including:

  • Manufacturing Operation
  • Frequent Quality “Checks”
  • Documentation
  • Cleaning of Equipment and Packaging areas
  • General Housekeeping
  • Performs other duties as assigned


In addition, at times you will perform cleaning & sanitation in the production area.  Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following: 


Agglomerator System 

  • Clean all Associated Lines and Equipment 
  • Trouble Shoots Problems 
  • Performs In-Process Testing on Product as needed 

 

Other Duties As Assigned 

Area Cleaning 
Dryer Floor Assistance 
Rework Assistance
Other duties as assigned 

Experience Required

 

ALL TRAINING WILL BE PROVIDED BY THE COMPANY!

  • A High School diploma (or GED) is required and will be verified prior to employment start date.
  • Excellent attendance record and work history.
  • A mechanical aptitude is preferred.
  • A basic working knowledge of computers is required to perform necessary tasks such as finding and reading procedures (SOPs).
  • The ability to write legibly for documentation.
  • Basic math and reading/comprehension skills.
  • Willing and able to wear appropriate Personal Protective Equipment to perform specific job duties per zoning requirements.


 
Physical Requirements

  • Ability to walk, bend, stoop, and lift up to 55 lbs. is required. 
  • Ability to walk up and down stairs as well as work at elevated heights and various climates (both hot and cold).
  • Stand for approximately 90% of a 12 hour shift. 
  • Incumbent will be exposed to noise

External applicants please note:  To apply to this position please click the APPLY button at the bottom of the application.  (The SAVE button will only save your profile information but not submit an application for this open position.)  Thank you.

We are an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or other characteristics protected by law.  Our full Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Policy Statement is available on our main career site in English and Spanish and will be provided in other accessible forms for persons with disabilities. #DIV


Nearest Major Market: Burlington Vermont