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Material Handler & Packer

Website Industrial Filter Manufacturing

Reports to Production Supervisor

Job purpose
To prepare packaging materials & complete packaging, sealing, labelling, and stacking of finished goods boxes in a manner that ensures a continuous and efficient flow of production processes.

Duties and responsibilities
• Follow all Health & Safety rules and protocols
• Maintain IFM’s standards of health, safety, hygiene and security in accordance with policies and procedures
• Follow IFM’s Code of Conduct
• Follow Standard Operating Procedures provided for equipment operation and work processes
• Manage and complete box building tasks for sewing, tubing and welding departments
• Seal and label boxes promptly as they are completed and move to shipping prep area
• Oversee the production inventory of packaging materials (boxes, bags, box inserts & tape) – notify warehouse personnel when inventory levels are low and assist in restocking
• Maintain stock levels of packaging materials at Sewing and Welding Department QC desks (packing tape, box inserts, instruction leaflets)
• Assist in building skids of finished goods
• Operate material handling assist devices (hand & pallet trucks)
• Operate hydraulic press machine to cut paper tags & arrange neatly in tag storage locations
• Maintain a clean and organized work area – complete daily and weekly cleaning duties; adopt and apply 6S lean principles and methods to work areas and processes
• Perform any other reasonable duty requested by management

• Ability to communicate effectively
• Ability to follow verbal instructions and use simple math
• Capable of independent and teamwork
• Detail oriented
• Multitasking and task prioritization skills
• Basic computer literacy

Working conditions
• Fast-paced environment and pressure associated with meeting demands and deadlines
• Multitasking and task prioritization

Physical requirements
• Frequent lifting and/or moving of up to 75 lbs
• Frequent reaching with arms and hands
• Prolonged periods of walking, bending and stooping
• Occasional ladder climbing

Expected start date: ASAP

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $15.00 per hour


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

COVID-19 considerations:
Regular sanitization of touch points, daily screening, staggered break times, physical distancing protocols, mandatory mask wearing

Work remotely: No

How to apply: Apply on Company website

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