Packs or packages by hand a wide variety of products and materials.
This career is part of the Manufacturing cluster Manufacturing Production pathway.
A person in this career:
- Loads materials and products into package processing equipment.
- Cleans containers, materials, supplies, or work areas, using cleaning solutions and hand tools.
- Records product, packaging, and order information on specified forms and records.
- Examines and inspects products and containers to ensure the packaging process meets specifications.
- Measures, weighs, and counts products and materials.
- Marks and labels containers, container tags, or products, using marking tools.
- Places or pours products or materials into containers, using hand tools and equipment, or fills containers from spouts or chutes.
- Removes completed or defective products or materials, placing them on moving equipment such as conveyors or in specified areas such as loading docks.
- Transports packages to customers' vehicles.
- Assembles, lines, and pads cartons, crates, and containers, using hand tools.