Full Job Description
Kimball Midwest, a national distributor of maintenance, repair and operation products, is searching for a 1st Shift Packer in our Packing Department for our Columbus, OH location. We are looking for a hardworking, motivated, and customer focused individual.
a. Sets up scale machine for proper weight of box being packaged
b. Scales machine counts parts by weight
d. Selects appropriate size box, folds box and places box on scale machine
e. Fills box with parts until proper weight is indicated and affixes labels to boxes
f. Packs boxes into shelf boxes
g. Physically measures all merchandise for quality and correct identification before it is packaged
h. Uses the proper size box when packaging various products
Visually inspects all merchandise for quality and checks for any defects or bad plating.
Accurately packages merchandise while maintaining a high production level.
Documents quality standards including product accuracy, labeling quality, and country of origin accuracy.
As a Kimball Midwest employee, you will experience why we have been listed as one of the Top Workplaces in Columbus 8 years in a row! Our sales revenue growth is dynamic, increasing from $1 million in 1983 to more than $240 million today. Throughout all our growth we have kept the family owned and operated culture alive. At Kimball Midwest, you are a name and not a number and we pride ourselves on our unique culture.
This position requires the ability to read and write small letters and numbers; the ability to make arithmetic calculations; and the ability to follow and understand written and oral instructions
This position requires the ability to concentrate and to communicate with management and co-workers
This position requires the ability to lift objects weighing fifty (50) pounds waist to waist
This position requires the ability to push, pull and carry up to 50 pounds
This position requires the ability to walk and stand on concrete floors for long periods of time
This position requires the ability to frequently bend and twist the back
This position requires the ability to finely manipulate and grip objects
This position requires the ability to squat and reach
$14.00 per hour
The hours are 5:30am-2:00pm, Monday- Friday
We offer a benefits package that includes health, dental and vision insurance, company sponsored life, optional life and disability insurance, Health Savings Accounts and Flexible Spending Accounts, a 401(k) and Profit Sharing Plan, Tuition Assistance, Paid Time Off (PTO), a business casual dress code and paid holidays.
Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability/vets