Production Assistant

PrideStaff - Yuba City, CA3.8

Production Assistant for Packaging Printing Facility located in Yuba City


Hours: (11 pm- 7:30 am)

Rate of Pay: $12/hr

Job Dimensions:
Shipping: Determine quantities to be shipped. Do paper work for shipment. Arrange for load pick-up. Pull orders, file documents, load trucks. Create shipping instructions from shipping schedule. Determine carrier and freight terms. Compare transit times and freight rates among competing carriers to determine the best value.
Receiving Materials: Oversee or actually unload trucks using forklift equipment. Check shipment against packing list. Make sure received goods are entered into computer, oversee material handling.
Oversee loading and unloading of trucks using forklift equipment safely
Oversee material handling tasks for accuracy and safety
Principle Accountabilities

Calculate quantities to be shipped, complete proper documentation, pull orders, arrange pick-ups determining carriers and freight terms and load trucks properly
Keep log of transit times and freight terms and load trucks properly
Verify shipments according to packing lists and enter into computer system
Maintain accuracy and tracking of inventory and monitor order quantities needed for production
Complete accurate list of shipments and maintain a shipping schedule
Create shipping instructions based on shipping schedule
Maintain accurate and current shipment documents and its filing system
Ordering coatings and corrugated materials: Keeping track of inventory and ordering quantities needed for production.
Make list for shipments, file shipment documents, and package materials and paperwork.
Ability to complete all Material Handler job activities
Ability to prioritize workload and adjust for rush shipments
Strong decision making ability
Ability to adapt to extreme environmental temperatures (~15% of the time) while loading and unloading trailers (heat in summer/cold in winter)
Strong communication skills including assertive and persuasive telephone techniques

Must schedule trucks when item to be shipped is still work in process.
Must find material while it is still running on machines.
Must make decisions on the shipping schedule, i.e. moving releases to minimize costs.
Will be assisting Press Operator with operating machinery, loading film and ink into machine for printing, changing our ink stamps
Must be able to read print orders and follow instruction
Must be available for multiple shifts
Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs repetitively

PrideStaff hiring requirements:
Must be over 18 years of age and have proof of eligibility to work in the US.
Willing to submit to a pre-employment background check and drug screen
Must be able to provide at least 2 positive business references from prior employers or supervisors.
Must have reliable and consistent means of transportation.