Material Handler

International Paper Company Griffin, GA
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0.1 Auto palletizer operators apply straps to units of finished product, maintain product flow through the palletizer, and generate associated records.

0.2 Auto palletizer operators report to the shipping supervisor.

1.0 Primary auto palletizer operator duties/responsibilities include:

1.1 - following all safety rules and practices;

1.2 - reading factory work orders to learn customer requirements, and identifying the products that correspond to the work orders;

1.3 - positioning dunnage on units, and applying bands as specified on the work order;

1.4 - using the programming features of the equipment to set the proper strapping and the destination line for each item;

1.5 - monitoring the condition and maintenance needs of the equipment, and keeping maintenance and/or supervision informed of the equipment status;

1.6 - ensuring that the palletizer is run through breaks when the conveyor line is busy;

1.7 - stretch wrapping specified items as time permits;

1.8 - maintaining clean and organized work and storage areas;

1.9 - driving fork lifts as directed to unload the line, and to move, store, and load units;

1.10 - generating accurate records, including HRMS transactions, loading tallies, inventories, and other paperwork; and

1.11 - performing other duties as assigned by supervision.

2.0 The qualifications for auto palletizer operator are the ability to meet the requirements of the job with or without accommodation; the certified ability to safely operate a fork lift truck, the ability to read, write, and speak English; the ability to accurately read a measuring tape and ruler; the ability to use basic shop math; the ability to learn; and the ability to follow instructions, ask questions, and work effectively as a member of a team.

2.1 The shipping supervisors evaluate auto palletizer operator.

International Paper is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/Individuals with Disabilities/Veterans.

Griffin GA 30223