Packaging in Santa Clarita, CA at Staffmark

Date Posted: 8/12/2017

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Job Description

Branch ID: 3216

Pay Rate/Salary: $12.00-12.50 / Hour
Purpose of Job:

Sets up and operates high speed automatic and semi-automatic filling and labeling equipment; inspects, packs and palletizes finished products in accordance with standard procedures; and continuously monitors work activities to ensure results meet quality, production and safety goals. Supports and maintains an environment that fosters communication and teamwork within Packaging.

Essential Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Sets up and operates automatic and semi-automatic filling and labeling equipment.

  • Determines which slat is appropriate for the production run, uses hand tools to manually adjust controls and assemble equipment.

  • Supplies bulk to packaging lines; keeps packaging lines supplied with components and removes finish product from packaging lines.

  • Uses computer programming unit to adjust controls and machine operation.

  • Continually monitors equipment and product moving through line to ensure quality, packs product in boxes, uses tape machines to seal boxes; and loads packed products onto pallets ensuring production and safety goals are met.

  • Maintains routine logs and records of cleaning and production activities, ensuring accuracy, completeness and compliance with procedures.

  • Performs in-process quality checks, pulls in-process and retains samples as needed, inspects tablets, capsules and bottles for defects as they are being packaged, and pulls defective ones as necessary without slowing down line or disrupting production. Notifies Line Lead or Supervisor of problems that disrupts production as soon as possible.

  • Assembles and reviews product batch records for cGMP compliance in order to facilitate timely approval of finished product for commercial distribution. Maintains routine logs and records of cleaning and production activities, ensuring accuracy, completeness and compliance with procedures.

  • Plays a major role in continuous process improvement of the packaging line.

  • Trains and cross-trains other operators in all functions of production line.

  • Maintains work area in a clean and orderly fashion, using rags, broom and dustpan as appropriate.

  • Disassembles and sanitizes equipment at closeout of products; washes parts and machinery with water and cleansing/sanitizing agents; dries as necessary. Performs all duties in compliance with cGMP's, SOP's and safety procedures.

  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

    Minimum Qualifications:



  • Reading English sufficiently to understand standard operating procedures regarding good manufacturing practices, packaging standards for correct product count, and labels to ensure correct one is being used.

  • Ability to communicate in English to receive and follow verbal instructions.

  • Basic addition, multiplication and division skills to calculate and adjust equipment to fill containers according to requirements.

  • Demonstrated proficiency in the operation of all packaging line machinery.

    Physical Requirements:

    Stands/walks for the full work shift, with little/no flexibility to move from their stations unless relieved by others. Perform repetitive job duties for long periods of time. Intermittently lifts and or move loads of up to 50 lbs with the use of pallet jacks and or other mechanical aids. Pulls/pushes boxes of product on/off line and/or pallets using pallet jack, hoists etc. Manual dexterity to manipulate filling and labeling equipment controls, small production containers on a production line, and hand tools to assemble/disassemble parts of equipment.


    Constant exposure to noise levels loud enough to require employees wear hearing protection. Warm temperature levels, fumes, vibration, dust, etc., sufficient to cause minor discomfort.

    Employee must wear protective eye wear, hair net, safety shoes, uniforms, and latex gloves when handling product.


    The incumbent must be able to perform this job safely in accordance with standard operating procedures and good manufacturing practices without endangering the health or safety of self or others.

    Supervisory Responsibility:


  • Job Requirements

    Call Staffmark for more information
    1st shift 7am-3:30pm
    2nd shift 3pm-11:30pm
    3rd shift 11pm-7:30am

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