Part-time Packaging Inserter

Production Columbia, SC


  1. *Performs a variety of inserting jobs. General duties include, but not limited to:
    • Feed inserts into hopper. May include feeding more than one hopper at a time.
  • Assists co-workers inserting feeder when inserts are difficult to handle.
  • Stacks down papers of various bundle sizes.
  • Checks all Sunday and/or daily pre-run packages when running on insert machine.
  • Works with both the subscriber and TMC mailing operations.
  • High school graduate or the equivalent preferred. 
  • Working experience in a manufacturing environment a plus. 
  • Good hand coordination to handle inserts and newspaper bundles of various sizes.
  • Ability to stand in one place for long periods of time.
  • Ability to follow and carry out instructions independently
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule.
  • Must be able to read, write and communicate in English.
  • Ability to repeatedly lift up to 35 lbs. 
  • Strong problem-solving and decision-making skills.
  • Ability to multi-task and consistently meet deadlines.
  • Ability to work independently and to contribute in a team environment.
  • Flexible and adaptable to changing work priorities.
This position is subject to a background check for any convictions directly related to its duties and responsibilities.  Only job-related convictions will be considered and will not automatically disqualify the candidate.  

McClatchy is committed to providing equal employment opportunity (EEO) for all applicants and employees. McClatchy considers all candidates without regard to basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, sexual orientation, ancestry, medical condition, family care status, pregnancy or physical disability (except where physical fitness is a valid occupational qualification), or any other basis protected by state and federal laws.