Production Assistant - Packing pkgr (2879)

Operations Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota


Description

Position at Travel Tags, Inc.

Travel Tags is seeking a Production Assistant in our Packaging department to be responsible for safely and efficiently packaging products according to departmental procedures.

 

Shift Available

  • 5:45pm to 6:00am - rotating days following a 2 on – 2off, 3 on – 2 off, 2 on -3 off every other weekend off (EOWEO) schedule.

 

Responsibilities Include:

  • Responsible for packaging various products in an efficient and consistent pace
  • Contribute to the team’s production goals
  • Follow all directions given by supervisors, team leads, and management
  • Assist in the operation of packaging machines
  • Understand and complies with all departmental policies and procedures
  • Maintain a clean, organized work area
  • Comply with all safety, DOT, HAZMAT and environmental policies and procedures
  • Use all designated Personal Protective Equipment as required

 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 6 months in a manufacturing environment

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ability to comprehend number sequencing and recognize errors
  • Ability to work with numbers
  • Maintains a pattern of regular and predictable attendance
  • Proficient in reading, speaking, and understanding the English Language
  • Ability to follow written and verbal directions
  • Has good mechanical aptitude
  • Ability to work 12-hour shifts
  • Ability to work overtime as needed
  • Ability to respond to continually changing priorities and coordinate multiple projects
  • Perform a variety of tasks throughout the day in a fast paced work environment
  • Interact constructively and effectively with all plant employees
  • Ability to work in a team environment toward a common goal
  • Reacts to change productively and handles other tasks as assigned
  • A service-oriented individual with a high energy, positive and friendly demeanor

 

About Our Company

We offer an attractive compensation package, including a competitive base salary, and a competitive benefit package including health, dental & vision insurance, 401K plan, profit sharing, PTO (paid time off) and Holiday Pay.

 

We value a work-life balance and the overall well-being of our employees. You will see that reflected in our comprehensive benefits package. We offer a competitive benefit package including health, dental, vision, and life insurance, 401(k) plan, profit sharing, PTO (Paid Time Off), Holiday pay, and other benefits that help inspire our employees to stay and grow with us.

 

Travel Tags was founded in 1973 as a manufacturer of luggage tags and travel accessories. We produced our first gift card in 1999, entering what is now a $100 billion growth industry. Today, we are known as the preeminent solutions provider in the ever-changing stored-value market, and we ship hundreds of millions of gift cards throughout the world each year.

 

Our turnkey solutions include design, eCommerce, card manufacturing, data management, secure packaging, and a broad range of specialty print technologies that help create lasting impressions for some of the world’s most prominent brands. Our world-class solutions have earned us the most coveted industry accolades, including the International Card Manufacturer's Élan Award, People’s Choice Award, Judges’ Choice Award, and Best Gift Card of the Year.