Packaging and Labeling Machine Tender

Job Title

Packaging and Labeling Machine Tender

Job Description


To successfully oversee the operations of specified Packaging and Labeling line and its employees to adhere to all SOPs related to packaging and labeling and maintain line operation performance within company performance standards.


Reading skills are essential for learning and adhering to Standard Operating Procedures, Material Safety Data Sheets, and job ticket information. Math skills are essential for documentation and reconciliation of the Packaging and Labeling job ticket. Writing skills are marginal but needed for communicating requests and Packaging and Labeling related problems.


Must have marginal experience with mechanical applications, preferably production related. Must have experience in leadership applications.


All of the below functions are an essential part of the Packaging and Labeling Machine Tender position.


Description of Machinery - Frequency - Degree of Importance
Automated Filler (Powder/liquid) - Frequently - Essential
Automated Bottle Machine - Frequently - Essential
Automated Labeler - Frequently - Essential
Hand Fillers (liquid) - Frequently - Essential
Hand Capper - Frequently - Essential
Electric Glue Gun - Frequently - Essential

The Company provides training for the above machinery.

Description of Tools - Frequency - Degree of Importance
Assorted Wrenches - Frequently - Essential
Various Nut and Screw Drivers - Frequently - Essential

The tools listed above are used for making adjustments and changing over Packaging and Labeling machinery.


Activity - Frequency - Degree of Importance
Sitting - Occasionally - Marginal
Standing - Frequently - Essential
Walking - Frequently - Essential
Kneeling - Occasionally - Marginal
Crouching - Occasionally - Marginal
Twisting Upper Body - Frequently - Essential
Lifting <= 25lbs - Frequently - Essential

Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and color recognition.


Occasionally the job involves working around irritating noise levels. These levels are not damaging, but can be uncomfortable. Humco makes earplugs available. Occasionally the job involves working around machinery with exposed moving parts, which can pose a mechanical hazard if proper operating procedures are not followed. Also, in a typical workday, the job may involve working around fumes, dust, and chemical hazards. If a project requires actual contact with any product, Material Safety Data Sheet information provides instruction about protective equipment that must be worn.


Ability to make decisions and set priorities to include recognizing important elements of the job, estimating time needed to perform tasks, and drawing conclusions about problems/situations based on provided facts as needed to identify problems and recommend actions for solutions, schedule work for self and others, work without direct supervision, and respond to emergency situations.

Ability to interact with supervisors, co-workers, and public to include being flexible with work schedules and requests; remaining calm and courteous when sharing information and when interacting with co-workers and direct reports; accepting constructive criticism; and being open to and sharing ideas as needed to conduct training, handle complaints and encroachment situations, explain policies and procedures, and maintain good relations within the company.

All employees will follow and uphold policies as set out and signed in HHG Employee Handbook

Basic Qualifications