Packer - Military veterans preferred

Tree Island Steel


  full-time   part-time   employee   contract

San Bernardino
United States

Company BackgroundTree Island Steel Ltd. (“Tree Island Steel” or the “Company”) is a publicly listed company whose shares are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol TSL. Headquartered in Richmond, British Columbia, since 1964, Tree Island Steel, through its four operating facilities in Canada and the United States, produces wire products for a diverse range of industrial, residential construction, commercial construction, agricultural, and specialty applications. Its products include bright wire; a broad array of fasteners, including packaged, collated and bulk nails; stucco reinforcing products; concrete reinforcing mesh; fencing and other fabricated wire products. The Company markets these products under the Tree Island®, Halsteel®, True-Spec®, K-Lath®, TI-Wire® and Tough Strand® brand names. Tree Island Steel operates in Canada under Tree Island Industries Ltd and in the United States under Tree Island Wire (USA) Inc.Job SummaryThe Packer is responsible for packing nails into boxes from the collator line, stacking completed boxes onto pallets and ensuring that the quality of the nails are up to our specifications.Job ResponsibilitiesPacking collated nails from 2 machines into boxes between 35 and 60lbsAssist operator when necessaryOperate forklift to remove completed palletsOperate a staple gunSet up machine which includes glue and plasticLoad and operate bulk feeder assembliesStack packed boxes onto palletAssemble cardboard boxesApply proper identifying label Inspect strips of collated nails prior to packing into cardboard boxPack strips into box and closeStack completed boxes on palletAccurately record and report all productionAdhere to ICC procedures as outlined in the Company’s Quality ManualMaintain cleanliness of work area and observes all Company and safety rulesPerform other tasks and duties as assignedBe flexible with schedule; Days, Swing or Grave and be able to work overtime as neededQualifications2 Years manufacturing experienceAble to update shop floor computerAble to lift 65 lbsMust be a team playerGood communication skillsMust speak and read EnglishForklift certification a plusPhysical RequirementsOverall Strength: Medium to heavy work, exerts force and/or carries objects frequently weighing up to 75+ lbsWalking: Frequently (2/3 or more of the time)Sitting: Seldom except break or lunchLifting/Carrying: Frequently (2/3 or more of the time)Pushing/Pulling: Frequently (2/3 or more of the time)Bending/Stooping: Frequently (1/3 to 2/3 of the time)Reaching: Frequently (1/3 to 2/3 of the time) extend hand and arms in any directionHandling: Constantly (2/3 or more of the time) seize, hold, grasps, turn or otherwise work with the handsSeeing: Constantly (2/3 or more of the time), obtain impressions through the eyes of the shape, size, distance, motion, color or other characteristics of the objectsCan stand on feet for up to 2 hours continuouslyTree Island offers competitive benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life and ad&d coverage as well as a 401k plan with an employer match. Paid holidays, vacation and sick time. This is a union shop with opportunities for advancement.This position starts at $15/hour. Candidates who work on swing or graveyard shift will receive a shift premium for all hours worked.Thank you for your interest in Tree Island; Only short listed candidates who meet the minimum requirements will be contacted. No agencies please.Powered by JazzHRe9gMsWiUKL