Flat Packer - Joplin, MO

About WestRock
WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 50,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 320 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at www.westrock.com.

Flat Packer - Joplin, MO

4200 East 32nd Street
Joplin, Missouri, 64804
United States

The opportunity:

Performs Finishing functions by supporting the department by assisting with packing products. Follow general safety and compliance with all workplace rules, policies and procedures, i.e. SQF, safety, etc.


How you will impact WestRock:

Responsibilities include reviewing Job specifications, comparing cartons to specifications for accuracy. Pack cartons according to specification and ensure that corrugate is staged, isolates non-conforming product. Monitor quality and line clearance, and assist in general housekeeping. Work directly with the Operator for special instructions. Other duties may be assigned to meet business needs.


What you need to succeed:

The ideal candidate for this job should have a general understanding of manufacturing and its processes.


Protective Equipment Required:  Safety glasses, safety shoes, ear plugs, gloves, hairnet, gloves, and beard net if needed 


Essential Skills:

  • Written/Verbal Communications Skills:  Ability to communicate effectively with others.
  • Computer Skills: Must have knowledge of windows based software.
  • Pallet Jack Certification
  • AS400


Physical Requirements: This position must meet the physical demands set forth by Occumed through the Worksteps program.


What we offer:

Corporate culture based on integrity, respect, accountability and excellence

Comprehensive training with numerous learning and development opportunities

An attractive salary reflecting skills, competencies and potential

A career with a global packaging company where Sustainability, Safety and Inclusion are business drivers and foundational elements of the daily work.


WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans. 

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