Packager I - Batavia

Posted: 06/12/2022

Summary:

Summit Lubricants, a Quaker Houghton Company located in Batavia, NY is currently seeking a Packager to add to their growing team. The Packager I will perform tasks involved in the production of Summit lubricant products. This includes filling, packaging, and palletizing grease according to written specifications. All Packagers must follow standard work methods and practice safe work habits to ensure production is efficient and safe.

Responsibilities:

  • Read fill sheets and performs work as assigned by production supervisor.
  • Sets up filling equipment, scales, and containers at various production points.
  • Labels or stencils containers as specified.
  • Operates valves and other controls on production equipment.
  • Follows through with customer specifications on work orders, filling finished product into various packaging units.
  • Notifies supervisor of any safety, mechanical or product quality related issues.
  • Maintains a clean and safe workplace.
  • Performs other related duties and assignments as required.
  • All production colleagues are expected to be available to work in all areas of production and cross train as needed.

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED Equivalent required. Advanced education or skilled training preferred.
  • Prior experience working as a packager or in a similar role in a factory environment is preferred.
  • Requires strong basic math skills
  • Must be able to work as part of a team
  • Must be able to speak, read and write English fluently

Candidate must be comfortable working in a factory environment which could involve standing, walking, and lifting for long periods of time throughout the day. Must be able to lift 50-pound containers and palletize 400-pound drums. The environment in the factory can reach extreme heat in the summer.

COMPANY OVERVIEW:

Summit Lubricants, a Quaker Houghton, has earned a reputation as a premier quality wholesale lubricant and grease manufacturer. as a ISO 9001 and ISO organization, the keys to our success have been the ability to solve difficult, demanding application requirements and our commitment to the highest quality products and service. We offer a progressive career path and highly competitive salary and benefit packages- including health, dental, vision,401(K), educational reimbursement, employee stock purchase plan, EAP program, employee wellness, generous PTO and holidays, and access to employee training and development resources.