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Packaging Line Crew (Houston Area) in La Porte, TX at Frontier Logistics, LP

Date Posted: 7/2/2018

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Job Description

Summary: Packaging line crew members are responsible for transferring and packaging plastic resin from railcars to bulk boxes and/ or bags using an automated packaging line.  This includes moving railcars, hooking up hoses, building and lining boxes, the possible operation of machinery such as packaging equipment and forklifts, and other packaging-related duties.  Packaging crews must work together as a team to meet daily production goals.  They are responsible for keeping a clean and orderly packaging area, maintaining accurate production and inventory records, and following all Company and Customer safety, quality, and production procedures.  


General Duties and Responsibilities

  • Stage designated railcar
  • Connect transfer hoses and operate transfer equipment
  • Pull the correct packaging supplies and prepare based on packout information
  • Make up boxes and place the box pad in bottom
  • Construct and line the correct amount of boxes in accordance with the packaging schedule
  • Load boxes and materials on to the packaging line
  • Start the line and fill bags according to packout
  • Calibrate and operate packaging equipment, such as blowers, conveyors, and scales
  • Use a forklift to transfer boxes from the production line to the appropriate warehouse area
  • Keep work area clean and free of debris
  • Other duties as assigned


Job Requirements

  • Able to speak, read, and write basic English
  • Able to learn all functions on packaging line
  • Able to work in a team or independently
  • Able to multi-task
  • Safety-oriented