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Fellowes Utility Worker in Itasca, Illinois

It’s the people who make the difference. Our four-generation family business built on our founding values and principles delivers best-in-class quality products with a growing Fellowes family of employees. If you are leading your own career and want to work with brands committed to helping you be your best, then you’ve found your fit.

This is a temporary 30 day role through Paramount Staffing with potential to be hired into a full time role at Fellowes Brands.

Job Description

Perform a variety of routine and repetitive duties to assemble components, palletize finished goods, move goods and material to maintain product flow.

This role is on second shift (2pm - 10pm).

  • Promote and maintain a safe and clean work environment.

  • Provide suggestions and feedback on improving departmental processes, performance goals and environment.

  • Follow shop packs, specifications, and BOM's, perform a variety of tasks to assemble components, form raw material loads, palletize finished goods, inspect for quality, and maintain product flow for operations using manual and mechanical methods.

  • Report verbally and in written format. Some tasks require knowledge of computer system applications and processes. Create LPN's to move inventory into finished goods.

  • Assist with changeovers of lines, machines, and operations.

  • Operate equipment as required such as Load Formers, powered and manual banders, forklifts, shredder, and other related equipment.

  • Provide relief and/or backup for Die Cut Helpers, Case Packer Operators, and Folder Gluer Operators

  • Other related and similar duties as assigned.

  • Fulfill all essential job functions in a consistent state of alertness and safe manner.

  • Abide by all safety policies, procedures, rules, and guidelines in order prevent and reduce exposure to accidents and injuries.

  • Wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as required.

  • Work a 40 hour work schedule. Maintain consistent and acceptable attendance. Available to work overtime as required, including weekend and holiday work based on business demands.

  • Physical presence at designated worksite.

  • Pay close attention to detail and follow instructions/procedures to meet quality standards.

  • Work in a team environment by assisting in training and facilitating job duties for other team members (including temps). Demonstrate a positive attitude.

  • Successfully complete and pass required lift truck operation tests and training, and obtain and maintain appropriate lift truck licensing. Use RF (radio frequency) units.

  • Able to work in a machine paced environment and meet production targets.

  • Mechanically inclined. Experience with the following equipment: Hand Tools, Strappers, Pallet Hand, Stretch Wrapping Equipment, Die Cutters, Folder Gluers, and Case Packers.

Physical Requirements:

Perform repetitive tasks as required.

Perform pre-shift stretching (includes: bending, reaching and stretching with hands, arm, legs and feet and bending and twisting waist) as required for position.

Please use the frequency chart to indicate approximate time spent performing physical requirements.

Frequency Chart (eight-hour work day):

Frequency of Activity

Percentage

Time (Hours)

Minimal (M)

1% - 5%

0 – 0.5

Occasional (O)

6% - 33%

0.5 – 2.5

Frequent (F)

34% - 66%

2.5 – 5.5

Continuous (C)

67% - 100%

5.5

Physical Requirements

Bending/Stooping:

Frequent

Reaching:

Frequent

Carrying:

Frequent

Reading:

Occasional

Climbing

Minimal

Sitting:

Minimal

Driving:

Occasional

Repetition:

Continuous

Gripping/Grasping:

Continuous

Squatting:

Minimal

Kneeling:

Minimal

Standing:

Continuous

Lifting (Up to 25 lbs.):

Frequent

Twisting:

Minimal

Lifting (Up to 50 lbs.):

Occasional

Typing:

Minimal

Over shoulder / overhead:

Minimal

Walking:

Frequent

Pulling:

Occasional

Writing:

Minimal

Pushing:

Occasional

The job duties for this job description include, but are not limited to the requirements specified above. Certain conditions may require temporary duties; however; these duties will be within the scope of physical requirements for this pay grade.

ABOUT FELLOWES BRANDS

Founded on a rich 100-year history, our reputation, passion for excellence and Fellowes values - a belief in people, integrity, innovation and continuous improvement - live in every product we make, and inspire best-in-class design, quality and performance in all we do. Our four core values drive our behavior, approach and response to the world around us. Initiative. Integrity. Teamwork. Passion. These values are steeped in the character of our founder, Harry Fellowes, who established a value-based culture at Fellowes over a century ago.

Equal Opportunity Employer: disability/veteran

Fellowes, Inc. does not accept unsolicited resumes from any agencies that have not signed a mutual service agreement. All unsolicited resumes will be considered Fellowes' property, and Fellowes will not be obligated to pay a referral fee. This includes resumes submitted directly to hiring managers without contacting the Talent Acquisition Department.

ID: 3719

External Company URL: www.fellowesbrands.com

Street: 1789 Norwood Avenue

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