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Packaging Operator Job in Lima, Ohio US

Packaging Operator

ALPLA - Lima, OH

Posted: 6/9/2020 - Expires: 9/5/2020

Job ID: 218261566

Job Description

ALPLA will be having scheduled interviews for this position on Wednesday, July 29 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM at OhioMeansJobs Allen County (951 Commerce Parkway, Lima, OH 45804). Call today to schedule your interview! 419-999-0360.


  • Department: Production
  • Supervised by: Shift Supervisor
  • Status: Hourly, Non-Exempt
  • Shifts Available: Day (6:00 AM to 6:30 PM) & Night (6:00 PM to 6:30 AM)
  • Shift Type: 2-2-3 Schedule
  • Pay Range: $13.25 - $14.25/hour
  • Benefits: Offered after 2 months of full-time employment; 401K matched up to 6%, $1 for $1


  • Accurate packaging of produced bottles by following all packaging procedures.


  • Setup and operate multiple types of packaging equipment. Equipment may include, but is not limited to:
    • Carton erectors
    • Partition inserters
    • Product inserters (MPV, VPM, PLU)
    • Foil dispensers
    • Top closers
    • Palletization equipment
  • Manual responsibilities include:
    • Building and making boxes
    • Hand packaging of bottles
  • Visual Quality Checks
  • Perform change overs of divers packaging equipment (e.g. case erector, partition inserter, top sealer, …)
  • Applies correct labels
  • Housekeeping

The position description is not all inclusive and employee may be required to perform other duties as assigned.


  • Accurately following all labeling procedures
  • Quality checks


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum 6 months of manufacturing experience preferred


  • Capable of lifting 25 pounds and standing for a minimum of 12 hours
  • Able to work with multiple types of equipment simultaneously
  • High cleanliness standards for the machines and work area


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job:

  • The employee is regularly required to stand, walk, reach with hands and arms and very occasionally to climb or balance
  • The employee is frequently required to handle, or feel; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and talk or hear
  • The employee is occasionally required to sit
  • The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 lbs, frequently lift and/or move up to 30 lbs and occasionally lift and/or move more than 50 lbs
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision

Employee is required to act in a safe and environmentally responsible manner at all times by adhering to all ALPLA policies and procedures and Safety Standards (OSHA).

To Apply:
Visit and search by reference number or submit your resume by email to with Packaging Operator in the subject line.

Contact Information

Personal Contact:
Allen County
Human Resources
3320 Fort Shawnee Industrial Dr.
Lima, OH 45806

Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Regular Employment
Skill Based Partner:
Education Level:
Attained Certificate of equivalency for a HS degree
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
Job Reference Code
$13.25 - $14.25 /hour
Licenses / Certifications:
Display Recommended WorkKeys®Recommended WorkKeys®:
Applied Math: 4
Graphic Literacy: 3
Workplace Documentation: 3