General Laborer – Quality Control

September 20, 2022 - 2:01 pm, in

Valley Packaging Supply

Are you looking for a career change? Is retail, food service, or healthcare not a fit for you? We have quality control positions available today. Apply now for your next great opportunity with VPS!

Why work for VPS?

Valley Packaging Supply offers a work environment characterized by teamwork, ethics and advancement opportunities. Our operations run 24/5, straight 8 hour shifts with no swing or weekend work. Together we work hands on creating practical alternatives to more traditional packaging materials. We offer a clean, safe and productive work environment.

What we offer:

Teammates enjoy a number of benefits and perks through employment at VPS. Our benefits include:

  • Higher than average shift premiums
  • Paid Time Off available after a short introductory period
  • 7 Paid Holidays
  • A generous 401(k) match
  • Affordable Health, Dental and Vision Insurance options (HSA and FSA eligible)
  • Employer Paid Short Term Disability
  • Employer Paid Basic Life Insurance with additional coverage options available
  • Supplemental Benefits – Accident, Critical Illness and Hospital
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Paid Lunch Break
  • Casual Dress
  • Opportunities for Overtime
  • Career Advancement…and MORE!

Are you the right fit?

The people are the difference makers at VPS. Our teammates are dedicated, hardworking and focused on delivering the best service and products in the industry. This might be the job for you if you:

  • Are self-motivated and proactive
  • Possess a can do attitude
  • Have good attendance
  • Want to be challenged and are willing to learn new things
  • Are able to make good decisions and adapt well to changes
  • Work well in a fast paced environment
  • Can communicate effectively with teammates
  • Can read and comprehend written instructions, units of measurements

Job Details:

  • Full Time – Hourly
  • 1st Shift     6am – 2pm
    • Starting pay: $14 per hour, with room for advancement

Basic Job Duties:

The General Laborer is responsible for performing daily product inspections based upon the VPS internal specifications and customer requirements to ensure the product meets the customer’s expectations.

  • Perform and document product inspections and quality checks
  • Perform and document special testing requirements for designated items/orders
  • Identify non conforming product and report findings to appropriate contact
  • Perform spot checking, backtracking, or rework duties
  • File and retrieve finished product retains
  • Support Quality Control in product releases on designated items/orders
  • Take on special projects, as instructed by Management
  • Maintain a clean and safe work area at all times
  • Compliance with all company Quality Systems, Operational and Human Resource policies, procedures, and practices, including safety and housekeeping procedures

Secondary Job Duties:

  • Monitor the quality of the product to ensure compliance to company and customer quality specifications
  • Package finished product as specified by customer
  • Label packaged product and palletize
  • Prepare new cartons as needed for job run
  • Alert Machine Operator and Quality Control of any suspected material non-conformances

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent preferred
  • One (1) year of working experience in a manufacturing setting strongly preferred