Skills for Rhode Island' s Future (Skills RI) is recruiting Production Technicians for Toray Plastics in North Kingstown, RI. Please read more about Skills RI at the end of this job description.
JOB TITLE: Packaging Technician
RATE OF PAY: $16.99 per hour
Understand and follow all Safety Rules
Basic abilities in some to all of the following packaging certifications or training segments as required by the business unit.
Loading and Grinding
AFRAME / Cart
Willing to work in other areas of the plant when needed to help plant operations.
Maintaining plant cleanliness, AIB standards, and 5S initiatives is required.
Must follow the directions of the packaging leads and supervisors.
Team assignments for SGA (Small Group Activities) must be completed by working with the leads and supervisors.
High School Diploma or GED
Some Computer Skills required
Experience operating a forklift is preferred.
Manufacturing Experience preferred
Ability to lift 50 pounds on a repetitive basis
Ability to push/pull 1500 pounds using wheeled cart or conveyor rollers
Ability to work 12 hour shift, possibly nights only or rotating depending on Business Unit
Ability to work required, mandatory overtime
Ability to stand for long periods of time, possibly up to 12 hours
HOW TO APPLY
Applicants interested in this position will be screened by Skills RI and the employer will make the final hiring decisions.
WHY APPLY THROUGH SKILLS RI
Our mission is focused on supporting unemployed and underemployed job seekers. Our goal is to get you back to work. Skills RI’ s team will guide and provide you with support throughout the hiring process.
Skills RI has agreements with employers to recruit talent like you, making us a resource to get the unemployed and underemployed job seeker back to work.