Machine Operator - 3rd Shift in Lansing, NY at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 9/12/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Bagging Machine Operator / Production Worker - 3rd Shift

Lansing, NY

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Pay Rate: $15.50/hr **Overtime expected**

Duration: 3-6 months depending on workload and season


  • 10:00pm-6:30am Sunday-Thursday
  • Hours may be longer depending on workload.
  • If busy, workers may be doing 10-12 hour shifts.
  • Weekends will be determined based on production needs.

Environment: Production **Steel Toe Boots Required (Apex will reimburse if need to purchase)

Job Description:

  • Operate both the automatic and manual bagging equipment so as to fill and seal the sacks of salt to the specified quantity level per order specifications.
  • Manually lifting / stacking / weighing bags
  • Wrapping / sealing pallets of bags
  • Perform housekeeping duties within the bagging and warehouse areas
  • The Baggers work under the supervision and direction of the Production Supervisor.
  • Individual must have the attention span to stay alert and attentive during the hours of his / her shift, often times which involves performing repetitive and often times monotonous tasks, in a safe manner.

Physical Requirements

  • Physically the individual must be able to independently transition to and from the ground without the aid of a stationary object, work in a variety of postures and positions including kneeling, squatting, forward flexion and crawling. The employee will have to be able to safely and efficiently climb multiple stairs, walk up and down inclines and be able to walk on snow / ice and wet level and unleveled surfaces.
  • The Bagger must be able to repetitively lift and handle salt sacks that weigh up to 50 lbs.  
  • Furthermore he / she will have to reach with both upper extremities, grab sacks of salt and slide them into place on a continuous basis.
  • Although the individual is working inside a building that is protected from the weather conditions with a roof and walls the individual will be exposed to the air temperature and humidity one can reasonably expect in northern New York.

Pre-Employment Requirements:

  • Background Check
  • Drug Screen
  • Pre-Employment Physical

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at 844-463-6178.