Job Title Facility Operations - Packaging Team
Date Posted 8/31/2021
Location Akron, OH
Min Salary $13.50
Max Salary $15.00
Job Type Full-Time Regular
Position Id 5247-4039
Job Description

On behalf of an agricultural company in Akron, OhioMeansJobs Summit County is recruiting for Facility Operations - Packaging Team.


The employer is an indoor agricultural company that cultivates hydroponic produce year round. The controlled environment grow systems have been customized to suit the needs of the lettuce, basil, microgreens, and wheat grass grown at the facility. The company prides itself on hard work and dedication to producing the highest quality, freshest produce available.


Employer is looking to hire a qualified employee who can assist in the packaging operations of the indoor hydroponic farm. This driven individual will work as a part of the packaging team to complete every task from start to finish in the order fulfillment process.

Key functions and responsibilities performed by an individual in this role are as follows:

  • Preparing packaging with proper labeling and dating
  • Pulling stocked units and packaging them into orders
  • Reading compiled customer orders allocating orders
  • Preparing all orders for shipment
  • General cleaning and upkeep of grow facility

Employees will be trained as needed by the team to perform the tasks necessary to fulfill their role. Agricultural experience is not necessary but welcomed. The company embraces a company culture where every individual is given the opportunity to make themselves and the business better.

The ideal candidate for the position has the following attributes:

  • Great communication skills
  • Willingness to learn
  • High attention to detail
  • Ability to perform regular physical labor (physical requirements noted below)
  • Being a team player
  • Learning to work efficiently

Standard Physical Requirements for

  • Regularly able to lift a minimum of 30 pounds unassisted
  • Able to work on feet for several hours at a time
  • Frequent work at height levels exceeding 3 feet (necessary equipment provided)
  • Working while frequently reaching above shoulders and bending below waist
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