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Baler Operator, Recycling facility in Hanover Township, PA

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Category: Skilled Labor – Trades
Location: 50 Breaker Rd Hanover Township, PA 18706
Type: permanent
Job ID: 2216-20220111045753
Salary: 15.50 – 17.00


Leadpoint Business Services is currently seeking a Baler Operator in Hanover Township, PA. This position is a permanent position where the individual would be responsible for safely operating baler machine by processing products through the baler to shape, form or compress material. Operator should possess knowledge of machines and tools and quality control to ensure maximization of effective production of products.

Benefits of the Baler Operator

This is a full-time job with reliable weekly pay.  

Overtime and incentive pay may be available. 

Benefits: health insurance and paid time off.  

You’ll have opportunities to progress in your career. 

Responsibilities of Baler Operator

First Shift 

Perform pre and post processing inspection and ensure all related reports are submitted to supervisor

Adjust machine components to regulate speed, amount, dimension, and flow of material

Responsibly processing products through the baler to shape, form, and compress material

Examining products to verify conformance to quality standards 

Communicating with other operators/supervisors to ensure quality of material is processable

Operating machinery following all safety protocols

Requirements of the Baler Operator

High School diploma or equivalent 

High degree of attention required to prevent injury to others; promote a safe work environment 

Follow instructions for operating equipment and keeping records 

Possess knowledge of machines and tools including their designs, use, repair and maintenance and quality control to ensure maximization of effective production of material

Forklift certification per OSHA standards  

Physical demands and abilities

Push and pull occasionally when moving materials

Crouch or bend at the knees consistently to move or access materials or equipment

Frequently lift to 25 pounds and occasionally 50 or pounds

Able to adjust body position to bend, stoop, stand, walk, turn, pivot, and stand for long periods of time 

Have visual acuity needed for close detail work

Ability to work in varying temperatures, depending upon season 

Equal Opportunity Employer

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. 

About Leadpoint Business Services:

Since 2000, Leadpoint Business Services has been helping waste and recycling companies become more efficient. That work starts with our employees – people like you.  We hire, train, and put hundreds of people to work at our customers’ businesses every year. Then, we work with you to help you perform at your best.  

This job description is intended to describe the general nature, complexity, and the level of work performed by employees assigned to this position, and it must not be interpreted as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, rights and / or skills required. Do not prescribe or restrict the work that can be assigned. In addition, this does not establish a contract of employment and is subject to change at the discretion of the company. 






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