Packaging Technician, EZ Seed in Marysville, OH at ScottsMiracle-Gro

Date Posted: 12/3/2019

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Job Description

Typical work may include but is not limited to:

  • Efficiently and safely operates one of the following according to Standard Operating Procedures and within Standard Operating Control Limits on a daily basis:

    • Packaging line components that include the scales, bag hanger, sealer, video jet coder and the bag conveyor, turner and flattener
    • Bag palletizer machine and checkweigher
    • Pallet wrapper machine
  • Troubleshoot machinery as problems occur.
  • Operates support equipment according to Standard Operating Procedures including:

    • Dust collection/management system
    • Floor scrubber
    • Forklift
  • Performs routine tasks according to Standard Operating Procedures as required including:

    • System clean-ups
    • Rebagging and reblending of product
    • General housekeeping duties as needed
  • Perform minor preventative maintenance on equipment.
  • Knowledge of Scotts production systems and procedures including:

    • SLS system
    • Product formulations and Scotts SKU system
    • Proper bag patterns and pallet layer height for each SKU
    • Layout of receiving and shipping department
    • Production logs and check sheets


  • Ability to lift 70 pounds.
  • Position entails prolonged and repetitive motion of sitting, standing, twisting, stooping, kneeling, squatting, bending, climbing, reaching overhead and arms/hands dexterity.
  • Follow all Safety Guidelines to ensure that all associates remain uninjured.

The perfect person will have:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Require strong problem solving and decision making skills.
  • Strong communication both verbal and written.
  • Must have good personal computers skills (Excel, Word, MSDS Center)
  • Must possess the aptitude to make sound judgments in regards to associate safety
  • Ability to plan and prioritize multiple work assignments.
  • Ability to operate forklift, end loader, and track mobile.