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Berry Global PACKER/INSPECTOR II - All Shifts in MANCHESTER, Iowa


Berry Global Berry Global, headquartered in Evansville, Indiana, is committed to its mission of ‘Always Advancing to Protect What’s Important.’ With $13 billion in revenue for fiscal year 2019 on a combined pro forma basis from operations, Berry is a leading global supplier of a broad range of innovative nonwoven, flexible, and rigid products used every day within consumer and industrial end markets. Berry operates over 290 manufacturing facilities worldwide, on six continents, and employs over 48,000 individuals.

At Berry, we pursue excellence in all that we do and are always advancing to improve the way we work along with the products and services we provide. Our culture fosters trust and partnerships through appreciation, acknowledgement, and inclusion. At Berry, we are continuously improving to support our mission and exemplify our values of partnerships, excellence, growth, and safety. To learn more about Berry, visit


Efficient set-up and operation of machinery to produce quality products. Efficient quality confirmation and packing as per the product and/or customer specifications..



· Performs all duties of Packer/Inspector as well as:

· Packages bags/rolls and keeps accurate counts in computer system

· Helps the team with breaks

· Alerts Utility and Operators to questions or concerns by utilizing white stack light

· Assembles boxes

· Performs quality control checks on product to ensure we meet quality specification on work order and/or specific customer requirement and labels at correct frequency.

· Stacks finished product

· Help pick up scrap around his/her lines, including changeover rolls.

· Uses core strippers to remove scrap off cores.

· Labels product

· Maintains proper organization of labels to product including throwing away all labels from previous job

· Keeps work area clean and clutter free; including tables, scales and floors

· Weighs boxes and enters tare weight (product) into the computer system

· Using light system, informs operators and utilities when a message on the computer says you are approaching the end of the job (Blue); adjustments are needed (Amber), and when product is not salvageable (Red)

· Works a 12 hour day, 4 days one week, 3 days the next- must work every other weekend

· Never allow any product to be placed on a pallet that does not have a Q.C sticker

· Train new packer/inspectors to standard works and complete training documents

· Web towers and downstream equipment including bag machines, winders, and separators on all lines

· Make small adjustments to extruders, bag machines and winder equipment on all lines

· Set up all winders to facilitate effective and safe order changes on all lines

· Able to clear stacking wheel wrap ups safely

Secondary Responsibilities include:

· Spraying and wiping machines clean

· Double checking labels and product quality

· Participate in continuous improvement and 5S programs

· Following and assisting enforcement of safety and quality policies/ procedures

· Coach/Teach Packer – Inspector I with proper packing techniques



· Basic math skills

· Ability to work independently;

· Ability to read a ruler to 1/8”, tape measure and gauge caliper device

· No prior experience necessary; training will be provided

· Ability to handle & resolve problems

· Good, common sense

· Must be punctual; at line on time

· No fear of heights

· Knowledge of all product configuration and quality check procedures

· Proven track record of good attendance

· Can read and follow written and verbal instructions & specifications in English

Physical Demands

· Regularly required to stand for the working hours during the 12 hour shift and communicate

· Ability to see and hear

· Occasionally required to stretch, bend, climb or balance

· Often required to lift and/or move up to 50 lbs.

· Frequently required to lift 30 to 40 pounds

· Occasionally climb tower stairways up to 45 feet high

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. (


Job ID 2021-9428

Position Type Regular Full-Time

Category Manufacturing