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Meat Packer

Las Vegas, Nevada

Job Description

Company: Newport Meat of Nevada
Location: US-NV-Las Vegas
Zip Code: 89118
Minimum Level of Education: High School or Equivalent
Minimum Years of Experience: 1
Position Type:
Travel Percentage: 0


More information about this job:


Newport Meat of Nevada


The purpose of the Packer is to package materials and products manually. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.

The prerequisites listed below are representative of the legal qualifications, Sysco – Desert Meats standards, knowledge base, skill set, and physical abilities required to perform the essential functions and responsibilities of the job.


Essential Duties/Skills for the position shall include:                             

                                *Line boxes and assemble boxes.

                                *Obtains and sorts product.

                                *Wraps protective material around product.

                                *Starts, stops and regulates speed of conveyor.

                                *Inserts products into containers.

                                *Seals boxes.

                                *Labels containers or products.

                                *Packs special arrangements or selections of product.

                                *Inspects materials, products, and containers at each step of packaging process.

                                *Other duties may be assigned.





Qualifications/Skills Requirement to qualify for the position shall include:

*High School education or equivalent; or up to one month related experience or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

*Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers

*Ability to multiply and divide with 10’s and 100’s.

*Ability to perform operations using units of American money and weight measurement, volume and distance.

*Ability to read a limited number of two and three syllable words and to recognize similarities and differences between words and between series of numbers.

*Ability to print and speak simple sentences.

*Must have good written and oral communication skills and be able to effectively communicate with others.

*Ability to deal with standardized situations with only occasional or no variables.

*Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out simple one or two step instructions.

Work Environment and Physical Demands:

The work environment and physical demands described are representatives of those that may be encountered while performing the essential duties of the job and must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential duties. The job duties are performed in a warehouse and or production facility. The employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts and extreme cold, approximately 40 degrees. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud. The employee is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is frequently required to walk and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and smell. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 60 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.


Sysco is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.


This opportunity is available through Sysco Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates.

Employment Type: Full Time

ReqID: 80114