Summer Production Technician (Days & Nights)

$15.00 hourly
  • Plastipak Packaging
  • Westland, MI, USA
  • Oct 11, 2022
Seasonal Manufacturing

Job Description

Position Description:

The Summer Help - Production Technician is a fantastic way to get on-site experience for future roles in manufacturing upon graduation! The Summer Production Technician will learn and partake in the operation and maintenance of production equipment. They will assist the operator in performing and documenting required quality checks and visual inspections as trained in area. This is a temporary summer position from ~May to August.


  • Assist in the operation of assigned machines and auxiliary equipment.
  • Assist operators in performing all required quality checks.
  • Assist in performing preventative maintenance on machines and auxiliary equipment as assigned.
  • Miscellaneous related duties as assigned.
  • Follows all safety requirements, policies and reports any unsafe conditions to a leader.
  • Works in a safe and efficient manner at all times
  • Miscellaneous related duties as assigned


  • High school diploma or general education degree
  • Strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Able to multitask in a fast paced environment.
  • Proficient in computer programs.
  • Team Oriented & Self-Motivated

Physical Demands and Work Environment

  • Lifting Requirements: 25 – 75 lbs.
  • Vision Requirements: close, distance, color, peripheral, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus
  • Constant: Use arms, hands, and fingers to feel and/or reach, speak, and listen
  • Frequent: Push and/or pull carts/bins, stand, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, and crawl
  • Occasional: Sit, climb, and balance
  • Environment: Exposed to high levels of noise

Plastipak is an Equal Opportunity Employer

In order to process your job application, Plastipak collects and stores the personal information that you submit via this website. Please refer to Plastipak’s Privacy Policy to understand how Plastipak uses and protects the information that you provide.