General Labor / Harvard

Harvard, Illinois
Manufacturing & Production (Production Occupations)
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Working Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
US$ 19.00 - US$ 21.84 per hour
Ref. Number
Rockford Resumes, Spherion
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Job Description

We are in search of General Labor support for our client in Harvard, IL. All positions start at $19.00/HR plus full-time Union consideration after the first 30-days of employment based on attendance and job performance during the program. All candidates that are considered for these positions will be trained to perform a number of different tasks in Production, Packaging, Shipping and Warehouse Cooler Departments. Once candidates have met the requirements for Union consideration, they will join a Fortune 500 company that offers "extremely" competitive wages, advancement opportunities and a great benefit platform!

* $19.00/HR to start
* 2-Shift Operation - 8.5 hours per day + overtime
* Start Times - 12Noon to 2pm (or) 7pm to 9pm
* Schedules range from Sunday thru Thursday, Monday thru Friday
* Split days off during the program
* Short term positions available as well
* Pay increase to $21.84/HR when hired into the Union!
* Full benefit platform including Major Medical, Dental, Vision, Short Term Disability and company incentive programs.
* 401K / PTO / Sick / Holiday Pay!

All General Laborers are required to perform a multitude of general duties that may include:

* Loading and unloading stacks of products to designated work areas and locations
* May document movement of stock in and out of work areas and/or staging areas
* May create and place labels on various product loads
* Will manage materials during the whole course of the product process and escalate issues
* Will be responsible for filling and bundling containers in various units
* May manually stack and package product in multiple areas throughout the facility

Working hours: 12:00 PM - 9:00 PM

* HS Diploma or GED equivalent preferred
* Forklift experience preferred
* 2-years of related experience in food and beverage manufacturing preferred
* Must be able to stand, walk, pull, push, reach and bend during the whole course of the shift.
* Must be able to lift up to 50lbs and provide team lifting support with others when needed
* Must be willing to work flexible hours including overtime, weekends and holidays.
* Must possess the ability to work in a fast-paced, team-orientated environment
* Possess good communication and writing skills for record keeping and product management

High School

1-4 years

* A background check is required
* A drug test is required
* A safety training program and assessment is required

Apply today for the opportunity to work with a solid team of professionals who hold a high regard for teamwork while maintaining a safe, positive work experience for everyone!

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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