Occupational Employment Statistics
53-7064 Packers and Packagers, Hand
Pack or package by hand a wide variety of products and materials.
|Natural Resources and Mining||N/A||N/A
|Trade, Transportation and Utilities||3,460||$13.38/hr
|Professional and Business Services||2,080||$13.16/hr
|Education and Health Services||N/A||N/A
|Leisure and Hospitality||N/A||N/A
- Clean containers, materials, supplies, or work areas, using cleaning solutions and hand tools.
- Examine and inspect containers, materials, or products to ensure that product quality and packing specifications are met.
- Load materials and products into package processing equipment.
- Place or pour products or materials into containers, using hand tools and equipment, or fill containers from spouts or chutes.
- Remove completed or defective products or materials, placing them on moving equipment, such as conveyors, or in specified areas, such as loading docks.
- Record product, packaging, and order information on specified forms and records.
- Assemble, line, and pad cartons, crates, and containers, using hand tools.
- Transport packages to customers' vehicles.
- Obtain, move, and sort products, materials, containers, and orders, using hand tools.
- Seal containers or materials, using glues, fasteners, nails, and hand tools.