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Overview

Container Fillers fill and seal containers with products, such as food, beverages, paints, oils and lotions, and package the filled containers.

Day-to-day

  • obtains supplies of products and fills packages
  • packs containers and bags with products, and counts, weighs and measures amounts and adjusts quantities
  • wraps protective material around products, seals bags and containers, and attaches pre-printed labels
  • counts and places bags and packages onto trays and racks, and into shipping cartons
  • records information such as numbers, weight, times and dates
  • monitors the filling of containers and adjusts machines to maintain volume and seal quality
  • checks the cleanliness and operation of machines, equipment and containers.

To become a Container Filler

  • You can work as a Container Filler without formal qualifications. Some on the job training may be provided.

Skills employers are looking for

  • Forklift Operation

  • Heavy Lifting

  • Teamwork / Collaboration

  • Communication Skills

  • Sorting

  • Physical Demand

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