Utility Mailer

Location
Springfield, VA
Posted
Nov 13, 2020
Closes
Dec 10, 2020
Ref
JR-90271737
Hours
Part Time
Job Description

The Washington Post Production facility is in need of motivated and dependable individuals to join our part-time, on call production team as a Utility Mailer. We offer flexible scheduling, generous benefits, competitive wages, and you get to work in an innovative, creative, and friendly work environment.

Job Purpose:

 Assemble, mail and dispatch newspapers.

Schedule: Varies days, afternoons, and nights

Tasks performed:

 Lift and stack bundles weighing up to 30 pounds

 Transports skids of newspapers and inserts using a forklift/electric jack/deep reach

 Handles/transfers newspapers by loading trucks with forklift or electric jack

 Manually place bundles of paper, weighing up to 30 pounds, on and take off of conveyor belt

 Operate conveyor belt controls

 Feed stacks of papers into inserting machine

 Run and repair collating and inserting machines

 Change spools of materials weighing up to 50 pounds with the use of lifting tools

 Wraps and bundles utilizing machine

 Mechanically operates various electro-mechanical machinery that bundles, wraps, straps, and palletizes bundles of paper

 Dispatch materials to various locations in the rack

 Enter, verify, and monitor a dispatch information utilizing computer

 Cut metal and plastic bands from around skids

 Prepares product by fanning or jogging to separate and feeds in to machine

Job Requirements:

High school diploma or equivalent

Previous manufacturing experience a plus

Ability to work in a fast paced noisy environment

The innovation doesn't end in the Newsroom - dozens of teams power The Washington Post. We are now hiring the next innovator - how will you Impact Tomorrow?

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