(Interim) Baler Operator 1- Day Shift

Columbia Sportswear, Inc.


0 year(s)

Job Description
Baler operator will handle the recycling of cardboard and disposing of trash dumpsters. They will be unloading cardboard from bins into a compactor, dumping trash from dumpsters into a compactor, and keeping the baler running.

Essential Functions/Major Responsibilities:
Sort and compact corrugated.
Safely operate and perform light maintenance on the facilitys corrugated baler and trash compactor.
Perform light maintenance support that may include replacing and adjusting lighting, controlling building temperature, storing, monitoring and transferring equipment, furniture and fixtures.
Continuously lift/carry up to 20 pounds and frequently lift/carry up to 40 pounds. Move and handle (no lifting) 100 pound boxes of baling wire.
Maintain positive open lines of communication with all Columbia Sportswear management, staff and other departments in order to contribute to the smooth flow of information and efficient operation of the organization.
Ability to cope in a potentially stressful work environment while maintaining professionalism in a team based atmosphere.
Attendance and punctuality are essential functions of this position.

Specific Job Skills:
Physical ability to use and safely operate maintenance and/or facilities equipment such as bailer, compactor, vacuum cleaners, hand and powered tools, ladders, and move freely through the distribution center.
Possess an aptitude for mechanics. Poses basic knowledge of plumbing and HVAC systems or have the ability to be trained in these areas. Physical ability to climb stairs and ladders, sit and stand for extended periods of time. Ability to achieve and maintain certification to operate motorized material handling equipment. Ability to read, speak and understand English.

Columbia Sportswear Company and our portfolio of brands, including Columbia, SOREL, Mountain Hardwear and prAna, know a thing or two about adventures. After all, we've been on one since 1938, working to perfect the art of enjoying the outdoors. Behind everything we make is an employee who's found that the greatest adventure starts with joining a company that strives to do the right thing.

This job description is not meant to be an all-inclusive list of duties and responsibilities, but constitutes a general definition of the position's scope and function in the company.

At Columbia Sportswear Company (CSC), we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law. CSC believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.