Packaging Lead


Kai USA, the manufacturer of Kershaw Knives and Zero Tolerance Knives in Tualatin, Oregon, continues to grow and has an immediate need for a Packaging Lead.


Responsibilities and duties include:

  • Assist in setting up jobs for lines and assist in packaging when needed
  • Print labels for packaging
  • Communicate with other departments to ensure flow of goods
  • Back-up for Packaging Supervisor
  • Assure that all packaging operations are conducted in accordance with applicable procedures and that product packaged meets all specifications
  • Label and record what is packed
  • Inspect packaging for tears, cracks and dents
  • Make sure the materials inside are packed in a way to minimize breakage during transit
  • Package final product in preparation for shipment and/or storage
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Requirements / Qualifications

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. High-school diploma or GED required.

Necessary skills include:

  • Organization
  • Analyzing information
  • Dealing with complexity
  • Deadline-oriented
  • Time management
  • Process improvement
  • Safety management
  • Inventory control
  • Lifting
  • Data-entry skills

Job Types: Full-time

Salary: $13 to $14/hour, plus a $1 lead differential

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    18600 SW Teton Avenue
    Tualatin, Oregon 97062

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