Packer - Midnight Shift in Dover, NJ at Arconic

Date Posted: 1/16/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Work Hours for this Midnight Shift are Monday – Friday (10:30 PM – 7:00 AM) Shift starts Sunday at 10:30 PM. Training may be required on Day Shift (6:30 AM – 3:00 PM) or where training is able to be scheduled before moving to Night Shift.


Starting wage: $17.34 per hour.

12-month wage: $21.51 per hour.

Along with your pay, Howmet provides you with a comprehensive package of benefits that is competitive with other leading companies. Some of our benefits include:

  •  Medical/Prescription Drug/Dental/Vision benefits offered upon hire.
  • Paid vacation each year, based on length of service.
  • 104 paid holiday hour per year.
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan. Arconic/Howmet may match a percentage of your pre-tax contributions (the amount of the company match may vary by location).
  • Arconic/Howmet provides an employer contribution to your Retirement Savings Plan account each pay period.
  • Employee Life Insurance, Employee Assistance Program (EAP), Tuition Assistance Program.
  • Free fitness center membership.

Job Summary
The packer performs various duties relating to the packaging and shipping of castings.

Essential Job Functions
  • Receives castings and examines the accompanying lot ticket to determine if X-ray, Zyglo, Dimensional Inspection and other operations have been completed as required by a routing procedure sheet.
  • Coordinates with the supervisor to assure accuracy and completeness of previous operations and indicates any discrepancy.
  • Checks in Master Heat Log to determine if heat numbers and heat batches, coincide with the approved master heat certifications, if not call Heat Treat
  • Sorts castings according to heat numbers, alloy numbers and properly approved cavity numbers.
  • Types stencils from information supplied through marking instructions and memos from Quality
  • Packages marked castings into compartmented shipping containers.
  • Routes properly identified casting to X-ray in quantities predetermined by Supervisor and checks films returned with castings for coinciding and positioning.

  • Expected to assist in the implementation of company’s EHS value and policy statement and its accompanying principles.
  • Comply with all department, facility, Corporate and Regulatory EH&S regulations.
  • Wear all required personal protective equipment.
  • Report all job-related illness and injuries. (Per employee handbook).
  • Report all Safety, Health & Environmental concerns to your supervisor in a timely manner.
  • Attend all EH&S training.

  • Ability to communicate effectively (verbal and written)
  • Must be able to work flexible hours including night and weekends with little advanced notice
  • Previous packing experience helpful

  • Frequent walking and standing, frequent lifting of up to 25 pounds
  • Equipment used: Vibropeen machine, electrolytic etch machine, dot matrix marking machine, airflow bench, alloy verification gun.
  • This position provides clerical support to designated department or area.

Other Skills/Abilities
  • Basic Math Skills – Add/Subtract/Multiply/Divide
  • Intermediate Computer Skills

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.
Training may be temporarily scheduled on a shift other than the shift listed above.


  • This position is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) which requires U.S. person status. ITAR defines U.S. person as an U.S. citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. ‘Green Card Holder’), Political Asylee, or Refugee.
  • Employees must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
  • No relocation benefit is offered for this position. Candidates residing within 50 miles radius of Dover, NJ will only be considered.
  • High School Diploma or GED from an accredited institution.