Production (PRMS) - Production Worker, Plastic

Wadsworth, OH 44281, USA Req #1812
Monday, June 24, 2024
Myers Industries, Inc. (NYSE: MYE) is a leading manufacturer of a wide range of polymer products for industrial, agricultural, automotive, commercial and consumer markets. We are also the largest distributor of tools, equipment and supplies for the tire, wheel, and under- vehicle service industry in the United States. Myers Industries was started in 1933, by Meyer and Louis Myers, as a tire supply storefront in Akron, Ohio. In 1946, the Company began manufacturing plastic and rubber products related to the tire industry for distribution. In 1963, Myers Industries, Inc. was established and grew into a diversified plastics manufacturer and tire repair supply distributor. Since then, Myers Industries has expanded to become a leading polymer manufacturer of material handling containers and distributor of tire repair and retread products for both domestic and international markets. 

Production Worker, Material Handler

Essential Duties:


  • Candidates must have 2 points or less to be considered for the position.


  • Lifting - proper and safe technique to maneuver and lift up to 50 pounds
  • Forklift license maintained current, daily checklists performed, seatbelt worn, safety-minded operation



  • Understands how one’s job contributes to the success of the organization as a whole
  • Works in teams and independently to produce quality products and meet production schedule.
  • Memorize and stock all various labels, UPCs and all parts needed to assemble a finished product.



  • Operate a walkie-talkie to exchange information with supervisor, set-up, maintenance, floor person
  • Suggest improvements in work methods and procedures directly to supervisor
  • Communicates production progress information to the next shift
  • Technology – use scan gun to ensure proper tracking of production, use radio to respond to production needs


Equipment Operation:

  • Forklift use:
    • Safely and effectively move loads and cartons
    • Place in-process stock in staging area
  • Radio – timely response to production needs
  • Scan gun – properly use to track production
  • Skid wrapper – replace plastic rolls and operate to wrap skids


  • Take finished products away from the machine.
  • Scan ticket on skid(s) to keep track of production.
  • Be aware of time remaining for a run or job change.
  • Move skids of boxes from one place to another
  • Operate skid wrapper and replace rolls of plastic wrap.
  • Ensure each operator is supplied with proper materials to run machines.
  • Place in-process stock in staging area for warehouse pick-up.
  • All other duties as assigned


To bid on this position, please go to Dayforce, Career Section, and search openings in Wadsworth.

Myers Industries, Inc.  is an equal opportunity at will employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of age, race, religion, color, disability, sex, sexual orientation or national origin.

Other details

  • Job Function Manufacturing
  • Pay Type Hourly
Location on Google Maps
  • Wadsworth, OH 44281, USA