Packers and Packagers, hand

by Josh Quiring

Tasks

1. Pack or package products and materials by hand

2. Measure, weigh, and count products and materials by hand

3. Mark and label containers, tags, and products

4. Remove completed or defective products or materials

5. Transport packages to customers' vehicles

Conditions

1. Work indoors that have open spaces

2. Long hours

3. Heavy lifting and awkward positions for long periods of time

Typical education

A high school diploma or may require some sort of education on it

Income per year

Nebraska: $21,730

National: 20,330

Outlook

2% increase in employment