Packers and Packagers, hand

by Josh Quiring


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


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


2% increase in employment