ID: REF1101Y
Job Type: Full-time
Location: Cedar Rapids, IA
Post Date: 1/1/1970

Job Description

The Crater is responsible for fabricating wooden crates and/or cardboard boxes using
woodworking hand tools and power tools. 
The crater:

1) Manually packs large items such as machinery, odd-shaped products and/or
prepackaged cartons into shipping crates. 

2) Determines size and shape of container and materials to be used, saws materials
to size and then assembles crates using nailing or stapling guns. 

3) Places products and prepackaged products into containers and then wraps pads
and/or protective materials around packaged materials to ensure crate reaches
destination safely. 

4) Attaches identification labels and ensures compliance with shipping

5) Weighs loaded crates and moves completed container to shipping area.



Exerting 20 to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 10 to 25 pounds of force frequently, and/or greater than
negligible up to 10 pounds of force constantly. 

Hours: 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM 

Hourly Wage:  $21.21  – max of $22.86 (after 12 months)



  • WorkKeys Certification: National Career Readiness Certificate
         (Silver Certificate Level).  In      addition, Silver Certificate Level on Foundational Skills of Applied
         Technology and Workplace Observation.
  • Experience in use of pneumatic staple guns, nail guns and other power tools
  • Proficient use of a computer terminal


1) Proficient in blueprint reading and schematics

2) Experience in operation of hand carts or industrial trucks

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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