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Berry Global Material Handler in LAWRENCE, Kansas


Berry Global Berry Global, headquartered in Evansville, Indiana, is committed to its mission of ‘Always Advancing to Protect What’s Important.’ With $13billionin revenue for fiscalyear 2019 on a combined pro forma basis from operations, Berry is a leading global supplier of a broad range of innovative nonwoven, flexible, and rigid products used every day within consumer and industrial end markets. Berry operates over290manufacturing facilities worldwide, on six continents,and employs over48,000 individuals.

At Berry, we pursue excellence in all that we do and are always advancing to improve the way we work along with the products and services we provide. Our culture fosters trust and partnerships through appreciation, acknowledgement, and inclusion. At Berry, we are continuously improving to support our mission and exemplify our values of partnerships, excellence, growth, and safety. To learn more about Berry, visit berryglobal.com


Starting pay is $15.00/hr with pay progressions to $16/hr in the first year. Postions open on 2nd shift.

PURPOSE: The Material Handler has rotating responsibilities for doing color changes, transporting product and raw materials around the production floor and doing floor maintenance. Responsible for all other assigned duties as well. This can be a great training ground for a technical position.

RESPONSIBILITIES (include but not limited to the following):

  • Doing color changes

  • Transporting product and raw material around the production floor with a pallet jack

  • Sorting and palletizing packed boxes for shipping



  • Must be able to lift 35 pounds regularly.

  • Ability to climb up and down ladders.

  • Must be able to be on feet for entire shift and be able to bend, stoop and stretch regularly.

  • Must be able to differentiate color.


  • Good work and attendance record

  • Ability to work extended shifts and weekends as necessary

  • Ability to work with limited supervision

  • Good safety record

  • Valid Driver’s license

  • Forklift truck experience a plus

  • Good general level of reading comprehension and basic math skills

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. (https://careers-berryglobal.icims.com/jobs/9565/material-handler/job?mode=apply&apply=yes&in_iframe=1&hashed=-1834445335)


Job ID 2021-9565

Position Type Regular Full-Time

Category Manufacturing