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Packer - Elk Grove Village, IL

Post Date: 08/09/2023

Req. Number: 104870

City: Elk Grove Village

State: Illinois

Zip Code: 60007


Goodwill TalentBridge, a full service staffing and recruitment firm, is part of Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin and Metropolitan Chicago, the largest of the 165 Goodwill territories in North America. With more than 90 years of experience in Workforce Development and job training, Goodwill is helping thousands of people find work in the communities we serve, including 13 counties in Wisconsin and 10 counties in Illinois.

**Cook County Youth Grant opportunity in Elk Grove Village**

Goodwill TalentBridge is looking for eager candidates ready to gain new skills and pave their way in a new career!

We are seeking to add a Packer to the first-shift team! 

NO EXPERIENCE NEEDED! Just willingness to learn!

First Shift $17/HR; 6:30AM-3PM 


  • Must have good manual dexterity (hand coordination) and be able to repeat movements required for packing multiple electronic assemblies into bags and into cartons.
  • Accurately pack assemblies to their correct carton count and identify cartons with their correct ID labels.
  •  Must be able to read and understand information on a Computer-Generated assembly ID form.
  • Use a scanner or a keyboard to input the information required on the Computerized packing system.
  • Follow verbal and written instructions to pack and label Final assembly units ready for shipping.
  • Participate in any inventory activities as needed such as picking, put away, counting, cycle counting, packing and shipping.
  •  Any other duty your manager assigns..


  • Report quality discrepancies to the department group leader or supervisor for correction.
  • Report damaged and non-conforming material to the department group leader or supervisor for disposition.
  • Report inventory discrepancies and mis matches to the area supervisor for correction.
  • Support daily production runs by providing material to assembly lines via pick ticket, Kanban or other special request.



  • Computer knowledge, basic math skills


  • High School diploma or equivalent

Why Join Empower Youth?

Joining Empower Youth is the first step to mapping a fulfilling future. You will benefit from

  • A person case manager to help you search for jobs
  • Job readiness training to build skills for the workplace
  • Coaching to help you ace the interview
  • Personal and professional supportive services to help you in your new job
  • Access to local resources in the community to help you navigate challenges


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