Baler Operator -SC

Posted: 05/07/2023

We are looking for a Production Worker to assist with the operation of the bailing machines, compressing and binding textile and/or paper-related product into bales in preparation for resale. 
HOURS: Monday-Thursday 7am-3:30pm, Friday 7am-2:30pm
PAY: $15.89-$16.68
In accordance with the Goodwill of the Great Plains mission, we are committed to providing a competitive total compensation package, including salary and benefits, that will attract, retain, and reward high performing employees who share a passion for transforming lives through the dignity of work. Goodwill of the Great Plains strives to make employee compensation performance-based, competitive to organizations with similar missions, and commensurate for the individual’s level of responsibility.
 Lifting 50 pounds maximum. Frequently unloading baler, walking, bending, and standing.


  • Load material into compression chamber
  • Operate baler machine switches to cause ram to compress materials
  • Open compression chamber door and remove bales from machine
  • Thread tie bands around bale and twist or clamp ends of band to tighten
  • Assist with loading and unloading material from trailers as needed
  • May act as material handler, moving materials from or near trucks, dock, and/or staging areas to specific locations within the facility
  • Other such duties as may be required or assigned by supervisory staff
  • High school graduate/GED preferred, but not required
  • Ability to be forklift certified preferred, but not required 
  • Health, Vision, and Dental Insurance available after 30 days
  • Paid Vacation and Sick Leave
  • Personal Day and Birthday Day Off
  • 6 Paid Holidays
  • 401K
  • Life insurance
  • Short-term disability available after one (1) year
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