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Assembly Craftsman I


Duncan, SC, US, 29334

REQ ID:  35296

Sealed Air is in business to protect, to solve critical packaging challenges and to leave our world better than we found it. Our portfolio of leading packaging solutions includes CRYOVAC® brand food packaging, SEALED AIR® brand protective packaging and BUBBLE WRAP® brand packaging, which collectively enable a safer, more efficient food supply chain and protect valuable goods shipped around the world. Sealed Air generated $4.9 billion in sales in 2020 and has approximately 16,500 employees who serve customers in 115 countries. To learn more, visit

Job Description


Responsibilities include assembly of complete packaging systems, individual machines, sub-assemblies, components, fluid power systems, plumbing, wiring of machines, and building electrical enclosures, as well as final check out and commissioning of all items built. 

**5 positions available, all on day shift.  Starting at $18/hr.**




• Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings and specifications for both mechanical and electrical components.
• Ability to install and/or repair plumbing on machinery to defined specifications.
• Ability to install and/or repair fluid power components and supply lines on machinery to defined specifications.
• Ability to troubleshoot and diagnose mechanical, electrical, and electronics systems on machinery.
• Knowledge of basic functions of electrical components in a complete electrical system: motors, motor controllers, overloads, starters, contactors, switches, relays, PLC’s.
• Ability to read and interpret PLC programs: ladder diagrams, graph sets, etc…
• Ability to use manual machine tools such as: lathes, milling machines, drill presses, grinders, steam cleaners, and sand blasters.
• Ability to braze and solder plumbing.
• Basic knowledge of welds and welding.
• Knowledge of manual fitment of components (such as clearance or interference fits, drilling, reaming, shimming)
• Securing components by use of mechanical fasteners / threaded devices.
• Thorough knowledge of precision measuring devices (micrometers, calipers, gages).
• Thorough knowledge of electrical measuring devices (volt-ohm meters, scopes).
• Ability to operate fork lifts and other material handling equipment.
• Travel week days and week ends: 10% travel possible, International travel possible.




• Two year technical degree / certificate or equivalent military training preferred.
• Packaging machinery and systems integration experience preferred: Rotary Chamber Vacuum Machines, Vertical Pouch Packaging Machines, Horizontal Packaging Machines, Bag Loaders, Intelligent Conveying Systems, Product Weighing Devices, Shrink Tunnels.
• Customer field experience preferred: Knowledge of working in sanitary packaging environments.
• Flexibility and the skill to multi-task are a must.
• Proficient computer skills: navigating software using mouse and keyboard.
• SAP experience preferred: basic functional knowledge; logon, navigation.
• Excellent communication, organization, and documentation skills.
• Must be able to work as a team player, work under production pressure and adapt to changing priorities, must also be willing to work overtime as required.
Physical Requirements: The ability to lift up to fifty pounds


Total Rewards


Starting your first day, Sealed Air offers our employees a comprehensive Total Rewards package with Health Insurance (Medical, Dental, and Vision), Wellness Programs, Life Insurance, Retirement Benefits (401k matching program), Profit Sharing and other perks such as:
•    Up to 5 weeks of Paid Time Off    •    Legal Plan coverage & Identity Theft Protection
•    10 paid Company Holidays    •    Auto and Home Insurance
•    Unused Sick Time Payout of 100%    •    Pet Insurance
•    Health Savings Account – including HSA contributions and wellness incentives    •    Recognition Program
•    Flexible Spending Account (FSA)    •    Educational Assistance
•    Company Paid Paternity Leave    •    Scholarship Award Program
•    Company paid Short-Term and Long-Term Disability Insurance    •    Employee Discount Marketplace


Requisition id: 35296 

Relocation: No  

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status.



It is our responsibility to leverage what we have to affect positive and meaningful change for our communities and planet using Sealed Air’s global resources and expertise.

  • Corporate sustainability. It’s about improving the lives of people around the world by addressing pressing needs in the communities where we and our customers operate.
  • Customer Success. Meeting our customers' needs. At Sealed Air it’s more than a goal, it’s an integral part of our business practices, our innovative solutions, and our values.
  • Leaving our communities better than we found them through dedication of time, talent and resources.

Nearest Major Market: Spartanburg
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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