Packer, Shipping

Position Summary: 

The Packer performs various tasks connected with packing and shipping to ensure parts can be delivered to the customer undamaged.  Position requires the use of tools such as:  nail guns, screw guns, tape measures, foam equipment and power saws.  Employees perform basic math functions, data entry tasks to maintain accurate reporting.  Employees must be able to perform their assigned daily functions with minimal supervision.  Due to the fluctuating demand in this position, employees may be assigned additional duties throughout the plant as needed. 


Key Accountabilities: 

  • Follows all safety procedures and works in a safe manner
  • Read and follow work instructions
  • Use wands to report order completion
  • Calculate box size from finished parts
  • Builds skids and boxes
  • Packs finished parts per packing standards
  • Completes weight slips and ensures correct count 
  • Uses all woodworking, air tools and packing equipment 
  • Operates lifting devices
  • Passes fork truck training within 30 day sof employment


Preferred Knowledge/Skills/Experience:

  • Read a tape measure within 1/8"
  • Basic knowledge of wood working equipment 
  • Basic carpentry skills
  • Basic math skills (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division)
  • Computer literacy
  • Written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision



Our Promise:

Look forward to challenging tasks and the opportunity to take on responsibility. In our inspiring team you will work on smart solutions for future-oriented industries. We offer you competitive remuneration, attractive social benefits and a range of development opportunities in a technology-based company.

Equal Opportunity Employer 

We provide equal employment opportunities for all employees and applicants for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other classification protected under applicable federal, state or local law.



SGL Carbon is a leader in the development and manufacture of products based on specialty graphite and compo­sites materials. Using our comprehensive technology know-how and in close partnership with our customers, we develop intelligent and leading-edge solutions for the big issues of mobility, energy and digitization.

SGL Carbon has more than 4,700 employees worldwide and 31 sites in Europe, North America and Asia, and a ser­vice network in over 100 countries.

Publication Date:  Jan 24, 2023

Sinking Spring, PA, US, 19608

Business Unit:  Graphite Solutions
Legal Unit:  SGL CARBON, LLC
Functional Area:  Logistics/Supply Chain
Employment Type:  Full time

Nearest Major Market: Reading PA

Job Segment: Logistics, Forklift, Data Entry, Supply Chain, Carpenter, Operations, Manufacturing, Administrative