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Packers and Packagers, Hand - 53-7064.00

O*NET-SOC Description

Pack or package by hand a wide variety of products and materials.

Sample of Reported Job Titles

  • Bagger
  • Inspector Packer
  • Mini Shifter
  • Pack Out Operator
  • Packager
  • Packer
  • Picker and Packer
  • Sacker
  • Selector Packer
  • Shipping Clerk

SOC Occupation Groups

Related Occupations

Tasks

  • Assemble, line, and pad cartons, crates, and containers, using hand tools.
  • Clean containers, materials, supplies, or work areas, using cleaning solutions and hand tools.
  • Examine and inspect containers, materials, and products to ensure that packing specifications are met.
  • Load materials and products into package processing equipment.
  • Mark and label containers, container tags, or products, using marking tools.
  • Measure, weigh, and count products and materials.
  • Obtain, move, and sort products, materials, containers, and orders, using hand tools.
  • Place or pour products or materials into containers, using hand tools and equipment, or fill containers from spouts or chutes.
  • Record product, packaging, and order information on specified forms and records.
  • Remove completed or defective products or materials, placing them on moving equipment, such as conveyors, or in specified areas, such as loading docks.
  • Seal containers or materials, using glues, fasteners, nails, and hand tools.
  • Transport packages to customers' vehicles.

Detailed Work Activities

  • Clean facilities or work areas.
  • Load materials into equipment for processing.
  • Mark materials or objects for identification.
  • Measure product or material dimensions.
  • Move materials, equipment, or supplies.
  • Record details of deliveries or shipments.
  • Remove debris or damaged materials.
  • Set up material handling gear or equipment, such as rigging, packaging, or temporary structures.
  • Sort materials or objects for processing or transport.
  • Weigh materials to ensure compliance with specifications.

Military Crosswalk Titles

  • Ammunition Specialist (Army - Enlisted)
  • Automated Logistical Specialist (Army - Enlisted)
  • Cargo Specialist (Army - Enlisted)
  • Distribution Management Specialist (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • Inventory Management Specialist (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • Landing Support Specialist (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • Logistics Plans (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Logistics Plans Apprentice (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Logistics Plans Craftsman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Logistics Plans Helper (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Logistics Plans Journeyman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Logistics Plans Superintendent (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Logistics Specialist (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Logistics Specialist (Submarine) (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Logistics/Embarkation Specialist (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • Logistics/Mobility Chief (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • Packaging Specialist (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • Petroleum Supply Specialist (Army - Enlisted)
  • Petroleum Technician (Army - Warrant Officer only)
  • Postal Clerk (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • Property Accounting Technician (Army - Warrant Officer only)
  • Quartermaster, General (Army - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Supply Systems Technician (Army - Warrant Officer only)
  • Unit Supply Specialist (Army - Enlisted)

Apprenticeship Crosswalk Titles

No information available.

DOT Crosswalk Titles

  • Ampoule Sealer
  • Apple-Packing Header
  • Bag Loader
  • Bagger
  • Bander, Hand
  • Bandoleer Packer
  • Barrel Filler I
  • Bin Filler
  • Binder-and-Wrapper Packer
  • Blueprint Trimmer
  • Bottling-Line Attendant
  • Bulk Filler
  • Bulker
  • Carrier Packer
  • Cloth-Bolt Bander
  • Core Loader
  • Cotton Tier
  • Crate Liner
  • Fish Packer
  • Fish-Egg Packer
  • Floor Worker
  • Greens Tier
  • Icer
  • Inspector-Packer
  • Laborer, Gold Leaf
  • Line-Out Worker I
  • Line-Out Worker II
  • Linen-Supply Load-Builder
  • Linker
  • Locker-Plant Attendant
  • Machine-Pack Assembler
  • Mophead Trimmer-and-Wrapper
  • Packager, Hand
  • Packer
  • Packer, Agricultural Produce
  • Packer-Fuser
  • Packing-Line Worker
  • Palletizer
  • Paper-Pattern Folder
  • Poultry-Dressing Worker
  • Primer Boxer
  • Prizer
  • Repack-Room Worker
  • Roll Coverer, Burlap
  • Rosin-Barrel Filler
  • Sample Clerk, Handkerchief
  • Shingle Packer
  • Shoe Packer
  • Shot Bagger
  • Singer
  • Snuff-Box Finisher
  • Tie-Up Worker
  • Tier
  • Timber Packer
  • Wool Sacker