All employees at PLAN are treated with respect and given equal opportunity for advancement.
Progressive Planet Products (PLAN) has an Advisory Committee (ACE) where employee representatives are elected by their peers. This Committee is considered the most senior and influential committee within the company and meets regularly with senior management.
At PLAN we place a strong emphasis on continuous learning and training for our employees. Company policy is that all business related courses are paid for by Progressive Planet Products. In addition to first aid and WorkSafeBC courses, the company also sponsors computer training, pest management and control courses (to assist in research activities), export and import management, transportation, and human relations courses. In our commitment to our valued employees, we have also had consultants work with individuals to improve their management skills.
At Progressive Planet Products, higher education and the growth of our employees are valued. Therefore, in addition to company sponsored courses and seminars, we also pay tuition costs for employees looking to further their education.
We also find great value in developing knowledge as an organization as a whole. Currently we are involved in the LEAN process. We work with third-party representatives who advise us on how to eliminate waste within our organization without affecting the value that we provide our customers.
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Progressive Planet Products (PLAN) is dedicated to the very best in all-natural mineral solutions for you, your animals, and our environment.
Our diverse, talented team of over 50 employees manages every part of our production and distribution. We ship over 2.3 million items yearly to regional, national, and international markets.
Through research and development, our product line has grown to over 200 branded and private label items for home, pet, agricultural, and industrial use. Billion-dollar corporations trust APL for top quality private label brands.
Line Operator Job Description
Maintains production standards and upholds the #1 priority in the workplace: safety Ensures proper weights, dates and seals are maintained on all packaging. Ensures all packaging is configured to correct specifications Constantly monitors materials and additives to adhere to specifications Operates various equipment such as automated packaging equipment, forklift bobcat, and loader. Maintains a clean workplace The duties listed are provided as examples of area of responsibility and are not intended to create limits to responsibility but to help understand the scope of the position.
High School Diploma
Skills and Abilities
– Heavy repetitive lifting up to 50 Lbs.
– Ability to read, write.
– Elementary Math skills and able to use a calculator.
– Potentially dusty work areas Personal Protective Equipment must be worn, such as high visibility vest, hard hat, and respirator in some area’s
– Good hand/eye coordination
– Trainable in operation of packaging machines.
Shift work – 2-week rotating shifts 5 days per week, shift of either: 10 days, 10 afternoons, and 10 nights.
Shift premiums for afternoons and graveyards.
Starting wage 18.00 per hour, 6 months 18.50 per hour, 12 months 19.22 per hour + Profit Share Plan. Health Benefits offered after 6 months
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: $18.00-$19.22 per hour
Progressive Planet Products is dedicated to keeping all our staff safe and healthy during this COVID-19 Pandemic.
The COVID-19 Safety Plan is applicable to all employees at Absorbent Products. This guide outlines the safe work practices that must be followed.