Job Description • Performs a range of activities to prepare nonstandard items for shipment including routine crating and packing to the preparation of non-standard crates and boxes • Determines packaging requirements from specifications, blueprints, oral instructions, or knowledge of materials to be shipped and shipping conditions. • May build special crating fixtures and braces for shipping unusual or large items when standard boxes and crates cannot be used. • May prepare materials such as parts, assemblies, and tooling for special shipment. • Packages materials by blocking, tying down, padding, securing, bracing, or other means to avoid damage. • Uses standard hand and power woodworking tools and banding equipment. • May coordinate loading or unloading of unusual items requiring special handling techniques. Requirements • A minimum of two years recent relevant experience.