Package Handler

About the job: Package handlers held about 3.9 million jobs in 2016. Their overall employment is projected to grow 7 percent from 2016 to 2026, which is about as fast as average for all occupations. Job prospects should be good because of the need to replace workers who leave these jobs.

Where will you work: Usually, Package handlers work full time, and because materials are shipped around the clock, some, especially those in warehousing.

What will you do: Package handlers usually manually pack materials from one place to another, pack or wrap products, and keep a record of the material they move, coordinate with operator in moving or transporting materials. Make the vehicle, equipment, and work area clean.

How to become Package Handler: No formal education is required, and most positions require less than 1 month on-the-job training.

Job skills/requirements: Important Qualities required are:

  • Customer Service Skills
  • Hand-eye Coordination
  • Attentive Listening
  • Physical Strength and can Work for Longer Hours

Industry: Logistics

Minimum age: Generally 16+

Expected wage: $13.11 per hour

Similar name: Hand Laborers, Material Movers

Related jobs: Movers, Delivery workers, Construction workers, Moving Operator

O-NET Online Reference
53-7064.00 – Packers and Packagers, Hand
53-7062.00 – Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand

Most Hiring Package Handler

Companies that mostly hire Package Handler are:

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General Logistics Systems US, Inc

 
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Capital Express, Inc

 
UPS

UPS

Shipping & Trucking
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Tatco Industries

 
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United Partial Service (UPS)

 
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COUNCIL FOR AIRPORT OPPORTUNITY

 
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Visible Supply Chain Management

 
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CloudSort Corporation

 
FedEx

FedEx

Shipping & Trucking

Package Handler Jobs for Teens

183 jobs found

Package Handler - Part Time (Warehouse like)

FedEx - Council Bluffs, IA

applications ongoing if the position is posted. Hiring Immediately for Preload: $17.00 Must be 18 years old with flexible... shifts. Shift lengths vary based on package volume - generally part time employees work between 3 and 6 hours a day. Full...
$16.5 per hour

14 days ago

Warehouse Package Handler

FedEx - Nashville, TN

of alertness and in a safe manner. Part Time Up to $19.50 pay per hour, weekly pay on Fridays 18+ years old Monday - Friday 6... for the past 3 years Ability to pass a drug screen Must pass all required training Must be able to lift 50 lbs. Located...

18 hours ago

Warehouse Package Handler

FedEx - Greensboro, NC

years Must be 18+ years old Registration for Selective Service required for All MALES (this is not a requirement...
$19.5 per hour

18 hours ago

Warehouse Package Handler

FedEx - Charlotte, NC

Time Up to $19.50 pay per hour, weekly pay on Fridays 18+ years old Sunday -Saturday 5-11 PM with two days off TBD... Must have lived in the United States for the past 3 years Must be able to pass a drug screen * Must be able to pass a background...

3 days ago

Warehouse Package Handler

FedEx - Raleigh, NC

, weekly pay on Fridays 18+ years old Tuesday - Saturday 3:00 AM - 9:00 AM Must have lived in the United States for the... past 3 years Must be able to pass a drug screen Must be able to pass a background check Must pass...

6 days ago

Warehouse Package Handler

FedEx - Raleigh, NC

, weekly pay on Fridays 18+ years old Sunday - Saturday 6:30 PM - 11:30 PM Must have lived in the United States for the... past 3 years Must be able to pass a drug screen Must be able to pass a background check Must pass...

6 days ago

Warehouse Package Handler

FedEx - Charlotte, NC

, weekly pay on Fridays 18+ years old Tuesday - Friday 3:00 am - 9:00 am Days off: Sunday & Monday Must have lived in the... United States for the past 3 years Must be able to pass a drug screen * Must be able to pass a background check Must pass...

7 days ago

Casual Warehouse Package Handler

FedEx - Raleigh, NC

+ years old · Must pass all required training Have not worked for FedEx Express within the past 6 months Available shifts...

9 days ago

Warehouse Package Handler

FedEx - Greensboro, NC

Friday 5:00 AM - 8:30 AM 18+ years old Ability to pass a drug Screen, background check & DOT Physical Must be able to lift...

15 days ago

Warehouse Package Handler

FedEx - Nashville, TN

of alertness and in a safe manner. Part Time Up to $19.50 pay per hour, weekly pay on Fridays 18+ years old Monday - Friday 5... for the past 3 years Ability to pass a drug screen Ability to pass background assessment Must pass all required training...

26 days ago