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Crater/Packer (Temporary)
at Viasat
Atlanta, GA

Crater/Packer (Temporary)
at Viasat
Atlanta, GA

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Bigger challenges. Bolder ideas. Global impact. At Viasat, we're on a mission to deliver connections with the capacity to change the world. We're the company behind the world's fastest satellite internet service, with technology that's helping to bridge the digital divide and improve life for our customers around the globe. By providing powerful new ways for people to connect with one another, gain greater access to education, entertainment, medical research, commerce, and much more, our team is empowering millions of customers worldwide.  

We're growing rapidly and looking for passionate, innovative professionals to join our team and connect the world to more. You'll work in a collaborative and inclusive environment that values diverse perspectives and continuous learning, and provides industry-leading benefits with unmatched opportunities for career growth. Our team is fearless in pursuit of new ideas and uncompromising in our quest to become the world's first truly global Internet Service Provider. Interested in joining our mission? Take a look at career opportunities at Viasat today.

Job Responsibilities

As the Crater, you will be responsible for Crating and packaging products for shipments to our Customers, and meticulously checking that all parts to be shipped are accounted for and insuring quality control in a manner that meets company standards for safety, security, productivity and accuracy. You will operate a sit down forklift, standup forklift, or cherry picker in performance of your Crating duties. You will inspect and report maintenance required for equipment. The Crater will also be responsible for other duties as assigned by the group lead including occasional work at any of our local Off-site warehouses and any projects as required.


  • 2+ years of Crating, inventory, stockroom, or warehouse experience in a Manufacturing operation.
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds (Physical Required)
  • Basic Computer skills
  • Basic Mathematical skills
  • Carpentry skills, primarily the use of tape measures, saws, drills, Pneumatic nailers, and screw guns.
  • Experience with stand-up and sit-down forklifts
  • Education: High School Diploma/GED
  • US Citizenship Required


  • Oracle experience
  • Use of Barcode scanning and/or RFID equipment
  • Microsoft Office experience
  • Ability to use mechanical tools, drills, & impact tools 
  • Ability to work to documentation and procedures
  • Prior Crating experience
  • Handling large equipment with forklifts or crane
  • Crane operation 

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Additional requirements

Minimum education:

High School Diploma or GED

Years of experience:

1-3 years




US Citizenship Required


This is an FAA safety sensitive position, which requires participation in our Drug-Alcohol program, including pre-employment testing and random testing. It is an essential function of the position that the employee meets the safety requirements of the FAA.

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