Position Description

Aquarium Kit Boxer
Work Location WI - Franklin
Job Code 4233
# of openings 1
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Our Pet (Fish Aquarium) Segment is searching for an Aquarium Kits Boxer in our Franklin, WI office. This position is responsible for setting up machinery, lifting, packaging and filling aquariums with specified materials and completing a final inspection of the aquarium kit.

Central Garden & Pet Company (NASDAQ: CENT and CENTA) is a leading innovator, marketer and producer of quality branded products for the pet and lawn and garden supplies markets.  Please see our website at www.central.com for additional company information.

The starting pay for this position is $12.00; once training is completed the rate of pay will vary depending on your work performance and production output. The average piece rate of this position is between $14.00 and $15.00 an hour.    


  • Read production order for the day.
  • Set up tape machine, glue machine, and the automatic palletizer.
  • Package aquariums and lift them onto roller line.
  • Fill kit with specified components.
  • Complete a final inspection of the product.
  • Clean up work area, dispose of cardboard and garbage.
  • Prepare for next day’s production.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred.
  • Ability to work in fast paced environment and work cooperatively with a team.
  • Ability to work in a constant state of alertness and safe manner.


  • Plant environment with periodic visits to the office area.
  • Have the ability to lift up to 50 pound with or without accommodation.
  • Exposed to any number of elements, but none present to the extent of being disagreeable.
  • Noise level in the work environment varies with specific areas requiring hearing protection.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.