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We cover the complete US and Canadian markets and all aspects of the Packaging and Plastics Industries.

 ♦ Executive · Sales · Production · Engineering · Customer Service · Design · Graphics ♦

♦ Corrugated · Folding Carton · Flexible · Labels · Ink  · Printing · Protective · Sustainable · Supplies · Machinery ♦

♦ Plastics · Injection Molding · Blow Molding · Thermoforming ♦

Performance Appraisals - Pros and Cons

Performance appraisals are not a revolutionary idea in the business world. In fact, they are one the most dreaded traditions for both employees and employers. This is the yearly, or sometimes monthly, chance that employers get to look at their employees and see if they are doing their job efficiently. Since performance appraisals have become so widespread, one would think that they are useful for companies and without any downsides. Unfortunately, with every technique there are pros and cons on how it is administered and its ultimate purpose. Here are a few that we came up with to help you decide whether or not you want to conduct performance appraisals and the best way to do them. Article continued here.

No one specializes in the packaging industry like Swift Personnel Solutions.  With over 43,000 packaging professionals in our database you know this is our only specialty.  We know the difference between a senior structural engineer and a gluer operator.  And we know what the employment market is doing.  Call us today and get the people you need before we place them with your competition and they get your profits.



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71510 Structural Designer – This Chicago-area candidate has 20 years of experience in corrugated/POP/folding cartons, working with Artios, CAPE, Kongsberg table and renderings

80804 Production/Supervision – This manager has 13 years of experience in the corrugated industry, has supervised and trained operators in rotary die cutting, folder gluers, slitting, corrugators, jumbo presses and more and is looking for a company in the Santa Fe Springs, CA area

46146 Sales Representative – This OH native has 10 years of experience selling folding cartons to food packaging (frozen), deli, pet foods and consumer products markets in IN, OH, KY, PA and NC, and will to relocate to the Southeast

81115 Press Operator – Candidate has over 26 years of experience with Webron, Mark Andy, Central Impression, Nilpeters, Aquaflex, scratch offs, inks and adhesives, both water and solvent based, and is in the Trenton, NJ/Philadelphia area

81199 Electrical/Controls/Maintenance Engineer – This senior engineer with over 25 years of experience in PLC, HMI, management and all other electrical needs for a manufacturing facility is located in KY and looking for a new opportunity in the OH/KY/IN region

81210 Sales Representative – Dallas candidate has 23 years of experience selling custom labeling, packaging and POS signage in wholesale and retail markets in TX, LA, AR, OK and NM

66265 Sales Representative – This Iowa-based sales representative with a background in food brokerage has over 25 years of experience selling packaging to foodservice accounts in IA, NE, MN, IL, WI and SD

69469 Field Service Technician – Atlanta candidate has 23 years of experience in setup/repair of packaging equipment, including Lantech, Ranpak, Orion, Loveshaw, Sharp, FP, Signode and others, and would like to transition into a sales role

79222 Sales Representative – This person has 13 years of experience selling shrink film, supplies and corrugated, and is looking to relocate to the Southeast at his own expense to be closer to family

81217 Senior Sales Representative – This sales professional in film packaging with a deep array of contacts can put together a strong sales plan to bring business to your organization

75184 Flexo/Digital Press Operator – Candidate has 12 years of experience with W&H, Arpeco, Nilpeter, Didde and ABG Digicon producing labels in Philadelphia

81248 Sales Representative – Candidate has over 25 years of experience selling corrugated, folding cartons and flexible packaging in northern Texas and Oklahoma; located in the San Antonio area and relocate to NM, OK, CO or AZ

81198 Turnaround Specialist – This senior manager with over 20 years of experience as VP/GM/national director makes unprofitable divisions very profitable, and is looking for companies that need his services on either a full-time basis or on a contractual period; based in the Chicago area but willing to relocate

81223 Field Equipment Technician/Industrial Electrician – This person has 20 years of experience installing and repairing packaging equipment and is located in the Charlotte area

81239 Production/Shift/Plant Manager – Candidate with 20 years of experience in plastic extrusion, blow molding and film is looking for a new opportunity in the Chicago area

42947 Sales Representative/Business Development – This Charlotte-based sales representative with 26 years of experience is selling protective packaging and packaging supplies in Carolinas, VA, DC and eastern TN

44593 Regional Sales/Business Development – This person has spent 20 years selling automation and end of the line packaging equipment and is in southern California.

55784 Sales Executive – This salesperson is experienced with gift/retail packaging, mailers, cosmetic pouches, boxes, tissues and reusable bags in a western territory (mostly imported products) and is looking for a position business development, project management and marketing; speaks Japanese and is in southern California

81195 National/Territory Sales – This candidate in Washington state has 20 years of experience selling rigid paper boxes, folding cartons, paper bags and gift products with a background in corrugated, and is looking for a key account/national sales position


Ray Swiatecki

Senior Recruiter

800-548-3506 ext. 3275



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