Administrative Assistant - Union Gap, WA

Employer: Paragon Films

Job Description:
POSITION SUMMARY: The Administrative Assistant fills a support role for various departments within the plant facility. This role will primarily be responsible for helping ensure the day-to-day operations of the office environment run efficiently and effectively while providing administrative support to multiple departments within Paragon as needed. This position will be performed under established guidelines and company procedures.


General administrative support duties such as checking the mailbox daily, organizes/assembles incoming and outgoing departmental mail, completing other clerical tasks as assigned in an accurate and timely manner
Performs receptionist duties which include operating the main switchboard to screen and process incoming telephone calls promptly and politely, directing calls to appropriate parties and taking messages when needed
Greets plant guests, including applicants, ensuring they are welcomed and checked in and appropriate parties are notified
Provides administrative support to the Shipping department including monthly inventory assistance
Assists Plant HR/EHS Manager with human resource related projects or tasks, maintaining appropriate level of confidentiality when required
Assists with planning employee events, including helping generate ideas, ordering supplies, decorating, etc.
Acts as a general resource for support to all departments by assisting with and completing tasks and projects as requested
Responsible for the general organization and operations of the front office, organizing and ordering office supplies, working with vendors to ensure costs are controlled, coordinating repairs and deliveries for Vending, office equipment and others as needed
Other duties and assignments as assigned by management



Intermediate MS Office skills including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Teams
Demonstrated Customer Service skills
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and in writing
Strong negotiation and problem resolution skills
Well organized, ability to prioritize and self-motivated
High level attention to detail and problem-solving ability
The ability to adapt to fast paced; rapid changes, ability to multitask and handle unexpected delays or events while maintaining constant attention to detail
Practice and promote teamwork and servant leadership style within the organization
High level of dependability regarding attendance and punctuality

High School diploma or equivalent

Experience within the plastics industry
Manufacturing industry experience
Inventory related experience


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, use hands to finger, handle or feel, reach with hands and arms, and talk, see or hear. The employee is frequently required to stoop, stand, and walk. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 5 pounds and infrequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds.


The worker is not substantially exposed to adverse environmental conditions. (Typical office/administrative work environment.)


Work may involve overtime. Requires adherence to deadlines and project completion deadlines

Schedule Typically - Monday - Friday 7:00am - 4:00pm, with overtime as needed.


Competitive Hourly Pay & Benefit package including:

Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Accidental Death and Dismemberment, Flexible Spending Accounts, Short and Long Term Disability
Company Paid Life Insurance and Accidental Death & Dismemberment
Accident, Illness & Hospital Indemnity Insurance
Unique Bonus Program
Paid Vacation and Holidays
Paid Sick Leave
401(k) Plan includes a company match at 100% of the first 3% of contribution & 50% on your 4th and 5th contribution percentages

Paragon Films is a Drug Free Workplace (Includes no Marijuana), Pre-Employment Drug Testing is required.

How To Apply:

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Contact Person:
Location: Union Gap, WA
Application Method:
Base Pay: DOQ

Posted on January 21, 2021

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