ISCO 08 Code 9321      Hand packers

Lead Statement
Hand packers weigh, pack and label materials and products by hand.

Task statement
Tasks include:
(a)   weighing, wrapping, sealing and packing material and various products by hand;
(b)   filling bottles, cans, boxes, bags and other containers with products by hand;
(c)   labelling products, packages and various containers by hand.

Included occupations
Examples of the occupations classified here:

  • Labeller, hand
  • Packer, hand
  • Wrapper, hand

Excluded occupations
Some related occupations classified elsewhere:

  • Machine-operator, labelling – 8183
  • Machine-operator, packing – 8183
  • Machine-operator, wrapping – 8183

(NCvB; Mei 2010)