To work as a production helper, you typically need to:
- complete short-term, on-the-job training.
Education after high school
No formal education is required for this occupation. However, many employers prefer that you have a high school diploma or its equivalent.
Production helpers get training on the job from an experienced worker. During training, you learn to:
- use equipment necessary for the job;
- load and unload materials; and
- clean and prepare work sites.
Training may last from a few hours to one month.