Operating, maintaining, and repairing high speed machinery in a plant environment. Steel-toed safety shoes required. May be standing for up to 100% of 12-hour shifts and will need to be able to lift 20-30 lbs. Approximate duration: 6+ months
Operate Unit Load formers, palletizers, and shrink wrapper equipment controlled by on-line computer terminals. GMP environment and FDA regulated.
Start and stop, monitor quality, clear jams, reset home, restart production, perform changeovers, and equipment set up.
Troubleshoot mechanical problems and replace machine parts if needed (limit switches, belts/chains, pulleys, cams, air and grease lines, couplings, and glue nozzles).
Perform repairs as necessary, as well as regular cleaning and maintenance procedures required on shiftly, daily, weekly, and monthly bases.
Maintain accurate records and data for all operations.
Will require frequent operation of sit-down forklift. Must have previous forklift certification.
Adhere to lockout/tag-out policy and wear all required PPE.
Computer, math, mechanical, interpersonal and technical knowledge is needed.
Strong computer / data-entry skills
Strong attention to detail
Sit-down forklift experience
Experienced with RCTIS or similar scanning system
Ability to problem-solve and lead/take charge of situations
Ability to work as part of a team
LO/TO – must be familiar and have experience at the plant level
Must be able to operate and work around industrial equipment
Must be able to walk up and down stairways to platforms
Must walk in pedestrian walk-ways (due to forklift traffic)
Must be able to recognize potential safety dangers around plant equipment and walk-ways
Must be able to lift and move up to a 50-pound load
Must be able to stand for long periods of time (majority of work will be conducted from a standing position)
Must be capable of walking the distance from parking lot to designated job area (may be 1 mile+), in addition to walking throughout a large manufacturing plant during course of day for required meetings and other required duties.