Packaging Machine Operator


San Juan Bautista, CA

What you'll be doing

Performs pre-shift equipment checks to ensure proper functioning. Sets up and adjusts machines to run a variety of tube sizes and types according to production schedule. Stops, locks out/tags out or reset machines when malfunctions occur, clear machine jams, and reports malfunctions to supervisor or manager. Notifies packaging technicians in a timely fashion if/when unable to rectify problem independently and follows the communication protocol. Performs quality checks ensuring finished units are marked with the correct date code, box code, UPC number/product code, target weight, ingredient mix, and label; stops line and notifies quality assurance and production management in the event of a non-conformance. Communicates with other production staff members to ensure efficient production, appropriate output levels and to minimize set-up times. Monitors production line for malfunctions and adjusts machinery in accordance with policy and safety procedures to correct problems. Provides direction to line staff on task execution based on production flow. Performs other duties as assigned.

What your background should be

Minimum 1 year of related experience in VFFS packaging environment as packaging machine operator company level b or equivalent work experience. Must complete PMO proficiency test with a score of 90% or better. Basic arithmetic skills including the ability to count, add, subtract, multiply and perform basic division. Strong knowledge of food packaging equipment including scales, baggers, bag sealers, case coders and the manufacturing process. Trained in electrical safety, lock out tag out safety, proper lifting, proper usage of a ladder, hazmat and HAZCOM.

Required Schooling / Training

Not specified

Who is the client company

This company provides organic foods in food market.
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