Under general supervision, performs all duties associated with the operation of the packaging machines and accessory equipment.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
This list of duties and responsibilities is not all inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties and responsibilities as management may deem from time to time.
*Food safety or quality responsibilities within job. All staff are responsible for reporting food safety and quality issues to those that can initiate action.
The independent setup of all packaging equipment as assigned by the supervisor.
To make independent adjustments and corrections to the piece of equipment to which the operator is assigned, insuring efficient operation of that particular piece of equipment.
Directs the production workers assigned to that particular piece of equipment being utilized, to insure efficient operation in completing the assigned tasks.
Inspects all production to insure compliance with specifications for that particular package.
Completes all paperwork which is required, including start-up checklists, weight log sheets and warehouse transfers.
Performs changeovers on the variety of packaging equipment as directed by the supervisor.
The use and understanding of written production schedules and instruction manuals in English may be required.
Perform maintenance duties on the piece of equipment to which they are assigned.
May be assigned to calculate, compile and report production volumes as directed by the Packaging Supervisor.
Applies customer supplied labels to boxes, bags and tins as needed.
Perform all duties assigned within the packaging section including the packaging of cases or caddies, palletizing cases, gathering, mixing and feeding of product to the packaging equipment, marking cases or cartons, inspection of product and assembly cartons or cases.
Performs the safe operation of a manual or powered pallet jack, also may be required to operate power lift equipment including specialized narrow-aisle equipment.
Frequently checks scales to ensure accurate weight counts are being observed.
Performs other duties as assigned.
*Responsible for the quality of their work and implementation of the food safety/quality procedures applicable to the processes that they perform.
*Complete daily end of shift cleaning.
Report daily production accurately using the scanning system.
*Report all safety incidents.
*Responsible to report any food safety/quality problems to personnel with authority to initiate action – SQF Practitioner or direct supervisor.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Must be able to read and communicate effectively in English.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.
Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers and to multiply and divide.
Ability to perform these operations using units of American money and weight measurement, volume, and distance.
Must be able to follow LMI Packaging Solutions quality standards and company policies and procedures.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.
Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.
The physical demands described below are representative of those that must be met by the employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Packaging And Labeling