Operators in this position utilize equipment, procedures, and Line Packaging Records (LPR’s) to package batches of product on one or more packaging lines. The Packaging Operator can operate equipment, recognize and remedy quality problems, and perform changeovers and cleanups as required. Perform packaging line operation, including operating/monitoring equipment, inspection, hand cartoning or packing, labeling, palletizing, cleanup, hopper filling, and other duties as required. Assist in Line Clearances between batches, follow cleanup sheet directions, follow verbal orders or requests from group leader/supervisor, and perform other duties as required. Good manual dexterity and fine motor skills needed to carry out the physical aspects of the job. Job requires lifting of materials weighing up to 35 pounds for periods of time.
One to two years production or equivalent experience preferred. Basic math skills including addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, and percentages, and reading comprehension to understand documentation e.g. LPR’s, SOP’s. Good manual dexterity, motor skills, and mechanical aptitude. Capable of lifting materials weighing up to 35 pounds throughout the shift as needed to complete assignments. Must be able to work well with limited supervision in a team environment, and have good organizational, documentation and housekeeping skills. Computer skills preferred. Must have knowledge and understanding of cGMPs and safety standards. Good interpersonal skills, attention to detail, attention to task, and handling a wide variety of work assignments. Good judgment and awareness to inspect and ensure high quality product. Ablility and willingness to work overtime.
High School Diploma or Equivalent