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Production Machine Operator

Company: Silgan Containers Corporation
Location: Kingsport
Posted on: January 15, 2022

Job Description:

Production Inventory Technician The Production Inventory Technician (PIT) is responsible for safely performing all duties and actions associated with the production processes of quality inspection, packaging, labeling, verification, documentation and moving of manufactured product and raw materials within the facility. This involves the various duties of final packaging, staging and storage of finished goods and raw materials. The PIT employee is responsible for setting up and operating packaging and labeling equipment, making minor repairs and adjusting machine settings to specifications. This position will respond to robot, T-Car and various inspection, packaging and labeling alarms resolving minor issues. Essential functions * Responsible for startup and shut-down of equipment; troubleshoot and perform basic preventative maintenance * Conducts quality checks per standard work instruction using IBM or tablets for documentation * Operate hand truck to move raw materials and finished goods throughout the facility * Identify and address safety related concerns * Complies with GMP, Food Safety and HACCP programs * Loads, adjusts and repairs boxes, bags and tape operation on machines * Loads and adjusts carton label printers * Maintain proper conveyance operation * Operate printers, labeling machines and foam/foil inserters as necessary * Records production and scrap output utilizing appropriate forms/database Qualifications * High school diploma or G.E.D. * 3-5 years relevant experience in a manufacturing environment. * Proficient math skills, including fractions * Basic computer skills required (Word, Excel, etc.); experience in SAP or similar applications preferred Job Requirements Shift - 12 hour shift rotation Physical * Repetitive bending from the upright position to approximately a 35 degree angle * Standing for up to 12 hours per day * Ability to push, pull, or drag empty pallets weighing approx 60 lbs. from the staging area to your work cell * Pulling a hand jack carrying loads up to 500 lbs. * Ability to transport a box of product weighing up to 27 lbs. for a short distance LIMITATIONS AND DISCLAIMER The above job description is meant to describe the general nature and level of work being performed; it is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for the position. All job requirements are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat or significant risk to the health and safety of themselves or other employees. This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform other job-related duties requested by their supervisor in compliance with Federal and State Laws. Requirements are representative of minimum levels of knowledge, skills and/or abilities. To perform this job successfully, the employee must possess the abilities or aptitudes to perform each duty proficiently. Continued employment remains on an "at-will" basis. Silgan is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, or the presence of a disability, which would not prevent the performance of essential job duties with, or without reasonable accommodation of any other protective status. Silgan is a drug-free workplace. EEO/M/W/Vet/Disability

Keywords: Silgan Containers Corporation, Kingsport , Production Machine Operator, Professions , Kingsport, Tennessee

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