Assists in operation of packaging equipment, inspects product, fills feed trays, assembles boxes, packs product into cases, and performs other duties as needed to ensure continuous operation of a product filling/packaging line. This position may be rotated on all lines within the production/packaging area.
Set the case sealer at the correct height and width each day and adjust as size changes are warranted by the production schedule.
Set up conveyor from case taper/packer
Pack product container as to prevent cup/lid separation
Palletize case neatly and correctly with proper amount of layers and cases per layer.
Provides support for the machine operator in maintaining continuous production.
Reporting any quality problems to the line operator, supervisor, or the quality assurance supervisor.
Ensures compliance to quality, 5S, food safety, HACCP & OSHA programs; assures conformity to all company, customer and government standards by all in work area.
Works in a manufacturing environment where the employee is regularly required to speak, read, sit, stand, walk, lift and bend while moving about the facility. Must be able to move 50 pounds a distance of 25 feet or more. Must be able to stand for an 8-10 hour shift (sometimes longer) with regular breaks while performing repetitive work. May be required to work overtime and/or weekends as needed. The employee is regularly exposed to heat, fumes, odors, dust, oil, slippery floors, and moving parts/equipment. The noise level in the plant is loud. Earplugs, safety glasses, hairnets, beardnets (of facial hair exists) and steel-toed / slip-resistant shoes are required in the plant in accordance with company GMP and safety standards.