Posted: 06/29/2024 Industry: PRODUCTION Job Number: 48515 Pay Rate: $18.00

Job Description

This is much more than a typical production position. Must be a quick learner and detail oriented. This is a physical position but also a thinking position and able to complete paperwork accurately with many details.

Position Summary:
The Encapsulation Machine Operator's primary function is to operate, clean and maintain the encapsulating press. Looking for Machine Operator that is detail oriented.
Work Schedule: Monday - Thursday from 6:00 am - 4:30pm

Job Duties/responsibilities:
" Work in individual production room on your own or with an assistant during cleaning and set-up.
" Verify current production run with the prior run sample at the start of encapsulation. Report any discrepancy to the Production Lead.
" Follow guidelines and SOP's to set up and break down the machine and auxiliary components before and after operating.
" Set up consists of installation of components using hands and hand tools including torque wrenches and feeler gauges.
" Add powder and capsules to the machine as it is running.
" Monitor quality throughout the run for physical defects and correct weight. Make adjustments to achieve acceptable quality and efficiency.
" Document all activity as required by SOP's on batch tickets, room logs, and other records.
" Handle and move drums of powder, empty, or filled capsules using hand carts or your safe lifting actions.
" Maintains a clean and safe work area, remove bags and boxes.
" Ensure all products are properly marked and remain so throughout the production process.
" Communicate problems, solutions, and opportunities.
Physical Requirements:
" Ability to lift 50 lbs.
" Ability to stand all shift and keep up in fast paced environment.
" Specific vision abilities required may include near acuity, far acuity, depth perception, accommodation, color vision and field of vision.
Work environment
" Dusty environment
" May be required to wear protective gear, i.E. Dust masks, gloves, etc.
" May be subjected to noise from warehouse equipment

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