Machine Operator

Job Description

Company: Guest Supply
Location: US-NJ-Rahway
Zip Code: 07065
Minimum Level of Education: High School or Equivalent
Minimum Years of Experience: 0-1
Position Type:
Travel Percentage: 0

 

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Overview

Who We Are:

Guest Supply is a leading global manufacturer and distributor to the Travel and Leisure industry, providing products to over 25,000 hotels in 109 countries. We manufacture personal care amenities and a full range of textiles, and, we distribute nearly everything else you find in the hotel public guest areas in the hotel room. Recently achieving a billion dollars in annual revenue, Guest Supply has grown its business by over 200% in the last 7 years. Guest Supply is also a wholly owned subsidiary of Sysco. Sysco is a 54 billion dollar, industry leading, global food and beverage distribution company, employing thousands of employees worldwide and home to the 13th largest sales organization in the world.

POSITION PURPOSE:

This position is responsible for operating and trouble-shooting production filler lines at a standard level or above while monitor label placements, weight measurements, and torque pressure periodically. The position also must be able to make adjustments to label placement, capper grippers, and tape machine alignment. This position must manually record daily production and any possible down time, assist coworkers at material handling and palletizing of finished good product.

Primary Responsibility:

Proficiently perform primary responsibilities 1, 3 and 4 of the Machine Operator Level 1 position.

Produce a high volume finished good product on a consistent level for a period of 8 to 9 hours, monitor label placement, torque pressure measurements, and fill heights / weights.

Actively learn and receive training on effectively operating lines 1 and 5 and the removal, repairing of capper chucks and the proper way to train new operators.

Troubleshoot the line when errors occur and be able to articulate the issue clearly if it requires maintenance level adjustments or troubleshooting exceeds 10 minutes.

Replacing and aligning tape in the tape machine. Adjusting label placement, filler weight, and capper torque.

Maintain a standard level practice of GMP and housekeeping at all times.

Education

Degrees/Certificates Minimum Required: · High School diploma or general education degree (GED) · Mechanical education is a plus

Experience

Years and type of experience Minimum Required: · 2 or more years of verifiable experience operating liquid filler lines · Completion of the Machine Operator Level 1 position

QUALIFICATIONS and Proficiency Minimum Required: · Sufficient knowledge on the operation of at least 75% of the lines on the plant · Ability to effectively troubleshoot lines and clearly articulate issues to maintenance and/or quality · Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measurement · Ability to make the mechanical adjustments listed above · Knowledge of FDA and OSHA regulations a plus

DECISION-MAKING AUTHORITY 

Most important decisions made fully independently:

Performs adjustments or requests mechanical assistance as needed on the filler line to be able to reach maximum efficiency.

Most important decisions made with review and approval of other individuals or supervisors (include the reviews/approvals required):

If line speed needs to be decreased or if rework of finished good product is necessary.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS & WORKING CONDITIONS

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this job.

· While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk and use hands, arms and fingers to reach, lift, pull, push and operate work equipment, controls, and hand or power tools. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance.

· The employee is regularly required to lift or move up to 50 pounds. May occasionally move objects that weigh more than 50 pounds with the assistance from another/other employee(s).

· The position also requires corrected vision and the ability to talk and hear to normal range.

· Required to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) such as safety glasses, gloves and steel toe work shoes.

· Manufacturing environment with moderate noise level. This position is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, elevated ambient temperature, moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, heights and outside weather conditions.

This position may require overtime and weekend work depending on business needs.

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.

 

Guest Supply is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

 

This opportunity is available through Sysco Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates.

Employment Type: Full Time