Packaging A Idaho FG a
The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses.
These endeavors have been around for centuries and will continue to be a vital part of the global economy.
We currently have ONE (1) position available at the Idaho Plant – Caldwell, ID.
SUMMARYThis position exists to ensure product quality and production levels are achieved and sustained within the Packaging Area. This includes providing electronic and mechanical maintenance, operation, sanitation, troubleshooting and repair of all equipment in the Distribution/Grading Area from the exit of the freezer tunnels to scale weighing on all assigned lines and the Shrink Wrappers. This position may also assist with the operation, electronic and mechanical maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of other equipment throughout the facility. RESPONSIBILITIES * Maintains necessary level of communication with team members and other support groups and does so in a participative management style, conducive with operational goals.* Ensures self-compliance with Company policies and plant procedures, and the Collective Bargaining Agreement.* Maintains Company standards for safety, quality, food safety, sanitation and GMPs: – Works within safety rules and regulations in actively avoiding injury to self and others. – Ensures proper food safety sanitation and cleaning procedures of all processing equipment and tools.* May assist with training other plant personnel.* Provides troubleshooting, repair and support on the equipment, instrumentation systems and supporting equipment including most mechanical, some electrical and some electronic aspects.* Inspects components of the equipment and performs the preventative maintenance procedures.* Operates and monitors equipment in the Distribution/Grading Area to include, but not limited to, foreign material/defect detection, mechanical sizing equipment and product transfer equipment, within Packaging A Zones 4 and 5.* Monitors line flow conditions and communicates issues and/or changes to the appropriate personnel.* Must become qualified in within twelve (12) months of employment in this position.* Observes and listens to operating machines or equipment in order to diagnose machine malfunctions and to determine need for adjustments or repairs. This includes operating equipment to verify operational efficiency.* Must be able to drive a forklift and assist with tote management as needed.* Documents, monitors, maintains, and assists with reporting of shift events, logging Preventive Maintenance data and assists with work planning utilizing information systems and productivity software.* Enters work orders into JDE, performs work on work orders and requisitions parts in JDE. Follows-up on work orders and closes work orders out.* Utilizes computer and computer programs to communicate, document, and track shift information and ensures that all documents and reports are completed accurately in a timely and efficient manner.* Manages totes and tote movement for proper tagging and staging, including tote movement with forklift, within Packaging A Zones 1, 2, and 3.* Operates and monitors equipment in the stretch wrapper area to include proper tote tagging, wrapping, and all stretch wrapper operations, within Packaging A Zone 6.* Monitors flow at the stretch wrapper and communicates issues and/or changes to the appropriate personnel.* Ensures that additional accountabilities required by management are handled in a manner necessary to meet operational standards.* Performs required quality checks and sampling and ensures that they are conducted in compliance with established procedures and specifications. Makes changes as required.* Identifies when screen size changes are needed and makes necessary adjustments.* Manages off grade and overflow product within the day freezer and controls the blending of bulk product.* Ensures proper food safety sanitation and cleaning procedures of the equipment and systems. REQUIREMENTSHigh school diploma or general education degree (GED)Two years of relevant experience in industry manufacturing or technical military assignment preferred. A combination of education and experience will be considered. Six months of full-time Forklift operating experience required. Must be able to work around and consume products containing soy, wheat, and dairy. Packaging A is broken up by: Lines 10, 40 and then Lines 20, 30, 50. Disclaimer – These statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification.
They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.Combination of education, training and/or experience will be considered for this position.Hourly Pay:
21.77 HOW TO APPLYExternal Candidates:Visit www.simplot.com/careersSelect Job SearchSelect Current OpportunitiesSelect All Open PositionsApply to Job ID#6354Please prepare a cover letter outlining your interest and qualifications and submit with your resume via our online application process described above.
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