Packing Machine Operator- Lake Bluff, IL
For more than a century, the people of Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) have transformed crops into products that serve the vital needs of a growing world. Today, we?re one of the world?s largest agricultural processors and food ingredient providers, with more than 32,300 employees serving customers in more than 160 countries. With a global value chain that includes 428 crop procurement locations, 280 ingredient manufacturing facilities, 39 innovation centers and the world?s premier crop transportation network, we connect the harvest to the home, making products for food, animal feed, industrial and energy uses. Learn more at www.adm.com .Packing Machine Operator- Lake Bluff, ILThis is a full-time, hourly-level position.This position will require a self directed, team oriented individual who takes pride and ownership in his/her work, and is willing to accept total responsibility for the performance of the packaging operation on his/her shift.
Must have good mechanical skills / aptitude to operate packaging equipment, make adjustment, maintain proper machine rates and product packaging quality.
Job duties include; Monitor product flow to packaging machines, Safety clear product jams on equipment, add cartons / cases, Change packaging film, Perform machine and product , add glue and tape, monitor, operate and changeover code daters, printers and labelers, Monitor and adjust scales to ensure proper weights,Troubleshooting and problem solving. Complete required documentation or enter information into a computer database for assigned work area, including; documentation of Pre-operational, changeover inspection, material usage inventories, finish product inventories, product weight checks, lotcode
/ best buy data, run times, production
/ quality documentation, metal detector checks, non-conformance issues, etc.Must have good communication skills to effectively communicate with co-workers and management regarding production issues, packaging equipment issues, food safety and safety issues. Housekeeping, Product Changeover and Sanitation duties.
Clean and sanitize processing equipment and processing areas. Follow all company policies, cGMP, Food Safety, OHSA Safety regulations and SOP / SSOPs.Conduct Pre-operational, changeover inspections of equipment and areas.Inspect equipment after cleaning to ensure that food residue has been removed. Place products/equipment on carts or conveyors to transfer them to the next stage of processing. Grade finished product according to product specifications or according to type, color, bouquet, and moisture content. Break Relieve for other packaging machine operator(s).Conduct sanitation task on the food processing equipment and areas as assigned. Use Cleaning Chemicals and follow SSOPs.Other duties as assigned.Work overtime as required.Skill Requirements: Minimum High School Diploma, GED or High