Assists with startup, changeovers, and line shut down of automated and manual equipment throughout the production facility.
Performs Housekeeping activities as per master sanitation schedule, and conducts/participates in area housekeeping assessments as required to meet all GMP s, FDA, regulatory and Corporate requirements.
Assists with finished goods preparation and inspection; including top cap placement, inspection check list, legible date codes, quality of bag seals, and packaging inventory/put away.
Removes and disposes of Production line waste according to Standard Operating Procedures.
Cleans and sanitizes equipment throughout the production areas during operation.
Supports packaging lines with staging of resources needed based on the production schedule including hand stacking of all bag sizes.
Performs basic quality checks
Manages Dump back/Regrind/Reblend product movement
Attends the Shift Transition Meeting to understand current shift production schedule.
Monitors and supports line operation during lunches, breaks or as needed.
Understands and complies with Hill s policies, safety standards, Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) and Food Safety. Identifies and reports Food Safety issues to management.
Basic qualifications include :
High School Diploma or equivalent
One year of manufacturing, military or relevant experience
Problem assessment, problem solving and basic math skills
Basic computer skills in MS Word and Excel
Basic understanding of mathematical calculations, weights and measurements
Preferred qualifications include:
Technical College/Vocational school certificate or an Associate s Degree in related areas of manufacturing
Complete understanding and adherence to all Quality, GMP s, AIB and Micro [C&S Guidelines], EOHS, and safety standards and guidelines.
The ability to contribute additional work hours when needed to meet business demands. Must be able to work any shift schedule, including nights and on occasion weekends.
Ability to effectively communicate with other technicians, maintenance technicians, quality technicians, and member of management
Responsible for role modeling the CP Values and the Principles of Managing with Respect.
Ability to clearly and effectively express ideas.
Teamwork and strong interpersonal skills.
Self-directed with strong results-oriented attitude.
Planning and organizational skills.
Able to work in a standard manufacturing environment: Ability to bend, climb, crawl, and work in confined spaces, and work in hazardous condition spaces for up to twelve hours per day. Ability to push totes containing product up to 750 Ib.s Ability to work in extreme weather conditions with temperature ranges from cold to hot and humid Ability to use hazardous materials Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. repeatedly Use a stand-up or sit-down forklift, intermittently for up to twelve hours per day Walk unlimited distances each day. Frequently walk up and down multiple levels of steps, multiple times a day, up to 8.5 levels - carrying tool bag, materials, or other supplies that weigh 25 lbs on average Occasionally climb ladders or ledges, with tie-off equipment when required Frequently bend at waist 90 degrees and flex at knees 120 degrees Wear required personal protective equipment, including hearing, eye, foot and dust protection. Perceive visual and audible alarms and radio while wearing hearing protection Receive and transmit information in person and by radio communications
Hill s offers:
Highly competitive pay
Great employee, domestic partner, and family benefits that start the first day of employment
Retirement Savings & Investment Plan with company contributions and matching
Annual education/tuition reimbursement up to $10,000
14 paid holidays and annual vacation
World-class training and development opportunities
Highly professional, ethical, and caring environment
Employees at our Richmond facility also enjoy:
Branded Company uniforms
Weekly laundry service
Quarterly bonus plan
Personal Protective Equipment, including safety shoes & safety glasses
* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.