Perform diversified manual and mechanical duties to set up and operate bag/pouch making machinery. Duties include: machine set up, loading product, machine operation, quality checks, routine machine maintenance, and other similar duties pertaining to machine operation.
Duties require verbal communications skills, visual acuity to machine operation and product details as well as written material, manual coordination and dexterity in the use of ordinary hand tools, and the physical ability to lift various weights, climbing and reaching around machinery.
Follow all established safety rules and regulations and utilize required safety equipment. Maintain a clean and safe work area. Report defective equipment or unsafe conditions to the appropriate personnel. Maintain work area in a clean and orderly condition.
• Ability to understand and follow verbal and written directions
• Ability to work as part of a team
• Verbal communications skills
• Visual acuity to color consistency
• Manual coordination and dexterity
• Ability to use basic hand tools
EDUCATIONAL AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
High School Degree or Equivalent. Basic understanding of set up and operation of a bag/pouch machine.
• Intermittently on feet for approx. 8 hours daily on concrete floors
• Periodic lifting cartons onto a pallet up to approx. 20 lbs. to various heights up to
approx. 5.5 ft. high
• Periodic lifting of pallets/shafts weighing up to approx. 50 lbs.
• Occasional lifting a hydraulic lift plate approx. 115 lbs up to 3 ft. with assistance
• Swinging & banging in the roll shafts with a dead blow hammer (a large rubber
mallet) up to two times per shift
• Walking, squatting, crouching, turning, twisting, stretching, climbing steps,
grabbing, pulling, pushing & bending
• Visual and hearing acuity within normal limits
• Ishiahara machine eye exam for perfect color
Typical environment of manufacturing and production facilities. Exposure includes but is not limited to continuous noise, scent of materials, bright work stations, machinery with moving parts.