Production Operator

LocationBrookfield, Connecticut
DepartmentProduction
Reports ToProduction Manager
Position Overview

The Production Operator position is responsible for operating the bottling lines.

Duties & Responsibilities
  • Assist in maintaining good housekeeping
  • Ability to train and work in all areas of production
  • Perform relief duties in all areas of production
  • Maintain quality requirements in accordance with company standards
  • Operate forklift
  • Collect empty containers for fill
  • Label and seal packages
  • Torque bottles and pails
  • Palletize packages
  • Check caps and labels when boxing bottles on Bottling Line 1
  • Label boxes and stack on pallets in serial number order
  • Label finished pallets with pallet ID tags
  • Monthly, weekly, and daily cleaning of Class 10000 Clean Room
  • Bag and tag
  • Assist the continuous running of equipment
  • Use the safety and protective equipment as required
  • Communicate issues related to paperwork, materials, products and equipment to management
  • Understand company expectations and perform according
  • Cross train in other Work Centers as needed
  • Participate in any Lean or process improvement initiatives
  • Assist the Supervisor in improving productivity and efficiency of the operation
  • Observe the process and initiate/own activities to improve the process
  • Follows hazardous waste procedures, places waste in labelled satellite accumulation containers, keeps containers closed unless adding to them, notifies supervision when containers are full or if there are any issues including but not limited to a spill or release.
Skills & Qualifications
  • Willingness to learn
  • Ability to work independently as well as with other departments
  • Proven ability to multi-task and pay attention to detail
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively.
Qualities
  • Effectively communicates in a team-based environment
  • Can multitask and handles multiple tasks of varying complexity
  • Possesses Company values of honesty, integrity and commitment coupled with the ability to accept change.