Packaging Machine Operator at Blue Diamond Growers in SALIDA, California

Posted in General Business 20 days ago.

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Type: Full-Time

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Job Summary:
This position will operate various manufacturing equipment efficiently to achieve and improve production goals, targets, and opportunities. The team member will operate the equipment by following the 5 objectives; First safety, quality, service, performance and people. This position will be responsible for operating machinery, autonomous maintenance, troubleshooting equipment, and sanitation. Follows established Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs), policies and procedures, and safety procedures while performing all job duties. Adhere to all procedures and practices associated with Food Safety, Food Security and Food Quality.

Job Description:

Safely operate plant equipment. Responsible for set up, monitoring and operational adjustments to production equipment to ensure that quality and production targets are met. Continuous monitoring of all Key Process Measures (KPMs) to deliver finished goods that meet all required quality attributes while meeting schedule targets as required by the production schedule.  Function daily as a fully participating Team Member in support of driving continuous improvement and operating results.

Performs preventative maintenance as scheduled or as required.  Coordinates the maintenance and repairs with the Team Leader, Manager and/or Maintenance Manager.

Required to follow, maintain and improve standard work practices across all equipment.

Required to operate a fork lift and /or transporter and must be BD Certified and Licensed to operate either equipment.

Must understand Blue Diamond line certification, HACCP process and auditing, Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) and Safety Practices.

Required to perform general housekeeping and various sanitation functions.

Actively participates on various committees, teams, and meetings to improve overall operations effectiveness.

Performs, maintains, and utilizes lean manufacturing tools such as 5S, GEMBA walks, and standard walk

Required to perform other tasks as assigned by management.

High School/GED (Required)

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Blue Diamond Growers (BDG) is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. BDG provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, color, age, religion, protected veteran or disability status, or genetic information. BDG also complies with all provisions of the U.S. Government's Executive Order 11246 dated September 24, 1965 and the rules, regulations and relevant orders of the Secretary of Labor.