Packaging Machine Operator

at Shearer's Foods
Location Massillon, OH
Date Posted May 4, 2022
Category Default
Job Type Full-time

Description

You already LOVE us and the SNACKS WE MAKE

Chips, Cookies, Crackers, Wafers, Cheese Curls, Popcorn, Tortilla Chips... yeah, we make them ALL! Shearer's is the company behind all your favorite snack brands.

We have over 5,000 associates in 12 state-of-the-art manufacturing and warehouse sites in North America that produce over 800 million pounds of snacks per year. Did you know that we buy 20% of all the potatoes grown in the US? WOW!

And we know what you’re thinking…how can I get my hands on some free goodies? Our team members can take home oodles of free snacks – everyday!

 

Packaging Machine Operator

Blue Nights 7p-7a $17.25 (1.00 shift premium)

 

Summary: Dedication, Dependability, and a Willingness to learn are a must. The PMO will be responsible for running, changing over, efficiency and quality of 3-5 packaging machines. They will have responsibility of communicating changes and plans to Team Member’s in immediate area and supervision. There will be a required set of tasks to be performed on a computer at specific times throughout the shift. As a PMO, job duties include, but are not limited to the set up and operation of packaging equipment, following precise recipes and work procedures, monitoring and adjusting variables and performing product quality tests and data collection. Extruded Processor must also be able to react to direction from quality assurance and management personnel. PMO’s will be exposed to allergens, chemicals, extreme equipment and temperatures. They will be expected to multi-task and prioritize throughout the day. Job duties also include use of hand tools.

 

Requirements & Qualifications:

Education – High School Diploma or GED equivalent

 

Attendance – This is a skilled position that requires the team member be reliable on a constant basis. 

 

Experience – Eligible candidates with back-up PMO experience preferred.

 

Safety Mindset – Create a safe and healthy workplace.

 

Language Skills – Must be able to read, understand and effectively communicate to team members in immediate area. The PMO is also responsible for communicating issues to supervision and maintenance when they arise.

 

Mathematical Skills – Must be able to do simple math, conversions (mm–in., g-oz.), and use formulas to compute running rates.

 

Leadership – The PMO will set the example for the line, as such they will need to follow all policies/procedures set forth by Shearers Foods LLC. The PMO must have the ability to work well with others. Must demonstrate Shearer's Core Values of Respect, Teamwork, and Giving Back.

 

Reasoning Ability – Ability to apply common sense understanding and carry out written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems in common operating situations.

 

Troubleshooting Skills – Must have ability to work through problems to find root causes and address issues.

 

Computer Skills - Must have basic computer skills required to run production. Verifications on computer will be done routinely throughout the day.

 

Time Management – Will have to effectively manage his/her own time. Quality verifications will be performed at specific intervals throughout the day. The PMO is responsible for completing changeovers in allotted time as well as planning his/her breaks around lulls in activity.

 

Flexibility – The PMO may need to be flexible for the training period, and be available for pre-shift meetings when applicable. Must be able to work weekends and overtime when needed.

 

Physical Demands – The PMO must be able to move, twist, or lift up to 60lbs and team lift 75 lbs. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision and ability to adjust focus. Team Member must be able to be on his/her feet for twelve (12+) hours, to keep up with a fast, repetitious pace and to do repetitious lifting.

 

We Offer a Feast of Benefits

Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Flexible Spending Account, Retirement Savings Plan with Match, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, Group Critical Accident Insurance, Group Critical Illness Insurance, Employee Assistance Plan and numerous opportunities to volunteer in the communities in which we operate.

 

You will be considered for employment in our inclusive workplace

Because at Shearer’s, we are committed to providing equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

This is your invitation to apply now!

 

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