Food Manufacturing Machine Operator position in Bellingham


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Up to USD14.75/hr

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Bellingham, WA - (USA) 216 West Champion Street WA Bellingham , WA 98225

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Food Production Night Shift Machine Operator Position in Bellingham

Pay: $15.00/ hour (pay raises up to $18.19 based on 3 month review)

Hours: 6:30pm- 5:00am

Job Description:

In this position you will be operating a volumetric filling machine and a rotary packaging machine. You will also be operating Carruthers, Old Rivers Packaging Machine, Checkweigher, and conveyor systems.

Job Duties:

Change and maintain tooling.

Adjust post settings.

Remove and put together transfer belts. Repair defective belting.

Navigate Operator menu screen.

Understand belt speeds and product reserve lines.

Understand proper product flow.

Understand proper way to add on product.

Able to keep weights within the limits. (4 to 10 grams)

Able to troubleshoot operator level equipment problems.

Disassemble, clean and assemble all parts.

Adjust and set up bagging machine.

Replace various parts as needed.

Set up and operate checkweigher.

Monitor zones for product give away.

Monitors rejects and adjusts accordingly.

Requirements: To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

Oral Communication: Listens and gets clarification; Responds to questions.

Written Communication: Writes clearly and is able to read and interpret written information.

Diversity: Shows respect and sensitivity for cultural differences.

Ethics: Treats people with respect.

Organizational Support: Follows policies and procedures.

Planning/Organizing: Uses time efficiently.

Professionalism: Accepts responsibility for own actions; Follows through on commitments.

Quality: Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness with attention to details.

Quantity: Completes work in timely manner.

Safety and Security: Observes safety and security procedures; Reports potentially unsafe conditions; Uses equipment and materials properly.

Adaptability: Adapts to changes in the work environment; Able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events.

Attendance/Punctuality: Is consistently at work and on time when scheduled.

Dependability: Follows instructions, responds to Area Supervisors and or Carruthers Trainers direction; Completes tasks on time or notifies appropriate person with an alternate plan.

Initiative: Asks for and offers help when needed.

Work Ethic: Self-reliant, follows instructions and training, pays strict attention to detail, takes pride in their machine center (keep area clean at all time, report machine issues immediately, treat equipment and facilities as you had to purchase them).

Comply with Food safety procedures including Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point (HACCP)

Sanitary Standard Operating Procedures (SSOP) and Good Manufacturer Procedures (GMP)

Language Skills: Ability to read, write, understand and communicate in English. (English is required for safety purposes and as all procedural documents and technical manuals are written in English.)

Mathematical Skills: Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide. Work with and understand metric weights and measures.

Dress Code: Wears rubber boots or shoe covers, lab coat, gloves, hairnet and hearing protection.

Benefits: Holiday, Medical/ Dental/ Vision, Short term Disability, Vacation, Sick Leave, Jury Duty, Funeral Leave, 401k plan/ matching, an on-site Clinic and more.

If you are interested in this position or learning more please call Kalyn at 360-671-1977 to set up an interview.

Manpower - Bellingham/Mountain West