Knouse Foods Machine Operator #1 in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania
Tends and operates cannery machines including, but not limited to, aseptic product packagers, automatic can casers, automatic palletizers, Baader-Cooker combination, empty can depalletizer, filler cappers, filler closing machines, glass packers (attendant), juice presses, label machines (attendant), manual can casers, mechanical depalletizers, mechanical palletizers, Number 10 brite stackers, six pack machines, syruper/closing machines, Pease peelers, and vacuum tanks. Operates one or more machines at a time. Observes operation to detect any malfunctions and reports malfunctions to supervisor and/or mechanic. Feeds product or raw materials and supplies into machine. Monitors product condition, for Food Safety and Quality as required. Removes improperly processed or damaged product from production line. Verifies accuracy and enters product codes, as required. Changes time codes on an hourly basis. Records information, such as weight, and number of products produced, as required. Keeps work area clean and orderly. Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence and complete paperwork. . Ability to effectively present information one-on-one and communicate issues and problems. Limited English required.