Rich Products Corporation Operator - Machine Job in New Britain, Connecticut

PURPOSE STATEMENT

The Machine Operator controls machinery to mold ice cream cakes in a safe, sanitary, cost-effective, and efficient manner that meets company food safety and quality standards. Also maximizing product quality / attractiveness through strong leadership and achieve individual outputs to support your team in meeting their production goals. In addition to assisting the Casting Lead in the supervision of molding cakes on the assigned line.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES/OUTCOMES

  • The Machine Operator is responsible for setting up and changing equipment based upon product need, and running equipment to produce a quality product while adhering to all food safety and food quality guidelines.

  • Prepare casting materials and set up workstations.

  • Ensure equipment is running to efficiency standards while producing a high quality ice cream product in a safe, sanitary, cost-effective, and efficient manner that meets company food safety and quality standards.

  • Perform tasks as needed to ensure smooth functioning process flow.

  • Confirm department follows safety practices as well as identify and correct potential hazards.

  • Assist Lead as needed.

  • Complies with GMP and safety and food safety standards at all times.

  • Other duties as assigned by management.

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/EXPERIENCE

  • Observes all safety rules and regulations including use of personal protective equipment.

  • Follows all established Good Manufacturing Practices, including maintaining an orderly and clean work area.

  • Must be able to set up, change over, adjust, repair and operate all machinery/ equipment, on all shifts.

  • Ensures all equipment is in operating condition and ready for on time startup.

  • Must have the knowledge and experience to make necessary adjustments to keep products flowing consistently.

  • Performs process control and quality checks.

  • Operates date coders and verifies code dates on cases.

  • Observes all OSHA and facility safety rules and regulations including use of personal protective equipment.

  • Maintains work area in a safe and orderly fashion according to General Manufacturing Practices and Safety Guidelines.

  • Cleans all equipment using current sanitation practices.

  • Assists Quality Assurance in obtaining samples of products and other miscellaneous duties.

  • Responsible for basic troubleshooting of all processing equipment.

  • Responsible for accurate, timely, and legible completion of daily production reports/ documents.

  • Trains new associates.

  • Performs any other miscellaneous duties as assigned.

  • Must be dependable with excellent attendance history.

  • Must be able to speak, read, and write English well.

  • Must have high school diploma (or GED) with acceptable math skills

  • Computer skills are not required, but would be a plus.

  • 1+ years Machine Operator experience required.

Date: Fri, 20 01 2017 00:00:00 GMT

Location: New Britain,CT

Company: Rich Products Corporation

Job ID: 8826

Rich Products Corporation provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Rich Products Corporation complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.