NJ Employer Liquid Filling Packaging Operator - Day Shift in Somerset, New Jersey

The position is responsible for operating liquid filling equipment including trouble shooting and making minor mechanical adjustments. Must be able to keep accurate and detailed records, understand batch records and maintain cleanliness of work area. Must follow standard operating procedures for the packaging operation. First shift hours are 6am to 2:30pm.ResponsibilitiesSet up filling machines and scales to package approved batches in proper containers to proper weights as shown on the in-process packaging sheetsEnsure that all products are manufactured and packaged according to quality standards and product specifications through daily execution of batch master recordsWork within standards and operating procedure to plan, perform and make decisions regarding the set up and operations of a variety of packaging equipment, including automated machine processes and controls to perform routine assembly line production functions of filling, packing, assembling, labeling and inspectingFollow batch record instructions during packaging process, as per standard operating proceduresOperator must adhere to all safety guidelines and ensure that final product meets high quality standardsQualificationsExperience and Skill Requirements:1 year prior experience utilizing filling equipment in a liquid filling operationMust be capable of lifting between 25-70 lbsGrammatical and communication skills, both written and oral to keep others informed of progress and changes in status of workAble to work as part of team and adapt to changes in work dutiesDetail-oriented, thorough and methodical, and able to follow timelineExperience with SAP a plusPerforms other duties as assignedEducation Requirements:High school diploma or equivalency degreePhysical and Environmental Conditions:The physical requirements of the position generally include: standing, walking, sitting, using hands and fingers, reaching with hands and arms, talking and hearing. In some circumstances, bending, kneeling, crouching, stooping, and crawling may apply. In general the activity level one usually performs is light physical activity in a manufacturing and warehouse environment. This position may require lifting up to 70 pounds occasionally. Generally work is performed in a warehouse environment.VEVRAA Federal ContractorRequest Priority Protected Veteran ReferralsEOE -Veteran /Disabled/Minority/AA/F/M/SO