LONZA INC Production Operator - R3872 in Williamsport, Pennsylvania

Production Operator - R3872 DESCRIPTION/RESPONSIBILITIES: Job Description Summary * Handle startup and shut down duties pertaining to packaging equipment at the beginning and end of each shift * Make-certain that each packaging machine is in good repair and works in accordance to regulations set by the company * Responsible for packaging integrity and quality checks on each packaging order * Monitor correct product weights and ensure that they are maintained throughout the shift * Handle / discard waste that packaging machineries edict in a safe manner * Educate workers on exercising caution to avoid accidents and prevent injuries * Maintain a clean and orderly work area by ensuring that floors are clean and organized Maintain manufacturing batch records Load and unload items into packaging machines and remove rejected packages to be isolated as surplus * Reset machines following malfunctions or need for repeated cycles * Secure packaged items by gluing, tying, stapling or Stretch Wrapping * Sort, label, and inspect packaged products * Stack packaged items in storage areas or on delivery pallets using jack pallets or forklifts * Maintain daily logs regarding packaged products and storage and delivery orders Responsibilities: Must be capable of Operating a Forklift Must be competent with Computers Must be capable of wearing a respirator and being a member of the Site Emergency Response Team * Handle startup and shut down duties pertaining to packaging equipment at the beginning and end of each shift * Make-certain that each packaging machine is in good repair and works in accordance to regulations set by the company * Responsible for packaging integrity and quality checks on each packaging order * Monitor correct product weights and ensure that they are maintained throughout the shift * Handle / discard waste that packaging machineries edict in a safe manner * Educate workers on exercising caution to avoid accidents and prevent injuries * Maintain a clean and orderly work area by ensuring that floors are clean and organized Maintain manufacturing batch records Load and unload items into packaging machines and remove rejected packages to be isolated as surplus * Reset machines following malfunctions or need for repeated cycles * Secure packaged items by gluing, tying, stapling or Stretch Wrapping * Sort, label, and inspect packaged products * Stack packaged items in storage areas or on delivery pallets using jack pallets or forklifts * Maintain daily logs regarding packaged products and storage and delivery orders Education High School Diploma Lonza is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a qualified individual with disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Lonza. The place to Go, Stay and Grow.