• Packaging Mechanic Jobs in United States Of America

  • General Mills, Inc.
  • United States Of America, Usa
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  • 18 - 21 Years
  • Posted : above 1 month

Job Description:

Within General Mills, our manufacturing facilities are committed to achieving zero human and food safety incidents and it is every employees responsibility to fully support this vision Line Technicians are hired as members of a manufacturing team They are responsible for the safe operation and maintenance of various processing and packaging equipment throughout the facility

The General Mills-Kansas City plant operates 24 hours per day 7 days per week Changes in volume and production requirements can result in changes in work schedule and additional overtime Bisquick Technicians must be willing to work any shift including nights and weekends

The starting wage for a Packaging Technician position is $2201 hr with job class increases up to a rate of $2393 hr General Mills also offers shift differential payment for those working off-shift Additionally we offer a comprehensive benefits package including medical/dental/vision, 401K, and vacation

Main Responsibilities

In this role, you will

Follows all safety guidelines in the department including proper use of PPE and lockout procedures
The Packaging Technician must be able to maintain, troubleshoot, repair and operate packing equipment
Demonstrates a thorough knowledge of operating all packaging lines including starting, stopping, loading paper, and changing film rolls
Performs necessary flour sample analysis as required by plant/corporate policy
Perform preventive and reactive maintenance activities within capabilities on packing department equipment and assist maintenance as needed with higher level tasks Write and enter work orders
Performs all necessary quality checks of the products produced in the Packaging department including HACCP checks, seal tests, weight tests, code dating, metal detector, check-weigher, in-line magnets and code dater checks Maintains all written documentation for these checks
Maintains equipment and process records as required
Conduct sanitation tasks according to master sanitation schedule (MSS) and as part of daily operations
Feed in or blend any off grade product within the specifications determined by QRO
Interface with the warehouse department for inventory, shipping, hold orders, receiving and other functions as directed
Collaborate and interface with the flour planner on development of production schedule to ensure the maximum utilization of resources
Maintains the processing-related areas in an organized and sanitary manner within FDA GMP guidelines; performs routine cleaning activities of all processing areas
Performs product changeover cleanout procedures to ensure correct product quality when changing from one product to another; may include entering equipment to ensure the correct level of cleaning
Performs other tasks and assists other functional areas of the department as needed and requiredPhysical activities include sweeping, shoveling, vacuuming, lifting/opening/dumping a minimum of 50# containers, climbing ladders and stairs, reaching/pulling/restacking packaged ingredients, scooping, maneuvering rolls of packaging film, etc


Minimum Qualifications

Must be 18 years of age or older
Must have the ongoing right to work in the US without sponsorship
High School Diploma or GED
1 or more years of experience in a manufacturing environment
Effective written and oral communication skills
Proficiency in basic computer skills
Must be able to lift 50 lbs
Must be able to perform physical tasks for extended periods of time including standing, walking, climbing, bending, pushing, pulling and twisting over surfaces
Willing and able to work any shift schedule, including nights and weekends
Willing and able to adhere to all safety standards and wear all necessary personal protective equipment
Willing and able to adhere to all grooming requirements necessary for a food manufacturing environment

Preferred Qualifications

Mechanical or electrical capability/experience
Demonstrated leadership ability

Profile Summary:

Employment Type : Full Time
Eligibility : Any Graduate
Industry : Retailing, Agriculture/Forestry/Fishing
Functional Area : Production/Manufacturing/Maintenance/Packaging
Role : Production/Manufacturi ng/Maintenance
Salary : As per Industry Standards
Deadline : 16th Mar 2020

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