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Production Operator I NA-w/$1,500 Sign-on Bonus

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Position Overview

Primary Duties:

The primary duties of a Production Operator I are:

  • Follows, without exception, all work instructions and safety rules, including use of all PPE and safety equipment
  • Participates in the general housekeeping of plant and work area
  • Understands basic monitoring of assigned equipment including start up-shut down & lockout/tag-out procedures for equipment responsibilities       
  • Monitors and reports any warning lights promptly
  • Able to demonstrate fork lift proficiency (pending formal training)
  • Maintains expected quality standards
  • Able to use digital scales in metric and US standard units
  • Properly loads mixers
  • Able to complete required data entry into production systems, accurately, with some assistance
  • Generally performs, with supervision, entry level production tasks which include:
  • Operating processing equipment
  • Moves and stages materials
  • Packages products
  • Enters data into the computer system
  • Monitors equipment, keeping processes running at desired run rates.
  • Able to use and monitor computerized display and control screens
  • Works under direction from peers, team leaders, & shift managers
  • Maintains proper documentation including batch tickets and partial bags.
  • Generally assists in preparation of batches and operation of processing equipment.
  • Team player
  • Good oral and written communication skills.  Able to properly use plant radios and intercom system
  • Works mandatory overtime as required

Minimum Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED equivalency
  • Good math, reading, communication, and organizational skills
  • Must display fundamental computer literacy.


  • Participates and contributes through involvement with teams
  • Demonstrates a willingness to assist co-workers in areas outside of their direct responsibility
  • Routinely prepares batches, follows work instructions, and operates equipment properly, with some supervision.
  • Consistently meets production goals.
  • Can perform plant specific requirements for progression
  • Must have no attendance issues (always on time; under 5 unscheduled absences)
  • Must not have been placed on any form of Performance Corrective Action over the preceding six months
  • In the current position one year (usually).
  • Most recent performance rating was “successful” or better

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Lean Six Sigma
  • Able to use, facility specific, PLC based process control systems used in the manufacturing process 

Physical Environment:

  • While performing the duties of this position the employee is regularly required to stand.
  • The employee is frequently required to walk, climb stairs, use hands to remove or lift boxes, stretch and reach with arms extended, and stoop. 
  • The employee must, regularly, lift and / or move up to 50 pounds, alone, and occasionally lift and / or move more than 100 pounds, with assistance. 

Demonstrates proficiency in the following competencies:

  • Accountability for Results: Demonstrates a bias for action – translates goals and objectives into actionable plans and results.
  • Build and Lead Effective Teams: Attracts and retains the best people. Invests in people to ensure organizational success. Actively manages Performance.
  • Fosters Change and Innovation: Seeks solutions that strengthen quality, value, service and effectiveness. Respectfully challenges the way “things are done” and supports others in doing so.
  • Creates Value for Customers: Anticipates and responds to market trends and opportunities. Delivers on promises made.
  • Demonstrates Business Acumen and Business Agility: Knows the specifics of the business. Engages in effective operational and strategic planning.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities, Women, Veterans, Disabilities

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