Forming Technician - Food Service Packaging- Plymouth, IN

Plymouth / Indiana / United States

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About WestRock WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 45,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 300 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at www.westrock.com.

Forming Technician - Food Service Packaging- Plymouth, IN


1100 Pidco Drive
Plymouth, Indiana, 46563
United States

 

SUMMARY: The Forming/Finishing Technician ensures overall quality and waste/productivity goals are accomplished through effective equipment maintenance by performing the following key responsibilities. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job. 1. Ensure all machines are running properly. 2. Oversee the production process of the Stackers and Packers. 3. Ensure mechanical parts of the machines are in working order. 4. Request needed parts and supplies on an as needed basis. 5. Ensure maintenance is performed in a timely manner to keep production moving. 6. Perform all scheduled maintenance for finishing department equipment. 7. Monitor hourly waste/productivity results and make adjustments to the equipment or parts to ensure shift goals are met. 8. Accurately and thoroughly fill out daily production records and enter in the computer system. 9. Maintain full compliance of all GMPs. 10. Maintain housekeeping excellence in accordance with Golden Broom Program. 11. Follow all safety procedures and promote safety & safety programs throughout the facility. 12. Perform all required customer and departmental quality checks. 13. Participate and ensure department is compliant with YUM!//SQF audit regulations. 14. Perform all assigned tasks as directed by the Finishing Dept. Manager. EDUCATION AND RELATED WORK EXPERIENCE: • High School Diploma or GED preferred. • Any equivalent combination of experience and training that demonstrates the ability to perform the key responsibilities of this position. • Prior work experience in a corrugated manufacturing plan. • Equipment operating experience. LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS or CERTIFICATIONS: • Criminal background and drug screen check required for hire. • Must have experience in a manufacturing setting. • Forklift License. TECHNICAL SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE & ABILITIES: • Working knowledge of all finishing department equipment. • Must possess a strong mechanical aptitude for all related manufacturing equipment. • Knowledge of safety, health, and requirements and applicable programs. • Ability to effectively manage time. • Demonstrate ability to organize information. • Ability to read and understand manuals, work instructions and safety rules. Industrial packaging manufacturing experience is preferred, not required. If this sounds great to you and you think you fit in, please submit your application. We want to hear from you! WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans. About WestRock WestRock (NYSE:WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 39,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 250 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe and Asia. Learn more at www.westrock.com.
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