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Tablet Press Assistant/Harvest Processor Floater-Day Shift

HiEmployment Kailua-Kona, HI

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description
Title: Tablet Press Assistant/Harvest Processor Floater
Location: Kailua Kona, Hawaii

Position Summary:
Responsible for all activities related to the compression of the product as per formula instructions. Responsible to ensure the machine is clean and set up properly. 
Essential Functions and Duties:
  • Assists in cleaning and disassembly of press after the completion of tablet run. Cleans and maintains tools and supplies in good condition.
  • Assists in operating tablet press machinery in a team environment.
  • Assists in set up tablet press, including start-up of batch and obtaining all tablet specifications. Visually inspects tablet press as it is running to verify that machine is running within normal and safe operational parameters.
  • Documents tablet press process as per SOP.
  • Loads and unloads tablet press machine. Monitors tablet press operation periodically and reports any abnormal conditions to the Lead.
  • Maintains tablet presses in good working order. Inspects for wear and communicates problems to the Lead.
  • Makes minor adjustments as necessary to keep all physical characteristics of tablets within specifications.
  • Prepares powder blends. Accurately weighs raw materials and finished product.
Physical Demands
This position requires long periods of standing, recurring reaching, bending, climbing in restricted areas, lifting of moderately heavy items up to 70 pounds. Operates machines and equipment in a non-sitting position. A high degree of dexterity is required.
Working Conditions
Work is performed inside the production tableting area, which can be warm and humid.
Qualification Requirements:
  • Ability to multi-task and adapt to changes in work assignments. Must be able to work variable shifts, including weekends.
  • Able to operate Forklift. Must have a valid driver’s license to be certified for forklift operation.
  • Able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodation.
  • Able to work independently as well as part of a team.
  • Demonstrated ability to work efficiently and cooperatively in a fast-paced manufacturing environment.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills, as well as attention to detail.
  • One year of work experience required. Previous experience in a production facility is preferred.
  • Possess mechanical abilities with good attention to detail.
  • Strong verbal, written and interpersonal skills.
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