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Blow Mold Operator (3rd Shift)

Maola Milk Newport News ,VA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: 401k, dental, life_insurance, medical, vision
Job Description

DESCRIPTION

Supports production needs by setting up, adjusting, and operating bottle handling equipment, labelers and video jets. Must be available all shifts; to include nights, weekends and holidays.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Set-up, adjust, and operate the equipment in the department.
  • Weighs the bottles every hour and make appropriate adjustments.
  • Checks bottles for proper code and label when a change-over takes place.
  • Operates bagging machine when production is down; Keeps machines running to the bagging machine.
  • Communicates with lead person or supervisor when issues arise.
  • Assists Maintenance when equipment is down.
  • Follows all Safety Procedures and Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP).
  • Fills out proper documentation required by management including production filler sheet, resin usage sheet, and bottle weight sheet.
  • Maintains clean work area and equipment by cleaning up at the end of the shift to include:
    • Emptying of trash containers
    • Cleaning the tops of the Alpine covers
    • Sweeping and mopping the floor
  • Maintains a safe work area.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES
This job has no supervisory responsibilities.

QUALIFICATIONS
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.

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Willing to work overtime and weekends as needed. Perform other related duties as required by supervisor.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
High school diploma or general education degree (GED).

LANGUAGE SKILLS
Ability to read a limited number of two- and three-syllable words and to recognize similarities and differences between words and between series of numbers. Ability to speak simple sentences.

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS
Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide using whole numbers.

REASONING ABILITY
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to resolve problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
None

PHYSICAL DEMANDS
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Reaching, walking, standing for extended periods, climbing, bending, and lifting over 20lbs.

WORK ENVIRONMENT
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Exposed to a noise level of 90 decibels. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate/high. Wet/slippery work conditions.

We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

Company Description
Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative Association (Maola Milk):

We are cultivators of fresh, wholesome and nourishing dairy goodness. A simple and honest pursuit achieved by creating products people crave and operating with passion and integrity.

Founded in 1920 by a small group of dairy farmers dedicated to supplying the nation’s capital with farm-fresh milk, our community has grown to 1,000 farmers-strong, with members spanning from Pennsylvania to Georgia.

Today, this farmer-led cooperative hangs its hat on providing safe and nutritious products that dairy lovers across the globe have come to know for nearly 100 years.

Maola Milk

Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative Association (Maola Milk): We are cultivators of fresh, wholesome and nourishing dairy goodness. A simple and honest pursuit achieved by creating products people crave and operating with passion and integrity. Founded in 1920 by a small group of dairy farmers dedicated to supplying the nation’s capital with farm-fresh milk, our community has grown to 1,000 farmers-strong, with members spanning from Pennsylvania to Georgia. Today, this farmer-led cooperative hangs its hat on providing safe and nutritious products that dairy lovers across the globe have come to know for nearly 100 years.

Address

5500 Chestnut Ave.
Newport News, VA
23605 USA

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