Stratford, CT 06615
Job Elements & Position Responsibilities
*Label and scanning production boxes.
*Print shop orders and labels
*Cleans and maintains material system
*Cleans hoppers, grinders, blenders, regrind bins, colorant bins and material hoses for all material/color changes *Performs color/material changes.
*Responsible for the hook-up and set-up and minor preventative maintenance of auxiliary equipment *Fill all surge and colorant bins
*Pull, weigh and return colorant and material *Completing required worksheets (i.E. Machine clearance, changeover worksheet) *Prepare maintenance work orders. *Maintain accurate paperwork and work flows *Supply raw material to machines. *Inventory organization and control, housekeeping, safety communication with supervisor. *Make cartons and distribute to presses as well as maintain proper number of empty cartons at each press
*Empty trash and weigh scrap daily
*Analyze and resolve material related problems
*Grind rejected production on and off the production floor
*Load new work orders and parts
*Sets up new orders and loads into machines
*Bring finished goods to palletizer conveyor belts and loads
*Perform other related duties assigned.
Required Qualifications Education
*Must possess high school diploma or GED Experience
*One year of factory experience preferred
*12 month outstanding performance in prior position (preferred).
*Ability to handle multiple tasks
*Good organizational skills.
*Perform at a high pace environment
*Math and mechanical aptitude test with a passing grade
*Must be able to read, write and speak English in order to communicate and understand relevant information relating to quality and production issues
*Must have good mobility and must be able to routinely lift loads of 40-65 lbs. From floor level to above waist; Based on site location, must be able to occasionally lift over 100 pounds with frequent bending and twisting.
*Must have ability for sitting, standing, walking, pushing, twisting, climbing, bending, reaching, grasping, performing repetitive movements, working indoors, working in temperature extremes
*Must have high energy level and be able to work well under pressure
*Must be able to hear warning signals and verbal alerts to avoid injury during manufacturing process *Must be able to discern shades of color and color differences relating to component parts used in the manufacturing process
*Must have good vision in order to perform visual inspection duties
*Must be able to work effectively, communicate with others and be willing to work as a member of a team
*Must be able to follow instructions and work independently
*Must be able to operate a forklift effectively
*Must be able to obtain a forklift license
*Must be able to climb steps
*Must possess basic computer skills
*Team work and cooperation.
*Must insure personal and working environment safety.
*Use of clear communication.
Marginal Job Functions
*Must insure personal and working environment safety
*Maintains housekeeping of work areas
*Understanding of problem solving process
*Knowledge of SAP
Additional Job Details: This position does NOT require forklift experience. Candidate should have experience using pallet jack, and be able to lift up to 40 lbs.