Berry Global SENIOR MACHINE OPERATOR in SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota
SENIOR MACHINE OPERATOR
Job ID: 6224
Functional Area: MANUFACTURING
Position Type: Full-Time Regular
Shift: 12 Hour Night
Location: SIOUX FALLS, SD
Education Required: Associates Degree
Experience Required: 1 - 3 Years
Set up, run and adjust manufacturing equipment to produce quality plastic film and bag products in a safe work environment.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Follow and support all Company safety, GMP and HACCP policies
Maintain a safe work environment by following safety policies and conducting daily section inspections
Perform required quality checks and understand quality standards
Adjust equipment to maintain good yields
Adjust equipment to maximize production
Make minor repairs on equipment and aid in trouble shooting with maintenance technicians.
Make timely changeovers to reduce scrap
Make adjustments on separator, input speed and alignment
Make minor repairs to the separator, change wires and dancer bar.
Adjust timing, air pressure and dwell time on 403-Folders
Set up and rebuild printers
Maintain good housekeeping
Change screens and clean dies on extruders
Set up tapers and change tape rolls
Make adjustments to length, width and weight of bag product.
Know pallet stacking formations for all orders
Shut down a line following procedure
Assist in packing as needed.
Assume other duties deemed necessary Supervisory Responsibilities Directly manages a section of up to 6 employees or more. Carries out leadership responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems. Qualification Requirements
Ability to use hand tools and measuring instruments
Knowledge in operating an extruder and air rings
Knowledge of resin blends
Ability to string up lines
Ability to read and understand work orders
Knowledge in navigating different computer programs
Ability to operate a fork lift
Ability to train new employees
Language skills: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals. Ability to speak effectively with co-workers, or before groups of co-workers, supervisors or others within the Company.
Mathematical skills : Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ration and percent to draw and interpret bar graphs.
Reasoning skills: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form. Ability to deal with a variety of concrete variable in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form. Education and/Or Experience Education: Associates degree or equivalent form a 2-year college or technical school Experience: 2 years in manufacturing
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.