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Machine Operator - Blow Molding

Company: Amcor
Location: Kenosha
Posted on: May 13, 2022

Job Description:

Amcor Rigid PackagingMachine Operator - Blow MoldingPay starting at $23.35 + shift premium for nightsKenosha, WIAmcor is a global leader in developing and producing responsible packaging for food, beverage, pharmaceutical, medical, home- and personal-care, and other products. Amcor works with leading companies around the world to protect their products and the people who rely on them, differentiate brands, and improve value chains through a range of flexible and rigid packaging, specialty cartons, closures, and services. The company is focused on making packaging that is increasingly light-weighted, recyclable and reusable, and made using a rising amount of recycled content. Around 50,000 Amcor people generate US$13 billion in sales from operations that span about 250 locations in 40-plus countries. NYSE: AMCR; ASX: AMCBlow Mold Operator coworkers efficiently, effectively and safely operate the blow mold machines and other support equipment. Operators ensure high quality finished products are being produced and meeting production volumes for our customers, while working in a fast-paced and quick changing environment.Essential Duties and Responsibilities:Follows production schedules and communicates any changes to team members when necessary.Start-up and shut down of blow mold machine and supporting equipment.Operates, enters and maintains production process on blow mold machines and supporting equipment while starting-up and during production.Visually identifies bottle quality defects and corrects production processes as needed to ensure quality specifications are met.Possesses troubleshooting ability.Monitors production flow and preform level in hoppers, loads and dumps performs as needed to keep production runningPerforms quality control testing using appropriate measuring devices.Communicates machinery/equipment issues to Maintenance Technician and the team without delay.Assists Maintenance with machine/equipment repairs, mold changeovers, and preventive maintenance work.Cleans and/or sanitizes blow molder during changeovers - inside, outside and under.Follows end-of-run procedures - completes profile sheet, empty/clean hoppers, and removal of all previous run performs and bottles from blow molders through s-elevators.Follows and maintains company GMP / HACCP / Product Safety standards and completes housekeeping requirements in work areas.Completes required documentation accurately and timely.Securely uses company computer system for preform consumption, quality test entries and scrap processing.Able to work overtime to help cover vacations and other vacant shifts.Operates forklift safely and efficiently.Accepts and performs other duties/changes to position as plant and production needs require.Safety conscious and adheres to all safety rules and aspects of machine operation - including PPE, lock out/tag out, machine guarding, uses safety equipment as required to perform job duties, and more.Job Specifications and Requirements:To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required to perform this position successfully. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.Job Specifications and Requirements:High school diploma or equivalent, some college, technical or vocational education preferred.Previous manufacturing work experience is preferred.Good written and verbal communications skills are required.Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand English.Recognizes and understands number and values, including data entry into database.Effective teamwork and interpersonal skills.Demonstrates schedule flexibility for coverage for vacations and other absences.Must have good computer skills and ability to learn Amcor systems - SAP experience is helpful.Good attention to detail including ability to feel and visually recognize product and quality defects.Capable of working effectively in a fast-paced, high quality manufacturing environment.Ability to interpret and carry out both simple and complex instructions.Ability to visually and mentally make priority decisions / judgement calls based on the situation at hand.Physical Requirements: Normal Vision Distant Vision Near Vision Hear / Listen Squat Talk / Speak Reach up and out Grasp Pinch Hand/Finger Dexterity Walk Stand Stoop Push / Pull Bend Kneel Climb Twist Carry (amount 50+ lbs.) Lift (amount 50+ lbs.) Lift (amount Carry (amount Drive - Auto/truck/van Drive- ForkliftOther Physical Requirements:Able to stand and walk up to 12-hours on concrete or other hard surfaces.Occasionally required to lift/carry up to 75 lbs.Must be able to lift, bend and twist repetitively during shift.Must be able to bend under 4-foot bottle conveyor.Frequent and effective dexterity in fingers and hands to operate hand tools.Proficient hand / eye coordination to operate equipment and controls.Environmental Factors:Continuous noise ranges from 80 to100dBOccasional exposure to chemicalsRequired Safety EquipmentHearing protectionEye protectionHead protectionHand protectionSlip resistant, steel toed safety shoes with impact and electric hazard protectionThe information contained herein is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job, nor are they intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do the job.We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.#CBIND123

Keywords: Amcor, Kenosha , Machine Operator - Blow Molding, Other , Kenosha, Wisconsin

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