Machine Operator

Unix Packaging   Morganton, NC   Full-time     Manufacturing / Production / Operations
Posted on July 3, 2021

Machine Operator

Get Hired in July earn a $1250 Sign-on Bonus*
*Must still be employed after 90 days and have perfect attendance.

UNIX Packaging, LLC is a state-of-the-art Beverage Manufacturer opening a Brand New Facility in Morganton, North Carolina

Unix Packaging is a 24-hour 7-day a week operation offering work life balance with 8 hour shifts and company sponsored benefits.
• Paid Vacation
• Paid Sick Time
• Medical/Dental/Vision Benefits
• 401(k) with company match

Machine Operator is responsible for ensuring the set-up, operation and continuous monitoring of equipment on the beverage production line.

Responsibilities:

Primary responsibilities are to run and maintain beverage packaging equipment; labeler, case packer, palletizer, filler, blow mold
Clean, set-up, operate and monitor equipment of the production line.
Complete all required documentation and scheduled quality checks.
Monitor weights, seals, caps, and general packaging of product.
Make adjustments to timing, measurements and check materials as needed.
Ability to troubleshoot and resolve basic to moderate operating difficulties.
Collect required samples needed for Quality Assurance testing.
Ensure that the proper packaging materials are used for each product being produced.
Will have working knowledge and experience with wrapper operations; watching for jams and effectively threading wrap to prevent cost downtime due to handler error.
Complete cleaning checklist once line has completed run.
Prepare equipment change over for variable types and sizes of products.
Follow Good Manufacturing Practices and Follow SOP's
Maintain a clean, sanitary and safe work area.
The employee will be required to use all personal protective equipment provided by the company in compliance with OSHA regulations.
Learn and adhere to safety and security policies and procedures.
Follow all sanitation and quality policies and procedures and report any deficiencies.
Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

At least 2 years forklift experience
Understanding of production procedures and Good Manufacturing Practices
Teamwork and communication skills
1-year prior experiencing working in a fast-paced manufacturing environment
Must have a high school diploma or equivalent
Must be at least 18 years old
Machine Operator

Physical Requirements

Ability to perform repetitious work.
Ability to lift 50 lbs.
Ability to stand up to 80% of shift.
Squatting, and pushing/pulling up to 30% of shift.
Twisting, grasping, reaching, turning, stooping, and lifting up to 80% of shift.