PRODUCTION TECHNICIAN 1st Shift TUESDAY-FRIDAY 8:00AM-6:30PM
Liquid Paint / Coatings Industry
JOB PURPOSE: this "direct hire" Technician performs operations required to manufacture camouflage paint for military applications per the customer’s specifications and company’s quality standards.
•Accurately follow batch ticket instructions for the specific batch
•Assemble accurate measurements of ingredients through the use of scales and gather other equipment and ingredients as needed for the production of the specific batch
•Perform assembly, mixing, blending, and grinding of ingredients as required per batch ticket order
•Complete proper documentation (such as batch tickets, fill slips) correctly and accurately including entering data into the computer system
•Complete “let down” process, clean up and properly store equipment used
•Follow all clean up and housekeeping procedures
•Comply with all quality, safety and work rules and regulations
•Stack and transport finished product to shipping department
•Identify product numbers and corresponding batch numbers
•Perform both dispersion and filling assignments
•Perform other miscellaneous duties as assigned by Supervisor or Manager.
•As part of the housekeeping procedures, the employee may be involved with the disposal of hazardous waste. The initial training of how to properly dispose of hazardous waste will be performed by the Environmental and Safety Coordinator or the department supervisor. Annual training of the same will be performed by the Environmental and Safety Coordinator.
•Assist with inventory
REQUIREMENTS: A High school diploma/GED preferred, additional training in mixing coatings is desired but not required, up to a year of experience in batch mixing preferred
•Willing to work in a team environment, excellent communication skills, ability to receive and provide instructions in a positive manner
•Excellent attendance history
•Computer experience strongly preferred
•Familiarity with bung wrench, drum lifter, Ideal and 1PAK filling systems, cunos filtration, and cowls, scales and calculators preferred
•Forklift certification strongly preferred
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to talk or hear, stand and/or walk, use hands to finger, handle or touch objects or controls and move from place to place. The employee is regularly required to sit, balance, stoop, and occasionally reach above shoulders. The employee must regularly be able lift and/or move up to 65 lbs. frequently and 100 lbs. occasionally. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, depth perception, peripheral vision and the ability to adjust focus.
All candidates are subject to post offer drug/alcohol screening, job related physicals, and back ground checks
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
PAY AND BENEFITS: $15.00/hour DOE, Overtime as required, 90 day performance review, benefits eligibility 1st of the month 90 days after hire - Medical, Dental Vision, Disability and Life insurance, Flex Spending, 401k (with match after 1 yr.), 9 paid holidays + floaters, and PTO pro-rated based on date of hire. Tuition reimbursement after 1 year of employment.