We are looking for a technical-minded packaging machine operator to join our company. In this role, your duties will include the operating and basic maintenance of the packaging machine, and ensuring that finalized products are ready for distribution.
As a successful packaging machine operator, you should pay meticulous attention to detail and have the ability to troubleshoot minor problems. Ultimately, a top-notch packaging machine operator should be a solution-driven individual who can carry packed boxes of differing weights if necessary.
Packaging Machine Operator Responsibilities:
Operating the machinery used for packaging products in the manufacturing area daily.
Starting up and stopping the machine as necessary, including refilling packaging material.
Performing routine checks to ensure that the machine is in an operable state.
Executing preventative maintenance on the machine and maintaining the cleanliness of equipment and the work area.
Ensuring the correct packaging is used for specific product ranges and that packaging is done in line with the company standards.
Inspecting final products.
Reporting faulty packaging or problems on the machines to the relevant managers.
Moving of completed boxes of products to the correct inventory area.
Adhering to the safety regulations and protocol implemented in the packaging area.
Completing all relevant documentation on the packing and maintenance of the packaging machines.
Packaging Machine Operator Requirements:
A high school diploma or GED.
A license to operate a forklift will be an advantage.
A clear understanding of basic troubleshooting and machine maintenance.
Skillful in stock management and storage processes.
A clear understanding of health and safety standards and protocols.
Excellent organizational and time management skills.
Willingness to work in shifts.
Good communication and interpersonal skills.
Ability to carry packed boxes of (xx) kilograms and more.