Day Shift Production Operator

The responsibility of the Production Operator is to produce and package and document production, while maintaining a clean and safe work environment, as well as, following SOP, GMP and other company policies and procedures.

Essential Functions:

  • Production and packaging of manufactured goods.
  • Prepare production line equipment by performing sterile cleaning-in-place, servicing-in-place, and cleaning out-of-place. Conduct operator inspections and perform preventive maintenance checks.
  • Produce requirements by operating and monitoring equipment; observing varying conditions, and adjusting equipment controls.
  • Maintain safe and clean work environment by following current good manufacturing practices (GMP), and standard operating procedures.
  • Document production by completing forms, reports, logs, and records of equipment and batches.
  • Update job knowledge by participating in cross training opportunities.
  • Enhance organization by accepting ownership of processes, new and different requests and exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
  • Ensure highest possible quality of manufactured goods.
  • Work with team members to maximize productivity and efficiency.
  • Perform pre-operational quality, sanitation, and preventative maintenance and safety checks before starting a production line.
  • Actively participate to maintain product quality and food safety program practices including: QA/QC, GMP, SOPs, OSHA, FSMA and other pertinent policies, procedures and legislation
  • Perform basic mechanical service on equipment as needed.
  • May provide work direction to temporary staff on an as-needed basis.
  • Maintain a clean work environment, including all packing and related equipment/tools, as outlined in the Sanitation procedure.
  • Maintain strict net contents control, packaging seal integrity and correct label information.
  • Co-ordinate, with Material Handlers, the staging of packaging materials needed for a product run as well as materials needed for a change over.

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Food/dietary supplement manufacturing experience preferred
  • Experience with quality control and performance goals
  • Experience working in a fast-paced working environment
  • Dependable with a good attendance record
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and ensure completion with minimal errors
  • Basic math skills; able to add, subtract, and divide
  • Maintain a high level of attention to detail and accuracy, looking consistently for potential food safety or quality deviations

Work Environment:

May require working occasional overtime-flexibility of schedule as needed with short notice. Ability to work independently and in a team environment. Ability to work in a refrigerated environment

Physical Demands:

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to walk, stand, reach overhead, bend, and stoop throughout the workday.  The employee must regularly lift and/or move 50 pounds.

 Competencies:

  • Knowledge of health and safety practices and food safety procedures
  • Effective communication with others through the written word, as well as, verbally
  • Basic math skills; able to add, subtract, and divide
  • Maintain a high level of attention to detail and accuracy, looking consistently for potential food safety or quality deviations

Benefits:

Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
Life & Disability insurance
Paid Vacation, Personal Days, Holidays
401k Plan

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please submit your cover letter, resume and salary expectation to careers.us@florahealth.com.

We thank all applicants for applying; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.