Packaging Machine Operator
Lancaster Foods, LLC - Jessup, MD

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DESCRIPTION

Lancaster Foods is looking for a driven self-starter with experience operating vertical form fillers, automatic tray shirnk wrapping machines, etc.... The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 6 months experience, preferably in a food environment and is able to conduct basic preventative machine maintenance.

DUTIES

Run equipment to meet or exceed standard raw ad packaging material scrap and production rates. Set ups machines and changes set ups as requiredMay change packaging materialsMay mount supplies as required in hoppers or other feeding devices.Replenishes packaging supplies, such as film, boxes, printer ribbon, pallets and labels. Makes adjustments to the machines as necessary. Observes machine operations to detect malfunctions and make adjustments as necessary. May clear away damaged product containers. Keeps work area clean, following SOP's and GMP's. Performs trouble shooting and minor repairs. Communicates with Production Maintenance regarding mechanical problems and repairs.Performs preventive maintenance at required intervals. May check product specification to ensure correct packaging materials and raw materials are being used and coding is correct. Continually inspects products to ensure that they are within specification and of high quality i.e. no leaks, proper and accurate lot numbers, monitors and adjust weight control and ensures packages have correct labeling.

QUALIFICATIONS

Must be at least 18 years of age to work in warehouse. Must be able to stand and walk for 8 to 10 hours. Must demonstrate proficient PC skills.Ability to occasionally lift and carry up to 80 pounds.Must be able to work a flexible schedule to include holidays and weekends. Run equipment to meet or exceed standard raw ad packaging material scrap and production rates. Set ups machines and changes set ups as requiredMay change packaging materialsMay mount supplies as required in hoppers or other feeding devices.Replenishes packaging supplies, such as film, boxes, printer ribbon, pallets and labels. Makes adjustments to the machines as necessary. Observes machine operations to detect malfunctions and make adjustments as necessary. May clear away damaged product containers. Keeps work area clean, following SOP's and GMP's. Performs trouble shooting and minor repairs. Communicates with Production Maintenance regarding mechanical problems and repairs.Performs preventive maintenance at required intervals. May check product specification to ensure correct packaging materials and raw materials are being used and coding is correct. Continually inspects products to ensure that they are within specification and of high quality i.e. no leaks, proper and accurate lot numbers, monitors and adjust weight control and ensures packages have correct labeling.

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