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Packing Operator

Company: Cargill, Inc.
Location: Akron
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

This Full-time position is located in Akron, Ohio; however please expect receiving calls from a 952 number in case you are considered. Relocation assistance is not provided. The operator position entails performing tasks along the various processing, packaging, palletizing, warehousing, and shipping areas to ensure proper production of salt and subsequent transfer of product to our customers. This includes operating, monitoring, and adjustment of the various equipment, loading various salt product containers for filling, and performing various tasks pertaining to the movement, packaging, and shipping processes. This position shall have the responsibility to report problems with the food safety management system to identified person(s). This position has the responsibility and authority to initiate and record actions. Acquire and maintain knowledge of HACCP/OPRP/PRP (GMP) policies and requirements to complete all monitoring and/or verifications tasks as outlined by the Food Safety Management. * Operation of the various packaging and product loading equipment including: conveyors, elevators, presses/compactors, baggers, palletizers, hi-lo forklifts, and shipping docks. * Computer data entry to input product identification and process stoppage information. * Perform quality control duties for various filled salt containers including bags and big bags. This includes taking salt samples, running tests, weighing product and recording results accordingly. * Adjust various conveyor, packaging, and palletizing machines and equipment with hand tools as needed. * Perform preventative maintenance on the packaging and product loading/transfer equipment as needed. * Drive/operate Hi-Lo for product and material transfer into and out of the warehouse, raw material storage/retrieval, product transfer, emptying hoppers, and loading trucks. * Perform general cleanup of the work area including sweeping, shoveling, blowing down with compressed air and lifting various salt product packages as needed. Requirements: * Right to work in the U.S. that is not based solely on possession of a student visa or a visa sponsored by a third-party employer. * Cargill requires employees be a minimum of 18 years old to work in a production facility * Ability to perform physical job duties which may include bending, lifting up to 50 lbs, kneeling, climbing, crawling, and twisting safely, with or without a reasonable accommodation * Must be able to work in varied indoor and outdoor conditions with the use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), which may include heat, cold, dust, loud noise, etc. * Ability to work in elevated areas (4 feet and above) * Must be able to operate machinery * Ability to understand and communicate in English (verbal/written) * Basic use of a computer * Ability to work overtime, weekends and holidays with advance notice * Forklift certified * High School diploma or Equivalent * Three years prior experience in production related work

Keywords: Cargill, Inc., Akron , Packing Operator, Other , Akron, Ohio

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