PolyOne is an award-winning workplace because of the value we place on our people and their contributions through, recognition programs, competitive pay, community involvement, and opportunities to grow professionally and personally. Benefits start day 1 on the job. We are a plastics/polymers manufacturer in McHenry.
Production Associate within the Manufacturing area, primarily responsible for performing weigh-up or packaging duties within the production department. Ensures the highest quality product at the lowest possible cost and meets customer specifications and delivery requirements.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
--Obtains the correct documentation for the batch and ensures the correct ingredients are delivered to the work area. May be required to obtain the correct ingredients for mixing and weigh out the ingredients to meet the recipe specifications.
--Sets up and starts any weigh-up or packaging machinary, checking all controls for adherence to operating/safety procedures.
--Notifies appropriate personnel of any issues, problems or concerns in a timely manner.
--Safely and neatly process, batch off, screen, cut up, package and /or skid material to correct size/container according to customer specifications.
--Accurately supply/support Production Operators with appropriate materials/functions to efficiently keep all equipment operational.
--Performs all required machine cleaning.
--Completes and maintains required paperwork and/or documents.
--Follows and complies with all safety and work rules and regulations. Maintains departmental housekeeping standards.
--Other duties as assigned.
--Must be able to read/comprehend written and oral instructions in English; read and comprehend safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, procedure manuals and product recipes/material identifications.
--Must have mathematical skill to add, subtract, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers.
--Must be able to effectively communicate in English one-on-one and in small group situations.
--Must have ability to reason and address problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.
--Must have manual dexterity sufficient to operate a wide variety of small hand tools, scales, spatula, barrel cart, hand trucks, fork lift, utility knife, and mixer/blender machinery and computer equipment.
Required Length & Type of Experience:
--6 months to 1 year of previous experience in a related industrial operations environment is preferred, but not required.
--May require obtainment of a Fork Lift Operator's License.
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