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Pre Weigh Operator in Clark, NJ at Volt

Date Posted: 1/11/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Clark, NJ
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    36 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $16.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone

Job Description

We have an immediate opening for a Pre-weigh Operator for a Manufacturing facility in Clark, NJ.
This is for the

1st shift 6:00AM-2:30PM

2nd shift 2:30PM-10:30PM

Schedules will be Monday-Sunday with two days off back-to-back. 
Training may take place on a first shift or on off shifts. Must be available for weekend work as needed. *Shift subject to change*
Temp to Hire position
Pay Rate: $16.00/hr $17.00 DOE

Essential Functions/Responsibilities:

  • Prints and prepares manufacturing orders and related paperwork.
  • Reads and follows manufacturing orders.
  • Places loose or packaged material on scales and adds or removes portions of material to obtain specified weight as required to MO.
  • Weighs partial ingredients (scoops and dumps) and records weights and lot numbers on manufacturing orders. Partial ingredient information is written on outside of partial containers that includes description, lot number, date, etc.
  • Reads manufacturing order or formula to determine types and quantities of materials to weigh.
  • Assesses material requirements for MO orders to determine if everything needed is available to make the mixes. Plan stock rotation to be sure first in, first out methodology.
  • Calculates number of full containers, sacks, cartons, drums, etc., and partial weight containers that must be weighted out for all ingredients to cover mix requirements.
  • Records weights of materials used for production records, or maintains perpetual inventory of materials used and on hand.
  • Prepares labels as required by manufacturing orders.
  • Re-weighs remaining ingredient containers and records new weight, lot number, and date on outside before sealing and replacing into storage.
  • Transfers certain unused ingredients to warehouse.
  • Transfers weighed materials to production or storage areas.
  • Stages full and partial containers on pallet boards for each mix.
  • Sorts weighed materials into designated bins or containers, according to weight or type.
  • Maintains organized and clutter-free partial ingredient storage area.
  • Performs related tasks as assigned.
  • Maintains accurate paper records of the quantities of ingredients used.
  • Assists with detailed cleaning activities in assigned room as well as other areas of plant on a regular basis.
  • Delivers a clean, well-ordered room to replacement each shift.
  • Ensures that all bag waste is disposed of or recycled as required.
  • Performs all duties in accordance with Good Manufacturing Practices and HACCP requirements. Adheres to uniform requirements and company PPE requirements.
  • Ensures all safety rules and PPE requirements are adhered to; communicating issues or concerns that cannot be resolved by crew.
  • Cleans utensils to ensure no cross contamination.

Minimum Requirements:

HS or equivalent experience
Previous experience in process operation in which has been demonstrated a high degree of competence and understanding of process equipment.
Problem solving ability and aptitude for learning and professional growth.

Physical Requirements:
Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds. Must be able to operate forklifts and other equipment integral to the job functions. Must be able to see and distinguish between labels. Must be able to stand for extended periods and walk through the warehouse. Must be certified to wear a respirator and follow all rules regarding respirator wear.

Our Sr. Recruiter, Omar Munguia, will connect with you directly after reviewing your resume.

Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a friendly staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.  

Volt is a global leader in the staffing industry and has earned its reputation as a staffing industry leader by making sure our clients make the right hire, every time. We provide proven, flexible recruiting and workforce management solutions to companies of all size, from innovative startups to Fortune 500 clients.

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.