Recycling Manager- Plastics PET in Vernon, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 10/8/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Vernon, CA
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    805-560-8658 x21305

Job Description

A great company has partnered with Volt to find a Recycling Manager. This company specializes is recycling post consumer plastics. They have a great culture, offer generous salaries and have great benefits. 

This is a senior level, operational manager position in a new state-of-the-art, high-technology, manufacturing facility; the individual supervises the PET Recycling and wash-Line operations over 2 shifts in a 24/7 operation. This manager will drive the highest levels of productivity and develop policies to produce the highest quality, lowest cost product in the safest and most efficient manner.

 What you need;

•       Ten (10) years management experience in a fast-paced and challenging                       production environment. Experience with sorters, polymer production, wash-line          and food/beverage packaging a plus.

•       Five (5) years’ experience in a supervisory or managerial role.

•       Proven track record in the PET recycling environment with systems, processes            and equipment used to sort, grind and wash the material.

•       Working knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practices.

•       Ability to convey communications clearly and concisely.

•       Understanding of major functions within the plant and the ability to work directly            and skillfully with all levels and functions.

•       Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, internet, e-mail. 

•       Ability to work any shift as needed. long hours 

•       Experience in plant sanitation practices and procedures

•       Bilingual - ability to communicate clearly in Spanish a plus.

The physical demands;

  • Work Environment: Manufacturing and Recycling environment where the noise level is moderately to very noisy.
  • Work Position: Combination of sitting, standing, and walking around.
  • Ability to lift, push, pull 10 lbs. on a regular basis and up to 50 lbs. on an occasional basis required.
  • Ability to wear a hard hat, steel-toed shoes and other PPE required.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer 

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