Production Technician - Weekends (1st-3rd Shifts) in Franklin Township, NJ at Volt

Date Posted: 11/9/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
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  • Duration:
    36 weeks
  • Date Posted:
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  • Pay Rate
    $16.0 - $18.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

VOLT Workforce Solutions has multiple openings for Production Technicians located in Somerset, NJ.

Production Technician will produce the material manually and with mechanical production equipment.
Candidates will be experienced in pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, food/ flavor/ fragrance or cosmetic manufacturing environments to be considered.

Workdays will be:

1st shift :
Friday, Saturday & Sunday 7:00AM -3:30PM
Pay Rate: $16.00

2nd shift:
Friday, Saturday & Sunday 3:15PM-11:45PM
Pay Rate: $17.00

3rd shift : Friday-Saturday / Saturday-Sunday 10:45PM-7:15 AM
Pay Rate: $18.00

About the Job:

  • Operate any and all pieces of equipment and machinery associated with this which include but are not limited to casting equipment, glass melting equipment, heat treatment ovens, sorting systems, adhesion equipment, packaging equipment and label makers
  • Perform in-process quality checks on products being produced.
  • Demonstrate technical expert knowledge in departmental processes.
  • Monitor and keep level of product defects at a minimum.
  • Adjust process parameters to reduce product defects.
  • Work with Production Supervisor and Process Engineer to implement process improvements.
  • Utilize good judgment and learned knowledge to assess and solve problems as they arise in the production process.
  • Replenish components from storage areas.
  • Notify Lead and Supervisor of any mechanical or material issues.
  • Maintain Good Documentation Practices (GDP) at all times
  • Maintain Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) at all times
  • Perform other related duties and assignments as required.


  • Minimum high school diploma or equivalent.
  • 1-3 year experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Experience handling production equipment as required per Standard Operating Procedures
  • Computer literate in Microsoft Office; Word and Outlook experience helpful.
  • Be able to utilize client systems software including but not limited to:QUMAS, LMS, and SAP.
  • Ability to read, write and speak English.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to identify waste as defined by Lean principles.
  • Ability to accurately gather and maintain information and data.
  • Ability to understand and utilize Lean tools.
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 30-50 lbs. comfortably.
  • Ability to reach for parts up to 36” away on work surfaces heights between 0” to 60”.

Please send your resume to apply for immediate consideration and our Senior Recruiter, Jennifer Cremonesi, will contact you for an initial phone screen.

Candidates will consent to:
* Criminal background check
* Drug testing
* Recent and relevant employer references

Benefits working with Volt Workforce Solutions:
* Excellent customer service and welcoming staff
* Weekly paycheck
* Direct Deposit / Money Network Card
* Medical Benefits
* Referral Bonus Program

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.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer