Wash Line Operator in Vernon, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 5/11/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Vernon, CA
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    0 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    5/11/2020
  • Job ID:
    217839
  • Pay Rate
    $18.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    310-316-8523

Job Description

• Perform startup, shutdown, material changeovers and normal operating procedures for the Wash Line with minimal supervision

• Perform and track material inventory and production information by inputting required information in HMI interfaces and/or manual documents. Adjust operating conditions and parameters for the equipment based on feedback from an HMI terminal and observation.

• Clean screens for water filtration, adjust settings for chemical dosing units, maintain optical sorting devices, exchange material bins

• Track weights and data during batch processing

• Track inventory levels of finished product (plastic flakes) as well as byproducts- including emptying silos and hoppers and staging materials in warehouse

• Identify equipment and personnel safety issues; coordinate with Shift Lead to resolve.

• Aid in the safety and operations training of new employees.

• Maintain compliance with company and OSHA policy regarding operations and safety issues, including but not limited to: lockout/tagout procedures, forklift operation, proper use of PPE, and sharps discovery and handling.

• Must clearly understand and perform all procedures and equipment per training and must attend all required training sessions (including safety training)

• Communication required with employees in all departments and functional areas

• Maintain cleanliness and organization on the line/surrounding area (including outside)

• Must be attentive to potential contamination issues and handle issues appropriately

• Responsible for following food safety requirements of the facility

Qualifications

• 5+ years operator/process experience

• Comfortable with light maintenance

• Plastics experience a plus

• Forklift experience required

• MS office a plus

• Demonstrated safe work habits and extensive knowledge of workplace safety is required.

• Self-starter, Steller work ethic and ability to work with minimal supervision

Job Description: Wash Line Operator

Effective: 3/29/2019 5300 S. Boyle Avenue Page 2 of 2

Vernon, CA 90058

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Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

• Ability to identify quality issues

• Ability to perform simple mathematics is required, HS Diploma or equivalent is preferred.

• Ability to work quickly, especially during busy periods and maintain the area.

• Ability to work 12 hours per day, 3-4 days per week (7 a.m. - 7 PM or 7 p.m. - 7 a.m.)

• Willingness and ability to learn new systems

Physical Demands of the Job

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

• While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand; bend; walk; sit; use hands to handle, feel objects, hold tools; reach with hands/arms; climb stairs; squat/kneel; talk; hear; and/or smell.

• The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

• Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment

Work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

• While performing the duties of this job, the employee is exposed to weather conditions prevalent at the time.

• The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate with exceptions to the recycling side.

• While performing