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Downstream Operator

Posted: 03/24/2024

Job Purpose

To operate Downstream production machinery safely and efficiently; maintain appropriate documentation and communicate ideas and problems to appropriate staff; perform scheduled preventative maintenance and downstream equipment changeovers; responsible for producing best quality product.  In addition to the following duties, this position requires the employee to perform the responsibilities of the Production Associate.

Key Responsibilities and Duties
Ensure the safe and efficient operation of all downstream equipment to meet or exceed company established Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE) expectations and customer quality expectations.

  • Follow Lock out / Tag out policy.
  • Wear proper Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) when entering the production area.
  • Follow all Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) when entering the production area.
  • Safe operation of all fire extinguishers.
  • Proactive in addressing unsafe conditions on production equipment.
  • Report all unsafe acts or conditions to Shift Production Supervisor immediately.  Utility knifes will not be used on the production floor.
  • Participate in safety training as scheduled and provided by the company.
  • Obey all machine guards and safety warnings.
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