Vanguard Soap
  • Memphis, TN, USA
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

BACKGROUND FOR POSITION:

Packaging, processing, mixing, blending of liquid soaps experience in an industrial environment. Mechanical aptitude for operating, changing over, routine maintenance, and troubleshooting equipment, and support equipment in a processing environment.

 

GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF POSITION:

Locates correct raw materials called for on batch sheet. Gets materials from staging area with fork lift. Weighs out correct amount of raw materials specified on batch sheets. Blends raw materials and sends to fill line. Manufactures at desired rates able to manage do two things at one time.

 

SPECIFIC FUNCTIONS OF POSITION:

  1. Reviews assigned formulas for chemical and packaging requirements, ensuring proper sequence of reactions / mixing. Completes assigned batches in allotted time.
  2. Retrieves ingredients as indicated on the formula, ensuring only QC approved ingredients are used.
  3. Accurately measures ingredients. Records substitutions, over-pours, etc., ensuring supervisor approval is obtained.
  4. Follow good manufacturing guidelines
  5. Monitor equipment and observe production throughout the batch process.
  6. Safely operate forklift and pallet jacks to gather raw materials
  7. Takes ownership and notifies warehouse / supervisor of missing raw materials needed to complete batch.
  8. Packages approved batches and labels all finished product containers.
  9. Stocks supplies and labels containers of raw materials when needed.
  10. Uses equipment that is in proper working condition and performs routine maintenance on equipment as required.
  11. Clean, sanitize and inspect tools, pumps, tanks, pipelines and other equipment
  12. Completes end-of-day procedures including restocking raw materials, housekeeping and controlling and documenting waste.
  13. Maintains clean and safe work area, and adheres to safety regulations and procedures, understanding the hazards of handling the various chemicals.
  14. Trains new operators / mixers and helps in other areas of plant.
  15. Perform other work-related duties as assigned.
  16. Observe all safety rules and procedures while performing duties.
  17. Follow lock-out Tag-out procedures

 

MACHINES OR EQUIPMENT OPERATED:

Tanks, Agitator, Shear Pump, all mixing room equipment, pre-weigh, manual pallet lifts and battery-operated lift trucks.

 

MINIMUM EDUCATION OR EQUIVALENT EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

High School diploma or equivalent experience production line operations with good communication skills. Must score 80% or higher on advance-level math.

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

General good health. Walking, standing, bending up to 12hrs; Light to Medium lifting 25-30 pounds repetitively. Occasional heavy lifting up to 50 pounds. Exposure to chemicals & fragrances, etc.

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