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Packaging Machine Operator (Nights) Pasco, WA

The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. The J.R. Simplot Company is a true farm-to-table company with operations that touch every aspect of agriculture, including seed production, farming and ranching, plant sciences, fertilizer manufacturing, food processing, commercial product development, and distribution.

Summary

The Packaging Operator tends, maintains, and adjust machine that stock, fill, wrap, seal and label bags with finished product. This individual ensures that product and bagging requirements are met safely, efficiently and with minimal waste. The Packaging Operator inspects bagging line processes and materials and responds promptly to any machine malfunctions.

Key Responsibilities

Maintains the start up and continuous operation of packaging equipment while maintaining efficiencies and assists the department in meeting or exceeding daily packaging goals

Obtains daily work schedules and completes work orders based on standard operating procedures

Ensures packaging equipment functions according to specifications

Prepares packaging machines prior to product run including cleaning and making adjustments

Logs information from each run

Maintains safe and clean working environment

Performs other duties as assigned

Typical Education

High school diploma or general education degree (GED)

Other Information

Good knowledge of computer systems

Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills

Ability to balance multiple tasks, be flexible and work well under pressure

Ability to work in a refrigerated environment

Job Requisition ID: 3979

Travel Required: None

Location(s): FG Plant - Pasco 

Country: United States

**The J.R. Simplot Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status.**

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