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Packaging Machine Opr Cereal

Fort Smith, Arkansas
Job Type
14 Jul 2022
As the world leader in nutrition, health and wellness for children from birth to preschool, Gerber Products Company is committed to creating a strong future. We joined the Nestl Nutrition family in 2007, and have been a partner in parenthood ever since. Our Anything for Baby team works closely with experts to create products that enrich and establish healthy habits for children, and are good for the planet as well. A career at Gerber provides meaningful opportunities to develop professionally, and nurture generations to come. Now is the time to define your future, and ours too.

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Position Snapshot

Subject Matter Expert on one of the following equipment groups: (Filler/Capper), (Bottle Depal- Palletizer), (Cap Depal-Capper-Conveyor), (Caser- Bottle Rinser-Camel Hump), (Fuji-Surge Table), while being able to operate all cereal packaging equipment. In alignment with Act 593(B), this position is considered safety sensitive as this employee is responsible for operating, maintaining and monitoring machinery. In addition, this position operates a PIV.

Position Summary
  • Associate has some variety in job with the primary expectation of being a Subject Matter Expert on one of the following equipment groups, (Filler/Capper), (Bottle Depal- Palletizer), (Cap Depal-Capper-Conveyor), (Caser- Bottle Rinser-Camel Hump), (Fuji-Surge Table), while being able to operate all cereal packaging equipment.
  • Associate is responsible for maintaining operations by operating various pieces of equipment in the Cereal Department such as Bottle Depalletizer, Cap Depalletizer, Fuji Sleever, Accumulation Equipment, Bottle Rinser, Filler / Capper Equipment, Caser Equipment, Palletizer / Wrapper Equipment, Quality Inspection Equipment and communicating with other Operators upstream and downstream of their assigned equipment.
  • Associate is expected to exercise some discretion in applying various standards to their job which includes communicating with previous crew, checking production schedule for product specification, verify bulk product to be packaged and performing visual inspection on equipment.
  • Associate must also ensure clearing out of product from all equipment and conveyors as well as removing packaging materials from equipment.
  • Associate performs job specific checks and paperwork.
  • Any additional duties assigned by the department supervisor.
What will make you successful

Attention to Detail

Machine Operation Skills

Problem Solving Skills

Excellent Communication Skills

SAP Working Knowledge

Lift Truck Operating Skills

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  • Job Reference: 658157797-2
  • Date Posted: 14 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Nestle
  • Location: Fort Smith, Arkansas
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent