Machine Operator: D Shift Coating(6p-6a)
Company: International Vitamin Corporation
Posted on: June 12, 2021
direction of supervision (i.e. supervisor and/or team leader), the
machine processor is responsible for changeovers, operating,
packing, loading and preparing assigned equipment and machinery for
use to meet production schedules. This is 12
Hour Night shift position. The hours are 6p-6a.
Properly changeover, disassemble, clean, reassemble and operate all
production related equipment in the assigned department in a safe
and efficient manner.
Operation of necessary machinery related to the job classification
including documentation of the processing steps in the batch record
and/or other necessary paperwork (i.e. initial setup, raw material
usage, quality/weight checks and finished product
Setup, operating, adjusting programmable logic control (PLC)
equipment for each batch formulation (minimum 10 or more
Responsible for breaking-down, cleaning, tooling, setting up and
preparing solution for (if required) equipment Pull, deliver
and stage all materials needed; Complete stock and
raw/in-process/finished material transfers.
Troubleshooting and monitoring equipment: hand tools, viscosity
meters, pneumatic equipment, pressers, melters, coaters, blenders,
technophars, turret lifts, dust removers, part washers, hoppers,
mills and solution tanks.
Utilize Mettler moisture analyzers to perform moisture checks on
Must adhere to work instructions to ensure a consistent material is
generated per customer specifications are achieved in an safe,
effective and efficient manner.
company ERP system (AS400) for inventory transactions, scanning,
label creation, verifying additions to batch records and data
Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel and Outlook) to log production
outputs, create product start-up documents to record relative
standard deviations (RSDs), friability, disintegration,
- May use (but
not limited to) power equipment such as a forklift, hand tools, and
other devices operated in a warehouse environment (i.e.
electric jacks, sit down, stand ups, and cherry picker forklifts
for applicable area(s).
Monitor and adjust machine parameters in specification to maintain
finish product quality and ensure proper machine
Ensure that codes/lots and finished products are not
Removal and reconciliation of excess and unused
Perform calibrations as necessary to keep all parameters in
Perform routine preventative maintenance: Routine clean-up during
operation, quick clean between lots, and full clean when
Other duties as assigned, overtime as required.
Adherence to the Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Good
Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs) in effect assuring the quality and
quantity of product produced is required.
Maintain clean work environment at all times, including and not
limited to hygiene practice.
Follow batch record instructions and maintain accurate and legible
Responsible for performing rework tasks throughout the
Ensure proper labeling of finished product while completing all
necessary paperwork / documentation as required
(i.e. batch records).
Ensure proper recording and usage of batch records per established
Accumulate all rejects and place into the appropriate containers
for proper disposal or rework process.
Must keep work area clean and free of stray / foreign
HEALTH and SAFETY
Know and understand the cGMP and other regulatory
Ensure job specific safety procedures are established and
Maintain awareness and enforcement of health and safety practices
Be involved in the development, implementation, and updating of
health and safety plans and procedures.
Actively participate in health and safety training programs and
demonstrate competency based on training received.
Actively participating in health and safety activities.
Ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements.
Ensuring adequate resources are provided.
Providing suggestions for improvement to the health and safety
3+ months machine operation experience in a manufacturing
3 months experience in stated position within Nutra Manufacturing
1 year experience
machine operations or similar
in a GMP/FDA regulated manufacturing environment.
- High school
diploma or equivalent
COMPUTER SKILLS – Capacity to perform basic computer
LANGUAGE SKILLS - Ability to read and comprehend simple
instructions, short correspondence, and memos in English. Ability
to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present
information in one-on-one and small group situations to other
employees of the organization.
MATHEMATICAL SKILLS - Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and
divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common
fractions, and decimals.
REASONING ABILITY - Ability to carry out detailed but uninvolved
written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems
involving a few concrete variables in standardized
Attention to Detail — Job requires being careful about detail and
thorough in completing work tasks.
Dependability — Job requires being reliable, punctual, responsible,
and dependable, and fulfilling obligations.
Integrity — Job requires being honest and ethical.
Adaptability/Flexibility — Job requires being open to change
(positive or negative) and to considerable variety in the
Cooperation — Job requires being pleasant with others on the job
and displaying a good-natured, cooperative attitude.
Self Control — Job requires maintaining composure, keeping emotions
in check, controlling anger, and avoiding aggressive behavior, even
in very difficult situations.
Independence — Job requires developing one's own ways of doing
things, guiding oneself with little or no supervision, and
depending on oneself to get things done.
Initiative — Job requires a willingness to take on responsibilities
Stress Tolerance — Job requires accepting criticism and dealing
calmly and effectively with high stress situations.
Concern for Others — Job requires being sensitive to others' needs
and feelings and being understanding and helpful on the
Climb or balance on step stools or ladders.
Operate floor jack and / or industrial power lifts as
Occasionally required to push/pull up to 1000 pounds carry/lift up
to 50 pounds and regularly lift
up to 25 pounds.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly
required to talk or hear and sit. The employee
is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms. Specific
vision abilities required by this job include
and attention to detail.
- Moderate to
high levels of noise – requires awareness to surrounding due to
equipment in use.
environment may be dusty, oily and/or slippery.
or steel toe safety shoes are required.
protective equipment (PPE) as required.
- Dust mask,
gloves and goggles may be required in designated areas.
statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of
work being performed by people assigned to this job. This job
description reflects management’s assignment of essential job
functions, which are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all
responsibilities, duties and skills required.
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