Material Handler And Production Assistant

Description SUMMARYPreparing raw materials for production and packaging of finished goods and bases to meet business requirementsESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES Receive materials into the computer system, print and apply all required labels. Locate materials and supplies by creating bar code labels and scanning them into their appropriate location(s). Ability to pick and palletize materials from a list, for production. Ability to pick and palletize materials from a list, for the Shipping Dept. Maintain material handling equipment by completing pre-use inspections. Attend regular GMP & Safety trainings, and successfully show subject matter retention Contribute to a team effort bringing improvement ideas regarding Time Management, Process Improvement, Safety Management, and Inventory Control. Label packaging and palletizing of material. Master SSOPs necessary for cleaning and sanitizing the production equipment. Thoroughly clean work area and utensils in a manner consistent with inspection criteria. Prepare equipment by setting controls weigh and load raw materials into the mixers. Produces product by mixing raw materials; monitoring and adjusting the mixing process. Master the necessary procedures to submit samples to QC or independent verifiers of quality. Maintain operations by following policies and procedures; reporting needed changes. Ability to measure, weigh, make, and test soap and sanitizer solutions. Maintain safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations. Follow safety guidelines and manufacturing instructions. Have the flexibility to work in either location and/or either shift with little notice. Assist shipping department loading and unloading trucks. Requirements QUALIFICATIONSTo perform the job successfully, an individual must be able to execute each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCETwo to Three years of Manufacturing Production Experience, is preferredLANGUAGE SKILLSAbility to:Read, write, comprehend written, electronic, spoken instructions, memos, correspondence, communicate verbally by phone and electronically in a professional manner in English.Effectively present information in one-on-one, large and small group situations.MATHEMATICS SKILLSAbility to: Compute in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Perform mathematical operations using various units of weight and volume.REASONING ABILITYAbility to:Work independently to define problems, collects data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.Develop positive customer relationships and respond to inquiries or complaints from customers in a proactive manner.COMPUTER SKILLSWorking knowledge of:Microsoft office and ability to learn and use all internal business software.Physical DemandsWhile performing the duties of this job:The employee is regularly required to stand, walk and sit.The employee must be able to operate a keyboard, calculator and telephone.Ability to accurately measure small quantities (as low as 1/th of a gram.)Job often requires lifting up to 50 pounds of product.WORK ENVIRONMENTRegular attendance is required with few unscheduled absences.Mandatory overtime is sometimes necessary.The work location is a manufacturing plant.Some dust may be present, smells may, at times, be unpleasant.Safety equipment is mandatory for several processes.
Polokwane, LP, ZA