Abbott Filling Operator - Casa Grande, AZ Plant (Day Shift) in Casa Grande, Arizona

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Job Summary:

Perform the general activities pertinent to the department by having a working knowledge of equipment and procedures pertaining to the function assigned. The Powder Packaging Operator is responsible for the operation and daily maintenance of packaging equipment, line support, in-process testing, documentation, completing work orders, material inventory tracking and area sanitation.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Ensure proper operation of labelers and overcappers, ensure correct labels and overcaps for product being filled are used, and ensure daily maintenance of labelers and overcappers

  • Changeover of equipment and track work for various can sizes

  • Routine PM’s for equipment

  • Pull samples as required

  • Hand and Auto Packers/Palletizer Tray/Shrinkwrapper

  • Auto or hand casepacking/traywrapping and pallet stacking of all products

  • Ensure proper operation of equipment

  • Perform outgoing inspection per work order requirement

  • Stretch wrap finished pallets and supply lid feed system

  • In-Process Testing/Documentation Line Support

  • Forklift Operation - Ensure adequate line supplies of products and materials

  • Staging and removal of pallets

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma/GED required

  • Familiarity with Abbott policies, procedures and products

  • Equipment procedures for each product family, workorder procedures and documentation, safety training, forklift license, methods for proper lubrication of equipment (PM’s), use of hand tools and equipment training

  • Verbal instructions

  • Recognize signs

  • Read & write

  • Follow simple written directions

  • Prepare simple reports

  • Follow complex written directions

  • Routine machine operations

  • Reading gauges & instruments

  • Production Records

  • Use of hand tools, addition, subtraction, multiplication, decimals, division, fractions and proportions

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.

To request accommodation, please call 224-667-4913 or email corpjat@abbott.com