Extruder Operator

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    Phoenix, AZ 85001
    Full-time, Part-time
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    Job Description

    You already LOVE us

    Shearer's is a privately held producer, leading co-manufacturer and distributor of quality snack foods sold under the Shearer's brand, and other private labels. Ranking number one in private brand and contract manufactured salty snacks, as well as the number two supplier of private brand cookies and crackers in North America, you love our products, although you may not be familiar with our name!  We utilize our manufacturing expertise to serve as a strategic supplier to our partners, who are nationally recognized retail and restaurant brands. With exceptional competence in product development, manufacturing, marketing, and distribution, we continue to embrace significant growth in each segment of our business. Headquartered in Massillon, Ohio, we have over 5,000 associates in 12 state-of-the-art manufacturing and distribution sites in North America. You can visit our website at www.Shearers.com

    At Shearer's, we provide the safest environment possible for our employees by providing proper PPE (Personal Protective Equipment), frequent and thorough sanitation practices, social distancing, daily temperature checks, as well as virtual interviewing options.  Safety is our absolute priority.


    Extruded Operator

    Shift: Nights, 6:00 PM - 6:00 AM (2,2,3)

    Your seat at the table

    They will have responsibility of communicating changes and plans to associates in immediate area and supervision. There will be a required set of tasks to be performed on a computer at specific times throughout the shift.

    What you bring to the table

    Attendance - Good attendance is a must for the Machine Operator. This is a skilled position that requires the associate be reliable on a constant basis. Associates will be evaluated on a case by case basis prior to selection.

    Safety Mindset - Create a safety and health workplace; make SSW a priority.

    Language Skills - Must be able to read, understand and effectively communicate to associates in immediate area. The Machine Operator is also responsible for communicating issues to supervision and maintenance when they arise.

    Mathematical Skills - Must be able to do simple math, conversions (mm - in., g-oz), and use formulas to compute running rates.

    Leadership - The Machine Operator will be the example for the line, as such they will need to follow all policies/procedures set forth by Shearers Foods LLC. The Machine Operator must have the ability to work well with others.

    Reasoning Ability - Ability to apply common sense understanding and carry out written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems in common operating situations.

    Troubleshooting Skills - Must have ability to work through problems backwards to find root causes and address issues.

    Computer Skills - Must have basic computer skills required to run production. Verification's on computer will be done routinely throughout the day.

    Time Management - Will have to effectively manage his/her own time. Quality verification will be performed at specific intervals throughout the day. The Machine Operator is responsible for completing changeovers in allotted time as well as planning his/her breaks around lulls in activity.

    Flexibility - The Machine Operator may need to be flexible for the training period and be available for pre-shift meetings when applicable. Must be able to work weekends and overtime when needed.

    Physical Demands - The Machine Operator must be able to move, twist, or lift up to 60lbs. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision and ability to adjust focus. Team Member must be able to be on his/her feet for twelve (12+) hours, to keep up with a fast, repetitious pace and to do repetitious lifting.

    We Offer a Feast of Benefits

    Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Flexible Spending Account, Retirement Savings Plan with Match, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, Group Critical Accident Insurance, Group Critical Illness Insurance, Employee Assistance Plan and numerous opportunities to volunteer in the communities in which we operate.

    You will be considered for employment in our inclusive workplace

    Because at Shearer's, we are committed to providing equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

    This is your invitation to apply now

    Posting ID: 620947266Posted: 2021-05-15Job Title: Extruder Operator