Randstad Batch Maker in Lenexa, Kansas

Batch Maker

job details:

  • location:Lenexa, KS

  • salary:$16.50 per hour

  • date posted:Monday, July 9, 2018

  • experience:Director

  • job type:Temp to Perm

  • industry:Manufacturing

  • reference:S_660971

  • questions:mollie.fagan@randstadusa.com913-693-1895

job description

Batch Maker

Purpose: Responsible for carrying out and completing manufacturing tasks.

Essential Job:

Performs production procedures in accordance with Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), resulting in quality product.

Responsibilities:

Formulation Tasks: Gather chemicals from different storage locations (i.e. room temperature, coolers and freezers); use designated weights from 1 gm to 250 kg to verify scales; scoop and dump chemicals into containers up to 1,000 kg; place finished containers on a scale to verify gross weights; use a computer to capture production information; approve related reports and complete related documentation.

Blending and Milling Tasks: Check rooms and equipment for cleanliness and damage prior to use; locate formulated chemicals for charging into blenders; setup and operate blenders in accordance with required specifications; setup and operate pin mill system in accordance with required specifications; setup and operate nitrogen conveying system; setup and operate clean-in-place (CIP) systems; control and monitor processes with an operator interface terminal (OIT); use a computer to capture production information; approve related reports and complete related documentation.

Packaging Tasks: Use designated weights from 1 gm to 25 kg to verify scales are in specification; confirm material and supplies are staged; set up and operate automated packaging equipment within specified tolerances; fill powder into final containers up to 100 kg in weight; perform label reconciliation to ensure proper package labeling; move pallets of product to finished goods storage; approve related reports and complete related documentation.

Working hours: 7:00 PM - 7:30 AM

Skills:

--Must be able to properly gown and comply with all cGMP and PPE guidelines

--Set-up equipment ensuring operations are consistent with current operating procedures. Equipment components can weigh up to 50 kg and have critical tolerance requirements.

--Report equipment failures and work with repair personnel to correct problems

--Performs procedures resulting in the cleaning of manufacturing equipment and facilities.

--Continually increases proficiency and understanding of manufacturing processes and systems.

--Able to Read and understand all written procedures as outlined in SOP-s, Work Instructions and Master Batch Records (MBR).

--Completes all documentation in accordance with current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) and SOP.

--Perform operations in compliance with rules and in a safe, orderly manner.

--Participates in training programs as directed by the Department Supervisor. This may include monthly safety meetings, internal safety audits of operations, respirator training, and skill-based pay.

--Follow production procedures and safety policies at all time.

--Maintain good housekeeping in working areas.

--Reports any unsafe working conditions or safety concerns through the corporate Medgate system.

--Reports any property damage to the shift supervisor immediately

--Takes part in and contributes to a safe working environment by following corporate and departmental safety regulations.

--Use, clean, and store all personal protective gear appropriately

--Makes recommendations for continuous process improvements in the manufacturing area.

--Actively participates in Quality systems practices

Qualifications:

Education

--High school diploma or equivalent with good math and reading skills.

Experience

--Experience in a manufacturing environment preferably with cGMP or regulatory compliance practices.

--Demonstrated mechanical aptitude including previous maintenance experience with process equipment or mechanical systems.

--Dry product processing and packaging experience.

Knowledge and Skills

--Ability to read and follow written and verbal instructions.

--Ability to perform basic metric and other mathematical calculations.

--Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

Soft Skills

? Works as a productive member of a team

? Ability to effectively communicate with others.

? Basic mechanical aptitude

? Basic problem solving skills

Required

? Must be able to lift 5 pounds for a six hour period, or as required. Occasionally required to lift up to 50 pounds.

? Must be able to maneuver and position mechanical components up to 50 kg.

? Must be able to stand for long periods of time Must be able to work within a controlled space without excessive perspiration

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