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Summary of Responsibilities
The Kiefel Technician will take on a more technical role to manage the increased complexity of the new equipment.
Employees will be assessed throughout the program and their job performance to ensure they are successfully learning the necessary skills and qualifications.
In order to achieve this, we will be partnering with local educational institutions to develop and implement a comprehensive training program for operators to successfully troubleshoot, maintain and set up the equipment.
Due to the nature of our business, Baxter follows Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) which requires our employees to focus on cleanliness and contamination control.
Other aspects of GMP that must be observed are no makeup or jewelry in the production areas
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Operate the Kiefel, SAPA, Grinder and Blender in a safe manner.
Troubleshoot, set up and make equipment adjustments to produce a quality product in an efficient manner.
Perform complete changeovers.
Perform QA inspections and complete documentation following Good Documentation Practices (GDP) to support release of product.
Transport raw materials and finished products following safe lifting guidelines and utilize lift devices and material handling equipment.
Identify and implement minor equipment / process improvements to improve safety, quality and / or cost.
Visually inspect each filled bag assembly for proper fill volume, air volume, code number, expiration date, lot number, and other quality characteristics.
Pick up filled bag assembly from conveyor, position bag in over wrapper spec.
Complete basic Preventative Maintenance on equipment and active participation in TPM (Total Productive Maintenance) teams and improvements.
Successful completion of High School diploma or GED required (Proof will be requested)
Fast-paced environment, high pressure
Experience doing repetitive tasks
Manufacturing / Quality experience in a GMP environment
Excellent technical, problem solving, and mathematical skills
Experience in food or manufacturing industry
Demonstrated good attendance in present position.
Demonstrated good performance & good quality in present position.
Strong can do’ attitude, presenting a positive and optimistic approach to problem solving
Flexibility to work overtime as required.
Experience in successfully trouble shooting mechanical problems.
Demonstrated problem solving skills
Experience in working effectively both independently, and as part of a team.
Proven ability to be proactive and self-motivated on the job
Demonstrated ability to document data correctly per CA GPP 80.
Must have the ability to comprehend Baxter Specifications / SOP’s and determine appropriate corrective actions.
Baxter is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a medical condition or disability,