Shipping Scale Operator

Job Title

Shipping Scale Operator PBS

Job Description

SUMMARY : The main function of this position is to catch and sew bags of rice on the sewing line.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned. Responsible for food safety by following HACCP and Food Safety policies/procedures. Responsible for plant safety by observing persons entering your work area, asking if you can assist them and reporting unauthorized persons to your supervisor. Attend training as required or approved by supervisor.

Task 1 - Catch bags on the scale hopper

Task 2 - Sew bags of Rice

Task 3 - Shake down bags if necessary to be sewn

Task 4 - Remove bags from sewing line to be weighed

Task 5 - Aid in Sanitation

Task 6 - Clean the Magnets

Task 7 - Blow out the scales during changeover

Task 8 - Check weights on sewn bags

Task 9 - Do minor maintenance to sewing machines

Task 10 -Fill out SPC control charts

Task 11 - Place bags on table to be filled

Task 12 - Change date on dater

Task 13 - Adjust scales as needed

Task 14 - Work in other areas as needed

Task 15 - Wear personal protection equipment and work safely.

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SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: This job has no supervisory responsibilities

Basic Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform 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 EXPERIENCE:

Less than high school education; or up to one month related experience or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

LANGUAGE SKILLS : Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instruction, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.

REASONING ABILITY : Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS: N/A

PHYSICAL DEMANDS The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk and sit. The employees is frequently required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl and talk or hear. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision (clear vision at 20 inches or less); Peripheral vision, depth perception.

WORK ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moderate noise (examples: business office with computers and printers. Light traffic)

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Job requires repetitive motion of the fingers, hand, wrist, arms, shoulders, back and legs incurred during operation of sewing line.

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