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Berry Global INSPECTOR/PACKER in PRINCETON, Indiana

Overview

At Berry, we are committed to our mission of ‘Always Advancing to Protect What’s Important.’ With $13 billion in revenue, we are a leading global supplier of a broad range of innovative nonwoven, flexible, and rigid products used every day within consumer and industrial end markets. We operate over 290 manufacturing facilities worldwide, on six continents, and employ over 48,000 individuals.

Are you looking for an inclusive organization with a fast-paced environment? We work with many of the world’s leading brands to bring them value-added protection solutions. We foster an environment of team players who embrace our strong ties to the communities in which we work and serve. Become part of a place where your work is valued. Join our growing team today.

SUMMARY

This position is responsible for performing product inspections to determine conformance with specifications and packaging these products according to customer requirements.

Responsibilities

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Ensure safety procedures are followed at all times and immediately report unsafe working conditions or mechanical safety problems to the Shift Supervisor.

  • Understand the product line. Know the function of the product and any potential product defects that can adversely affect the function or application of the product.

  • Perform production verifications at the start of an order and each shift.

  • Perform the required visual inspections at the beginning of each shift and at the interval specified in the data acquisition software. Immediately notify the Manufacturing Coordinator if any defects are found.

  • Utilize the data acquisition software to determine which gauging (if necessary) must be performed during the production run to ensure quality standards are met.

  • Keep accurate documentation in the data acquisition software during the production run.

  • Inspect parts on the conveyor belts and in product containers throughout the shift, and perform liner inspections as required.

  • If applicable, periodically check the glue tank level to ensure a proper supply of glue is available to the machine.

  • Properly package and handle the production per the assigned manufacturing specification.

  • Accurately record scrap and place the scrap in the proper containers.

  • Assist in the performance of machine startups, shutdowns and line clearances.

  • Keep machine downtime to a minimum.

  • Keep the workstation clean and neat at all times by utilizing good housekeeping practices.

  • Participate in Lean and Safety programs.

  • Follows applicable Food Safety and cGMP polices.

  • Assist in the training of fellow associates.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

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

  • High school diploma or GED.

  • Strong organizational and interpersonal communication skills (written & oral).

  • Ability to work with minimal supervision and to follow written instructions and techniques.

  • Ability to be trained on the use of powered industrial trucks.

  • Previous manufacturing experience is preferred.

LANGUAGE SKILLS

Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.

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.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

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 walk; stand for extended periods; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear. The employee is frequently required to balance and stoop, kneel, or crouch and occasionally required to climb or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds with assistance.

Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Must be able to operate a fork truck and other powered industrial equipment in a safe manner consistent with OSHA standards.

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 exposed to moving mechanical parts. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud and requires hearing protection.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Location US-IN-PRINCETON

Job ID 2020-7378

Position Type Regular Full Time

Category Manufacturing

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