The Coca-Cola Company Machine Operator - LVL3 (Third Shift) in Northampton, Massachusetts
Why Join Coca-Cola North America?
It’s an exciting time to work in The Coca-Cola Company’s flagship market. We’re accelerating our momentum as the fastest-growing large consumer goods company in North America by putting people at the heart of our business and everything we do – whether we’re innovating to give consumers the drinks and packaging sizes they want, or building our eCommerce capabilities. People are our focus when we’re collaborating with our diverse network of locally-connected bottling partners, and when we’re returning every drop of water we use to communities and nature. And people – with the different backgrounds, skills and perspectives they bring to our workplace – are helping transform our business, one big idea at a time. We empower our employees to challenge the status quo, make bold recommendations, experiment and adapt, so we can grow together and make a great business even better.
About the role?
- Follows established procedures and guidelines to manufacture the organization’s products according to production specifications and schedules; operates machines and production equipment safely and in accordance with instructions; monitors the quality of output to identify, discard or re-manufacture faulty products; maintains accurate daily production records. Individual contributor that works under limited supervision; applies subject matter knowledge; requires capacity to understand specific needs or requirements to apply skills/knowledge.
The Machine Operator is responsible for, but not limited to the following:
Production Operators are responsible for operating and maintaining all or some of the following equipment: Casers, Depalletizers, Palletizers, Single Filers, Laners, Conveyors, Ink Jet Coders and Forklifts.
Daily operation of packaging equipment safely and efficiently to produce top quality products
Assist with product/package/code changes on empty bottle depalletization
Complete and accurately document all activities during shift
Maintain equipment per manufacturers and internal specifications by ensuring the completion of PM’s, initiating work orders, and integrating into the maintenance team during rebuilds and supplementary repairs.
Perform all Packaging Operator CIP duties and surface foaming with mechanical/manual cleaning for all other areas.
Perform quality inspections on materials and finished product. If out of specification conditions are observed, notify responsible personnel and assist in resolution as appropriate.
Participation in pre-shift meetings, team assignments and audits.
Comply with all standard safety practices, safety rules, GMP and all CCNA rules and policies. Report and/or correct safety issues. Maintain proper safety conditions of equipment and surroundings.
All other duties as assigned
Business Etiquette: Ability to communicate with others, via telephone or in person, in a professional and helpful manner while simultaneously building credibility and rapport. This includes the ability to understand, be diplomatic and tactful, demonstrate appropriate behavior in social situations and maintain composure in negative circumstances in order to achieve results.
Database and System Knowledge: The knowledge and skills required to access and collect data via Company-approved databases or the Internet. This includes the ability to complete electronic forms, produce accurate reports, conduct investigative research, explain data and communicate results. This includes maintaining current knowledge and keeping up with new releases.
Safety Procedures: Knowledge of and ability to proactively recognize and report safety issues or incidences and maintain a clean, safe work environment (e.g., customer safety, keeping work aisles clear, sanitary health practices, proper placement of tools and machinery, etc)
High School Diploma required.
Must be able to demonstrate proficiency in MS Office including Word, Excel and be capable of learning SAP Inventory Management and LIS software programs.
Candidates must be detail-oriented, with strong organizational skills.
Must be able to read, write, speak and comprehend English.
Solid interpersonal and problem solving abilities.
Must be able to multi-task in a fast- paced, stressful environment with minimum supervision.
Ability to work extended hours, weekends and/or holidays as required.
Follows established procedures and guidelines to form a variety of simple, manual tasks that form part of a production process; loads materials into production machines;
removes packs and sorts raw materials or finished products;
Collects and disposes of garbage and production waste; cleans production equipment and work areas.
Individual contributor representing the most common entry point for this career stream; works under direct supervision.
Our Purpose and Growth Culture:
We are taking deliberate action to nurture an inclusive culture that is grounded in our company purpose, to refresh the world and make a difference. We act with a growth mindset, take an expansive approach to what’s possible and believe in continuous learning to improve our business and ourselves. We focus on four key behaviors – curious, empowered, inclusive and agile – and value how we work as much as what we achieve. We believe that our culture is one of the reasons our company continues to thrive after 130+ years. Visit Our Purpose and Vision (https://nam01.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.coca-colacompany.com%2Fcompany%2Fpurpose-and-vision&data=02%7C01%7Cdeborajohnson%40coca-cola.com%7C4030e12307944ad589b108d860a30d36%7C548d26ab8caa49e197c2a1b1a06cc39c%7C0%7C0%7C637365600723711258&sdata=%2BgwOqwROOZ9ELsseYNCXi%2B3HyZOlPO7LR%2Fde3n0%2Ft6I%3D&reserved=0) to learn more about these behaviors and how you can bring them to life in your next role at Coca-Cola.
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