Newell Brands Technician Auto & Manuf I in Erlanger, Kentucky

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Jarden Plastic Solutions is a division of the Jarden Corporation (NYSE: JAH), a $2.6 billion dollar product portfolio managed organization based in Rye, NY. Jarden Plastic Solutions' strategies and operations reflect the company's total solutions approach and reinforces its commitment to continued innovation and growth in high-volume, precision injection molding for the healthcare, precision consumer, lawn/garden/recreational sports, and closure markets.

Employees of Jarden Plastic Solutions thrive in an exciting and fast-paced environment. Committed to excellence, our employees are passionately dedicated to the success of our customers and the growth of our business.

Jarden Plastic Solutions actively develops employees, supplies the necessary tools for each employee to succeed, and provides a workplace embracing diversity-recognizing and respecting the value of each individual.

Responsibilities

Position Summary

Works in a team manner with the Supervisor to perform the technical requirements of the shift to support the manufacturing operations at the facility. Performs set-ups, preventative maintenance, and process trouble-shooting and equipment repairs as needed.

Primary Functions

  • Ensure all machinery, equipment, building structures and facilities are maintained and functioning properly.

  • Performs maintenance on all manufacturing and facility equipment, such as mold presses, auxiliary equipment and miscellaneous plant equipment.

  • Participates in the maintenance of the preventative maintenance program insuring optimum machine utilization.

  • Recommend and lead innovative improvements to upgrade equipment and processes.

  • Ensure accuracy of maintenance history records for all equipment.

  • Interface with production when necessary to schedule equipment maintenance.

  • Troubleshoot and repair both mechanical and electrical problems on equipment and provide timely short-term and long-term recommendations.

  • Where applicable, provides timely and detailed information to management on equipment status, issues, corrective actions, and updates on activities that had taken place during the applicable shift.

  • Shows proactive thinking in training and development of shift personnel to maximize efficiencies in the shift operation. Coordinates with production and tooling on all issues that are beyond the skill level of the shift team to ensure accurate communication of needs for repair and timeliness for completion.

  • Supports a quality first approach to daily tasks to provide the best product to our customers.

  • Understands and follows plant safety rules.  Helps to identify and eliminate any safety hazard or concern.  Assists in monitoring of quality of work output.

  • Maintains compliance with company policy and procedures.

  • Maintains a clean, neat, and orderly work area.

  • Responsible for reporting any problems or concerns to direct Supervisor. 

  • Maintains good working relations with all other employees.  Strives to have no conflicts with other employees.

  • Requires regular attendance to perform essential element as contained herein between the assigned start and end times for work.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Key Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent.

  • Self-motivated to learn and perform job tasks to meet or exceed customer and company expectations.

  • Demonstrates the capacity to work at an efficient rate to meet production goals and standards.

  • Effectively communicates with others both verbally and in writing.

  • Ability to work 12 hour shifts, as applicable.

Physical Requirements

The conditions herein 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 essential job functions. Please refer to the Physical Job Description, which is contained as a separate document, for more detail.

Environment: Normal manufacturing environments; work with machinery and media in or around confined spaces; exposure to chemicals, grease and oils. 

Physical: Sufficient physical ability to perform heavy lifting and carrying; reaching, kneeling, crawling, climbing; standing for moderate periods of time. 

Vision: See in the normal visual range with or without correction; vision sufficient to read computer screens and printed documents.

Hearing: Hear in the normal audio range with or without correction.

Other: Ability to work overtime or occasionally on weekends with short notice.

The above statements describe the general nature and level of responsibilities for this position, and are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of this position. Company management may assign other relevant, business-related duties.

COMPANY: Alltrista Plastics LLC

Requisition Id: 112636

Location: KY - Erlanger

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