Newell Brands POC Associate in Shelbyville, Tennessee

Position Title: POC Associate

Reports to: Operations Supervisor

Location: Shelbyville, TN POC

Shift: B shift - 4:00pm to 12:30am, Monday thru Friday, overtime and weekends as needed

Job Summary:

The POC Associate is responsible for working within a team of associates packaging and processing orders utilizing packaging equipment and/or display lines in a manner that meets company standards for safety, quality, productivity and accuracy.

Job Duties:

Maintain safe work environment by watching out for foot traffic; following standards and procedures; complying with operating policies and regulations; wear all required safety PPE and operate all work duties in a safe manner following proper procedures

• Responsible for the operation of assembly, packaging and labeling machines

• Process orders and inventory by accurately entering production, material transfers and returns into the computer using SAP

• Use Radio Frequency (RF) scanner/hand held gun and powered equipment (stand up forklift, etc.) to perform internal warehouse transactions such as transfer requests/transfer orders (TR-TO), product moves, returns

• Fill and move product, seal, pack and unpack boxes

• Set-up and repair equipment and tooling. Perform machine changeovers, basic routine maintenance and necessary mechanical adjustments as needed

• Ensure standard quality checks are performed properly and regularly

• Complete necessary paperwork to record production and quality performance on a daily basis.

• Take individual responsibility in keeping work area organized and clean

• Must be able to work in any area as needed, including duties consistent with both packaging and driving powered equipment to process orders

Minimum Qualifications:

• HS Diploma or equivalent (GED) preferred

• At least 6 months prior experience operating machine or equipment in a manufacturing environment

• Ability to read, write and perform basic math skills with strong attention to detail including speed and accuracy in counting and verification

• Highly motivated team player, willing to accept additional responsibilities and strive for continuous improvement

• Excellent communication skills

• Interact with and work well with others in various fast changing environments/ situations

• Ability to prioritize, manage time and carry out multiple tasks simultaneously

• Must be able to work overtime as needed

Essential Functions

• Considerable physical effort lifting and moving material or objects that are average weight continuously and heavy weight material or objects frequently

• Ability to move inside warehouse and remain in stationary position up to 10 - 12 hours

• Bend, stretch, and reach low and high places frequently

• Operate buttons on computer and RF guns

• Ascend/descend ladder

• Move light weight objects or material overhead occasionally

• Engage in full manual dexterity in both hands and wrists

• Ability to work in high places of 35-40 ft. and look up to high places by bending neck.

Manual Effort Applied

Negligible --Up to 1 lb

Very Light --Over 1 lb. and up to 5 lbs

Light --Over 5 lbs. and up to 25 lbs

Average --Over 25 lbs. and up to 50 lbs

Heavy --Over 50 lbs

Time Effort Applied

Rare --Up to 15%

Occasional --Over 15% and up to 40%

Frequent --Over 40% and up to 70%

Continuous --Over 70%

Occasional --Over 15% and up to 40%

Newell Brands (NYSE: NWL) is a leading global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate, Sharpie, Dymo, EXPO, Parker, Elmers, Coleman, Marmot, Oster, Sunbeam, FoodSaver, Mr. Coffee, Rubbermaid Commercial Products, Graco, Baby Jogger, NUK, Calphalon, Rubbermaid, Contigo, First Alert and Yankee Candle. For hundreds of millions of consumers, Newell Brands makes life better every day, where they live, learn, work and play. Newell Brands and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and comply with applicable employment laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled are encouraged to apply.