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Technician, Packaging, 3rd Shift

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The Technician is responsible for providing the Technical and Operational Skills needed to deliver world class results in the key areas of Line Efficiencies, Quality, and Cost while meeting our high standards of Safety, Customer Service, and Teamwork. 


Technician, Packaging, 3rd Shift

Belle Mead, NJ

Competitive Salary & excellent benefits package 


You’ll take full responsibility for your area of production – ensuring smooth running and troubleshooting problems. But the role is about more than just efficiency. Our commitment to innovation runs through the whole business. So we’ll look to you to spot and take every opportunity to improve quality, safety and performance.


You’ll succeed because… 

…you excel in a fast-paced, target-driven environment. You put your and your colleagues’ safety first. You speak up if you see that something could be done better. You’re a creative problem solver, open to change who wants to take responsibility for what you do.


You’ll love it because… 

…you’ll get to make an impact like never before. You’ll be responsible for your own projects - we can’t wait to listen to your ideas. The products you help us get out there will make people’s lives better. Our iconic brands will provide an incredible platform for you. And our dynamic, ownership-driven culture will help bring the very best out of you, every day. 

Technical and Operational Skills Required
  • Operate packaging line equipment like Can Depalletizers, Sorters/Orienters, Filler/Capper, Valve Inserters, Labelers, Sleevers, Heat Shrink Wrap Tunnels, Case Formers, Case Packers, Conveyors, Palletizers, Unitizers, Gasser, Crimper, Thermoform, Blister Machine, etc.
  • Operate packaging line and related equipment from startup; including all manual adjustments (like clearing jams), to shut down.
  • Troubleshoot packaging line equipment problems to determine root cause and make effective repairs and adjustments in a timely manner.
  • Performs scheduled Preventative Maintenance (PMs) to ensure equipment efficiency.
  • Ability to set up and change over all Packaging Line equipment in a timely manner to ensure minimum down time and smooth start up.
  • Use of computers for data entry and reporting purposes.
  • Achieves required OEE levels on assigned Packaging Line(s).
  • Follows all applicable waste, scrap reduction and recycling guidelines.
  • For future promotional opportunities, mechanical and/or electrical experience operating maintenance equipment like the lathe, drill press, welding equipment, power and hand tools, pipe threader, hydraulic press, band saw, table saw, etc. and appropriate measurement tools like micrometers, scales, gauges, PC for CCMail, on-line SPC, etc. 
  • Understands and is accountable for full compliance with RB local and Global EHS Policies and programs (i.e., PPE, HAZCOM, Lockout Tag Out, process safety, etc.)
  • Participation in EHS programs (i.e., Behavior Safety Observations, near miss reporting, etc.)
  • Timely completion of all EHS training
  • Accurate and timely completion of Inspections, reports and forms required to comply with EHS rules and regulations.
  • High School diploma or GED equivalent required
  • Minimum 3 years of relevant work experience in a team based manufacturing environment; on high speed packaging equipment preferred
  • Must be able to work any shift, weekends and mandatory overtime as needed
  • Demonstrated competency in attention to detail, accuracy, work standards, initiative and managing work  Must have strong communication skills and command of English, both verbal and written
  • Proficient with computers, software, and data processing
  • Must have working knowledge of OSHA requirements as they pertain to maintenance activities
  • Must be able to perform duties with minimal/no direct supervision
  • Strives for Continuous Learning to Keep Skills up-to-date.
Physical / Environmental Requirements & Conditions
  • Packaging Operator regularly works an eight (8) hour shift - overtime (including weekend work) is common and required.
  • Must be able to work any shift, weekends and mandatory overtime as needed.
  • Frequent lifting of tools and equipment up to 50lbs. is required.
  • Frequent reaching, bending, twisting, turning in performance of duties.
  • Walking, standing and climbing stairs and crossovers are common.
  • Work is indoors and temperatures are seasonably normal for factory/production operations.
  • Proper use of PPE is always required. 

In Return RB offer very competitive salaries with excellent benefits and the chance to progress your career within a truly global organisation.
RB is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by appropriate law. All hiring decisions are made based on merit, competence and business need.

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