This position oversees and coordinates production room operations, including operating automated filling equipment in addition to assisting in various capacities with the production of Gilchrist & Soames products.
Operates all equipment in the production room.
Assists in the set-up and regularly scheduled maintenance / cleaning of production equipment.
Assists line operator with washouts, line clearance, and changeovers
Performs quality control checks on products to ensure standards are met and that all components match shop orders.
Works with operators and packers to ensure batch paperwork is complete, accurate, and done in a timely manner.
Leads the production team by training less experienced operators to properly operate, maintain, and clean equipment.
Assists operators with troubleshooting machine and equipment problems, product and component problems, involving maintenance and/or Quality Control as needed.
In coordination with the Production Supervisor will allocate resources to the appropriate equipment depending on scheduling demands and daily priorities.
Assists quality assurance, maintenance, and material handling as needed.
Complies with all Good Manufacturing Practices as outlined by G&S and governmental institutions.