DuPont Packaging Technician in New Century, Kansas
Packaging Technician (Job Number: 195728W-01)
DuPont is seeking a team-oriented Blending Packaging Technician in our New Century, Kansas facility. This position is a Monday – Thursday position with the hours of 3:45pm to 2:45am.
As a Blending Packaging Technician, you will use your keen attention to detail and organizational skills to maintain the safe and efficient operation, troubleshooting, preventive maintenance, and general maintenance of all automated, semi-automated and manually operated packaging equipment.
As a Blending Packaging Technician at this facility, you will be exposed to various conditions such as excessive dust and powders. You will be required to wear a Powered Air Purifying Respirator (PAPR).
This position also requires physically moving boxes and bags of up to 55 pounds, as well as forklift operation.
Other responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Safe and effective operation and preventive maintenance of all automated and manual equipment
Proper handling, packaging and labeling, coding and marking of product; Data entry into Microsoft Word/Excel
Accurate and timely sampling and reporting of production and packaging usage to production management
Accurate and timely reporting of production and transfers
Safe, healthy and clean work environment. Report all accidents or near misses to supervisor
Timely back up of other production staff
Regular on time attendance
Effective and efficient I/return and/or remelt processing
Proper communication with maintenance is required concerning the performance of equipment
Effective evaluation of the quality of all packaging raw materials consumed in the operation
Housekeeping: Insure all production areas are kept clean and free of clutter
All change overs are completed in an efficient and timely manner
Help to implement and maintain 5’S structure
The following are required:
High School diploma or equivalent
Strong organizational skills
High attention to detail
Ability to lift up to 55lbs
Ability to work independently and as a team
Ability to wear a PAPR - Powered Air Purifying Respirator
The following are preferred:
Two year technical degree
Previous forklift experience
Previous experience in a production environment
Experience working with SAP
Primary Location: NA-United States-Kansas-New Century
Organization: Nutrition and Health
Education Level: High School Diploma/GED (±11 years)
Employee Status: Regular
Job Type: Entry Level
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