Blending Supervisor Job Description Sample
Operations Specialist - Blending
The Operation Specialist is the floor leader of their assigned area. They work closely with the shift supervisor to assign and resolve employee issues. They are the technical expert within their area and are responsible for troubleshooting product and process related issues. They must be able to determine when to involve product development, quality, and/or maintenance and must be able to interact effectively and concisely with those support groups. The work shift is 3rd, and work hours are 10:45p - 7a.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Working closely with the Shift Supervisor, coordinate shift activities including shift assignments and employee problem resolution.
Troubleshoot problems, including:
Machine issues including adjustments to settings to try and get product within specification
Problem product issues
Escalate to next level if resolution cannot be determined
Scheduling trials of potential resolutions from the Product Development and/or Technical Services groups
Communicate all issues with Shift Supervisor and/or Department Manager
Follow-up on all issues to ensure resolutions work and are implemented in a timely manner
Approve the use of all production equipment prior to the start of each lot. Ensure rooms and equipment are properly cleaned, all necessary paperwork is present, and all materials required are available.
Support the Trainer and/or Training Department in getting training completed in your assigned area.
Maintain necessary paperwork (regulatory and departmental).
Audit process documentation and perform required inventory transactions.
Maintain inventory accurately
Overtime as required.
Knowledge and compliance of company policies and SOP's.
Knowledge and understanding of all of the cGMP's relating to this position.
High School Diploma or equivalent.
At least 2 years of department specific experience and be able to clean, set-up and operate the production equipment within the assigned area.
Must have a working knowledge and understanding of the machines, processes and products in assigned area.
Must have good math and reading skills
The ability to follow directions and work with minimal supervision.
Accuracy and attention to detail required.
Must demonstrate strong problem-solving skills and mechanical aptitude.
Use of personal computer operations is required, including spreadsheet and work processing packages. Good interpersonal skills are an absolute necessity.
Must be able to help train new employees to understand and meet operating procedures.
Must pass entrance assessments.
Skills and Abilities
- Work closely with Shift Supervisor to ensure department goals are achieved.
Work Environment / Travel / Physical Demands
Must be able to work in a dust environment with a wide range of raw materials.
Must wear personal protective equipment as required in specific assigned area.
Responsible for the safe operation and output of blended steel powder through computer operated mixing stations.
Follow all Hoeganaes safety policies and procedures.
Follow job specific Work Instructions which pertain to the job assignment.
Prepare blending operation by checking customer specifications.
Extract powder samples.Perform density and weight tests.Make adjustments to blends as necessary per customer specifications.
Maintain records of production activities as required.
Determine type, quantity, additives of material to be processed and sequence of operations, and of making alloy additions.
Monitor material flow, adjust screens, dampers, powder flow, feed rates, and other pertinent functions, based on material specifications.
Locate and transport processing materials between storage and process area.
Check processing instructions, determine and locate proper container and skid needed.
Record data on packaged and stored material.
Maintain a safe, clean work area.
Notify supervision of material location discrepancies, need for supplies, abnormal conditions, etc.
Perform minor maintenance on fork truck, set up and operate scales, etc.
Perform Packing Operator job functions.
Perform all tasks requested by the Supervisor and/or other management personnel.
This position description is not intended to be a detailed list of job functions or responsibilities. It outlines the essential functions of the job. An individual may be required to perform other duties from time to time. The company reserves the right to amend, change or delete the contents of this description.
We believe in respecting the rights of others. We will create a working environment where the abilities, differences and achievements of different groups are valued: an inclusive workplace. We want GKN to be a great place to work, where no employee is discriminated against, bullied or harassed.
Qualifications / Experience / Skills
High School diploma or GED.
2-5 years of previous experience in an industrial setting is preferred.
Ability to operate a forklift and pass required Company training.
Computer literacy and experience with Office Software is preferred.
Ability to work overtime on short notice is required.
GKN is a global engineering business. We design, manufacture and service systems and components for most of the world's leading aircraft, vehicle and machinery manufacturers. We are continuously evolving, pioneering new technologies and reinventing existing ones, stretching ourselves to better in everything we do. GKN operates three divisions: GKN Aerospace, GKN Driveline and GKN Powder Metallurgy employing 56,000 people in more than 30 countries.
GKN Sinter Metals is the world's leading supplier of metal powder precision components. Our global production and sales network employs approximately 6,000 associates in more than 30 facilities on five continents. With a history dating back to the 1930s, today we have production sites in Germany, Italy, South Africa, India, China, Brazil, Canada and the USA.
Diversity and Inclusion
As a global engineering company, innovation is what differentiates us from our competitors and is central to our success.
A balance of cultures, ethnicities and genders help bring new ideas and creativity to GKN. We need people of different backgrounds, with different skills and perspectives to spark originality, imagination and creativeness in our teams around the world.
GKN is an equal opportunity employer.
We treat all our employees and applicants fairly and are committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination or harassment against any employee or qualified applicant on the grounds of age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.
Ingestible Blending Operator
Ingestable Blending Operator
Ingestible Manufacturing Manager
Position Purpose and Objectives
Under direction, the Ingestible Blending Operator is directly responsible for blending raw materials according to written procedures, using a combination of tanks, agitators, pumps, heating and cooling systems and, all other applicable equipment to produce high quality and consistently repeatable liquid dietary supplement and beverage products.
Essential Job Functions
Receives bulk materials, weighs and subdivides materials in strict accordance with manufacturing procedures; loads into automatic equipment and makes necessary adjustments to ensure proper mix of ingredients.
Ensures equipment and working area meets all required sanitary standards; uses small hand tools to disassemble pumps, receivers, mixers and other equipment, cleans according to set procedures, and reassembles prior to mixing a new batch of product.
Performs all the job activities in a safety way in accordance with standard operating procedures and good manufacturing practices, without endangering the health or safety of self or others.
Assembles and disassemble and verify sanitation of all process equipment.
High attention to detail.
Daily calibration verification of department equipment.
Stages and verifies raw materials for blending operation.
Aseptically add materials to a blend tank.
Blends raw materials for a variety of products to specification.
Understands and follow blending procedures according to requirements.
Completes and maintain appropriate records accurately and timely.
Supports the investigation to resolve process and equipment problems.
Communicates and ensure compliance with all policies and procedures.
Assists other departments as needed.
Performs any and all duties as assigned by lead operator and manager.
Maintains an exceptionally clean work area.
Follows cGMP good documentation practices.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required
Basic understanding about the compounding work.
Thorough knowledge of manufacturing operations and equipment.
Ability to work and make sound decisions.
Able to support team initiatives to meet deadlines of production schedule.
Able to lift up to 75 lbs.
Able to obtain a forklift license and safely operate.
Good written and verbal English communication skills.
Responsible for helping in the elaboration of the production orders or batches.
Responsible for performing the work with safety and cleaning.
Responsible for assisting in the raw materials physical inventory.
Responsible for caring and maintain in good condition the scales and the equipment owned by the company.
- Climate controlled warehouse environment.
2 years experience in blending or compounding operations.
High School diploma.
Driven and detail orientated with excellent communication skills.
Basic math skills.
Must be able to lift 55 lbs. repetitively.
Must be able to follow the blending procedure instructions.
Must understand weights and measures.
Must be able to work independently with little direction.
Strong organizational skills.
- Self-motivated, team player and well organized.
Conagra Brands has the most energized, highest-impact culture in food. Our people persistently challenge and disrupt marketplace/business conventions and we are respected for our great brands, great food, great margins and consistent results. Conagra Brands, be part of building something BIG.
The blending operator is responsible for taking packaged raw ingredients, supplied in 50 lb. bags and boxes, removing their packaging and feeding them into a food industry-size blender. The bending operator will deposit a number of different raw ingredients into the blender based on the recipe of the product being produced. Blending operator is responsible for the sanitation and preventive maintenance of the blending equipment and blending department.
Conagra Brands is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, pregnancy, leave status, disability, veteran status, genetic information and/or any other characteristic or status protected by national, federal, state or local law.
Blending Operator, Seaford Delaware
JOB DESCRIPTION: FOR RENDERING BLENDING
HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA.
A SAFETY FIRST DRIVEN INDIVIDUAL WITH EXCELLENT COMMUNICATION SKILLS WHO MUST BE WELL ORGANIZED KNOWLEDGEBLE IN BASIC COMPUTER SKILLS. HAVE THE BASIC UNDERSTANDING OF SAFE HANDLING, STORAGE AND RESPECT FOR CHEMICALS MANDITORY.
EXCELLENT MATH AND PROBLEM SOLVING SKILLS ARE NECESSARY. PROPER SAMPLING METHODS AS WELL MUST HAVE THE ABILITY TO SUCCESSFULLY PERFORM DATA ENTRY. EVIDENCE PRESERVATION CHAIN OF OWNERSHIP UNDERSTANDING A MUST.
DUTIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:
RECEIVING AND OFFLOADING INCOMING INGREDIENT TRUCKS AND LOADING OUTGOING FINISHED TRUCKS HAVING PROPERLY PREPARED THE PLANT FOR THESE ACTIVITIES TO STORE OR LOAD OUT.( FULL INDEPENDENT KNOWLEDGE OF ALL ROUTING WITHIN THE BLENDING FACILITY.) THIS REQUIRES EXCELLENT PHYSICAL CONDITION AS THIS REQUIRES SOME CLIMBING.
FULL KNOWLEDGE OF THE BLENDING COMPUTER OPERATION THAT INCLUDES IMPUTTING THE SPECIFIC FORMULAS ACCURATELY AND CREATING THE NEEDED BATCHES FOR THE FORMULAS ACCORDING TO THE ISTRUCTIONS USING THE CORRECT INGREDIENTS AND SENDING TO THE CORRECT LOAD OUT BIN.
SAMPLING ALL INCOMING AND OUTGOING PRODUCT.
ASSISTING MAINTENANCE DURING BREAKDOWNS
MAINTAIN A CLEAN AND SAFE WORK ENVIRONMENT
FOLLOW A SCHEDULE
BE ABLE TO MULTI-TASK / COMMUNICATE RESULTS TO NEEDED PARTIES
MATCH LOADS WITH REQUIRED TRANSPORTATION IN AND OUT.
KEEP TRACK OF CHEMICAL USAGE AND PROPER WASTE DISPOSAL
PERFORM ENVIRONMENTAL TESTING AS NEEDED
OCCASIONAL OVERTIME, WEEKEND AND HOLIDAY WORK
Manager, Data Blending & Modeling
The Manager, Data Blending & Modeling is responsible for identifying business requirements, develop data models, perform data analysis, and write advanced SQL queries. Design and code complex stored procedures, and performance tune existing database processes. This position requires exceptional database development, data blending and problem-solving abilities and will report directly to the AVP of data foundation within Aramark's Data and Analytics Center of Excellence.
Design and develop database objects, tables, stored procedures, views, triggers.
Create code for data extraction, join, construct and access using stored procedures, and functions
Design, build and maintain ETL code that transforms data into various formats for storage and workflow/pipeline processing
Use of BI tools such as dataiku/Altryx tool to prepare, and Join the data for ad-hoc analysis and publish / productionize the blended data workflow for advance analytics and reporting.
Maintenance and support the data capture and blending processes/programs and update them with the latest change in the characteristics of the inputted data.
Regular performance tuning and update of data capture and blending programs to manage the response time as data size increases.
Participate in developing and enforcing data security policies
Work with customers, internal and external, to define and document the scope and functional requirements for data and reporting needs
Work independently on data warehousing tasks with minimal amount of supervision
Manage strategic projects and initiatives as assigned.
BS/BA degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field degree is preferred
Experience in building and maintaining data transformations (ETL) using SQL or scripting/programming languages such as R or Python
5-7 years of experience in data & analytics
Ability to analyze, troubleshoot and performance tune SQL
Hands-on with database performance, security and integrity
Experience in database design, development and data modeling
Ability to identify problems, and effectively communicate solutions to peers and management
Strong project planning and management skills
Ability to multi-task and manage multiple initiatives
Blending Technician 3Rd Shift
McCormick & Company, Incorporated is a global leader in flavor. Zatarain's, a leader in New Orleans cuisine owned by McCormick, is seeking an Blending Technician 3rd Shift at its facility located in Gretna, Louisiana.
With $4 billion in annual sales, McCormick & Company, Incorporated manufactures, markets and distributes spices, seasoning mixes, condiments and other flavorful products to the entire food industry – retail outlets, food manufacturers and food service businesses. Every day, no matter where or what you eat, you can enjoy food flavored by McCormick. McCormick makes every moment and meal better™. To learn more please visit us at www.mccormickcorporation.com.
As an employer recognized for our exceptional commitment to employees, McCormick & Co., Inc. offers a wide variety of benefits, programs and services which address the needs of employees and their families. Zatarain's benefits include, but are not limited to tuition assistance, medical & dental, disability, group life insurance, 401(k), defined contribution plan, paid holidays, vacation and sick leave.
The Blending Process Technician position exists to work with and monitor Condiment production activities to insure accurate and timely blending of raw materials to support daily operations on the Condiment production line. Under the general supervision of the Production Manager, this individual must be able to remain fully attentive of their work surroundings while working at a steady pace. They must be able to multitask and adapt to various work assignments, must keep their work area clean and follow all safety and Good Manufacturing guidelines. In addition, individuals must work well with others in a supportive team environment in order to meet production quality and quantity standards, while reducing waste and rework and minimizing downtime.
Accurately blend raw ingredients using production batch sheets.
Accurately batch condiments or dry blends.
Perform quality inspection of blends, including but not limited to, visual checks of raw materials and raw material consumption.
Process required inventory control transactions using SAP and accurately complete all necessary paperwork.
Perform daily housekeeping and allergen clean up duties in the work area.
Must have 1-2 years experience in food manufacturing with a strong background in blending.
High school diploma or GED equivalent.
Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds on a consistent daily basis.
Must be familiar with Microsoft Windows.
Should be able to work overtime on a frequent basis and on weekends a required by scheduling/production demands.
Have the ability to read, write and perform simple math calculations in order to accurately measure amounts of ingredients.
Be able to communicate effectively and work well with others.
Be able to work in a dusty environment with strong odors
Be able to bend and stoop.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities and skills required of personnel so classified.
Current McCormick employees who meet these qualifications and are interested in pursuing this position must notify their direct supervisor and their unit HR representative prior to applying.
First consideration will be given to employees who have been displaced from their jobs for positions with the same grade or lower. If there are no qualified candidates, all other employees will then be considered. No displaced employee will receive preferential consideration for a promotional opportunity.
McCormick may recruit external candidates concurrently in order to expedite the recruitment process. Qualified internal candidates will be considered before external candidates. It is the policy of McCormick and Company to select and promote for all positions without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Blending Operator/Compounder 2Nd Shift
Spectrum Brands – Pet, Home & Garden, based in St. Louis, Missouri, is a leading supplier of well-recognized consumer products globally for the pet supply markets, and nationally for the home, lawn and garden insect and weed control markets. The company delivers innovative products of outstanding quality for the pet owners of dogs, cats, birds, small animals, fish and reptiles. The company also delivers groundbreaking products of exceptional value and top-notch quality, so consumers benefit from insect and weed control solutions. The Home & Garden brands — Spectracide®, Garden Safe®, Hot Shot®, Cutter®, Repel®, Black Flag® and Liquid Fence® — and the Pet Brands — Tetra®, Instant Ocean®, Marineland®, 8-in-1®, Dingo®, FURminator® and Nature's Miracle® — are well-recognized by consumers for delivering exceptional value and trusted results.
This position is responsible for all aspects of setting up and running batches of seed blends to specification, and performs all duties involved in batching, including: picking batch components, dumping, compiling, and mixing components, cleanouts, maintenance, quality checks, and WIP storage. The Blending Operator understands the product flow process and procedures, and ensures consistent, efficient, and effective workflow through the department.
Primary Duties & Responsibilities
Operate machinery controlling mixers and silos, ensuring each component is included and mixed per the product master
Troubleshoot minor machine problems
Setup and adjust blending machinery as needed
Ensure all proper components are available for each batch run
Pick components for batches from Warehouse stock
Perform clean out procedures between product runs
Produce high quality batches and ensure accurate batch/inventory tracking
Understand, demonstrate and enforce safe work practices at all times. Must stay focused on maintaining a safe work environment
Assist with monthly inventories as needed
Comply with all Company policies and procedures
Other duties as assigned
Education and Experience Profile
High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
1 year related experience and/or training
Equivalent combination of education and experience
Forklift experience preferred
Ability to communicate effectively, read, comprehend basic instructions, short correspondence and memos
Must possess organizational and teamwork skills
Ability to add, subtract, and multiply
Ability to repetitively lift up to 50 pounds
Ability to stand for 10 hour shifts
High attention to detail
Exposure to hot and cold climate
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts
Clariant is a globally leading specialty chemicals company, based in Muttenz near Basel/Switzerland. On 31 December 2016 the company employed a total workforce of 17 442. In the financial year 2016, Clariant recorded sales of CHF 5.847 billion for its continuing businesses. The company reports in four business areas: Care Chemicals, Catalysis, Natural Resources, and Plastics & Coatings. Clariant's corporate strategy is based on five pillars: focus on innovation through R&D, add value with sustainability, reposition portfolio, intensify growth, and increase profitability.
Clariant Plastics and Coatings, USA is looking for a Blending Operator -2nd shift for it's Holden, MA location. The Blending Operator will work from production orders to mix and/or blend materials to be used in production. The Blending Operator operates as a team player to assist in meeting or exceeding customer expectations. Other duties may be assigned
Mix and/ or blend a wide variety of bulk materials to be used in production of plastic pellets
Transfer blended material into specified containers, close or seal or otherwise move to designated area
Seal, and/or label containers of finished product and move to designated area
Complete 5S daily requirement, cooperate and participate
Ensure participation and cooperation in company implemented ESHA programs. Follow all company safety rules
Work from production orders and formula sheets. Gather material, check identity, weigh and record weights
Operate fork lift truck and/ or other material handling equipment as necessary
Operate and schedule the pulverizer to maximize usage for supply of materials.
Accurately maintain necessary logs, data, or reports.
Cross Train in other departments as needed
High school diploma or General Education Diploma (GED).
Must be able to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating instructions and procedure manuals
Ability to write routine correspondence
Blending Team Member CP
PURPOSE AND ROLE:
TheBlending Team Member position is responsible for preparing blends according toformulations and procedures developed by the lab.
JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responsible for the accuracy of all base oil and additive inventory
Inventory count and reconciliation
Organize warehouse for cleanliness and safety at all times
Maintain all safety standards, including wearing PPE as required
Additional duties as assigned
High School Diploma or GED required
Minimum of six months or more of experience in a blending/packaging role.
Must be able to work any shift
Must be able to pass pre-employment assessment.
Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job including physical lifting of up to 50 lbs.
EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS:
Basic computer literacy
Must be capable of working in a team environment
Excellent organizational skills
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