Compound Operator

Posted: 03/23/2021

SUMMARY
Set up equipment and make all standard adjustments to start up.  Run product in efficient productive manner.  Responsible for quality and quantity of production, inspection of product, packaging, and housekeeping around equipment.  Prepare daily production report. Must be able to work ANY shift.
 
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
-Monitors controls to ensure specified pressures, motor loads, speeds, temperatures, and weights.
-Ensure appearance, color and clarity of compounds produced.
-Positions and secures labels on bins and gaylords. Checks labels for accuracy of weights and formulation ID.
-Able to verify quality of product by visual and analytical checks.
-Observes operation of machine and verifies performance.
-Provide accurate daily production reports.
-Able and willing to climb silos.
 
QUALIFICATIONS  To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
 
LANGUAGE SKILLS  Basic reading and writing skills.
 
MATHEMATICAL SKILLS Must be able to add, subtract, multiply and divide as well as the ability to learn to use analytical tools to check for quality.
 
REASONING ABILITY Must understand and follow all safety regulations.
 
PHYSICAL DEMANDS  The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.            
                               -Able to lift 30 lbs. - 50 lbs.
 
WORK ENVIRONMENT  The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Must be team oriented and work well with others in order to obtain company goals.  Must have good housekeeping skills.