Production Technician 1 Feeder - 2nd Shift

  • Belleville, MI 48111, USA
  • Full-time
  • Shift: 2nd

Company Description

Valassis, a Vericast business, is the leader in marketing technology and consumer engagement. We work with over 60,000 companies and brands in a wide array of industries, partnering to anticipate consumer intent, inspire action, and create demand. NCH Marketing Services, Inc. and Clipper Magazine are Valassis subsidiaries, and Save.com is its consumer brand. Its signature Have You Seen Me?® program delivers hope to missing children and their families. Follow Valassis on LinkedInInstagramFacebook and Twitter.

WHAT'S IN IT FOR YOU?

Valassis offers a generous total rewards benefits package that includes medical, dental and vision coverage, 401K and generous PTO allowance. A wide variety of additional benefits like life insurance, employee assistance and pet insurance are also available, not to mention smart and friendly coworkers!

Job Description

Production Technician 1 Feeder 

JOB SUMMARY

  • Responsible for loading, unloading, and maintaining material to assigned machine units.

  • Responsible for the safe and efficient operation of assigned equipment (

  • Responsible for quality, output and production goals.
     

KEY DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Perform basic machine setup (including being able to work the machine interface or machine controls), adjusting machine components, and troubleshooting as needed. Respond to the indicator lights and display screens and know the actions required to mitigate the issue.
  • Verify correct material for production line, and load and unload materials into the machine.
  • Support and comply with safety and security policies to promote a healthy work environment, including housekeeping standards, and other duties as assigned.
  • Support and comply with internal and external audits, to include providing information, performing assigned tasks to ensure compliance, and preparing and maintaining evidence that key duties identified as internal controls have been performed. Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

EXPERIENCE

  • 0–1-year related experience (preferred).

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES

  • Ability to multi-task.
  • Ability to assess obstacles and make minor non-mechanical adjustments to ensure safety and maintenance procedures are followed.
  • Ability and knowledge to operate a pallet jack.
  • Ability to speak and communicate effectively utilizing the English language. (Preferred)
  • Basic math skills.
  • Attention to detail
  • Team player (works well with others).
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment (varying upon equipment).

EQUIPMENT/SOFTWARE UTILIZED

  • Pallet jack

COMMUNICATION AND CONTACTS

  • Communicate with team members.
  • Share equipment knowledge with team members.
  • Participate in the Team Business Meetings.

DECISION MAKING

  • Assist with work prioritization to meet production commitments and goals.

OTHER

  • Ability to work overtime beyond regular schedule to complete work assignments as required.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS / WORKING CONDITIONS

  • 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.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to carry up to 30lbs, push and pull up to 30lbs, twist, stand, walk, reach, and grip/grasp throughout the shift. Employees are also required to lift up to 30lbs, squat, and kneel occasionally. Lastly, employees are required to have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment (varying upon equipment).
  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts, airborne dust, paper particles, and industrial lift trucks. All work environments that exceed OSHA's standard on noise levels require associates to wear the hearing protection that is provided.
  • Disclaimer: Weight requirements may vary by location. Please contact HR Business Partner for further details.

Additional Information

Valassis considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin or ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other classifications protected by law. In addition, Valassis will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities by contacting our recruiting administrator at [email protected]

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