Machine Operator, Greeley, CO
Why work at Crop Production Services (CPS)? Great question!
Safety is a core value at CPS. Keeping every employee safe, healthy and secure is our top priority. Nothing is more important than seeing our people go home safe at the end of every single day.
While working here you will have the opportunity to grow your career while helping us feed the future. We pride ourselves in hiring from a variety of backgrounds and truly believe that it is our differences that make us stronger so we hope you will join us.
In addition to exciting and challenging opportunities, CPS offers competitive salaries, great benefits and performance based incentives.
Outside of the skills and necessary qualifications, you will be committed to sustaining our safe and positive work environment while welcoming working side by side others in a diverse culture. Culture at CPS is the core of everything we do and all employees are respectful of diverse opinions and views.
Always wears the proper PPE and ensures all others follow PPE guidelines
Ensures while in production areas Safety glasses and steel toed shoes are worn at all times
All Materials are Labeled and are placed in their right locations
Understands and follows all Safety Policies and Procedures
Maintains a clean and safe work area
Attend Safety Meetings
Ensures the quality and integrity of all LPI Products
Ensures Raw Material meets LPI Standards
Monitors quality throughout the process
Ensures DPR (Defective Product/Raw Material Report) are complete and accurate
Communicates with QA when needed
Ensures bottles are free of spills, and are filled to the correct weight and level
Ensures correct coding of Bottles and Boxes
Ensures labels are applied correctly: Centered, Aligned, and Free of Wrinkles
Ensures the boxes have the correct quantity of bottles
Ensures Boxes are square, free of defects, and taped correctly
Ensures Capper is set up correctly and caps are applied correctly: tightened and aligned,
Ensures Sealer is set up correctly and the seals are complete and don’t allow product or air to escape
Ensures Taptone is set up correctly and rejecting bottles/caps that are not applied correctly, and labels that are not applied
Ensures equipment and machines are not damaging product
Assists in ensuring that the production line and areas are free of debris and clutter
Makes sure all pathways are clear and are free of obstructions
Makes sure Floors and equipment are clean and are in good running condition
Makes sure at the end of the shift your area/line is clean to LPI standards
Proficient in all equipment, machines, and processes on Lines 1 and 2, and the Tote and Drum Line
Understands Production Goals and Expectations
Take the correct amount of time for breaks and lunch
Understands and completes Operator PM’s
Proficient in Start-Ups and Machine Set-Up
Limits waste - including raw material, finished goods, rework, parts, chemicals, supplies, and time
Ensure the proper use of machines and equipment to prevent accidents and damage
Exhibits know-how of process equipment and machines
Ensures equipment and machinery are operating properly and at production standards
Coordinate with maintenance
Demonstrates a Sense of Urgency when production lines are not producing, while ensuring Safety and Quality are not jeopardized
Completes Downtime Log and ensure it is complete and detailed
Proficient Fork Truck Driver
Ensures Timely Changeovers and Conversions
Exhibits Leadership capabilities
2 years or more previous packaging, forklift, troubleshooting experience strongly desired
High School Diploma or equivalent strongly desired
Ability to work in a drug free work environment - required to pass the Drug & Alcohol Testing
Ability to work in a Safety First manufacturing facility required
Ability to work in a sustained fast-paced manufacturing line environment required
CPS, a Nutrien Company, is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. We encourage applications from all well qualified candidates who reflect the diversity of the regions where we operate. This includes recognizing the voluntary identification of status such as gender, sexual orientation, visible minority, Indigenous status, persons with disabilities, and veterans, where applicable.
If this sounds like a good match, apply now. You may be required to undergo a background check and substance test in accordance with CPS policies.
While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.