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Job Title: Manufacturing Technician I - Canister (Nights)

Department / Division: Manufacturing / Access Business Group, LLC.

Location: Ada, MI


What do we need:

We are looking for a Technician to help run the machines on our Canister packaging line. This position will be Sunday – Tuesday, 7pm to 7:30am.


What’s special about this job:

The Nutritional Products Plant (NPP) manufactures products for our Nutrilite Brand, including our top-selling product. As a Manufacturing Technician in the plant, you will be part of a collaborative team, learning all aspects of your area’s operations. This role will have a focused career progression with a skill development system that allows for multiple avenues to promotion. In this role, you will work in the canister area of the plant and will be on the night shift, working 3-day, 12.5-hour shifts, from 7:00 pm - 7:30 am, on Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday nights. This position may require an alternate work schedule for training in the first 5 - 7 weeks. 


How you would contribute to the role:

In this role, you will work in the Canister packaging operation. You will be responsible for machine set up and troubleshooting, including complete set-ups of the packaging equipment, and making adjustments to the equipment, as well as cleaning and sanitizing the equipment. You will perform detailed sanitation procedures, following the correct methods of sanitation, and will keep the production areas clean. 


You will also assist in the development of Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), training materials, and schedules. Since this is a GMP regulated plant, it will be important to complete and maintain all required records and documentation. As you develop in your career over time, you will train other team members on proper standards and operating procedures and will also provide peer reviews and feedback to team members as well.


Required Qualifications:

  • High School diploma
  • Strong attention to detail/safety and a high level of accuracy
  • Organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to lift and carry 50 lbs


Skills to be successful in the role:

  • The ability to trust and follow through on commitments with team members
  • The drive to understand the root cause of issues, and develop and enhance processes
  • Willingness to adapt to different approaches, ideas, tools, techniques, and processes
  • Prior experience with manufacturing food products, troubleshooting and repairing manufacturing equipment, or working in cGMP environment is a plus


NOTE: This plant manufactures products containing food allergens including but not limited to milk, soy, peanuts, tree nuts, wheat/gluten, fish, shellfish, and egg


*This position is not eligible for sponsorship*

Nearest Major Market: Grand Rapids

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