Extruder Operator

Extruder Operator




Extruder Operator

Details of the offer

Job Location:: Washington Courthouse, OH : Washington Courthouse, OH

Red Collar Pet Foods is looking for an Extruder Operator to join our exciting new pet food business at one of our manufacturing plants. Who is Red Collar? We are pet people, and to us pets are family. We believe that they deserve good food made with wholesome and balanced nutrition in every bag and bowl. It is our commitment to quality ingredients and manufacturing exclusively in the U.S. which makes us all proud of our company and the pets we ultimately feed.

As part of our overall total compensation package, Red Collar Pet Foods offers a competitive benefits package to all associates which includes: Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance, Short and Long Term Disability, and 401k match. Associates are also immediately eligible (based on hire date) up to three weeks of vacation, Paid Holidays per year, Sick Pay, Maternity and Parental Leave and annual/quarterly bonus earning potential, plus many other ancillary benefits not listed here.

Purpose of Role

The Extruder Operator is responsible and accountable for assuring all formulas are manufactured according to Q and FS specifications and QMP standards in support of the Companys Quality and Food Safety principles.

Principal Accountabilities
Is the main point of contact for all resources in the processing area of the plant Coordinates all processing area activities and a safe, food safe, and efficient manner in alignment with shift, area, and plant goals Performs all assigned activities and job tasks within a line or area Operates equipment in a safe and efficient manner Takes corrective actions in solving problems to root cause level Assess equipment operating reliability and perform routine repairs, adjustments and malfunction troubleshooting Performs and/or works with Maintenance to complete equipment preventive maintenance Maintains accurate records of QC checks, production numbers or waste performance Performs all shift support documentation in a quality matter Performs QC tasks such as magnet checks, inspection of date codes, item numbers, dump logs, equipment attributes, all extruder and dryer system process control checks, etc. Demonstrates high degree of ownership for product quality: Performs all standard quality checks and other quality related duties Understands production schedules, production computer systems, work instructions and production inventories All associates are responsible for the safety, quality and food safety in their work area Demonstrate a quality culture in actions, words and spirit Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned by management

Functional Accountabilities
Assure the process equipment and all supporting processes are in compliance with Q and FS, QMP, and performance objectives at the following process flow points. This is subject to change based on operational requirements: Conditioning, Extrusion, Drying and Coating Q and FS Testing Equipment Other duties and responsibilities as assigned

Key Functional Skills/Knowledge
Team player, Action oriented, Problem solving abilities, Strong communication skills and Continuous self:development Must be capable of working at elevated heights and or confined space Wearing proper personal protective equipment (hair net, bump cap, ear plugs, safety shoes, and uniform) Bending, stooping, twist, turn, standing for extended time periods, reaching, climbing stairs, and lifting up to 55 lbs. Must be able to adapt to temperature and environmental extremes such as hot to cold, dust dirt and chemicals Knowledge of local, federal, and industry regulations with regards to: Food Safety (GMP, HACCP), Food Quality (Product and Process) Q and FS testing practices and procedures, QMP polices, and SPC


Minimum Qualifications:
Be 18 years of age or older Have a High school diploma, GED or equivalent education Must be willing and able to work and accept varying shifts and schedules Ability to und

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  • Production - Manufacturing / Quality Assurance


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