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Florida’s Natural Growers
A Division of Citrus World, Inc.
20205 US Highway 27 North
Lake Wales, Florida 33853
(863) 676-1411
Job Title: Machine Operator 2/Break - PET
Company Name: Florida's Natural Growers
Reference: 17-166
Job Type: Full time
Job Status: Nights/12 hour shifts
Location: Lake Wales, FL
Company Info:

Florida's Natural Growers
Attn: Human Resources Department
20205 US Highway 27
Lake Wales, FL 33859
Website: http://www.floridasnatural.com

We are a Drug-Free and Alcohol-Free Workplace. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/D/V and a VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Academic:

High School Diploma or GED preferred.  Must be able to read, write and speak English and perform basic math.  Must be able to follow written instructions, safety information, SOPs and SSOPs.  MSSC-CPT, CQIA, or Lean Bronze certification preferred. Must be able to pass: FNG's Basic Skills Assessment, Mechanical Aptitude test with a minimum of 70% and Forklift Operator Basic Skills Assessment.

Experience:

REQUIRED: Machine operation experience, Manufacturing or packaging operation experience, Forklift operation experience. 

Must be able to work as a member of a team and be willing to cross train in other areas as needed.

Qualifications:

Must be able to lift 40 pounds repeatedly to supply materials to machinery.  Must be able to learn and use RFX coding equipment accurately.  Must be able to give breaks for: De-palletizers, Caser and Stacker as needed.  Maintain communication with blending.  Must be able to communicate with own team members, team members of other departments and management to effectively convey production related information.

Job Functions:

Give breaks for Line 10 Operators.  Perform daily and weekly clean up of manufacturing equipment.  Perform general housekeeping duties and maintain the work environment to meet GMP/Sanitation standards.  Accurately complete process documentation in a timely manner.  Maintain a neat and organized work area.  Assist operators with problem solving and adjustments.  Assist operators with product changeovers.  Work as a team to maintain flow of production through the line. Show continuous effort to maximize line production.  Assist in any area of the Business Unit as needed.  Ensure RFX reliability in production related packaging material.  Regular attendance required.  Must interact cordially with co-workers.

Additional Duties:

Perform any other duties assigned.

Compensation: $15.05 to 16.73 per Hr.
How to Apply:

Please visit our Human Resources Department to fill out an application and take required tests. Applications are accepted Monday thru Friday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm.

Resumes that are emailed for this position will not be considered. It is required that you apply in person.