Dec 06, 2018

Production Team Leader

  • ITS
  • Aurora, OH, USA
Full time Manufacturing

Job Description

Berry Global (NYSE: BERY) is a $7B global manufacturer and marketer of plastic packaging products. Headquartered in Evansville Indiana, Berry operates over 125 global manufacturing facilities and employs over 23,000 individuals. At Berry Global, we pursue excellence in all that we do and are always advancing to improve the way we work along with the products and services we provide. With our proven expertise in packaging and protection solutions, and our dedicated insights team that follows trends across a wide range of industries, we are uniquely positioned to serve a broad range of markets and customer needs. Our culture fosters trust and partnerships through appreciation, acknowledgement, and inclusion. Here at Berry we are continuously improving to support our mission and exemplify our values of partnerships, excellence, growth and safety. We encourage you to be a part of Berry Global, the company that is always advancing to protect what’s important!

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Set up and operation of extrusion equipment in accordance with established guidelines (i.e., correct resin, additives, line speed, temperature); performs proper adjustments to maintain safety, quality, and production standards
  • Maintains a safe and clean workplace by supporting safety initiatives and promoting safe behaviors of others
  • Supports Production Supervisor in planning and execution of production activities, including break relief for staff, facilitation of pre-shift meetings, work assignments, and scheduling priorities; supervises and directs production activities in the absence of Production Supervisor
  • Assists with review of quality throughout shift to ensure conformance to standards; partners with Quality and Production management to address concerns as needed
  • Assists with preliminary troubleshooting of equipment and processes malfunctions as needed; escalates concerns to Production Supervisor and/or Maintenance for resolution as needed
  • Assists with facilitation and maintenance of training in accordance with established policies and procedures
  • Assists with preparation of production reporting and documentation including daily production labels, data entry, and production records; reviews reports for accuracy
  • Observes all Plant safety, quality and production policies
  • Performs related duties as assigned

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • 3+ years manufacturing experience; blown film extrusion or film converting experience preferred
  • Ability to utilize a variety of computer software
  • Mechanical and troubleshooting ability
  • Ability to lift, push, or pull up to 50 pounds unassisted
  • Ability to work overtime and/or extended shifts as needed
  • Strong verbal and writing skills
  • Good general math skills
  • Ability to effectively communicate and work collaboratively with others

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