AM General Utility Bindler in Reading PA

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Godiva Chocolatier
Title: 
AM General Utility Bindler
Date: 
10/11/2021
Job ID: 
JR15262
Location: 
Reading PA
Degree: 
Not Specified
Salary: 
Not Specified
Job Types:
Production Worker, Utilities/Refrigeration

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SUMMARY:

Primary function is to perform any available utility work consisting of mould feed/swaps, supplying trays, foam, or other packing supplies to the line, washing moulds, melting chocolate, supply inclusions at drop areas, all functions at decorator area and housekeeping duties. All duties are at Leader discretion based upon crewing and scheduling requirements.

ADDITIONAL SUMMARY:

When an 5:00 start is needed to help feed moulds, this position will be first to cover that need. This position will also perform the Backup Mould Feed function and Machine Operator functions when needed.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING. OTHER DUTIES MAY BE ASSIGNED.

  • Perform Utility functions of Supplying packing materials to the Line Equipment and Packers.

  • Mould swap as instructed with specific gaps in line for changeovers, inspect moulds for spots and remove, and dislodge any excess candy from moulds

  • Monitor detractor switch for stringing marbleized pieces, and fill mini temper unit.

  • Wash Moulds

  • Supply Inclusions

  • Melt Chocolate

  • Adjust Demoulder as needed

ADDITIONAL DUTIES

  • Back Up functions in the following order; Mould Feed, Machine Operator

  • Performing Machine Operator function will qualify for that higher rate of pay

  • Follow all Standard Operating Procedures

  • Train new employees as required

  • Shut down line if serious safety or quality problem arises

  • Comply with all safety policies, report safety violations, and attend team and safety meetings

  • Report problems regarding food safety to supervisor or manager.

  • Maintain home department in a clean and orderly manner

  • Follow all GMP Guidelines

  • Perform other related duties as requested by leader

  • Required to work until end of production shift daily

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITY:

None

QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

REQUIRED ACTIVITIES:

Rarely, once a day or less:Lifting/Carrying 51-100+ pounds, Crawling, Work on Computer

Sometimes, 2 hours per day or less: Pushing/Pulling Up to 100+ pounds, Sitting, Walking, Climbing Legs Only (Stairs), Kneeling

Frequently, 2-4 hours per day: Lifting/Carrying 26-50 pounds, Squatting/Crouching, Writing, Reading

Routinely, > 4 hours per day: Lifting/Carrying up to 25 pounds, Reaching Forward (>22 ), Reaching above shoulders, Standing, Bending, Twisting

OCCUPATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

Vision: Far, near, color, depth perception

Hearing

Twisting of the Head and Neck

Grasping: Light, R/L, Firm, R/L

Talking

Repetitive use of Hand: R/L

OTHER REQUIREMENTS:

  • Perform Under Time Pressure

  • Variable Type of Work

  • Working More than 5 days/week

  • Job Rotation

  • Overtime

  • Work Shifts > 8 hrs.

ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS:

Rarely, once per day: Temperature (Cold) Dust, Fumes or Gases (inhalation), Mechanical Work

Sometimes, 2 hours per day or less: Temperatures (hot), Elevated Work Surfaces

Frequently, 2-4 hours per day: Working Alone

Routinely, more than 4 hours per day: Moving Machinery, Noise (>85 dBA)

NON-STANDARD PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT:

Routinely, more than 4 hours per day: Hearing Protectors

REQUIRED COMPONENTS: (UTILITY MOULD FEED ONLY)

Pre-Assignment: Math Test, Physical Ability Test, HAACCP Test

Periodic Annual: Electric Fork Lift License, Audiometric Test

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS

Ability to add and subtract three or more digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10 s and 100 s. Ability to perform these operations using units of American money and weight and measurement, volume, and distance.

REASONING ABILITY

Ability to apply commonsense understanding to carry out detailed written and oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

While performing the duties of this job the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, handle objects or controls. Reach with hands and arms, stoop, crouch, talk and hear. Specific vision abilities required by this job include the ability to focus

LIFTING DEMANDS

Heavy: Lifting 100 pounds maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying objects up to 50 pounds.

OTHER

  • This position requires some mechanical aptitude.

  • (UTILITY, MOULD FEED and Machine Operator)This position requires the ability to operate electric pallet jack, and qualify for license.

Godiva and affiliates, is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to hiring a diverse workforce. All openings will be filled based on qualifications without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, marital status, veteran status, disability, age, religion or any other classification protected by law.

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