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06-12-2014, 03:04 PM
HOPWORKS URBAN BREWERY
POSITION DESCRIPTION: Production/Packaging (Racking/Canning/Bottling)

POSITION SUMMARY
The Line Operator performs all tasks involved in the packaging of products on the packaging line. This includes machine operation, inspection, maintenance and packing. Follows standard work methods and practice safe work habits to ensure production is as efficient and safe as possible. Minimize scrap and waste while maximizing productivity without endangering self or others. Candidate must be enthusiastic about the brewing industry and must give a damn about great beer and sustainability.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
* Safely set-up and operate packaging equipment as directed. Follow shift supervisor and/or trainerís instruction
* To meet all efficiency quality and cost standards.
* Safely set-up and operate packaging equipment as directed. Follow shift supervisor and/or trainerís instructions while training, operate all equipment to SOPs and work instructions when training is complete.
* Troubleshoot machinery during operation.
* Make necessary adjustments to misadjusted equipment and report major malfunctions to the immediate supervisor.
* Manage quality control of all machine applications.
* Maintain quality control of product leaving designated machine.
* Wear the proper safety equipment.
* Verify daily packaging schedule prior to start-up.
* Complete operator reports including tracking production on schedule boards.
* Maintain a clean and safe work area.
* Clean machines at the end of packaging run.
* Cross-train on all packaging equipment (including racking machine).Assist coworkers in performing their duties.
* Attend and participate in team meetings.
* Notify supervisor of any mechanical or material issues.
* Sort and salvage all usable raw materials and disposable packaging.
* Tally packaging losses and mislabeled bottles.
* Attach appropriate labels and tags to products and packages.
* Pack finished goods into correct packages and boxes.

ADDITIONAL FUNCTIONS OR RESPONSIBILITES
* Openly communicate ideas and suggestions for improvements.
* Rotate positions willingly and with others in mind.
* Take action to prevent scrap; identify to supervisor recurring scrap issues.
* Promote the HUB brands in the consumer sector when visiting bars, restaurants and stores that sell beer.
* Perform other related duties and assignments as required and assigned.
* Supports our second location, BikeBar, in a variety of capacities, including daily delivery of product.

PERFORMANCE STANDARDS/KPIís
* Quality of work: Attention to detail, conscientious, aware of changes to schedule, lack of mistakes, miscommunications, oversights.
* Quantity of work: Reach productivity standards with each function.
* Judgment: Ability to make and execute correct decisions when necessary or call for help when appropriate.
* Teamwork: Effective in working with others, both within and outside the production department. Treat
Co-workers in a respectful and courteous manner.
* Reliability/Attendance.

SKILLS
* The position will be required to perform basic math
* Proficiency in most or all for the line positions / equipment including gluing and palletizing, drop packing and top sealing, de-palletizing, packing and hand packing.
* Knowledge of safe work operations, safety policies and procedures
* Able to drive a forklift
* Mechanical aptitude

LICENSES AND/OR CERTIFICATIONS
Forklift Certification, valid Driver License

ATTRIBUTES
* Able to listen and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences.
* Able to concentrate on a task over a period of time without being distracted.
* Flexible to changing priorities.
* Flexible to working a rotating schedule as business needs dictate??
* Able to work well under pressure and stress.
* Able to wear necessary personal protective equipment.
* Able to work in a team environment.
* Able to work independently with minimal direct supervision.

LEVEL OF DECISION MAKING RESPONSIBILITY
None

MANAGEMENT RESPONSIBILITY
None

EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION
High School Diploma

LIST THE EQUIPMENT WITH WHICH YOU MUST BE FAMILIAR, OR ARE REQUIRED TO OPERATE OR USE
Forklift
Delivery van

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS
Regularly lift/carry 30-40 lbs.
Occasionally lift 50-75 lbs.
Regularly walk, climb, balance, kneel, and crouch for extended periods of time.

*If interested in this position, please email your resume to: hopworkshr@hopworksbeer.com ó thank you!*