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Machine Operator - 2nd shift

Company: Scotts Miracle-Gro
Location: Riverside
Posted on: May 7, 2022

Job Description:

Here at Scotts Miracle-Gro there is no such thing as a typical day.Our culture is constantly energized by new and exciting growth opportunities and at a rapid pace.Every Associate plays an important role in providing innovative solutions for today's gardeners and growers and contributing new ideas to improve operations. In our company you need grit, it is what we were founded on over 150 years ago and is what keeps us growing. Regardless of your level in the organization there is a platform for your voice to be heard and the ability to influence change. Family, community and hard working values are weaved into all that we do. Come grow with us, where we develop and nurture the next generation of leaders. We are currently hiring a 2nd shift Machine Operator at our Riverside, CA facility.The Machine Operator must understand the mixing of active solution vessels, premixes & all raw material bases for products produced.Hours are M-F from 2:00PM-10:30PM with some overtime.Starting hourly pay is $19.90 plus shift differentialWhat you'll do in this role:Operate a computer controlled production system for multiple raw material ingredients that are processed in a mix room.Solve daily operations problems with limited supervision.Actively maintain good housekeeping standards in their assigned areaComplete daily job checklists & equipment checks/calibrations to maintain quality.Maintain accurate records of raw materials, samples & equipment operations.Operate a forklift to transport materialsPerform safety audits on equipmentAll other duties as assignedSet up machines at the beginning of shift to ensure proper working orderPerform testing procedures to ensure that machines work optimally during the production proceduresMaintain and clean machines before and after each shiftFeed information akin to speed, shapes and sizes through the machine set up boxPlace parts in semi-automated machinesCalibrate machines at the beginning of each shiftRecalibrate machines at the end of each shiftMonitor machines during every procedure to ensure optimum runningTroubleshoot problems during machine operationEnsure that regular and preventative maintenance procedures are carried outPerform random tests to ensure accuracyPerform safety checks on every machineEnsure that machines are producing quality products by managing periodic checks on outputEnsure stocks of needed materials are ready and available at all timesMaintain activity logs/downtime sheetsWhat you'll need to be successful:High School diploma or equivalent.A minimum of one plus years of production plant experience is preferred.Able to identify all materials used, detail oriented, follow safe practices and procedures, ability to read English and or follow directionsAble to work in a dusty environment, hot/cold/ rainy weather, lift 50 pounds, and be able to climb ladders and work on their feet for the entire day.Willingness to work mandatory overtime including weekends and holidays.What we do for you (just to name a few cool ones):Up to 34 paid days off each year13 paid company holidays12 paid vacation days (accrued monthly)7 paid sick days (56 hours, accrued monthly)2 community service daysThree Medical plans to choose from with an option to participate in a health screening to earn substantial wellness incentivesBasic PPO PlanPremium PPO PlanHigh Deductible Health Saving Account (HSA) Plan with a company contributionNew hire benefits coverage begins within a month of your start date: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Vacation and Sick TimeBenefits are available to you, your spouse/domestic partner and your children401(k) company match up to 7.5% with immediate participation and vestingAbility to purchase company stock at a 15% discounted price from market valueFitness and nutrition reimbursementsAdoption, fertility and surrogacy assistance10 weeks of Parental Leave (4 weeks paid and 6 weeks unpaid)Tuition reimbursement for Professional Certifications, Associate and Bachelor degree programs, and Graduate degree programsTo view all of our great benefits, click here!* Eligibility for the above benefits may vary based on full-time/part-time status or additional factors.Not interested in this role? Stay up to date on future opportunities by joining our ScottsMiracle-Gro and Hawthorne Gardening talent networks. Scotts is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free workplace. EEO/AA Employer/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender IdentityNotification to Agencies:Please note that the Scotts Miracle-Gro company does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, the Scotts Miracle-Gro company will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.

Keywords: Scotts Miracle-Gro, Riverside , Machine Operator - 2nd shift, Other , Riverside, California

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