Blending Operator in Atlanta, GA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 10/23/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Atlanta, GA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    10/23/2018
  • Job ID:
    887931

Job Description


Blending Operator

Atlanta, GA

Shift: Monday- Friday 7:30am-3:30pm or until daily tasks are done 

Position Purpose

The Blending Operator I mixes raw materials to safely and reliably produce and package quality food ingredients. The Blending Operator I is responsible for general sanitation, computer entry and transactions in our ERP system, SAP, and accurately completes and maintains documentation. 

Principal Accountabilities 

  • According to safety (personal and food) policies, practices and systems, set up, monitor and control process(es) i.e. blending. This includes staging, weighing, measuring and mixing raw materials, dumping and stacking. 
  • Perform department sanitation responsibilities daily in a manner which promotes and ensures food safety. 
  • Identify, troubleshoot and respond to process, product and equipment deviations. 
  • Process ERP transactions using SAP, accurately complete and maintain process documentation. 
  • Other job duties as assigned. 

Required: 

  • High school diploma or equivalent plus 2 years of manufacturing experience OR an Associate's degree with one year of manufacturing experience 
  • Food industry experience 
  • Ability to life 50-60 lbs. intermittently. 
  • Ability to wear a respirator as needed. 
  • Ability to obtain forklift certification. 
  • Ability to work overtime, 12 hour and rotating shifts as needed. 
  • Ability to read, write and speak English. 
  • Ability to use a computer and navigate basic programs (i.e. Word, Excel, Outlook). 
  • Excellent communication, both written and verbal. 
  • Ability to follow documented processes i.e. SOPs. 
  • Strong mechanical aptitude, attention to detail and organization skills. 
  • Ability to multi-task while maintaining a high level of accuracy. 
  • Team player with ability to contribute ideas for continuous improvement. 
  • Strong problem solving and decision making ability. 

Preferred Experience

  • SAP experience 
  • Experience in a food processing facility 
  • Knowledge of food safety, GMPs and HACCP 

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at 844-463-6178.




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