Process Technician- 1st shift in North Kingstown, RI at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 5/29/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
    Other
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    5/29/2018
  • Job ID:
    852565

Job Description


Process Technician - 1st Shift 

The Process Technician will be responsible for the production process of extraction, clarification, blending and filling according to formulations from start to finish. This individual will initiate set up, run, trouble shoot, and changeover of lines.  The Process Technician will be responsible for working in accordance with quality, food safety and product specifications. This role will also ensure all activities are handled in accordance with the companies mission, business philosophy, ethics, and goals.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:

  • Monitor and control process parameters utilizing plant process control system
  • Unpack tea ingredients
  • Set up and changeovers on the production line.
  • Trouble-shoot of equipment and process problems.
  • Work effectively at changeovers to ensure that they happen within the allocated time
  • Monitor quality assurance controls during the production process
  • Monitor equipment, raw materials, and supplies to ensure maximum production on the line.
  • Maintain line checks, gather and deliver samples for lab.
  • Complete all required paperwork.
  • Work safely following the Standard Operating Procedures.
  • Understand and follow safety, Good Manufacturing Practices, food safety, and other rules or policies

ADDITIONAL DUTIES:

  • Inspection of the goods produced.
  • Sample Management.
  • Manage time and plan ahead.
  • Optimize operating of equipment and cleaning of equipment to minimize downtime.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Assist in routine maintenance functions.
  • Maintaining general house- keeping, removal of trash, cleaning of work area.
  • Other duties may be assigned to meet business needs.

MEASURES OF PERFORMANCE:

  • Productivity
  • Quality

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must be able to communicate in English both verbally and written.
  • Must be a team player, flexible and have good time management skills.
  • Must be quality conscious and detail oriented.
  • Must be able to work overtime and or start earlier / stay late as needed.
  • Mechanically inclined and understand the production process.
  • Familiar with USDA/FDA regulations /environment.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor’s Degree, High school graduate, GED or an Associate’s Degree in Process Technology (P-tech Degree)
  • Lab experience preferred

WORK ENVIRONMENT / PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Wet, Humid, and Hot.
  • Able to stand, bend, and stretch while working on machine.
  • Able to relocate 75-pound bags
  • Moderate noise level.
  • Able to work while wearing required PPE and gowning.

For immediate consideration please call 781-245-0387 or email boston@apexlifesciences.com with your resume. 

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 employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.

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 employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.