- Position: Utility Operator
- Department: Operations
- Location: Nicholasville, KY
- Country: United States
Alltech is a global leader in the animal and health industry and among the top ten animal health companies in the world, focused on natural scientific solutions to today’s biggest agriculture and food industry challenges. Headquartered in Nicholasville, Kentucky, Alltech has offices and distributors in 128 countries; 3 Bioscience centers; and 32 manufacturing facilities located strategically throughout the world.Responsibilities
Ensure personal compliance with Alltech Quality Management System and all applicable safety and environmental requirements / regulations/ guidelines.
Ensure personal compliance with Alltech safety guidelines and standards.
Assists or performs routine procedures following written instructions (SOP’s, protocols, etc.) in support of manufacturing product to meet quality requirements.
Ability to operate and support manufacturing and packaging line to include interface with network PLC and automation.
Operates manual, semi-automated and automated equipment used in production to include bulk ingredient hoist(s), conveyors, ingredient mixers, bagging equipment, and robotic palletizer.
Troubleshoots equipment and manufacturing process.
Prior to shift start-up, during processing, and at the completion of the manufacturing process shift, performs all clerical functions to provide the proper accountability and traceability of components of finished product.
Maintains and cleans manufacturing areas, equipment, and materials as required by Alltech procedures.
Collects in-process samples in support of manufacturing processes.
Compliance with safety procedures including lock-out tag-out, confined space entry with proper permission.
Responsible for compliance with existing work instructions and development of new instructions.
Performs material handling tasks to transport, load and unload materials to and from work areas.Requirements
Requires ability to run, maneuver, navigate, or drive mechanized equipment, including lift trucks, hand trucks, and pallet jacks.
Requires good mechanical aptitude.
Requires detail orientation, initiative to work in fast-paced, changing environment.
Requires flexible can-do attitude, and strong work ethic.More Info
Alltech offers a comprehensive benefit package and an atmosphere for professional and personal development. We are an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate against otherwise qualified applicants on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, age, sex, marital status, national origin, disability or handicap, or veteran status.Contact Info
No phone calls please.