Production Associate

Recruiter
Polyone Corporation
Location
Stamford
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 12, 2017
Closes
Sep 09, 2017
Industry
Accounting
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
PolyOne Corporation (NYSE: POL), is an award winning workplace because of the value we place on our people and their contributions through recognition programs, competitive pay, community involvement, and opportunities to grow professionally and personally. We have a proven track record of promoting from within by providing professional development opportunities. We are a 3.4 billion-dollar world class global provider of polymer solutions with our materials used in products ranging from the colors in sports equipment to the polymers in the latest automobiles. With more than 7,600 global associates and 80+ facilities around the world, we outperform our competitors with our innovative products and services. If you like to be challenged in a fast-paced, team environment and collaborate with top, innovative talent, then PolyOne is the ideal company for you to build a career.

We offer a competitive salary, incentive and benefit plan. Benefits include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, disability, spending accounts and 401(k). For more information about PolyOne visit .

Under the direction of the Shift Leader and Production Supervisor/Manager, the Production Associate is responsible for the set up and operation of equipment which blends/mixes/packages/transports the liquid or dry chemicals that comprise our customer products. The Production Associate ensures the highest quality product at the lowest possible costs while meeting customer specifications and delivery requirements in accordance with PolyOne Corporation policies and procedures.

* Demonstrates & meets qualification on blending, packaging, weighing operations & fork lift.

* Demonstrates team work in all phases of operation.

* Sets up and starts all machines, checking all controls for adherence to mixing or packaging procedures.

* Weighs ingredients to meet recipe specification and inserts into machinery.

* Monitors production and equipment to ensure safe and efficient operation. Troubleshoots equipment and processing issues.

* Operates machinery to mix, discharge or handle materials according to operating procedures.

* Examines materials visually or physically to ensure conformance with established standards.

* May take samples of materials to lab for evaluations and instructions.

* Refers issues/problems to lead/supervisor for disposition.

* Performs all required machine cleaning

* Completes and maintains all required computer inputs. Responsible for data integrity.

* Documents work completed as required including logs, data reports, procedures, etc.

* Participates in training, retraining and continual improvement processes and methods.

* Maintains departmental housekeeping standards.

* Supports the vision, mission and guiding principles of the company.

* Follows all rules, laws and procedures related to HS&E, ISO and other regulations.

* Other projects/duties as assigned or needed.

Required Skill:

* Must be able to read/comprehend written and oral instructions in English; read and comprehend safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, procedure manuals and product recipes/materials.

* Must have mathematical skill to add, subtract, multiply and divide and to apply these skill to weights, measures of volume and distance.

* Must effectively communicate in writing and verbally in English.

* Competency in computer and PC software including email, internet, and MS office.

* Must have manual dexterity for hand tools of various types.

* Must be able to drive fork lift.

* Must have problem solving skills and some mechanical aptitude.

Required Education & Experience:

* US High School diploma or GED equivalency

* Six (6) months to one (1) year of industrial/manufacturing experience

To submit your resume and salary history you must apply to

PolyOne is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer and provides equal employment opportunity to all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status, or other legally protected classification in the state in which a person is seeking employment. PolyOne will use E-Verify to ensure employment eligibility of newly hired employees where required.

PolyOne Corporation (NYSE: POL), is an award winning workplace because of the value we place on our people and their contributions through recognition programs, competitive pay, community involvement, and opportunities to grow professionally and personally. We have a proven track record of promoting from within by providing professional development opportunities. We are a 3.4 billion-dollar world class global provider of polymer solutions with our materials used in products ranging from the colors in sports equipment to the polymers in the latest automobiles. With more than 7,600 global associates and 80+ facilities around the world, we outperform our competitors with our innovative products and services. If you like to be challenged in a fast-paced, team environment and collaborate with top, innovative talent, then PolyOne is the ideal company for you to build a career.

We offer a competitive salary, incentive and benefit plan. Benefits include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, disability, spending accounts and 401(k). For more information about PolyOne visit .

Under the direction of the Shift Leader and Production Supervisor/Manager, the Production Associate is responsible for the set up and operation of equipment which blends/mixes/packages/transports the liquid or dry chemicals that comprise our customer products. The Production Associate ensures the highest quality product at the lowest possible costs while meeting customer specifications and delivery requirements in accordance with PolyOne Corporation policies and procedures.

* Demonstrates & meets qualification on blending, packaging, weighing operations & fork lift.

* Demonstrates team work in all phases of operation.

* Sets up and starts all machines, checking all controls for adherence to mixing or packaging procedures.

* Weighs ingredients to meet recipe specification and inserts into machinery.

* Monitors production and equipment to ensure safe and efficient operation. Troubleshoots equipment and processing issues.

* Operates machinery to mix, discharge or handle materials according to operating procedures.

* Examines materials visually or physically to ensure conformance with established standards.

* May take samples of materials to lab for evaluations and instructions.

* Refers issues/problems to lead/supervisor for disposition.

* Performs all required machine cleaning

* Completes and maintains all required computer inputs. Responsible for data integrity.

* Documents work completed as required including logs, data reports, procedures, etc.

* Participates in training, retraining and continual improvement processes and methods.

* Maintains departmental housekeeping standards.

* Supports the vision, mission and guiding principles of the company.

* Follows all rules, laws and procedures related to HS&E, ISO and other regulations.

* Other projects/duties as assigned or needed.

Required Skill:

* Must be able to read/comprehend written and oral instructions in English; read and comprehend safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, procedure manuals and product recipes/materials.

* Must have mathematical skill to add, subtract, multiply and divide and to apply these skill to weights, measures of volume and distance.

* Must effectively communicate in writing and verbally in English.

* Competency in computer and PC software including email, internet, and MS office.

* Must have manual dexterity for hand tools of various types.

* Must be able to drive fork lift.

* Must have problem solving skills and some mechanical aptitude.

Required Education & Experience:

* US High School diploma or GED equivalency

* Six (6) months to one (1) year of industrial/manufacturing experience

To submit your resume and salary history you must apply to

PolyOne is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer and provides equal employment opportunity to all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status, or other legally protected classification in the state in which a person is seeking employment. PolyOne will use E-Verify to ensure employment eligibility of newly hired employees where required.Posted by StartWire