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Machine Operator !

Date: Sep 15, 2021

Location: Sunrise, FL, US, 33325

Company: Glanbia

General Summary: Responsible for the operations of different types of manufacturing equipment including maintaining and adjusting machines during operations and downtime cleaning activities.


Essential Functions:

  • Support and abide by the company’s safety program and all safety initiatives, policies and procedures.
  • Report all injuries to the Supervisor immediately
  • Ensure that work procedures are being followed in a consistent manner (Safety, Quality, GMP, MAV, HACCP)
  • Know and Understand lock out/tag procedures in the department
  • Perform safety inspections and be aware of all the safety points on the machines
  • Be able to successfully perform setups on manufacturing machines assigned to
  • Trouble-shoot defects and own the quality of the products
  • Understand the differences in powders and be able to successfully perform the procedures associated with allergen and flavor cleans
  • Communicate with the appropriate Leadership if issues arise in regards to safety and/or quality issues
  • Responsible for filling out paper reports correctly and clearly (parts, allergen clean and flavor change sheets, safety audits, etc.)
  • Complete monthly training courses
  • Collaborate with other departments for process improvements
  • Wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE):  N95 Respirator, lab coat, safety shoes, safety glasses, bump cap, hearing protection, hair net, beard net, and nitrile gloves
  • Perform other duties as assigned
    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:   Basic information of the position
  • Ability to read, write, and communicate in English fluently
  • Knowledge of or familiar with GMP’s/HACCP
  • Ability to operate a machine with the knowledge of changing over parts
  • Ability to follow written and oral instructions
  • Proficiently operate all line equipment assigned to with Quality ownership of the process
  • Knowledge of batch recording and material handling procedures
  • Basic math skills
  • Basic computer skills (using SAP System and RF scan guns)
      Decision Making/ Problem Solving: Give at least 3 examples of the types of decisions this job will typically make without higher level approval.
  • Identify defects on the line or work area and immediately communicate to the appropriate leadership member.
  • Working with the maintenance department on improvements
  • Changing parts of the machines to operate with different types of products
  • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Experience in Food environment or Consumer product
  • Experience using WMS or ERP system with RF scanning a plus

At Glanbia, we celebrate diversity, because we know that our individual strengths make us stronger together. We welcome and encourage interest from a wide variety of candidates, and we will give your application consideration, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status. 


At Glanbia our culture will celebrate individuality, knowing that together we are more.

Nearest Major Market: Fort Lauderdale
Nearest Secondary Market: Miami