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Manufacturing Assistant - 1st Shift (7am-3pm)

Company: Phenix Label
Location: Olathe
Posted on: June 6, 2021

Job Description:

Phenix Label offers full-time positions with great benefits, friendly teams, and hours that fit your life. We value reliable people with positive attitudes and strong work ethic and if that's you, we'll give you opportunities for growth and promotion so you can build a successful career with us!

Conveniently located in Olathe, Kansas (at 119th and Blackbob), Phenix has led our industry since 1896. We have a history of excellence with award-winning teams who know what they're doing and have fun doing it. Check us out at www.phenixlabel.com.

The Manufacturing Assistant provides assistance to the production team by performing various production tasks, as well as maintaining the cleanliness and upkeep of the facility. This function is critical to increasing production uptime and reducing downtime by assisting in various work centers, maintaining supplies and consumable, and ensuring a sanitary and organized work environment in the plant. Also, responsible for adhering to the company's Standard Operating Procedures (SOP's) that are in effect to assure the quality and quantity of product produced plus maintain a professional and team oriented behavior and attitude.

Essential Functions:

  • Assist in select finishing related tasks as needed: assisting in offline finishing process (i.e. shrink wrapping, kitting and fan folding), boxing finished product from finishers.
  • Assisting in the inspection of products during production runs.
  • Tends machines to perform operations.
  • Provide assistance throughout the production area.
  • Perform cleanup activities in production and on the grounds as assigned.
  • Empty all trash receptacles in manufacturing.
  • Perform job tasks according to schedules using established safe methods and processes.
  • Work with others to achieve an atmosphere of teamwork and continuous improvement.
  • Regular and reliable attendance.

Secondary Functions:

  • Individual must be able to work independently with minimal guidance required. This implies good time management, planning/organization, and decision-making skills.
  • Individual must be able to interact effectively with a wide variety of people in a wide variety of settings, possessing strong communication skills, maintaining flexibility, objectivity and a capacity to handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Participation and support of 5S initiatives and activities.
  • Perform any reasonable request as directed by management.
  • Active involvement in Phenix's Company mission statement, core values, and non-negotiables.
  • Act in a pleasant, courteous, and respectful manner to all internal and external customers at all times.

Position Specifications:

  • High school diploma / GED / or equivalent
  • Candidate should possess basic mathematical skills
  • Candidate should possess a strong work ethic, time management and troubleshooting skills, a positive attitude, and be detail oriented

Physical and Other Requirements:

To successfully perform the essential functions of this position, the Manufacturing Assistant must be exact or highly accurate, meeting strict deadlines, and working with others in a group or team. The Manufacturing Assistant will be standing, walking, pulling, pushing, lifting and bending most of the shift. Must also possess the physical ability to frequently lift throughout the shift; approximately 55 pounds. In addition, the Manufacturing Assistant must have basic math skills, be able to read, and be willing to communicate with persons in all departments. Requires using hands to handle, control or feel objects and tools. Requires ability to use close vision, distance vision, color vision, and depth perception. Requires making decisions that impact the results of co-workers, clients or the company. Includes responsibility for the health and safety of others. Requires wearing common personal protective equipment. Job tasks are performed in close physical proximity to other people, includes exposure to sounds and noise levels that are distracting. Requires working indoors in environmentally controlled conditions.

Keywords: Phenix Label, Olathe , Manufacturing Assistant - 1st Shift (7am-3pm), Other , Olathe, Kansas

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