Pre-Weigher

Savannah, GA

Duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Inspects & verifies physical condition of ingredients before dispersing.
  • Able to use scan device to retrieve and transfer chemicals from rack location to sub location via SAP
  • Places chemicals on scales and adds or removes chemicals to obtain specified weight.
  • Reads batch sheets to accurately weigh material.
  • Accurately create identification tag and transfers lot # from chemical raw material to new container and batch sheet.
  • Accurately documents and records weight of materials used on batch sheets.
  • Dumps materials in prescribed sequence into pre-weigh bags and/or containers.
  • Keeps hoses and hardware off production floor to avoid microbial contamination
  • Operates within standard operating procedures (SOPs) and Job Safety Analysis (JSAs).
  • Follows good manufacturing guidelines and 5S procedures
  • Safely operates pallet jacks to move tote bins, drive forklift to move chemicals as needed.
  • Assists with a clean and safe environment by cleaning weighing instruments
  • Cooperates and communicates effectively with  other employees
  • Other duties as required

Technical Qualifications:

  • Prior experience in a similar job highly desirable.
  • Ability to read and understand documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and standard operating procedures.
  • Mathematical aptitude – able to use mathematical skills to transfer the right amount of chemical to containers.
  • Flexibility to work overtime as well as different shifts to meet Company goals.
  • GED/High School Diploma required.
  • Must be computer literate and able to speak, read and write English.
  • Must be able to pay close attention to detail.
  • Forklift experience a plus.

Physical Capabilities:

  • Weighing, lifting and dumping 50 - 60 pound bags of raw material from shoulder height to waist height regularly throughout shift.
  • Maneuvering 450 pound drums full of raw material onto drum arms.
  • Safely opening material containers.
  • Washing and sanitizing large stainless steel tanks.

Extensive standing, bending,

Duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Inspects physical condition of ingredients.
  • Places chemicals on scales and adds or removes chemicals to obtain specified weight.
  • Prints batch sheets from schedule and reads them to accurately weigh material.
  • Accurately transfers lot and chemical identification from raw material to new container and batch sheet.
  • Accurately documents and records weight of materials used on batch sheets.
  • Dumps materials in prescribed sequence into pre-weigh bags and/or containers.
  • Keeps hoses and hardware off production floor to avoid microbial contamination
  • Operates within standard operating procedures (SOPs) and Job Safety Analysis (JSAs).
  • Follows good manufacturing guidelines and 5S procedures
  • Safely operates pallet jacks to move tote bins, drive forklift to move chemicals as needed.
  • Assists with a clean and safe environment by cleaning weighing instruments
  • Cooperates and communicates effectively with  other employees
  • Other duties as required

Technical Qualifications:

  • Prior experience in a similar job highly desirable.
  • Ability to read and understand documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and standard operating procedures.
  • Mathematical aptitude – able to use mathematical skills to transfer the right amount of chemical to containers.
  • Flexibility to work overtime as well as different shifts to meet Company goals.
  • GED/High School Diploma required.
  • Must be computer literate and able to speak, read and write English.
  • Must be able to pay close attention to detail.
  • Forklift experience a plus.

Physical Capabilities:

  • Weighing, lifting and dumping 50 - 60 pound bags of raw material from shoulder height to waist height regularly throughout shift.
  • Maneuvering 450 pound drums full of raw material onto drum arms.
  • Safely opening material containers.
  • Washing and sanitizing large stainless steel tanks.
  • Extensive standing, bending, and walking is required.