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Job Locations US-LA-Hammond
Graham Packaging Company is looking for an Operator II based in Hammond, LA. This position is a night shift opportunity from 7:00 pm - 7:00 am on a 2-2-3 schedule. The Operator is responsible for operating a given number of plastic blow molding machines (including in-line equipment), and makes necessary adjustments or minor repairs to ensure production of containers is made in a safe, efficient and high quality manner. The primary duties of an Operator include: - Understands, follows and enforces all established safety, health, quality GMP and Company policies, procedures and recognized practices. - Understands, follows and enforces all established policies, procedures and recognized practices. - Participate in continuous quality improvement projects and other related activities as assigned - Operate a group of plastic blow molding machines and auxiliary equipment producing a container in a safe and high quality method. - Participate in continuous quality improvement projects and other related activities as assigned. - Perform and/or assists in mold, insert and color changes on the line. - Perform basic processing of injection and/or blow molding machines to improve machine efficiency and reduce scrap. - Perform tasks and responsibilities of any Utility position during slow periods and/or as needed. - Monitor HDPE/PET resin (if applicable), dryer, material handling and color systems for appropriate processing conditions. - Make frequent on time quality checks on products being produced from established quality standards. - Assist other Operators and maintenance personnel on mechanical repairs. - Perform assigned preventative maintenance work. - Maintain work area to acceptable safety and housekeeping standards. - Complete and file all required documentation in an orderly and timely manner. - Communicate with the Production Shift Supervisor to coordinate production line support staff in accomplishing the lines’ objectives. - Verify material usage per standards - Perform minor troubleshooting and programming on the line. Notify leads and supervisors of any major problems or questions. - Operate equipment to minimize the generation and maximize the consumption of regrind, purge and scrap within customer specifications where applicable. - Properly identify regrind and chunk produced. - Communicate processing information to designated personnel on incoming shift. Assist other Operators as needed. - Assist in the training of new Operators. - Limited travel may be required
Category
Manufacturing Operations
ID
2022-4805
Job Locations US-LA-Jefferson
Production Supervisors are responsible for supervising hourly employees engaged in all phases of the manufacture of all blow molded containers. Duties include safety, quality, customer service, housekeeping, training, performance management, plant productivity, labor utilization, warehousing, and control of raw materials. This is a night shift position with hours of 10pm-6am. The primary duties of a Production Supervisor include: - Understands, follows and enforces all established safety, health, quality GMP and Company policies, procedures and recognized practices. - Understands, follows and enforces all established policies, procedures and recognized practices. - The majority of the time will be responsible for exercising authority and independent judgment on the shift in the interest of the Company to hire, transfer, suspend, lay off, recall, promote, discharge, assign, reward, discipline or adjust complaints or effectively to recommend such action by following established policies, procedures, and practices. - Responsible for the following shift functions; personnel training, development, safety, security, quality, inventory, good housekeeping, and general management of Company policies and procedures. - Resolves all production and resulting quality problems that occur on their shift. Responsible for frequent checks of product quality. - Accountable for providing shift documentation on decisions, shift issues, actions and status updates for the shift for the purpose of compliance and continuous quality improvement (CQI). - Attends all production meetings and safety meetings and conducts all shift meetings as required. - Responsible for reviewing and authorizing proper time records for all employees on the shift. - Manages temporary staffing assignments for the shift to achieve plant production and labor objectives. - Manages machine utilization to meet or exceed efficiency goals and recommends or directs necessary personnel, maintenance or engineering changes to help achieve those goals. - Develops new methods and procedures to optimize manufacturing efficiencies, maximize labor utilization, and reduce operating costs as part of CQI objectives. - Assists Production, Operations or Plant Manager in reviewing shift operations and makes recommendations relative to changes in operations, staffing, equipment, and procedures. - Assists performing all physical inventories in accordance with Company procedures. - Maintain a supportive and productive work atmosphere through professional conduct and effective communication with internal and external customers, including vendors, coworkers, subordinates, and other supervisors. - Participates in job safety training and personally follows all plant rules and work procedures to ensure a safe and healthy work environment is developed and supported. - Executes leader standard work as designed on a daily basis. - 0-25% travel may be required.
Category
Manufacturing Operations
ID
2022-4800
Job Locations US-PA-York
Graham Packaging Company is looking for a Forklift Operator based in Emigsville, PA. Opening is 7:00am- 7:00pm, 4 days one week and 3 days the next   Forklift Operators perform a combination of product handling and lift truck operating duties to stack, transport, and store work-in-process and finished goods. Supplies production lines with efficient flow of materials – knockdowns and dividers - and moves finished goods to warehouse. Complete line driver reports accurately and legible showing locations and quantities of raw materials used as well as quantities and locations where finished goods were stored. Assist production line employees by relieving them in breaks and lunchtime periods. The primary duties of a Forklift Operator include: - Follow all established safety, health, quality GMP and Company policies, procedures and recognized practices. - Perform a safety lift truck inspection and battery check and report any equipment malfunctioning or damage to the Warehouse Manager or Shift Supervisor. Change lift truck batteries and add water when necessary; keep record of time batteries are changed. Fill out lift truck status report. - Participate in continuous quality improvement projects and other related activities as assigned. - Review daily production schedule with Shift Supervisor, brings materials to the production lines when needed to execute schedule and notify supervisor of any materials running low. Removes finished goods from production lines, back to assigned warehouse locations. - Provide accurate information of unloaded materials as well as materials used or produced to warehouse personnel. - Remove, store, and unitize production scrap bales and informs warehouse personnel when there is enough for a full load. Removes excess corrugated from mezzanine and empties baler as required. Takes full bales of cardboard scrap from baler to assigned location in the warehouse. - Maintain accurate records of materials being used and produced, and reports them in appropriate paperwork, back to warehouse personnel. - Remove finished goods and other materials in hold to assigned location. Stores finished goods stacked neatly and in proper height. Verifies that all finished goods removed from the production area must have a product code tag. - Participate in physical inventory taking. - Keep each production line supplied with the proper knock down cases, dividers, pallets and when each pallet is full take that pallet to the warehouse for loading on the trailer; and takes unused cases and dividers back to the warehouse to the proper location. - On limited production, may assist in stock-handler duties or load trailers as needed. - Bring up hot glue cases to the mezzanine, brings color concentrate to the lines, replaces cold glue tote, removes excess cases from production floor, brings slip sheets to production floor, loads storage racks with gaylords, set up rework, set up units of product on hold for Q.C., relieves stock handlers, loads and unloads corrugated trailers, identifies good corrugated from the bad and isolates it. - Follow established forklift procedures and complete required safety and maintenance checklists - Follow established procedures for damaged finished goods and raw materials and report them on line driver report. - Communicate with supervisor regarding shift totals and machine totals reports and with other lift truck operators regarding any changes or problems that arise, including damaged materials, damaged skids, or low inventories. - Complete written documentation as required. - Assist in relieving downstream teammates for breaks and lunches. - Use forklift to move pallets of finished product to stretch wrap machines to stretch wrap them and to staging area after wrapping, or to specify warehouse location. Completes finished goods report or worksheet. - Maintain supplies of corrugated and other packaging supplies at each machine. - Visually inspect all completed pallets of product for quality and conformity to the packaging instructions to ensure quality at the source. - Limited travel may be required.
Category
Manufacturing Operations
ID
2022-4797
Job Locations US-PA-Bradford | US-PA-Bradford
Graham Packaging, based in Bradford, Pennsylvania, is a worldwide leader in the design, manufacture, and sale of technology-based, customized blow-molded plastic containers for the branded food and beverage, household, personal care/specialty, and automotive lubricants product categories. The company has an extensive blue-chip customer base that includes many of the world’s largest branded consumer products companies. It produces more than 20 billion container units annually employing more than 8,200 employees at 97 plants in North America, Asia, Europe, and South America, and sales reaching $3 billion.   We currently have an opportunity for an experienced, team-oriented individual for the Electrician position in Bradford, Pennsylvania. This opening is for 1st shift but may be required to work all shifts in the plant.   Primary Function -The primary function of the Electrician is to work closely with Production Department to improve our processes.  Troubleshoot and repair production equipment, support equipment and utilities in order to keep machines operating efficiently.  This includes machines and systems involved with Blow Molding. Responsibilities:   SAFETY - Provide a safe working environment for all employees to ensure an acceptable incident rate. - Make use of the STOP safety program. - Participate in the shift Safety Sub-Committee. - Always use Lock Out / Tag Out when required & observe Cardinal Rule at all times. - Use NFPA 70e Arc Flash PPE as required.  PLANT QUALITY - Ensure plant is maintained at a high standard of housekeeping & 5S is fully sustained. - Assist to ensure that CTF characteristics are meeting process capability goals. - Participate in teamwork to accomplish a satisfactory score on the Corporate MS & GMP audits. - Ensure GMP’s are followed at all times. - Maintain plant security. - Ensure return sales and warranty costs do not exceed targeted % of sales. - Initiating corrective/preventive and continuous improvement opportunities through defined/document channels, and actively participate in developing, implementing, and verifying corrective/improvement actions.
Category
Maintenance
ID
2022-4796
Job Locations US-VA-Altavista
Graham Packaging Company is looking for a Machine Operator based in Altavista, VA. This position is a night shift position working from 7:00 pm to 7:00 am. The Operator is responsible for operating a given number of plastic blow molding machines (including in-line equipment), and makes necessary adjustments or minor repairs to ensure production of containers is made in a safe, efficient and high quality manner. The primary duties of an Operator include: - Understands, follows and enforces all established safety, health, quality GMP and Company policies, procedures and recognized practices. - Understands, follows and enforces all established policies, procedures and recognized practices. - Participate in continuous quality improvement projects and other related activities as assigned - Operate a group of plastic blow molding machines and auxiliary equipment producing a container in a safe and high quality method. - Participate in continuous quality improvement projects and other related activities as assigned. - Perform and/or assists in mold, insert and color changes on the line. - Perform basic processing of injection and/or blow molding machines to improve machine efficiency and reduce scrap. - Perform tasks and responsibilities of any Utility position during slow periods and/or as needed. - Monitor HDPE/PET resin (if applicable), dryer, material handling and color systems for appropriate processing conditions. - Make frequent on time quality checks on products being produced from established quality standards. - Assist other Operators and maintenance personnel on mechanical repairs. - Perform assigned preventative maintenance work. - Maintain work area to acceptable safety and housekeeping standards. - Complete and file all required documentation in an orderly and timely manner. - Communicate with the Production Shift Supervisor to coordinate production line support staff in accomplishing the lines’ objectives. - Verify material usage per standards - Perform minor troubleshooting and programming on the line. Notify leads and supervisors of any major problems or questions. - Operate equipment to minimize the generation and maximize the consumption of regrind, purge and scrap within customer specifications where applicable. - Properly identify regrind and chunk produced. - Communicate processing information to designated personnel on incoming shift. Assist other Operators as needed. - Assist in the training of new Operators. - Limited travel may be required
Category
Manufacturing Operations
ID
2022-4792
Job Locations US-WA-Selah
Graham Packaging Company is looking for a Quality Assurance Technician Lead based in Selah, WA. Quality Technician Leads are responsible for attaining and maintaining standards of quality for bottles as defined by drawings, product specifications and Quality Assurance procedures. Assist in the training of new personnel and existing employees on the importance of quality and to show leadership. Responsible for set up, monitoring and administering the quality of finished product and packaging to meet the requirements of the quality system. The primary duties of a Quality Technician Lead include: - Understands, follows and enforces all established safety, health, quality GMP and Company policies, procedures and recognized practices. - Communicate about quality with supervisors, managers, other shifts and departments verbally and through written documents according to plant practice. - Maintain quality reports, start-up and qualification related documents and forms. - Setup and maintain product files in the Infinity QS data collection system for input of variable/attribute data by QA, production and maintenance personnel. - Develop and analyze statistical data, control charts and product specifications to determine present standards and establish proposed quality and reliability expectancy of finished product. - Participate in continuous quality improvement projects and other related activities as assigned. - Formulate and maintain quality action plans to achieve quality assurance objectives. - Create and implement inspection criteria and procedures. - Maintain Quality Inspection Procedures. - Complete written documentation as required. - Coordinate and manage the heldware and rework processes. - Coordinate quality activity with other departments to achieve plant objectives in compliance with plant procedures. - Order, maintain, and repair quality testing equipment and gages. - Conduct and maintain scheduled calibrations of quality test equipment and gages. - Coordinate quality control training for employees engaged in inspection and testing activities to ensure continuous control over materials and products. - Perform all tasks and responsibilities of the Quality Assurance Technician and Lab Technicians as needed. - Play an active role on teams within organization. - In the absence of the Quality Manager, works with Production Manager to set up priorities for quality staff to maintain Quality in the products. - Assist in customer complaints investigation and corrective action process. - Assure Operators and PMT Leads are following procedures to conduct tests and inspections. - Change over challenge test samples during product change overs. - Assist all plant personnel with I.T. support of Infinity and quality reporting systems. - Maintain and conduct gage R&R system. - Limited travel may be required        
Category
Quality
ID
2022-4790
Job Locations US-PA-Lancaster
The Launch Director is responsible for the successful launch of projects within their Vertical that meet their intended goals as set forth in the project award. They do so by promoting collaboration across the company and customers, and by insuring that there is an alignment with the technical activities, vertical business strategies and operational needs. The most critical aspect of the position includes ownership for identifying, prioritizing, and coordinating project and program resources engaged with all initiatives within said project.   This role comes with overarching responsibility of overseeing, managing and leveraging the entire life cycle of investments and initiatives to achieve the strategic goals and objectives within the project and the Business Unit.
Category
Program Management
ID
2022-4788
Job Locations US-MO-Joplin
Graham Packaging Company is looking for a Packaging Specialist based in Joplin, MO. This opening is for  Night SHIFT, which operates during the hours of 6:48 pm to 7:00 am. “New Pay Structures”  Starting at $16.63/hr. Packaging Specialists are responsible for general housekeeping of the production area, case making, inspecting, and packing of finished product in accordance with established procedures, specifications and other guidelines. The primary duties of a Packaging Specialist include: - Understands, follows and enforces all established safety, health, quality GMP and Company policies, procedures and recognized practices. - Understands, follows and enforces all established policies, procedures and recognized practices. - Participate in continuous quality improvement projects and other related activities as assigned. - Visually inspect finished product for defects before packing to ensure quality. - Follow written packing instructions. - Notify supervisor or lead of potential problems with finished product and/or machinery. - Grind bottles as necessary, checking for contamination before grinding - Open and inspect bundles of corrugated material and check for proper printing and defects. - Stack case/dividers on carts and feed individual cases and dividers into case forming machine. - Use case making equipment in a safe manner. - Notify the appropriate coworker or assignee when supplies at the machine need to be replenished. - Communicate with incoming shift or line replacement on any problems with quality, machine, and packing configurations. - Assist with rework and heldware to ensure effective completion. - Assist in the training of regular and temporary workforce in stacking, packing quality, and case machines. - Keep work area and other facilities clean, orderly and safe. - Complete written documentation as required. - Limited travel may be required
Category
Manufacturing Operations
ID
2022-4787
Job Locations US-PA-Lancaster
The Sr. Manager of Special Projects will lead the development and execution of Graham Packaging’s most strategic and complex projects.  He or she will assemble cross functional teams, working closely with the business unit leadership to develop business cases for the company’s largest growth opportunities and other strategic initiatives.
Category
Program Management
ID
2022-4786
Job Locations US-OH-Fremont
Graham Packaging Company is looking for a Fork Lift Operator based in Fremont, OH. This opening is for our night shift, working 12 hr shifts, on a 2,2,3 schedule which operates during the hours of 6:48pm to 7:00am. Material Handlers work under general supervision, work safely, provide the highest quality, defect free product to our customer as well as meet all the requirements of a Material Handler. The primary duties of a Forklift Operator include: - Follow all established safety, health, quality GMP and Company policies, procedures and recognized practices. - Follows all safety rules and safety requirements of the position and the plant. - Understand and knows all LOTO Procedures and follows them. - Must report all Quality defects to the Quality department to be addressed ASAP. - May be required to pump railcars for Resin Supply. - Maintain equipment in regrind rooms. - Maintain the cleanliness of the regrind rooms. - Be able to change color, adhesive and EVOH gaylords. - Operate forklift and/or clamp truck in compliance with safety standards - Properly weigh and tag all regrind boxes. - Keeps all machines stocked with raw material. - Assists in creating the orderly flow of both raw-material & finished product. - Support blow-mold operators at all times as concerns the material handler responsibilities. - Responds to alarms in a timely manner to prevent unnecessary downtime. - Operates a variety of buttons, switches, dials and controls as well as computerized equipment. - Climbs up, over, in and around the equipment in a safe manner. This includes regularly stepping up 1 foot and occasionally climbing 5-8 stairs on a ladder to check equipment. - Works near hot and cold parts and around moving mechanical parts. Starts and stops machines as needed to perform maintenance or troubleshoot problems. - Remembers and applies a large body of knowledge pertaining to the machine operation features and the product features. There are many variables involved in both that must be learned and applied. - Fills out related forms for Production and Quality. - Limited travel may be required.
Category
Manufacturing Operations
ID
2022-4785
Job Locations US-PA-Lancaster
The Director of Capital Engineering will lead Graham Packaging’s overall strategic approach to capital equipment – including ownership of the overall process the company follows for specification development, equipment selection, testing and validation as well as installation and ramp up.  He or she will also directly lead a team of Capital Engineers who oversee the execution of capital projects.  This person will have dotted line responsibility for other groups involved with the execution of capital projects (European/South American project teams, Operations Engineering, Plant Maintenance) so that we can ensure that all equipment launches throughout the entire company meet business expectations and project deliverables. This person will be seen by the organization as the company’s standard bearer for capital engineering and chair a steering committee for the stakeholders for the company’s equipment strategy.
Category
Program Management
ID
2022-4784
Job Locations US-LA-Hammond
  Operations Managers are responsible for all aspects of the Production department and the coordination of activities with other departments in a manner which results in the efficient production of quality product at a cost and schedule consistent with company policies, customer service, and plant objectives. The primary duties of an Operations Manager include: - Understands, follows and enforces all established safety, health, quality GMP and Company policies, procedures and recognized practices. - Understands, follows and enforces all established policies, procedures and recognized practices. - Works with Supervisors/leads to oversee all Production department personnel/HR issues including: hiring, reviews, recognition, disciplinary, attendance, and grievances. - Participates in plant staff, shift and safety meetings, and conducts regular departmental meetings and departmental training based on needs assessment. - Coordinates the scheduling and execution of preventative maintenance required for the operational equipment. - Determines and controls maintenance budget to ensure efficient use of funds and reduce/eliminate repetitive purchases by identifying and eliminating root causes. - Maintains direct contact with the Engineering department on the latest improvements to plant machinery and systems to more effectively increase manufacturing performance and reduce operating costs. - Investigates and diagnoses causes of breakdowns and develop programs and solutions to reduce/eliminate future occurrences. - Responsible for the execution of a production schedule to satisfy customer service requirements with respect to time, cost, and quality. - Maintains contact with the sales department so that customer requirements are effectively met and maximum utilization of plant facilities is obtained. - Manages temporary staffing levels for the operation to achieve plant objectives for labor efficiency. - Responsible for the selection, training and development of shift personnel to attain department goals. - May be responsible for special projects related to other functional areas. - Conducts all trials and R & D for packaging conditions such as banding and stretch wrap. - Participates in plant operational planning meetings. - Develop new methods and procedures to optimize manufacturing efficiency and reduce operating costs. - Assists in taking all physical inventories in accordance with corporate procedures. - Meets with vendors and plant visitors. - Ensures that the necessary plant Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s) are developed and that production employees have been trained to meets plant operations objectives. - 0-25% travel may be required.  
Category
Manufacturing Operations
ID
2022-4783
Job Locations US-LA-Hammond
Plant Managers are responsible for overall effectiveness of day-to-day manufacturing operations through direction of personnel in the management of safety, quality, customer service, efficient utilization of resources, equipment, materials and manpower procedures and programs. The primary duties of a Plant Manager include: - Understands, follows and enforces all established safety, health, quality GMP and Company policies, procedures and recognized practices. - Understands, follows and enforces all established policies, procedures and recognized practices. - Leads the plant safety initiatives through the participation and development of safety training programs, plant safety meetings, safety audits and by encouraging employee involvement through safety suggestion and recognition programs. - Leads the plant quality initiatives through the implementation of corrective actions from customer or internal complaints, coordinating new product qualifications, and participating in internal and external quality system audits and developing and implementing corrective action plans. - Responsible for the selection, training, growth and development of shift and staff personnel to attain organizational goals - Reviews operating statements for all departments and directs manufacturing operations so that all plant costs are within budgetary standards. - Develops and maintains sound relations with customers and works with them to identify systems improvements and possible supply chain cost reductions. - Ensures continuous improvement plans are developed and implemented to ensure short and long range goals are in process. - Oversees the production planning process to ensure customer requirements are satisfied. - Maintains contact with sales department and customer service to effectively meet and maximize utilization of plant facilities. - Act as the Plant’s Project Manager on new initiatives involving equipment and molds. - Participates in monthly, quarterly and year-end physical inventories in accordance with corporate guidelines. - Oversee the creation and implementation of plants strategic and tactical plans that provided the needed focus and drive to achieve the plant and overall company objectives. - Drive continuous improvement plans using Operation Excellence tools across cross functional departments. - Promote an open door and team building environment policy. - May be responsible for special projects related to other functional areas. - 0-25% travel may be required.
Category
Manufacturing Operations
ID
2022-4780
Job Locations US-IN-Elwood | US-IN-Elwood
Graham Packaging Company is looking for a Packaging Specialist based in Elwood IN. This opening is for  3rd SHIFT, which operates during the hours of 11:00pm - 7:00am.  This position works 8 hour days Sunday thru Thursday Packaging Specialists are responsible for general housekeeping of the production area, case making, inspecting, and packing of finished product in accordance with established procedures, specifications and other guidelines. The primary duties of a Packaging Specialist include: - Understands, follows and enforces all established safety, health, quality GMP and Company policies, procedures and recognized practices. - Understands, follows and enforces all established policies, procedures and recognized practices. - Participate in continuous quality improvement projects and other related activities as assigned. - Visually inspect finished product for defects before packing to ensure quality. - Follow written packing instructions. - Notify supervisor or lead of potential problems with finished product and/or machinery. - Grind bottles as necessary, checking for contamination before grinding - Open and inspect bundles of corrugated material and check for proper printing and defects. - Stack case/dividers on carts and feed individual cases and dividers into case forming machine. - Use case making equipment in a safe manner. - Notify the appropriate coworker or assignee when supplies at the machine need to be replenished. - Communicate with incoming shift or line replacement on any problems with quality, machine, and packing configurations. - Assist with rework and heldware to ensure effective completion. - Assist in the training of regular and temporary workforce in stacking, packing quality, and case machines. - Keep work area and other facilities clean, orderly and safe. - Complete written documentation as required. - Limited travel may be required
Category
Manufacturing Operations
ID
2022-4775
Job Locations US-IN-Elwood | US-IN-Elwood
Graham Packaging Company is looking for a(n) Maintenance Tech based in Elwood IN. This opening works 8 hour days Monday thru Friday.    Maintenance Technicians are responsible for installation and repair of equipment in the plant. The Maintenance Technician will perform preventative and reactive maintenance on all production equipment and building. The primary duties of a Maintenance Technician include: - Provide daily direction to shift production personnel. - Understands, follows and enforces all established safety, health, quality GMP and Company policies, procedures and recognized practices. - Understands, follows and enforces all established policies, procedures and recognized practices. - Focus on producing quality product by monitoring quality levels and adjust the manufacturing processes to ensure product integrity. - Maintain controls for assuring successful plant performance to budgeted goals. - Perform highly diversified duties to install and maintain production machines and the plant facility’s equipment. - Diagnose problems, replace or repair parts, test and make adjustments. - Provide emergency/unscheduled repairs of production equipment during operation and perform scheduled maintenance repairs of production equipment during machine service. - Perform regular preventive maintenance on machines, equipment and plant facilities. - Perform mechanic skills including, but not limited to, mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, troubleshooting and repair of production machines. - Read and interpret equipment manuals and work orders to perform required maintenance and service. - Perform simple machinist skills. - Use a variety of hand and power tools, electric meters and material handling equipment in performing duties. - Detect faulty operations, defective material and report those and any unusual situations to proper supervision. - Assist and train production employees in proper operation and maintenance of machinery - Limited travel may be required
Category
Maintenance
ID
2022-4774
Job Locations US-GA-Cartersville | US-GA-Cartersville
Graham Packaging Company is looking for a Parts Clerk based in Cartersville, GA. This opening is for day shift M-F, which operates during the hours of 6:48 am - 3:00 pm. Parts Clerks are responsible for purchasing and receiving parts and supplies for total plant operations. They maintain and manage parts room inventory, MSDS controller, and cost savings on materials. Primary duties of a Parts Clerk include: - Understands, follows and enforces all established safety, health, quality GMP and Company policies, procedures and recognized practices. - Understands, follows and enforces all established policies, procedures and recognized practices. - Purchases maintenance repairs and operating supplies. - Develop and maintain supplier relationships. - Search for cost reductions by utilizing alternative low cost quality suppliers. - Receive FedEx/UPS shipments. - Facilitate parts room housekeeping. - Ensure proper receiving procedures are followed. - Maintain a close relationship with Production Manager to ensure proper inventory of packaging supplies. - Maintain an active file of all specialty items for production equipment. - Maintain an active file of all packaging supplies. - Maintain a current approved vendor list. - Work closely with Controller on various tasks including MSDS files. - Manage and issue all GOS materials and inventory levels in the GOS room. - Receive, update and put all receivables in inventory at specified locations. - Utilize computer literacy skills by maintaining excel spreadsheets and word files. - Made changes, additions, and modifications to PM programs and task lists. - Serves as a parts runner. - Responsible for purchase order and purchase order revisions utilizing the automated PO system. - Maintain inventory levels min/max amounts that have been established. - Maintain document room to standard. - Limited travel may be required
Category
Manufacturing Operations
ID
2022-4773
Job Locations US-TX-Rockwall | US-TX-Rockwall
Quality Managers are responsible for the administration and management of all aspects of the plant’s quality program for all containers working through the plant quality, production, and logistics personnel. The responsibility includes management of internal / external relationships relative to quality (including supplier, customer, and regulatory compliance), management of internal quality control systems, process critical control points, and quality performance improvement and awareness. As a member of the Plant’s management team the Quality Assurance Manager also has shared responsibility for overall Plant operations, especially safety and efficiency. Primary duties of a Quality Manager include: - Understands, follows and enforces all established safety, health, quality GMP and Company policies, procedures and recognized practices. - Understands, follows and enforces all established policies, procedures and recognized practices. - Understand and interpret customer requirements; convert into manufacturing requirements (define necessary inspection and critical process points and required methodologies). - Customer complaint response and tracking: Monitor complaint type and frequency to verify effectiveness of corrective actions. - Define, implement and monitor the systems required to ensure compliance (GMP’s, required certifications, sanitation, and customer audit requirements). - Work as required with Engineering, Sales, and Customer Service in completing the above responsibilities. - Work with suppliers as required, defining customer and plant requirements and ensuring conformance. - Assessment and development of operating procedures and controls for all automatic inspection devices. - Define, develop, train, implement and monitor process control points and make necessary improvements for defect elimination. - Regularly communicate customer issues and overall plant quality performance to management, staff, and plant personnel. - Hire, train, and direct the daily activities of the plant quality staff. - Continued evaluation of procedures, in all areas of responsibility for the best practices, particularly in the areas of Safety and efficiency. - May be responsible for special projects related to other functional areas. - 0-25% travel may be required.
Category
Quality
ID
2022-4772
Job Locations US-GA-Atlanta | US-GA-Atlanta
Graham Packaging Company is looking for a Maintenance Tech II based in Atlanta, GA off of Donald Lee Hollowell. This opening is for NIGHT SHIFT, which operates during the hours of 6:48p - 6:48a. This person should also have a strong electrical background. Maintenance Technicians are responsible for installation and repair of equipment in the plant. The Maintenance Technician will perform preventative and reactive maintenance on all production equipment and building.
Category
Maintenance
ID
2022-4771
Job Locations US-GA-Atlanta | US-GA-Atlanta
Graham Packaging Company is looking for a Machine Operator based in Atlanta, GA off of Fulton Industrial. This position is a night shift opportunity working from 6:48 pm - 7:00 am on a 2-2-3 schedule. The Operator is responsible for operating a given number of plastic blow molding machines (including in-line equipment), and makes necessary adjustments or minor repairs to ensure production of containers is made in a safe, efficient and high quality manner. The primary duties of an Operator include: - Understands, follows and enforces all established safety, health, quality GMP and Company policies, procedures and recognized practices. - Understands, follows and enforces all established policies, procedures and recognized practices. - Participate in continuous quality improvement projects and other related activities as assigned - Operate a group of plastic blow molding machines and auxiliary equipment producing a container in a safe and high quality method. - Participate in continuous quality improvement projects and other related activities as assigned. - Perform and/or assists in mold, insert and color changes on the line. - Perform basic processing of injection and/or blow molding machines to improve machine efficiency and reduce scrap. - Perform tasks and responsibilities of any Utility position during slow periods and/or as needed. - Monitor HDPE/PET resin (if applicable), dryer, material handling and color systems for appropriate processing conditions. - Make frequent on time quality checks on products being produced from established quality standards. - Assist other Operators and maintenance personnel on mechanical repairs. - Perform assigned preventative maintenance work. - Maintain work area to acceptable safety and housekeeping standards. - Complete and file all required documentation in an orderly and timely manner. - Communicate with the Production Shift Supervisor to coordinate production line support staff in accomplishing the lines’ objectives. - Verify material usage per standards - Perform minor troubleshooting and programming on the line. Notify leads and supervisors of any major problems or questions. - Operate equipment to minimize the generation and maximize the consumption of regrind, purge and scrap within customer specifications where applicable. - Properly identify regrind and chunk produced. - Communicate processing information to designated personnel on incoming shift. Assist other Operators as needed. - Assist in the training of new Operators. - Limited travel may be required
Category
Manufacturing Operations
ID
2022-4770
Job Locations US-PA-Lancaster
Working across the GPC plant network, the Maintenance Systems Manager will work with the plant operations staff to drive operations excellence and assist the plant with reaching its operational goals, strategies, and metrics (OGSM).  Specific focus will be in the Maintenance & Reliability Execution Element of the Graham Operating System which includes proactive, preventive, and predictive maintenance as well as optimizing and replicating best practices.  The position will also have ownership of the following key areas: - Administration & execution of the GPC Preventive Maintenance Program utilizing SAP. - Administration & execution of the GPC Predictive Maintenance Programs. - Training and development of Plant Technical Leadership. Management of plant mechanical support systems (compressed air, chilled water, cooling towers) for operations.
Category
Corporate Operations
ID
2022-4769