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Job Locations US-OK-Muskogee | US-OK-Muskogee
Graham Packaging Company is looking for a PET Machine Operator based in Muskogee, OK. This position is a NIGHT SHIFT opportunity from 7:00PM-7:30AM.  No Day Shift available at this time.   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
2022-4589
Job Locations US-OK-Muskogee | US-OK-Muskogee
Graham Packaging Company is looking for an Injection Maintenance Technician based in Muskogee, OK. This opening is for NIGHT SHIFT, which operates during the hours of 7:00 PM - 7:30 AM.   Maintenance Technicians are responsible for installation and repair of Husky Injection equipment in the plant. The Maintenance Technician will perform preventative and reactive maintenance on all injection equipment. The primary duties of an Injection Maintenance Technician 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. - 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
2022-4588
Job Locations US-AL-Prattville
New Plant opening in 2023   Production Managers direct supervisors and assigned personnel within the Production Department. Coordinate production activity in a manner that results in the production of quality product in a safe and cost effective manner. Work with scheduling to ensure that an effective production plan is developed and executed consistent with plant procedures, customer service requirements, and plant objectives.
Category
Manufacturing Operations
ID
2022-4587
Job Locations US-KY-Florence
Graham Packaging Company is looking for a Warehouse Shift Lead in our Florence, Kentucky plant.  This position will be assigned to a day shift schedule 6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. and will be responsible, in cooperation with other leads and the Manager, for support the shift safety, quality and operations.
Category
Manufacturing Supply Chain Operations
ID
2022-4586
Job Locations US-AL-Prattville
New Plant opening in 2023   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.
Category
Manufacturing Operations
ID
2022-4585
Job Locations US-TX-Beaumont
The Supply Chain Analyst/Scheduler will be responsible for aiding in the development and implementation of key fundamental Supply Chain processes, systems and standards that build a world class Supply Chain organization.
Category
Sales
ID
2022-4584
Job Locations US-KY-Florence | US-KY-Florence
Graham Packaging Company is looking for a Maintenance Tech Lead based in Lead. This opening is Day shift, which operates during the hours of 6:30 AM - 2:30 PM.   Maintenance Technician Leads are responsible for leading and coordinates activities of vendors and workers engaged in repair, maintenance, and installation of machines, tools, and equipment; and in maintenance of buildings, grounds, and utility systems of mill, industrial plant, or other establishments. The primary duties of a Maintenance Technician Lead 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. - Report to and inform the Maintenance Manager of project status, training status and requirements as well as material requirements. - Direct and assign the day-to-day workload of the Maintenance Technicians. - Participate in continuous quality improvement projects and other related activities as assigned. - Review production, quality control and maintenance reports and statistics to plan and modify maintenance activities. - Plan, develop and implement new methods and procedures designed to improve operations, minimize operating costs and affect greater utilization of labor and materials. - Assist the Maintenance Manager with workload and project planning. - Maintain project, maintenance and repair parts and supplies inventories. - Originate and implement purchase order process, including vendor setup and EMIS data entry and necessary reports. - Coordinate outside vendors to perform scheduled maintenance and repairs in specialized areas and review performance for quality and cost effectiveness. - Perform all duties and responsibilities of a Maintenance Technician. - Train new Maintenance Technicians and coordinate ongoing training of existing staff. - Manage and operate the Maintenance/Inventory/PM Software Program. - Fill in for Maintenance Manager when necessary. - Assist in the coordination of projects with engineering, machine shop and shift supervisors. - Complete written documentation as required. - Assist with on call duties after hours and weekends. - Limited travel may be required.
Category
Maintenance
ID
2022-4583
Job Locations US-IL-St. Charles
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
2022-4581
Job Locations US-OH-Mason | US-OH-Mason
Graham Packaging Company is looking for Shipping Clerks for our Mason and Cincinnati facilities.  Both positions operate between 7am-3pm, Monday-Friday. Both incumbents must be flexible as hours may vary based on business needs. This position will operate a Fork Truck. - New Pay Structures starting at $21.76 per hour. - Benefits start on Day One: Medical, Dental, Vision, and 401K with match. Shipping Clerks monitor all aspects of shipping, warehousing, and the movement of freight while maintaining high standards of safety, quality, and service. The primary duties of a Shipping 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. - Coordinate with Supervisor to generate orders for all daily shipments. - Direct and load outgoing trucks per schedule and manage paperwork. - Direct, unload, and store incoming materials and deliveries. - Gain understanding of sales orders and releases with Supervisor and customer logistic contact. - Operate forklift equipment with best, safe practices. - Ensure timely, organized, accurate plant receiving and record keeping. - Assist Supervisor in researching receiving and inventory matters. - Support Supervisor in maintaining perpetual inventory systems and perform physical inventories. - Support Supervisor in unloading, changeover of resin railcars and in preparing BOL - Complete data entry and record keeping with SAP and various spreadsheets. - Maintaining GMP Warehouse Standards. - Send outbound materials with associated paperwork. - Receive dunnage and conduct routine dunnage counts at the various sites. - Coordinate with Supervisor on storage, sale, and shipment of regrind, purging, and clean floor sweepings. - Conduct floor audits with shift end Forklift Operators to review damaged product. - Backup and assist Warehouse Lead with shipment of outbound / inbound UPS/Fed-Ex packages. - Input purchase orders into system in ID Buy and track until product delivery. - Shipping Clerk Responsibilities: - 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. - Enter correct information on bill of lading and fax to customers as required. - Contact customers and common carriers as required. - Coordinate shipments to Customers and Warehouse. - Responsible for all the paperwork connected with the warehouse function including bills of lading, freight bills, location records, unit load patterns, customer overage or shortage complaints, supply inventory records, and notifies all applicable department Managers. - Take part in physical inventories as needed. - Assist in normal daily Shipping operations as needed. - Communicate all conditions that may affect the quality of product to Supervisor and/or Plant Manager. - Receive incoming supplies and materials as required; deliver to specific departments as needed. - Enter correct information on Certificate of Compliance and fax to customer as needed. - Create manual bill of ladings, sales orders and provide proof of delivery as needed. - Check on outgoing carriers and assign dock door. Coordinate outgoing shipments with the Forklift Operator. - Ensure all loads go out on time with the correct materials, in shippable condition. - Ensure all product that may be damaged in the warehouse or shipping operations are properly handled via the HFI procedure. - Ensure all production is properly logged into the Warehouse Management System. - Informs Scheduling and Production when there are discrepancies in the Warehouse Management System, especially if they will directly affect customer shipments. - Help provide training assistance for new Warehouse/ Shipping personnel. - Ensures all shipping costs are accurately recorded. - Orders operational supplies in such a way as to avoid running out or having too much inventory.
Category
Manufacturing Supply Chain Operations
ID
2022-4580
Job Locations US-FL-Bradenton
Graham Packaging Company has a new job openings for Quality Assurance Technicians based in Bradenton, FL. This opening is for first shift, which operates during the hours of 7:00 am - 3:00 PM   Quality Technicians 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 on the importance of quality and leadership. Responsible for monitoring the quality of finished product and packaging at start up and qualifications, both before and after packing. The primary duties of a Quality Technician 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. - 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. - Create and implement inspection criteria and procedures. - Maintain Quality Inspection Procedures. - Complete written documentation and forms as required. - Coordinate and manage the held ware and rework processes. - Coordinate quality activity with other departments to achieve plant objectives in compliance with plant procedures. - Coordinate quality control training for employees engaged in inspection and testing activities to ensure continuous control over materials and products. - Play an active role on teams within organization. - 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 support of Infinity and quality reporting systems. - Conduct and participate on gage R&R studies. - Conduct process Audits and finished goods for every Machine and report any visual defect for correction and trace back Audits. - Complete product qualifications First Articles test as required after Mold/Color change, and assist with new product approvals (PQP’s) - Ability to analyze Statically Process Charts (SPC) and evaluate trends. - Retest bottles measurements from Production as needed (OOS or OOC) to verify quality conforms to standards. - Perform multiple inspection tests to ensure parts are produced to meet or exceed product specifications. - Identify and segregate (HFI) non conformity product according to established procedures. - Audit rejected materials/Customers returns and report findings. - Monitor Challenge test samples (Vision, ALPS, Metal detector) and QA Supplies and request replacements as needed. - Cover for Vacation as needed. - Maintain inventory of all caps and notify QA Manager when inventory is low. - Maintain work area and test samples in a clean and orderly fashion. - All other duties as assigned by the Quality Manager  
Category
Quality
ID
2022-4578
Job Locations US-MO-Maryland Heights
Walk-in Open Interviews! Currently interviewing for future openings: - Thursday, October 6th! - 10am-3pm; Bring a friend!  - 13300 Interstate Drive, Maryland Heights, MO 63043 Apply ahead or bring your phone and a copy of your resume.    *Employee Referral Bonuses Start at $500.00 per referral hired!   -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------   As a Yard Specialist, you will assist operations in an active trailer yard, performing a variety of duties including operating a spotter truck. Preferred candidates will have at least six months of commercial driving experience in a vehicle of similar size, weight, and controls as a terminal tractor and proficiency in backing trailers into dock doors and parking slips; demonstrate strong analytical thinking and problem solving skills; good communication with diverse audiences; ability to learn quickly in a fast-paced environment; and a commitment to building strong, collaborative relationships with colleagues and outside vendors. This opening would be for a 12 hour DAY SHIFT position on a rotating 2/2/3 work schedule.
Category
Manufacturing Operations
ID
2022-4577
Job Locations US-GA-Cartersville
Graham Packaging Company is looking for a Electrician based in Cartersville, GA. This opening is for first shift, which operates during the hours of 6:48a - 3:00 p.  This position could be required to work an offshift (either second, third or nights) as needed.     Maintenance Electricians are responsible for troubleshooting, maintenance and repair of systems using electrical, mechanical and processing skills. The Maintenance Electrician will perform preventative and reactive maintenance on all production equipment and building. The primary duties of a Maintenance Electrician 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. - Focus on producing quality product by monitoring quality levels and adjust the manufacturing processes to ensure product integrity. - Reads and interprets drawings, blueprints, schematics and electrical code specifications to determine layout of industrial electrical equipment installations. - Installs, examines, replaces or repairs electrical wiring, receptacles, switch boxes, conduits, feeders, fibre-optic and coaxial cable assemblies, lighting fixtures and/or other electrical components. - Tests electrical and electronic equipment and components for continuity, current, voltage and resistance. - Maintains, repairs, installs and tests switchgear, transformers, switchboard meters, regulators and reactors. - Maintains, repairs, tests and installs electrical motors, generators, alternators, industrial storage batteries and hydraulic and pneumatic electrical control systems. - Troubleshoots, maintains and repairs industrial, electrical and electronic control systems and other related devices. - Conducts preventive maintenance programs and keeps accurate maintenance records. - May install, maintain and calibrate industrial instrumentation and related devices as required. - Assist and train production employees in proper operation and maintenance of machinery. - Limited travel may be required.
Category
Maintenance
ID
2022-4575
Job Locations US-OH-Minster
Graham Packaging Company is looking for a Machine Operator for the Minster, OH facility. This position is a night shift opportunity working from approximately 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
2022-4574
Job Locations US-PA-York | US-PA-York
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 7pm-7am. 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
2022-4573
Job Locations US-GA-Atlanta | US-GA-Atlanta
Graham Packaging Company has a new job openings for Quality Assurance Technicians based in Atlanta, GA. This opening is for Rotating 12-hours, which operates during the hours of 7:00 pm - 7:00 am (2-2-3 schedule). Quality Technicians 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 on the importance of quality and leadership. Responsible for monitoring the quality of finished product and packaging at start up and qualifications, both before and after packing. The primary duties of a Quality Technician 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. - 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. - Create and implement inspection criteria and procedures. - Maintain Quality Inspection Procedures. - Complete written documentation and forms as required. - Coordinate and manage the held ware and rework processes. - Coordinate quality activity with other departments to achieve plant objectives in compliance with plant procedures. - Coordinate quality control training for employees engaged in inspection and testing activities to ensure continuous control over materials and products. - Play an active role on teams within organization. - 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 support of Infinity and quality reporting systems. - Conduct and participate on gage R&R studies. - Conduct process Audits and finished goods for every Machine and report any visual defect for correction and trace back Audits. - Complete product qualifications First Articles test as required after Mold/Color change, and assist with new product approvals (PQP’s) - Ability to analyze Statically Process Charts (SPC) and evaluate trends. - Retest bottles measurements from Production as needed (OOS or OOC) to verify quality conforms to standards. - Perform multiple inspection tests to ensure parts are produced to meet or exceed product specifications. - Identify and segregate (HFI) non conformity product according to established procedures. - Audit rejected materials/Customers returns and report findings. - Monitor Challenge test samples (Vision, ALPS, Metal detector) and QA Supplies and request replacements as needed. - Cover for Vacation as needed. - Maintain inventory of all caps and notify QA Manager when inventory is low. - Maintain work area and test samples in a clean and orderly fashion. - All other duties as assigned by the Quality Manager  
Category
Quality
ID
2022-4571
Job Locations US-MO-Maryland Heights
Walk-in Open Interviews! Currently interviewing for future openings: - Thursday, October 6th! - 10am-3pm; Bring a friend!  - 13300 Interstate Drive, Maryland Heights, MO 63043 Apply ahead or bring your phone and a copy of your resume.    *Employee Referral Bonuses Start at $500.00 per referral hired!   -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------   Graham Packaging Company is looking for a Maintenance Technician. This position is for night shift, which operates 7p-7a. Must be willing to work day or night shift, as shift may change in the future because of union rules.   Maintenance Mechanics are responsible for installation and repair of equipment in the plant. The Maintenance Mechanic will perform preventative and reactive maintenance on all production equipment and building issues.
Category
Maintenance
ID
2022-4570
Job Locations US-PA-York | US-PA-York
Essential Duties and Responsibilities - Manage moderate to complex new innovation / R&D projects for the purpose of improving blow molding equipment, processes, product design, and product performance  - Design experiments, conduct testing, collect data, analyze data with statistical software, and compose detailed reports on technical findings to address specific knowledge gaps in our manufacturing processes - Develop limit and tradeoff curves, engineering models, process maps, and other tools to guide the product and process development process - Lead moderately complex projects to create requirements, specifications, and designs for blow molding process equipment and coordinate its prototype testing and installation - Develop and utilize instrumentation and data collection tools to measure and record physical quantities for the purpose of experimentation and solving moderate to complex problems - Use solid modeling and simulation tools for mechanical design of products, simple fixtures, measurement apparatus, and mechanical components - Collaborate with internal resources, customers, and third party specialists/industry experts to learn, maintain, and make visible the best knowledge available Core Proficiencies and Skills - Strong understanding of numerous scientific and engineering principals including heat transfer, fluid flow, material properties, measurement, instrumentation, and basic control systems - Skilled in designing and conducting experiments   - Skilled in the use of data acquisition and analysis software - Skilled in mechanical design using solid modeling software - Skilled in simulation tools including FEA and CFD - Good written and presentation skills Able to travel up to 30% at times
Category
Engineering
ID
2022-4568
Job Locations US-CA-Modesto
Graham Packaging Company is looking for a Production Specialist based in Modesto, CA.      Production Specialists are responsible for general housekeeping of the production area, packing, case making, inspecting, other general factory tasks in accordance with established procedures, specifications and other guidelines. The primary duties of a Production 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 and ensure that cases are properly sealed. - Pack bottles in accordance to the customer specification. - Clear trimmer jams and restart, shut off/on trimmer in a safe manner. - Notify supervisor or lead of potential problems with finished product and/or machinery. - De-label and grind bottles as necessary, checking for contamination before grinding. - Strapping, tying, stacking, and orienting cases and units properly in correct unit load pattern to satisfy customer request. - Use case making equipment in a safe manner. - Maintain hot/cold glue tanks by keeping full. - Perform fiber tear checks to ensure proper glue application and pattern. - Notify the appropriate coworker, forklift driver, 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. - Restart, start, stop, and clears all downstream equipment as required. - Assist in the training of permanent 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. - May perform basic stretch wrapper functions. - Limited travel may be required
Category
Manufacturing Operations
ID
2022-4566
Job Locations US-KY-Lexington
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
2022-4565
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
2022-4564