Plastic Dept Line Technician

Dr Pepper Snapple Group Williamson, NY
Plastic Department Line Technician

The Plastic Department Line Technician is responsible for working in a team based environment and for the complete operation and preventative maintenance of all the equipment located in the PhD department (Filler, Capper, Blow Molder, Caser, etc).

Join the team at Dr Pepper Snapple Group and make a difference by pursuing everything that you do with the determination that sets us apart from our competitors. Driving for results leads to recognition and personal growth within the company, helping us to achieve our goal to "Be the Best Beverage Business in the Americas". The success that comes from within each of us is recognized, and creates opportunities for your growth in the organization.

Shift and Schedule

This is a unionized facility and shift assignments are based on seniority as well as business needs. This is a full-time position and will work on either our 2nd or 3rd shift. Our 2nd shift typically runs from 2:00pm until 10:30pm. Our 3rd shift typically runs 10:00pm until 6:30am. Flexibility to work overtime and weekends as well as the ability to adapt to changing schedules is required.

Position Responsibilities

* Conduct all on-line quality checks as required for each specific machine and raw product.

* Conduct mechanical troubleshooting, preventative maintenance, minor repairs, and line changeovers of each specific machine.

* Write all reports associated with proper operation of equipment, including computer operations.

* Maintain the highest standards of safety and industrial hygiene.

* Operate a forklift or other moving equipment to service production lines as required.

* Must keep the facility, machines, and work areas clean and orderly, including sanitation duties.

* Identify potential problems and correct situation or notify supervisor.

Total Rewards

We take great pride in offering our people benefits that are competitive. We appreciate hard work, innovative ideas and unending passion, which is why we provide a comprehensive set of benefits and options designed to fit the unique lifestyles of our employees from day one based on eligibility requirements.

Qualifications

* High school diploma or general equivalency diploma (GED)

* 3 years prior experience with operation of high-speed production machinery, monitoring of product quality, and/or preventative maintenance/mechanical troubleshooting

* Lift, push, and pull a minimum of 60 pounds repeatedly, walking and standing for long period of time

Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc. (NYSE: DPS) is one of North America's leading refreshment beverage companies, manufacturing, bottling and distributing more than 50 brands of carbonated soft drinks, juices, teas, mixers, waters and other premium beverages.

With a brand heritage spanning more than 200 years, the DPS portfolio includes some of the most recognized beverages in the Americas. More than 75 percent of the company's overall volume is from brands that are either #1 or #2 in their flavor categories. In addition to its flagship Dr Pepper and Snapple brands, the DPS portfolio includes 7UP, Mott's, A&W, Sunkist soda, Hawaiian Punch, Canada Dry, Schweppes, RC Cola, Diet Rite, Squirt, PeƱafiel, Yoo-hoo, Rose's, Clamato, Mr & Mrs T and other well-known consumer favorites.

Dr Pepper Snapple Group is an equal opportunity employer and affirmatively seeks diversity in its workforce. Dr Pepper Snapple Group recruits qualified applicants and advances in employment its employees without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability, genetic information, ethnic or national origin, marital status, veteran status, or any other status protected by law. EOE Minority/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled