COMPACT INDUSTRIES, INC.

COMPACT INDUSTRIES, INC. St. Charles, IL, USA
Oct 17, 2019
Full time
Description: RESPONSIBILITIES: Daily: Unload LTL of raw materials, packaging, and maintenance and sanitation supplies. Create label and placard for raw and packaging materials. with required number of sample pallets. Supply QC Maintain warehouse and Receiving office cleanliness according to GMPs. Process receipts through Syspro. Monitor receiving window (Assure drivers complete inspection sheet and check carriers ID). Assist in companywide and/or customer specific stock takes. Schedule inbound appointments via Microsoft Outlook and Excel. Organize paperwork and confirm before turning over to accounting. Verify purchase orders against inbound Receiving Log. Prepare tasks for forklift drivers. Log and deliver UPS and FedEx packages. Receive and transfer above material through RF scanners. (Applicable if LTO certified) Occasional, Infrequent: Assist in audit preparation of area. Cycle counting. Assist Manager when needed. Cover vacancies due to absences. . Requirements: WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Ability to lift 50 lbs. Cut seals on trailers outside or inside if the trailers are docked. Fast pace and stressful conditions at times. Walking, standing, and sitting during the shift. COMPUTER SKILLS: Experience with Microsoft Office. Ability to use a copy machine, fax machine, telephone, and bar code scanner. ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Ability to multi task on a daily basis. Attention to details and accuracy with paperwork. May be asked to stay longer to complete task and/or work Saturdays. Ability to organize and prioritize tasks. Learn about company products and other departments within. Transfer material throughout the warehouse by use of a forklift. (Applicable if LTO certified) Bilingual is a plus. EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: High School WORK EXPERIENCE: Data entry experience. Experience working in a warehouse (Receiving/Shipping). Scanner experience. Experience working in a food industry environment. Forklift certified experience a plus PM18
COMPACT INDUSTRIES, INC. St. Charles, IL, USA
Oct 16, 2019
Full time
Description: Develop, coordinate and effectively facilitate training programs for Compact Industries, Inc. employees. Employee mentor Conduct training sessions such as new employee orientation, on the job training with new hires, training incumbent employees on different pieces of equipment Train hourly production employees to perform duties according to product specifications and co-packing equipment Complete progress reports on employees until they qualify for the assigned position. Review the progress reports with Manager and Supervisor Maintain accurate training data Develop and promote positive working relationships with new hires, peers and leaders Address and retrain employees exhibiting behavior that is contrary to training Other duties as assigned by leadership Weekly: Actively participate in production and shift start up meetings Ensure Job Hazard/Safety Analysis are completed for each position/title Assess on-going training needs and recommend/develop training solutions/modules Monthly: Attend departmental or Company training Participate in the Safety Committee Meeting Occasional, Infrequent: Assist with special plant events Act as back-up to support production WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Lifting up to 35 Lb. Walking and standing 95% of the time COMPUTER / EQUIPMENT SKILLS: Working knowledge of MS Office--Excel, Word, Outlook Alchemy knowledge is a plus . Requirements: ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Extremely organized and detail oriented Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred Ability to work with teams Ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment. Strong interpersonal skills Strong written and verbal skills Proficient in MS Office Suite Flexibility in schedule (may be asked to work second shift) Ability to lead, champion and facilitate projects as assigned EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: BA/BS degree preferred WORK EXPERIENCE: One year of previous food industry experience is preferred Training & Development experience preferred PM18
COMPACT INDUSTRIES, INC. St. Charles, IL, USA
Oct 12, 2019
Full time
Description: Make sure all the lines across the production floor and any equipment necessary is ready to run when scheduled. RESPONSIBILITIES: Daily: Assemble food production machines or mechanical components according to requirements Inspect machines and conveyors to discover functionality issues Operate forklift Troubleshoot reported problems and resolve them in a timely manner Assist machine operators during production changeovers Operate/run machinery on an as needed basis Keep logs of work and report on issues Keep tooling and parts area in a clean and orderly fashion Follow all safety procedures. Follow all GMP procedures. Perform others duties as assigned such as training others, open rework, packer, stacker, relieving other operators etc. Occasional, Infrequent: Participate in seasonal inventory counts. Attending department meeting as required. Learn and operate packaging machinery. . Requirements: Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs Must be able to push/pull up to 50 lbs Walking and standing 95% of time Bending, twisting, stooping motions 50% of time COMPUTER SKILLS: Basic personal computer skills, copy machine, scanners. ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Experience with manufacturing and setting up equipment Knowledge of manufacturing machinery Aptitude in using various hand tools Ability to follow established procedures, practices and instructions A strong commitment to all health and safety guidelines Good communication skills and problem-solving ability Bi-lingual (Spanish/English) is a plus Ability to calculate simple mathematical figures. EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: High School diploma or general education degree (GED) is preferred WORK EXPERIENCE: One to three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. PM18
COMPACT INDUSTRIES, INC. St. Charles, IL, USA
Oct 11, 2019
Full time
Description: Ensure the policies and procedures of the quality control department are properly implemented by training and leading the quality control technicians. Be knowledgeable of and maintain proficiency in all positions in the quality control department. Maintain a professional work environment, free from discrimination of all types. Work with the production department to ensure maximum production is achieved without compromising food product quality or safety. RESPONSIBILITIES: Daily: Ensure that the production lines are adequately covered for a Quality Control Technician. Train, discipline, coach the Quality Control technicians. Check the first production of every line at every startup or changeover and verifying the accuracy and completeness of Quality Control and production and verify materials used. Evaluate and assist Quality Control technicians in isolation of nonconforming items. Ensure disposition of nonconforming items is carried out as directed by Quality Control manager. Review paperwork corrections. Verify loft and lab paperwork is accurate and complete. Be available for any QC issues/questions/concerns that arise. Make sure employees in any area follow Good Manufacture Practices. Attend production meetings. Weekly: Schedule overtime according to production needs. Ensure supervision of Quality Control, especially at startup for all overtime. Schedule coverage for vacations/time off. Check timesheets for all temporary Quality Control Technicians. Monthly: Complete internal audits (bimonthly). Occasional, Infrequent: Prepare plant in anticipation of external or customer audits. Attend formal training sessions. Complete procedure reviews and revisions. Document new procedures. . Requirements: SUPERVISION SKILLS: Supervise 12 Quality Control technicians. This includes scheduling, monitoring, leading, and training. Also the overseeing of any minor conflicts. Assist Quality Control technicians by providing information and tools to assist them in performing their jobs effectively. WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: 80% of day spent walking the plant, including going up and down stairs. Ability to lift 12-20lbs for line checks. Occasional lifting up to 50 lbs. Ability to perform visual Inspections. EQUIPMENT REQUIREMENTS: Use of laboratory instruments: moisture, brix, balances, etc. Use of vacuum chambers and air pumps during testing. COMPUTER SKILLS: Proficient knowledge required in the use of a personal computer. Intermediate knowledge required in the use of Word, Excel, and PowerPoint programs. Basic knowledge required in the use of Access programs. ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Communicate with fellow employees in Quality Control department exchanging information needs. Work with employees in various departments ensuring quality of product and food safety. Ability to be organized and multi task. Ability to communicate well both verbally and written. Possess good supervision, leadership, and decision making skills. EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Bachelors Degree Specific courses completed in micro, food technology, management, and simple statistics. WORK EXPERIENCE: Experience in Biology/Food background. Experience in Regulatory environment. Experience in manufacturing environment. PM18
COMPACT INDUSTRIES, INC. St. Charles, IL, USA
Oct 08, 2019
Full time
Description: PURPOSE: Stack products out of the production lines in a proper manner following specs RESPONSIBILITIES: Daily: Read specs to get information about the job. Verify pallets are in good conditions Check labels information and boxes code dates Help machine Operator on set up, wet wash or any kind of changeover. Keep production line clean and neat Open rework on the production line assigned and across the building as necessary. Follow GMPs and safety procedures at any time. Help relieve other coworkers for breaks and lunch as necessary WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Able to lift boxes up to 20 pounds. Standing 100% of the shift EQUIPMENT REQUIREMENTS: Use of a utility knife PM18 . Requirements:
COMPACT INDUSTRIES, INC. St. Charles, IL, USA
Oct 08, 2019
Full time
Description: Work with Packaging Supervisor and Manager to coordinate all activities on the packaging line to achieve maximum efficiencies through teamwork. RESPONSIBILITIES: Daily: Be able to execute all the job responsibilities of a Machine Operator and back fill for the shift supervisor when needed: Lead their shift on all routine duties. Assist in training of all new packaging employees. Direct operator, packer and stacker too assigned lines. Supervisor back up when needed. Run a production machine when needed. . Requirements: WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. Must be able to push/pull up to 100 lbs. Stands 50% of time Walks 100% of time Bending, twisting, stooping motions 50% of time EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: High School diploma or general education degree (GED) WORK EXPERIENCE: Four or more years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. PM18
COMPACT INDUSTRIES, INC. St. Charles, IL, USA
Oct 08, 2019
Full time
Description: Purpose: Clean, sanitize, maintain all areas inside and outside the building following all sanitation procedures and safety guidelines. RESPONSIBILITIES: Daily: According to the area assigned, follow cleaning procedures to keep the area clean and neat. Make sure all the cleaning tools for employees are on place like brushes, gloves, soap, napkins, garbage cans, etc. Maintain the inside areas of the warehouse to the standard level required by Master Sanitation Schedule, procedures, and safety guidelines. Maintain the outside areas of the building to the standard level required by the Master Sanitation Schedule and safety guidelines. Maintain sanitation tools and equipment in clean and working order. Some of the functions includes but are not limited to sweeping, mopping, vacuuming, dusting, pulling trash, cleaning, painting, arranging, organizing, etc. Service other departments in areas relating to sanitation, sanitation tools, or sanitation procedures. Inform the supervisor or manager about stock inventory shortages for sanitation items Move cans or drums of powder. Weekly: General clean of all machine rooms, blending area, warehouse and production floor as required by the Master Sanitation Schedule or department heads. Monthly: Other functions assigned but not limited to painting, gardening, snow removal, organizing, sanitation equipment operation etc. Occasional, Infrequent: Prepare the building for audits and customer visits. Some tasks may be required off-site of the facility. Assisting with company events. WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Walking and standing 100% of the time Lift boxes up to 100 pounds Lift, pull up to 100 pounds Move cans or drums of liquids While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles, dust areas, moving mechanical parts and vibration. Occasionally exposed to a variety of extreme conditions as heights, weather variations, etc. The noise level in the work environment and job sites can be loud. Noise levels has been tested and it is under the requirements This position may be performed in outside weather conditions . Requirements: ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Organized Be able to drive a Lift truck is a plus Available to perform duties inside/outside of the facility Detail oriented Ability to multitask Team player Ability to follow instructions, learn new skills, and apply those skills. EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: High School or equivalent WORK EXPERIENCE: Food industry or related. PM18
COMPACT INDUSTRIES, INC. St. Charles, IL, USA
Oct 07, 2019
Full time
Description: Operate up to two machines and coordinate all activities on the packaging line to achieve maximum efficiencies through teamwork. RESPONSIBILITIES: Daily: Reading and understanding Compacts Finish Products specifications to manufacture and package a quality product which meets all customer and specifications. Compact Start machine and observe operation to detect malfunctions with the machine. Responsible to shut down line if product does not meet specifications. Run equipment at designed rates, maximize efficiency, troubleshoot problems and reduce equipment downtime. Stop machine and report malfunctions to supervisor if mechanical problems arise. Makes minor adjustments and repairs. Responsible to maximize product and packaging yields and eliminate waste. Set up and monitor checkweigher. Monitor metal detectors to ensure they are working properly. Responsible to complete production forms. Advise supervisor on any order or raw material shortages. Understand and be able to apply each of the following programs during production: Allergen (especially during changeovers), HACCP, GMP. Understand the importance of immediately notifying the Quality Control department when a product is out of specification. When product does not meet specification, work with other departments to correct the deviation as soon as possible. Keep work area clean. Active participation in training. Follow all safety procedures. Perform others duties as assigned such as open rework, packer, stacker, relieving other operators etc. Occasional, Infrequent: Attending department meeting as required. . Requirements: WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs Must be able to push/pull up to 100 lbs Stands 95% of time Walks 50% of time Bending, twisting, stooping motions 50% of time ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos in English. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, and other employees of the organization. Ability to calculate simple mathematical figures Ability to apply common sense, understand and carry out detailed written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems. Ability to troubleshooting issues. EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: High School diploma or general education degree (GED) WORK EXPERIENCE: One to three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. PM18
COMPACT INDUSTRIES, INC. St. Charles, IL, USA
Oct 07, 2019
Full time
Description: Produce quality blended formulas. RESPONSIBILITIES: Daily: Review and understand the daily blending schedule and shift expectations. Verify that the blender assigned is properly in use for the production schedule Direct the activities of the dumpers assigned to his/her blender. Ask staging personnel for the formulas needed to run the blender. Verify the formulas are correct and they correspond to the schedule. Verify any other ingredients needed to prepare the batch, quantities, description etc. Verify every single quantity of ingredients according to formula sheet. Scan ingredients into the blender. Measure blending time, speeds etc. for processing batches. Take samples and wait for QA approval. Complete the paperwork for each batch. Coordinate with dump room to empty the blender and get the hoppers of products back to the loft. Actively participate in blender cleaning: brush-out, sugar purge, wet wash. Make sure the work area is organized, clean and free of debris at all times. Follow all and every safety and GMP regulations. Train new blender dumpers or new blender operators as needed. Participate in company inventory count and other assignments as needed. . Requirements: WORKING CONDITIONS & PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Must be able to lift up to 30 lbs Must be able to push/pull up to 100 lbs Stands 98% of time Walks 50% of time Bending, twisting, stooping motions 80% of time COMPUTER SKILLS: Basic knowledge of scanner ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Ability to speak, read and comprehend English: simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to other employees of the organization, auditors, and sometimes customers. Ability to direct a team Ability to calculate simple mathematical figures Ability to understand and carry out detailed written or oral instructions. Ability to solve problems and troubleshoot issues. EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Preferred: high school diploma or general education degree (GED) WORK EXPERIENCE: One or more years of similar job experience or training. Experience in manufacturing is a plus. Experience working in a food environment is a plus. PM18
COMPACT INDUSTRIES, INC. St. Charles, IL, USA
Oct 07, 2019
Full time
Description: Maintain clean all areas in the building. Coordinate activities with coworkers, Supervisor and Sanitation Manager. RESPONSIBILITIES: Follow all cleaning procedures required for food safety and sanitation best practices. Make sure all the cleaning tools for employees are in place and in working order. Items like brushes, gloves, soap, napkins, garbage cans, etc. Inform the supervisor or manager when tools need repair or replacement. Coach Sanitation employees and work closely with them, following SOPs and GMPs. Complete tasks as laid out in Sanitation Lead Job Description or as assigned by management. Communicate issues or make recommendation for improvement to Supervisor and Sanitation Manager. Drive the team to complete assigned duties or Master Sanitation Schedule (MSS) items. Ensure that appropriate person is signing off on the MSS. Communicate via radio with team and other departments. Work with other departments as needed to complete assigned tasks. Follow 5-S guidelines. Help implement change within the department through training, coaching, and adherence to new or updated methods of operation. Complete the Shift Report. Lead in a professional manner. Prepare the building for audits and customer visits. . Requirements: WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Walking and standing 100% of the shift Lift or move up to 100 pounds Move cans or 55-Gallon drums as needed Drive a Lift Truck ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Willingness to learn Organized Detail oriented Team oriented Ability to keep track of what the team is doing. Ability to redirect team as situations change. Ability to follow instructions Adaptable to change EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: High School or equivalent WORK EXPERIENCE: Food industry or related. PM18