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Team Member (Machine Operator) - $1,500 Sign-On Bonus

Company: Mars Inc
Location: Elmwood Park
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

Job Description To apply, please visit https://careers.mars.com/global/en/search - results?qcity=Chicago &qstate=Illinois& qcountry=United%20States & utm_source=ZipRecruiter

The Role: Team Members are system experts in their assigned area and are highly functional in multiple areas. Team Members must also ensure efficiency, operational conformance, product quality and continuous improvement. Functions as a member of an area team which is directly responsible for the efficient production of quality products in the required quantities. Operate/change over specified machinery in the assigned area. Team Members must have the skill set to train and/or perform the tasks of other associates in the area as needed. This job requires strong communication, interpersonal and team building skills to support site objectives.

This position is eligible to receive a $1,500 sign-on bonus. The bonus will be distributed in three $500 payments - one on day one, one at the 6 month mark and one at the 12 month mark.

Key Responsibilities: Performs all assigned activities & job tasks within a line or area. Operates equipment in a safe and efficient manner. Takes corrective actions in solving problems to root cause level. Able to assess equipment operating reliability and perform routine repairs, adjustments and malfunction troubleshooting. Performs and/or works with Maintenance to complete equipment preventative maintenance. Able to maintain accurate records of quality control checks, production numbers or waste performance. Keeps detailed log books: Performs all shift support documentation in a quality matter. Performs quality control tasks such as metal checks, inspection of date codes, item numbers, dump logs, etc. High degree of ownership for product quality: Performs all standard quality checks & other quality related duties. Able to operate a forklift. Able to operate a computer and utilize the basic standard desktop systems (LSS, PSL, MIS, SQCIS, etc.). Understands principles of inventory control. Has knowledge of the plant's products and goals. Understands production schedules, production computer systems, work instructions. Has general knowledge of Mars & the systems used by the business. Physical/Environmental Requirements: Standing on a concrete floor. Wearing proper personal protective equipment (hair net, bump cap, ear plugs, safety shoes, and uniform). Bending, stooping, twist, turn, standing for extended time periods, reaching, climbing stairs, and lifting up to 50 lbs. Forklift assignments require OSHA certification and getting on and off frequently. Required to work weekends during peak season. Required to work mandatory overtime during peak season. Minimum Qualifications: High School diploma, GED or equivalent education. Standing on a concrete floor. Wearing proper personal protective equipment (hair net, bump cap, ear plugs, safety shoes, and uniform). Bending, stooping, twist, turn, standing for extended time periods, reaching, climbing stairs, and lifting up to 50 lbs. Forklift assignments require OSHA certification and getting on and off frequently. Preferred Qualifications: 3+ years of manufacturing experience operating a variety of machines. Knowledge of inventory control principles. Ability to operate a forklift/OSHA certification. Experience with SAP.

Mars is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request. The company is pleased to provide such assistance, and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request.

Company Description A mutually rewarding experience.

Work. Realize your ambitions. And realize theres more to being in business than just making a profit. Thats the Mars philosophy. And the opportunity we offer every one of our Associates. An opportunity to take what you do and make it mean more for you, for those around you and for the planet. What you get here is challenging, interesting work. You get the tools you need to do a great job and you get to have the best possible people on your side to help you do it. And at the same time as getting to find ways to do business better today than we did it yesterday and driving a great career, you also get to build a more enlightened business and drive sustainability.

Because its never just about a single person, a single project or a single brand. Its about how you can grab everything thats within your reach here and use it to pursue mutual, long-term gain. Its about having ideas. And ideals. Being prepared to risk failure because the promise of success means well all be a little better off. Its that mix of integrity and ambition that makes Mars such a special place to work. And why working here is always about more than just a job.

Mars has net sales of more than $33 billion, operates six business segments including Petcare, Chocolate, Wrigley, Food, Drinks, Symbioscience, and more than 75,000 Associates worldwide that are putting its Principles into action to make a difference for people and the planet through its performance.

Mars brands include: Petcare PEDIGREE, ROYAL CANIN, WHISKAS, BANFIELD Pet Hospital, CESAR, SHEBA, DREAMIES and NUTRO; Chocolate M&MS, SNICKERS, DOVE, GALAXY, MARS, MILKY WAY and TWIX; Wrigley DOUBLEMINT, EXTRA, ORBIT and 5TM chewing gums, SKITTLES and STARBURST candies, and ALTOIDS AND LIFESAVERS mints. Food UNCLE BENS, DOLMIO, EBLY, MASTERFOODS, SEEDS OF CHANGE and ROYCO; Drinks ALTERRA COFFEE ROASTERSTM, THE BRIGHT TEA COMPANYTM, KLIX and FLAVIA; Symbioscience COCOAVIA and WISDOM PANEL.

Keywords: Mars Inc, Cicero , Team Member (Machine Operator) - $1,500 Sign-On Bonus, Other , Elmwood Park, Illinois

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