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Date: Mar 6, 2017

Location: Sanford, ME, US

 

Salary Grade Range: Hourly - Hourly

Employee Referral: $500.00 US Dollar

No Relocation Assistance Offered

 

 

 

Tom's of Maine is seeking a Finishing Technician to fill and package natural personal care products while meeting safety, quality, and productivity goals.The role supports the Finishing Area through Factory Performance & Reliability program elements such as visual workplace, equipment operating maintenance, and continuous improvement.The role also supports the facility with cleaning, repair, groundskeeping, and other support as needed.This position requires occasional overtime and weekend work.

 

Core Responsibilities:

  • Safety - Ensure all EOHS requirements (Environmental Occupational Health and Safety)are met while you handle materials and operate equipment.

  • Quality -Ensure all quality guidelines (Current Good Manufacturing Practices and Standard Operating Procedures) are followed during all manufacturing and cleaning processes.This includes documenting all batch, material, label, and in-process data with accuracy and neatness to meet FDA guidelines.Keep the finishing area and equipment clean and organized at all times.

  • Productivity – Operate work station to achieve production targets with minimal waste and downtime.Cross-train to achieve mastery of all work station operations, material handling/documentation, and equipment set-up/routine maintenance.

  • Leadership –Work within the team environment in a professional and respectful manner.Attend all meetings promptly and engage in their content.Lead or contribute to Factory Performance & Reliability projects that promote continuous improvement.

 

Education:

High School Diploma or Equivalent required

 

Experience:

At least 1 year of manufacturing experience preferred

 

Key Competencies:

  • Ability to read, write, and understand English.

  • Skill at adding/subtracting/multiplying/dividing with consistent accuracy.

  • Attention to detail and neat documentation.

  • Ability to lift repeatedly up to 50 lbs.

  • Ability to operate machinery safely.

  • Strong attendance record

  • To make safety the top priority in every interaction with co-workers, equipment, and materials.

  • To understand the quality specifications of each product and ensure they are met at your station.

  • To follow all quality guidelines (Current Good Manufacturing Practices and Standard Operating Procedures)

  • To willingly work within a team.

  • To produce units at a rate determined by the line speed, maintaining smooth and continuous production flow, so as to achieve the daily production goals.

  • To minimize waste of product and packaging by filling and packing each unit according to the Standard Operating Procedure.

  • To be flexible to swing to an alternate shift, work overtime, or work weekends when required.

  • To communicate with your team leader and fellow team members in a respectful way.

  • To listen in a non-defensive way when receiving feedback.

  • To be engaged in training and meetings.

  • Forklift experience preferred

  • Basic computer experience preferred

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Are you interested in working for Tom's of Maine? You can apply to work with us using this online application. Attach all relevant documents such as a cover letter and resume or CV. Applications received by e-mail are not considered in the selection process.

 

Become part of our team. We look forward to your application.

 

Equal Opportunity Employer
Colgate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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