Lawn & Garden, a CRH company, a division within Oldcastle APG, is one of the largest manufacturers of bagged and bulk decorative mulch, soil, stone, and limestone products in the nation with over 40 production facilities. We take pride in serving a diverse group of customers including independent garden centers, mass retailers, landscapers, contractors, and homeowners.
The Mulch Color Line Operator plays a key role in achieving company goals by monitoring inputs between the GEM system and colorant scale, following product specific recipes, changing color totes and making needed adjustments to ensure product meets company standards while working safely.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Set up Color Line for startup and changeover, assemble and operate the machine for production, and shut down equipment for clean up
Completion of production reports with good details: down times, paint usage, quality checks, etc.
Maintain a clean working area, disposing of waste, cleaning floor and around equipment.
Ensure product quality meets company standards by weighing product, monitor machine settings, complete line check forms, and communicate with other departments
Troubleshooting and problem solving when necessary
Assist with maintenance when needed
Communication with Loader Operator
Following all safety policies and procedures
Other duties as assigned
Requirements, Skills & Qualifications
High School Diploma or GED is preferred
Previous manufacturing experience is an asset
Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment while maintaining a dedication to quality and safety
Working as part of a team, often with minimal supervision, while maintaining a positive and respectful workplace
Abiding by company policies and procedures
Ability to use critical thinking and problem solving
Ability to use arithmetic to perform production related calculations
Previous experience operating a forklift and Skid-steer
Must be available for day and weekend shifts
Safety protection is required
Uniform will be provided
Exposure to some job-related hazards, including moving mechanical parts and heavy machinery, climbing small ladders, dirty environment, and heavy objects
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to speak or hear
Standing for extended periods of time
Must have the ability to lift and/or move up to 65 lbs. from the ground level.
Capability to perform physical activities that require considerable use of arms, legs, and your whole body - bending, crouching, climbing - using steps and ladders, pushing pulling, stooping and reaching
What CRH Americas Offers You
Highly competitive base pay
Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
Group retirement savings program
Health and wellness programs
A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion
About CRH Americas
CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America's largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.
Lawn & Garden, a CRH company, is a great place to grow! If you're up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH family!
CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.
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