Jarden Corporation Machine Operator 5th Shift (12 Hour Days) - Yankee Candle in Whately, Massachusetts
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Machine Operator 5th Shift (12 hour days):
Hours: 2 Week Rotating Schedule, 5:45am - 6:00pm (2 on, 2 off, 3 on, 2 off, 2 on, 3 off)
J ob Summary :
Specific responsibilities include running equipment and troubleshooting, following schedules and calculating formulas, exercising good judgment to comply with instructions and standard procedures. Will need to be knowledgeable in using automated and manual equipment including: basic hand tools, temperature gauges, wax tanks, pumps, hoses and packaging equipment.
Previous machine operation experience in a manufacturing environment required for Machine Operator position.
Good analytical skills to troubleshoot and problem solve equipment.
Expectation to produce product at specific rates for each piece of machinery while maintaining quality standards.
Ability to exert physical effort up to 40% of the time for weights up to 60 lbs.
Be an effective team player, as well as have the ability to work independently.
A good working knowledge of basic arithmetic and the ability to calculate percentages.
Strong attention to detail a must.
Basic knowledge of computers a plus.
Flexibility in work schedule is also required for possible overtime, work on holidays, weekends and extended hours with minimal notice and as required by operational need.
This position is subject to a criminal background check and potentially and an education verification as part of the application process. At the time of interview, internal and external applicants will be required to sign a release authorizing the company to conduct criminal background check and/or education verification.
We are an e-Verify employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status
About Yankee Candle
Yankee Candle is a leading designer, manufacturer, wholesaler and retailer of premium scented candles, based on sales. Yankee Candle participates in the $25 billion global candle and home fragrance market. Yankee Candle has a 46-year history of offering distinctive products and marketing them as affordable luxuries and consumable gifts. Yankee Candle sells its products through a North American wholesale customer network of approximately 35,000 store locations, a growing base of Yankee Candle owned and operated retail stores, direct mail catalogs, and its Internet website (www.yankeecandle.com). Outside of North America, Yankee Candle sells its products primarily through an international wholesale customer network of over 6,000 store locations and distributors covering over 50 countries on a combined basis.
Yankee Candle is subsidiary of Newell Brands
Yankee Candle is part of Newell Brands, a global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate®, Sharpie®, Dymo®, EXPO®, Parker®, Elmer’s®, Coleman®, Jostens®, Marmot®, Rawlings®, Irwin®, Lenox®, Oster®, Sunbeam®, FoodSaver®, Mr. Coffee®, Rubbermaid Commercial Products®, Graco®, Baby Jogger®, NUK®, Calphalon®, Rubbermaid®, Contigo®, First Alert®, Waddington and Yankee Candle®. Driven by a sharp focus on the consumer, leading investment in innovation and brands, and a performance-driven culture, Newell Brands helps consumers achieve more where they live, learn, work and play.
Equal Employment Opportunity
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.
COMPANY: The Yankee Candle Company, Inc
Requisition Id: 110898
Location: MA - Whately