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Plant Technician Job in Cincinnati, Ohio US

Plant Technician

The J.M. Smucker Company - Cincinnati, OH

Posted: 5/13/2020 - Expires: 6/12/2020

Job ID: 217804660

Job Description

The J.M. Smucker Company has a unique culture rooted in our Basic Beliefs, strengthened by Our Commitment to Each Other and perpetuated by the creation of an environment that leads to the continued growth of our employees.
     Inspired by more than 120 years of business success and five generations of family leadership, The J. M. Smucker Company makes food that people and pets love. The Company s portfolio of 40+ brands, which are found in 90 percent of U.S. homes and countless restaurants, includes iconic products consumers have always loved such as Folgers, Jif  and Milk-Bone  plus new favorites like Caf  Bustelo, Smucker s  Uncrustables  and Rachael Ray  Nutrish . Over the past two decades, the Company has grown rapidly by thoughtfully acquiring leading and emerging brands, while ensuring the business has a positive impact on its 7,000+ employees, the communities it is a part of and the planet. For more information about The J. M. Smucker Company, visit
     Technicians who are hired into the organization are expected to qualify on all of the skills required for a Technician Level I and, on an ongoing basis, perform these tasks consistent with the requirements of our skill based/multi-skill work system.
     * High School Graduate or equivalent
     * Citizen or Work Visa
     * Minimum age of 18
     * Two years of technical work experience
     * One year continued technical education/training beyond high school
     (Mechanical, Shop, Electrical, Computer, Design, Architect, etc.)
     * Completed four year college degree.
     * Operate high speed making, packing and other production related equipment
     * Operate essential material handling equipment (forklift, electric pallet jack, and hand trucks)
     * Perform the necessary physical activity for purposes of operating, maintaining, and troubleshooting equipment including:
     * Climbing stairs and ladders, standing on, and moving around on platforms, equipment and concrete floors
     * Twist or bend at the knees and back
     * Lift objects up to 50 pounds using proper lifting techniques
     * Stand and walk at minimum 70% of the time
     * Use basic hand tools and power tools such as wrenches, screwdrivers, pliers, hammers, drills, grinders, etc.
     * Troubleshoot and perform routine maintenance on basic equipment components
     * Develop and analyze data using basic skills in math and statistics
     * Operate a computer to input data, review data, and communicate via email
     * Make personal safety and safe operation a priority including:
     * Using required personal protective equipment
     * Following all safe practices
     * Using and understanding the various visual and audible alarms and signals for equipment startup, evacuations, fires, etc.
     * Participating in monthly safety audits
     * Communications (effective listening, giving and receiving feedback)
     * Time Management
     * Goal Setting
     * Priority Setting
     * Process improvement
The J. M. Smucker Company (the  Company ) is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  No person will be discriminated against in hiring or in any other aspect of their employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, transgender status, marital status, familial status, disability, genetic information, protected veteran/military status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.
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Job Summary

Employment Type:
Part Time Employee
Job type:
Federal Contractor
Skill Based Partner:
Education Level:
High school graduate
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
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Applied Math: 4
Graphic Literacy: 4
Workplace Documentation: 4